Project Decorate: California Cool With Sarah Swanson

Blogger Sarah Swanson's interior design style is clean, structured and filled with Northern California sensibilities. Even her new home, which is often the subject matter on her site, was influenced by Napa Valley.
Click through to learn more about Swanson's simple aesthetic and artistic talents (hint: She's on Etsy!).
  • Riding the Waves
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    "Where do you go for inspiration?
    SS: I love Pinterest! Scrolling through new and constantly updated pins from a small collection of great pinners is always inspiring." — @polyvore-editorial
    To make the most of a stunning setting high above the Pacific Ocean, a couple put a fresh California spin on the ideal of Mediterranean seaside living
  • Wickham Bed
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    "What home product would you love to own?
    SS: I'm crushing on the Wickham bed from Serena & Lily!" — @polyvore-editorial
    Our modern sleigh combines an understated silhouette with sink-in comfort.
  • a perfect gray
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    "What is one trick of the trade that everyone should know?
    SS: Layer! Homes need to feel like you've added and collected pieces over time!" — @polyvore-editorial
  • By the Beach
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    "Favorite upcoming trends for 2014?
    SS: [I like] great textures, natural elements, monochromatic spaces, rooms with great function as well as gorgeous design, white kitchens, touches of industrial elements in lighting and storage, and the color greige." — @polyvore-editorial
  • Serena & Lily Miramar Sofa - Slipcovered
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    "What's one item every household should invest in?
    SS: The core. Once you have your key furniture pieces, you'll be able to add and change accessories as your design tastes change. Investing in classic and timeless core pieces is the best." — @polyvore-editorial
    Our Miramar Sofa achieves that magical combination of curl-up comfort and structure that holds its shape. The look is casual, beachy and effortlessly chic. Working closely with our manufacturer, we custom-tailored every last detail' from a seat that's just deep and cushy enough to perfectly proportioned roll arms and elegant turned-wood legs. Design Specifications: Meticulously crafted with a kiln-dried solid hardwood frame for lasting durability. Hardwood frame is corner blocked for stability, a construction technique reserved for the finest furniture. Five 23” square back pillows filled with 10/90 grey duck down/feathers for cozy comfort. Beneath the slipcover, the sofa is upholstered in smooth muslin. Pillow and seat cushion slipcovers are removable for dry cleaning. Seat cushions made of down-wrapped, soy-based foam with coil springs embedded in the foam core for firm, long-lasting comfort. Customize the look with our signature fabrics' available exclusively through Serena & Lily. Slipcovers also sold separately. Choose a Natural, Dark Walnut or White hand-applied finish for the legs. Also available upholstered. Made in the USA.

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Wrote three years ago
lovely :)


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