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15 Colorful Birds to Inspire Your Next Project

  Funny how inspiration can strike from unexpected places — lately I’ve been particularly inspired by colorful birds.  (If you have major bird anxiety, then skip this post.) I know absolutely NOTHING about birds generally, but I am immensely intrigued by their stunning and sometimes unexpected color combinations. A few weeks ago my sister in law
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Studio Sketchpad: Vol 2

This week’s sketchpad is a mishmash of pretty things as we head into spring. So many great creatives out there making their mark on the world. I’ve long been a fan of The Mrs. Box – there’s just something about the tiny velvet boxes in a dizzying array of candy colors, not to mention the pretty baubles
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One Room Challenge: Living Room // Week 2

Week 2 of the spring One Room Challenge is here! (Welcome to any new readers. I’m Rachel & I’ve never met a color I didn’t love. I’m a graphic designer with a serious love for interiors.)  I’m sure a lot of you are already familiar with the One Room Challenge™, but here’s a quick explanation
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Studio Sketchpad: Vol 1

Sometimes I run across some fun things that don’t necessarily deserve an entire post. So here’s a wee roundup of some of my favorite things right now. Those marbled Easter eggs from Target are my faaaaaavorite (said in Oprah voice). I want errrthang from Mara Hoffman‘s collection for spring. SO GOOD. Those swimsuits! This skirt! Jane
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