Stylists
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
Modern Window Treatments Philadelphia

Networking on the web is amazing…the doors that it opens and the people that you meet!  I just joined Thumbtack and got my first lead…a client I would not have otherwise met.  One simply can’t argue with that…here’s a peak at my profile… Call me if you live in the[ read more ]

By, Claudia
January 18, 2014
urban loft window treatments philadelphia

Okay dokey…I am thrilled to introduce my latest venture…URBAN LOFT WINDOW TREATMENTS!  I am focusing on drapery design using beautiful fabrics and Hunter Douglas blinds, shades, and shutters, all at value pricing since I am doing this myself and keeping it small (except for the installation, mind you, oh and[ read more ]

By, Claudia
September 7, 2013
i gotta have…

1. an EDDIE BORGO for J.Crew necklace…the fringed mesh one…     2.  SAMBAG snakeskin ballet flats, love this style shoe…comfy yet stylish…i call it the ‘you can walk all over Manhattan shoe with no pain’ which is worth every penny… {i think i first saw this brand on Melissa[ read more ]

By, Claudia
June 22, 2011
convoy conundrum

i love Convoy Tumblr.  i have not confirmed its editor (i think it’s a guy) but i do really really love it.  i think that when others’ photos are used…the photographer, stylist, owner etc. should be credited absolutely and i always do so with a linkback whenever possible. that’s the[ read more ]

By, Claudia
June 7, 2011
i gotta have…

1. Neëst…ok, I’m torn…torn between my beloved vintage-inspired pattern-y, layer-y, colorful, cottage-y, handmade aesthetic and the natural, organic, linen-y, woodsy, pure, calming, muted, hand-crafted aesthetic.  I am passionate about both…i love these shops… not a big surprise that we had an organic baby section at Hey Little Diddle and i’m[ read more ]

By, Claudia
May 18, 2011
i gotta have…

1. Eva & Gentry Dayton’s beautifully designed room in their East Side flat in NYC…via Living Etc., June 2011   2. this vintage-y print by photographer Chrissie White   3. this look 56 from custommade’s spring collection…loving the billowy top… 4. these lamps by Matthew Appleby available here, photo via[ read more ]

By, Claudia
May 11, 2011
interiors to love…by laure joliet

photography by Laure Joliet Happy Monday…getting nice out there…today’s interiors are by Laure Joliet, LA-based photographer & decorator, whose work has recently been featured in Anthology and Rue…she also writes for Apartment Therapy…check out her blog, At Home At Home, for some more lovely inspiration…busy with clients today…have a great[ read more ]

By, Claudia
May 9, 2011
papier mache, je t’aime…

Papier Mache is one of my very fave kids’ fashion magazines…the styling, photography and layouts are insane…it speaks to me every time, endlessly inspiring…   Have a great thursday…going out with my son for his last-minute prom needs…can’t believe he’s graduating and that he’s 18…i love my boy, so proud[ read more ]

By, Claudia
May 5, 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
decorate by holly becker

Ahhh, i finally made it out to Wayne to get my copy of Holly Becker’s Decorate at Anthropologie.  You probably already know this but Holly is the author of the beautiful & popular design blog Decor8, one of the first blogs i discovered about a year ago which got me[ read more ]

By, Claudia
April 28, 2011
Rachel Ashwell

After a break and a little company reorganization, Rachel Ashwell is back with her Couture line, exclusively available via her 3 stores in London, New York & Santa Monica. We used to be one of her stockists at Hey Little Diddle when she did wholesale, and now you can also get[ read more ]

By, Claudia
April 22, 2011
heading to park slope!

Hello, hope you had a great weekend. It’s spring break this week and I’m heading to Manhattan and Park Slope with my 14-year-old son and his friend…excited to tour the neighborhood that New York Magazine named the “most livable neighborhood in New York.” I already got restaurant tips from my[ read more ]

By, Claudia
April 18, 2011
flickr friday

Abby Powell A collaboration: Victoria Smith & Alysia Cotter Ez Pudewa     Have a great weekend, sweet readers, and thank you! xocc ♥

By, Claudia
April 8, 2011
i gotta have…

one thing and one thing only this week… HeyHome …oh my, my heart is pumping really fast at the sight of these incredibly fantastic interior shots…i had seen her name numerous times as the one of the photographers on the Bolig Magasinet site but i had never clicked to see[ read more ]

By, Claudia
April 6, 2011
Ruche

Hello! 2 things are going on with me today…hard at work trying to catch up on client work and i need some new jeans.  Although i always have fantasies that I am going to wear more dresses and skirts, i’m really a jeans girl…i love dresses, yes, but i love[ read more ]

By, Claudia
April 5, 2011
vintage travel

Isn’t this one of the best things you have ever seen? LoVe! Katherineophoto’s flickr via punkystyle. Lots to do today…buying cool stuff for my Hey Little Diddle store, coming soon on big cartel…working hard getting it ready…have a happy tuesday….brrrr…i need one of these sweaters, where’s spring? xocc ♥    

By, Claudia
March 29, 2011
bonnie tsang

Bonnie Tsang.  She’s a lifestyle and wedding photographer in LA, New York and worldwide.  A really good one.  I was drawn to her first on Pinterest, then to her musings on twitter and then i found her blogs…she is so prolific that i don’t even know where to begin… weddings…[ read more ]

By, Claudia
March 28, 2011
flickr faves

Happy Friday! Nina Krizak. Jana Souza. Sasha Bell. these last 2 images are mine taken with my new iphone app instagram.  That door is inspiring me to do a door series around historic philadelphia & the main line… Have a great weekend! xocc ♥

By, Claudia
March 25, 2011
Filed Under: Photography, Stylists
i gotta have…

1.  These crystal bottles from Anthropologie via Rue Magazine… photography by Sarah & Chris Rhoads & prop styling by Meagan Camp. 2.  This outdoor furniture from Restoration…so i can lounge on my new PA bluestone patio…   3.  This trench from ALLSAINTS…     4.  These succulent oysters… images via[ read more ]

By, Claudia
March 24, 2011
let’s toast to spring!

Ahhh loving these looks by Toast…hello spring…nice to see you again, finally… getting excited for spring and especially summer and my honeymoon to Barcelona! Have a great monday…xocc ♣ ~all images via Toast Catalogue~  

By, Claudia
March 21, 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
welcome home lonny mag

Lonny Mag (and lots of other fantastic online mags) has changed me waiting in my foyer for my mailman to come. Now I wait at my MAC for the new issues to go live (i love the internet) which is very convenient since 2-3 days a week I’m there anyway[ read more ]

By, Claudia
March 15, 2011
janis nicolay’s camp

Happy Friday…spring is inching closer (now in the chilly 50s in Philly) but at least it’s not frigid and windy…here is some pretty spring inspiration from Janis Nicolay’s portfolio and Etsy shop…she’s an interiors and lifestyle photographer in Vancouver… from her poppy series… chinatown… pretty pinks… You can buy these images[ read more ]

By, Claudia
March 11, 2011
i gotta have…

1.  my Warby Parker samples in the mail stat…first saw these featured on Sweet Thing Blog (awesome blog btw) which I found through Caitlin of Sacramento Street (i love the web) and i will love my $95 glasses (including prescription) don’t know how they do it for that price but i[ read more ]

By, Claudia
March 9, 2011