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Saturday, June 30, 2012

Indoor Garden

Each Spring/Summer, I get the itch to start my own garden.  Because it seems like we are always about to move (this fall will be #9 in six years), it's just never been the right time.  Maybe your issue is more about limited outdoor space than a transient lifestyle, either way I find these images so inspiring to bring the outdoors inside.  Whether it's a couple plants or a wall full of plants, they add so much to a space.   Ps. What do you guys think about this glass bedroom?  Love or hate?
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Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Bar Cart Love

(Pssst.....I'm over HERE today)
Minus special occasions, I have never been one for wine/mixed drinks.  In the back of my mind I secretly cringe at drinking my calories (alcoholic or nonalcoholic).....I would rather splurge on something sweet.  But during my pregnancy I did crave some Disaronno.  So, Red and I bought some to have on hand as a celebratory cocktail after Reese was born.  That brings me to today's post......I love a good bar cart.  There is something so timeless and hospitable about a bar cart.  Enough Said:
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This one might be my favorite......it's a vintage nightstand turned bar cart.  
Saturday, June 9, 2012

Awesome Giveaway from CoMod!

By now you know of my love for all things mid-century......so it would make sense that CoMod is one of my favorite etsy shops.  Josh is generously giving away this clock to the winner of today's giveaway!  This is a $110 value guys, be sure to check out CoMod here, it's full of amazing finds.
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The giveaway starts today and will end Sunday the 17th, winner will be announced Monday the 18th.  (I'm giving myself a week off from the blog to "hopefully" have this child:)
1.  To enter this giveaway you must be a public follower of RestlessOasis....and leave a comment!  
2.  For a second entry, post about the giveaway (with a link) on FB and leave another comment 3.  For a third entry, pin the giveaway and leave a comment with a link 
4.  For a fourth entry, like Comod on FB  
5.  For the fifth entry- tweet, blog about it.....choose whatever media outlet you want and leave another comment.   
* There can be up to five entries per person, and there must be a separate comment for each entry (otherwise it will only count for one)!  Good luck, and see you in a week! 

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Here are some of my other favorites from CoMod.........I love that Josh's Eames rockers are restored and put on a new base.  How cool.  

a vintage Seattle map
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Small Bathrooms, Big Statement

First of all, I'm being featured over at Apartment Therapy today here.....thanks to everyone for all the kind comments.  Whether you've been around for a while, or found RestlessOasis via my recent features in Knock off Decor /Apartment Therapy, I hope you decide to stay a while.  I would love to hear from you! Secondly, (besides the pending birth of our baby...HA),  wallpapered bathrooms have been on my mind lately.  Specifically- I love a small bathroom with wallpaper.    So often, many of us don't know what to do with a such a small space....and end up not doing anything at all (right?).  I love how these rooms are celebrated and beautiful without being overstyled.  Insert big impact wallpaper.
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via pinterest (if anyone knows the source, please let me know! )