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kimberly barr interior design & urban loft window treatments

Hi…welcome to my new blog series…Interior Design Collaborations: Philadelphia and the Main Line! I will be featuring the interior designers that I collaborate with at Urban Loft Window Treatments. I meet with my own private clients but a third of my business is collaborating with designers and architects. It has[ read more ]

By, Claudia
February 19, 2017
treasure trove

Well hello there! I have been busy doing all kinds of cool things over the past few months…i have an amazing new interior design job in Philadelphia and i am planning on moving to center city as soon as my beloved StoneHouse sells. Lots of great design projects in the[ read more ]

By, Claudia
February 19, 2013
i gotta have…

this a-mazing Japanese towel…by Rikumo via Remodelista…   these luxurious {linen} bed linens by Cisco Home…   these Warby Parker sunnies…for every pair they sell, they give a pair to someone in need…my kind of company…    these beauties by OTBT via endless.com… this necklace for my cool guy…by Scosha…  [ read more ]

By, Claudia
March 7, 2012
Filed Under: Decor, Design, Handmade, Home, Indie, Lifestyle
hard graft

I am crazy for nice leather goods, just crazy…and this company exemplifies why…seriously, need I say more? Hard Graft is an old English term meaning real hard work…move over, honey, I’m in loVe! xocc ♥

By, Claudia
March 6, 2012
olga guanabara

Another Brooklyn gem, this company is all about the handmade, return of the craft & one-of-a-kinds.  Olga is actually a dog, the gorgeous chocolate lab that you see in the photos, and then there’s the humans behind the operation, Brazilian-born Richard and Renato. Some of their beautifully hand-crafted goods… Olga[ read more ]

By, Claudia
June 30, 2011
{primele paperlove —> fawnsberg friday}

Recently debuted at the National Stationery Show, Patricia & Rachel, the sisters of Primele, bring us their new paper line FAWNSBERG… letter sets… stamps…i love Patricia’s handwriting and have one of her stamps as well… here’s mine… accessories… You can shop either here at Fawnsberg or here at Primele on[ read more ]

By, Claudia
June 24, 2011
I gotta have…special guest post edition by design shuffle

Welcome back to me after a crazy week full of graduations and celebrations.  Today I am pleased to introduce Susi from the awesome Design Shuffle and also welcome YOU to StonehouseLove’s very first guest… Hi all! I’m Susi and I write as a guest blogger for DesignShuffle.com, a fabulous social[ read more ]

By, Claudia
June 17, 2011
i gotta have…

1. THE DECORATED SHED as my dreamhouse, dream job & with my dream sink! All I can say to this is OH MY G-D… Thanks to my friend Philly TV producer Aliza Rosen (also of Momguistics, check out her blog here) for thinking of me when she saw this Pennsylvania[ read more ]

By, Claudia
June 9, 2011
i gotta have…

a.b.k Custom Leather Craft…Brooklyn-based leather craftswoman Alya B. Kazakevich produces this incredible line…talent, beauty and nostalgia abound… {all images from a.b.k and photography by Ani Berberian} Particularly nostalgic for me since my grandfather was a hide dealer in South America and I remember distinctly visiting his factory as a child and[ read more ]

By, Claudia
May 25, 2011
folkspirit

This past weekend i was exploring on etsy a little bit and i came across this wonderful seller…an herbalist named Elecia and her etsy store Folkspirit:     {all images via etsy shop folkspirit} This amber glass necklace is lovely…i might have to go here soon…you should too…have a great[ read more ]

By, Claudia
May 23, 2011
Filed Under: Handmade, Indie, Lifestyle
hey little diddle online store now open!

