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A Painterly Tour of a Venice Palazzo

If you’re on Instagram, chances are good that you saw the explosion of the Waterlogue app the past week which converts photos into digital watercolors. As you can see by this video I posted, I went a little crazy with it in Venice (mostly while I was up with jet lag). As much as I love watercolors… Read more »

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Room Love: Cathedral-Like Library

An historic building re-imagined as a sleek, modern hotel gets me every time but especially when a tome-filled library is its centerpiece. This is the library/lounge of the new B2 Boutique Hotel in Zurich housed in a former brewery and it holds over 30,000 books!  My jaw dropped when I saw the extra high ceiling,… Read more »

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Hotel Picks From The Right Bank: Ett Hem Hotel Revisited

I already blogged about Stockholm’s Ett Hem Hotel back in August 2012 but recently came across some new photos and just had to share them with you because they are drop. Dead. Gorgeous. In case you missed the first post, the interior was designed by Ilse Crawford who is one of my favorite, favorite designers. Of all… Read more »