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Gina’s Summer Wine Picks

Rosé may be taking the summer season by storm for many, and while it's one of our favorite wines, it's not the only one you should indulge in all season long. Ahead, our owner, Gina Leto Gay, gives you the lowdown on her favorite summer wines, her tips on where you can score the best [...]

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Bungalow Designer Spotlight: Minna Hildebrandt and The Inspiration Behind Her Latest Collection

For our Designer Spotlight series, we get insight on how our portfolio of designers brought their brands to life. Each designer has a unique aesthetic and story that draws us to their product even more. This month, we’re highlighting Bungalow, an interior design company based in Denmark with a passion for hand block-printed textiles and [...]

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Best of Esthetic Living: June 2017

From decorating with beautiful summer colors to making summer drinks and dishes, we've been having an amazing summer season so far, and we hope you are too! Now we're gearing up to celebrate the 4th of July, but before that, we're recapping our posts for the month of June! Check them out below and let [...]

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Decorating with Brass Décor: 5 Items That Will Add a Rich Feeling to Your Home

Decorating your home with quality and luxurious décor doesn’t always have to break the bank. Incorporating metals like gold and silver add an elegant and expensive touch to your home, however, we have another favorite that does the same trick. Enter, brass decor. Many designers and interior decorators are infusing brass décor into homes, using [...]

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How To Invite Neutral Décor Into Your Home

While many of us get excited by the look of a colorful space, there’s nothing like the feeling a palette of neutral tones offer. Neutral colors like white, gray, and beige are just a few of the earth tones we admire and like to invite into our homes. Below we’re highlighting three décor items in [...]

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5 Summer Décor Items to Revamp Your Home This Season

We’re so happy that it’s officially summer! This is the season we look forward to updating our décor with fun prints and bright colors and we’re sure you are too! Below we’ve rounded up five our favorite home decor items that are perfect for decorating your home during the summer season.Revamp Your Space with These [...]

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How to Style Napkins Two Easy Ways this Season

In our book, napkins are a kitchen essential. They’re one of those décor items that has multiple uses even beyond the kitchen area. Napkins can also be used for special occasion table setting in a number of ways. We’re highlighting two of our most favorite ways to elegantly style napkins for your special events or [...]

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How to Decorate with Blue: 5 Simple Ways to Add This Classic Color to Your Home with Décor

This month we’re feeling the blues and we don’t mean that in a despondent way. We’re obsessed with the way blue hues can make a room and your mood feel calm and harmonious. We also love the way this classic color adds a cool effect to a rather warm design or color palette. Blues can [...]

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French Apéro: 4 Cocktails to Have Before Dinner This Summer

Fancy cocktails are not a French thing. While the French like their apéritif, they like to keep it simple and there are a few staples that take them through the summer and outdoor dining season. Keeping it simple, they will serve with olives, nuts and some ‘charcuterie”. Santé! (Cheers in French) or Tchin-Tchin! (more informal). To [...]

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Quiche Lorraine Recipe: How to Make This Traditional French Dish

Having a French husband, quiche is a bit of a dietary requirement in our house and, as the kids love it as well, I tend to make it a few times throughout the year.A freshly baked quiche, a green salad and a nice bottle of wine make one of the best relaxing meals to be [...]

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