Hi everyone…I’m incredibly excited to announce that my online boutique, Hey Little Diddle is now LIVE!  It has taken the collaboration of many people to get to this point and I want to thank Tabitha Emma, my graphic designer, and Robot Jamie, the graphic designer who coded my store, for[ read more ]

By, Claudia
May 13, 2011
i gotta have…

1.  these looks from Rabens Solaner…this brand from Copenhagen single-handedly defines my style…i’m forever committed…   2.  these clogs from Fiorentini & Baker…totally digging this color… 3.  this print by Alicia Bock via Talia Audenart’ Pinterest because love keeps me grounded (ha)…and makes me feel better when i’m in a bad[ read more ]

By, Claudia
May 4, 2011
hey little diddle is coming back…

Hey Little Diddle is the name of my bricks and mortar store that i co-owned and operated with my sister, interior architect Maria Lucoff, for 13 years…boy, did we have some fun times together curating our beloved collections. After taking a break to focus on my career as an interior[ read more ]

By, Claudia
April 14, 2011
i gotta have…

1.  Zilalila’s sustainable, fair trade Nest lounge pillows…discovered via &Pompoon via Bloesem Blog…   2.  Misha Lulu, a brand inspired by the founders’ latin american heritage…and i love new york too… 3.  this greenwich village flat, speaking of new york, via skona hem… 4.  Milan via the Satorialist…undeniably chic… 5.[ read more ]

By, Claudia
April 13, 2011
suzanna scott’s mixed media

I’m in loVe with mixed media art…i first saw sushipot’s flickr photostream on Poppytalk and then i found Suzanna Scott ‘s work… amazing, right? I know it…enjoy…xocc ♥

By, Claudia
April 7, 2011
i gotta have…

1. these beautiful rings by Satomi Jewelry via White Tapestry (isn’t that the best name for a blog?)… Satomi Kawakita is a New York City-based jewelry designer and professional diamond setter. She was born and raised in Japan, not surprising as my experience with the Japanese is that they possess[ read more ]

By, Claudia
March 16, 2011
i gotta have…

1.  Jenifer Altman’s book Feather & Bone…available via her small indie publishing company, Fieryeyed Books click here to pre-order your copy…i admire the beautiful work of this Brooklyn photographer, writer and editor…it’s like a dream… image via Jen Altman’s beautiful blog, Nectar & Light 2.  this duo from shop bop…loVe[ read more ]

By, Claudia
February 23, 2011
judy kaufmann

Hi! Hope your long weekend was enjoyable…today i want to introduce you to Judy Kaufmann, designer and illustrator, originally from Chile but now living in Barcelona, one of my favorite European cities. I was fortunate to discover her work thanks to judy herself emailing me to tell me how much[ read more ]

By, Claudia
February 21, 2011
i gotta have…

Ella for spring 2011…my fave… ella moss. more time to devour the new shelter mag, High Gloss…love the thick stone slab and the modified farmhouse sink in this kitchen shot… this lovely dining room with all its rustic charm… this retail space…clean and bright… and this kitchen and its unique[ read more ]

By, Claudia
February 17, 2011
blog watch: ez does it…

image via paper cake finds. Her name is Ez (pronounced ee-zee) Pudewa and she is the creator of Creature Comforts, her inspirational haven.  Fashion designer, photographer, magazine editor, mom and one of the best diy-ers I’ve ever seen are among her numerous talents.  When I first founded my blog less[ read more ]

By, Claudia
February 7, 2011
i gotta have…

spring soon… ffffound. …but not until  after Alt Summit in wintery Utah…14 days and counting… …and the lovely speakers are…click here to meet them! …this dimpled glassware…just ordered the aqua ones, yes, i did… west elm. …this vintage jacket… urban weeds. …this hobo bag… scabby robot. …this cool print… sfgirlbybay. …lessons[ read more ]

By, Claudia
January 5, 2011
shanna murray

Lots of you know not only her name but recognize her distinctive, beautiful handwriting…it connotes handmade, indie & cool and for as long as i can remember, i have been struck by people’s handwriting–unveils a side of our personality don’t you think…just lovely… Shanna says it best… “I believe in[ read more ]

By, Claudia
December 10, 2010