Totally Stealing This Idea Next Time I Design A Key Store.

How cute is this display I happened upon at Stripe in Santa Cruz? I never knew keys could be so cool. Before this, they were just things I lost all the time. Just kidding. I’m way too Type-A to lose things. Except, on occasion, my marbles and temper.

The store is a little gem in an otherwise standard downtown shopping area. And my friend’s awesome book practically slapped me in the face on my way in. That is Lizzie Garrett Mettler’s “Tomboy Style” and it’s a supercool read. Buy it now.

Let’s talk about all the detail in the dressing room…a “Ring For Service” cowbell? Vintage postcard wallpapered ceiling? Soothing green tone that cushioned the blow when I tried on those jeans that made my ass look big(ger)? Yes, please.

Well done, Santa Cruz. Well done.

Julie Townsend Maigret is a Los Angeles-based interior designer focused on creating distinct, modern, livable spaces for her clients. She started her business in 2007 after attending UCLA’s interior design program. She has since developed a portfolio of thoughtful, comfortable, and often quirky residential and commercial interiors.

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in Favorite Finds

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Instagram Feed
This seems like a happy photo, but in reality these guys are bathed in the eerie light the Malibu area fires are casting. So very sad for all the humans, pets & wild animals affected. Devastating.
#TheForce is strong in this one. #jedidog
It’s me bitches?
You guys. The guest room redo is complete. Come visit. ✈️🚗🚲🛶🚁🚤⛵️🚢
16.5 years in & I still get giddy seeing the ring on his finger showing that he’s mine.
She leaves me no choice but to make the bed around her. She might be the 2nd most obstinate Maigret in our household. Let’s see if Suspect #1 catches this slight. 😬
Experienced the delight of seeing her emerge from her cocoon - see attached video. Maybe I wasn’t supposed to interfere (sorry, Nature), but when I saw her on her back with nothing to help upright her (which was technically my fault since I had unwittingly removed said cocoon from our pool float, where it was attached in an upright position. Sorry again, Nature) I offered a little twig, which she grabbed on to. I kept checking on her (stalking) as she hung out on the twig for a very long time. Then I checked & she had flown away (without so much as a Thank You, btw), leaving me a bit empty. #butterfly #cocoon #butterflyemerging #naturephotography #emptynest #emptynesters
The Landers’ Cocktail Game is STRONG, people. #cocktails #oldschool #mcm
Champion of Handsomeness.
Love these little dog-themed patches I saw at Race For The Rescues this am. Yes, #RESCUED is the BEST breed. 💪 #diy #crafting
It’s a stunner of an evening here in Los Angeles. #LAsky #LAskies #loveLA
These eyes.
UM, YEAH - I DIDN’T KNOW THEY DID THIS, EITHER 🧐😳😍
Once i got past Skid Row, which was gutting, this am’s visit to the LA Flower Mart was super inspiring. #platner
Swooning over #Modernica ‘s new planters - reactive blue + walnut plinth makes it extra 👌.
Supamodel. #chiweenielove
Sydney, smiling.
Power Stance. 📸 : @ashbudd 😍 #losalamos #winecountry #nililotan
%d bloggers like this: