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10 Ideabooks by Brandi
Guest Picks: The Night Sky
When I was young, I always wanted to cover my ceiling with glow-in-the-dark stars. I thought they would be perfect to count on sleepless nights. While I grew out of that style, I never lost my love for the night sky. Stargazing is particularly beautiful...
Guest Picks: Myths and Fairytales
This curated collection of pieces adds little reminders of the myths and fairytales with which we grew up. From Little Red Riding Hood and Snow White to the ancient Greek myths, these objects are inspired by those stories. Scattered about your home, they...
The New Simplicity: Today's Style for Food and Home
A very rustic, organic style of food photography and styling has taken hold in the last few years. The pristine food photographs that previously graced the pages of magazines have been replaced with in-progress meals and simple dishes that highlight the...
Street Inspired: Zen Meets Pink and Chrome
What happens when street art inspires a dining room? I've been asking myself that question since I first snapped this Brooklyn scene.
Ombre Cake Colors for Your Home
As the ombre color trend caught on, cakes were the first things that caught my eye. In the past year, the trend has spread like wildfire: ombre dresses, ombre hair, and ombre in interior design. These pieces and rooms play with light and dark in a new...
Guest Picks: A Cabinet of Curiosities
Cabinets of curiosities first appeared in the 16th century and became popular as men and women explored the world, discovering great wonders along the way. Part natural, part man-made, part fantastical, the collections were meant to awe, shock and impress....
Guest Picks: A Creative's Desk
When I was little, I loved back-to-school shopping: the smell of a new box of crayons, placing my pencils and erasers in the perfect pouch, filling each binder with enough paper and dividers to ensure my scholastic success. While I'm no longer going back...
Guest Picks: A Late Summer Picnic
The summer days always sweep by faster than we'd like them to. I've started to make a "must do before summer ends" list, and a picnic is at the top of my list. I doubly love that a picnic is ideal for early fall too. This ideabook is full of the necessities...
Guest Picks: Summer Dining Essentials
There's really nothing like a summer party, especially if it's held outdoors under the stars. Over the years, I've found that a few items are indispensable to help get through those summer meals in style. With these basics in hand, you can easily transform...
Guest Picks: Creating Space In a Small Apartment
One of the biggest problems to tackle when moving into an apartment in the New York City area is the small space. Cabinet space is often non-existent, and for a cook/baker like me, that's a real issue. Here are some ways I plan on dealing with it. —...