Travel

Tyrrhenian Sea, Aeolian Islands, Panarea, Italian isle
Italy’s Aeolian Islands, an archipelago of seven small islands located north of Sicily and south of the Amalfi Coast, deserve a spot on your list of dreamy, must-visit destinations. Hotel Raya’s Greek-style architecture climbs the steep hillside overlooking Panarea. Photo by Don Skypeck.
Need a dreamy getaway that’s as easy to reach as it is to relish? Yeah, so do we. A Santa Barbara vacation is the perfect warm-weather retreat. Sure, epic summer vacations filled with ambitious itineraries, exciting excursions and endless town-hopping in distant lands...
Planning a weekend getaway this holiday season? A garden-focused escape might seem an untimely choice, but the verdant Bloedel Reserve located on Bainbridge Island—just a 35-minute ferry ride from Seattle, Washington—will change your mind. The 150-acre forest reserve and public gardens are a living tapestry of meadows, water features,...
There is one simple rule when determining your tropical packing essentials: keep it light and laid back. 1. Freenote Cloth Hawaiian men’s shirt, $200, The Stockist, SLC 2. Raen Optics Raleigh men’s sunglasses, $185, The Stockist, SLC 3. The Weekender bag, $200, Fawn Design, fawndesign.com 4. Addie women’s straw hat, $54, GIGI PIP, SLC 5....
Need to get away? At the corner of Belize's Caribbean Coast, laid-back Placencia offers an offbeat escape with lots (or little) to do. Your choice.  If visiting the world’s second largest coral reef wasn’t reason enough to jump on a plane to Belize, then staying in Placencia—“Pleasant Point”—clinched the deal....
  While Phoenix in general remains best known for retirees and snow birds, a new generation is taking up residence in the area, drawn there not for golfing but for art, architecture and design. EXPLORE  
Feature image by Rich Martello. I recently returned from a wonderful anniversary trip to attend the International Balloon Festival, and I'm already planning my next visit.  In Octobers, Albuquerque, NM transforms into the ultimate weekend getaway destination. Sight-See There's lots to see on a stop in Albuquerque, but to get the true...
Autumn is the perfect time to head south to scenic Sedona, where mild temps, red rock hikes and a laid-back, artsy vibe put this northern Arizona town on this season’s hit list. EXPLORE Sedona’s scenery is extraordinary. Megawatt red-rock buttes including Cathedral Rock, Courthouse Butte and Bell Rock draw hikers and...
The rising tiny house movement has peaked everyone's curiosity. What is it? Why are people doing it? How does it even work, living in so small a space? Many are interested in minimizing, like those in the tiny house movement, but aren't quite ready to commit to downsizing. For...
From the moment you step off the ferry, in your head, you’re already on the beach, strolling along the harbor and savoring seafood. On this SoCal island, there are many ways to escape. Wrigley Memorial and Botanical Garden A short stroll up Avalon canyon is a beautifully curated 38-acre desert garden...

It's #StylemakersSaturday! 🖤⁠

As Utah’s premier to-the-trade design showroom, @curatetothetrade champions the design community.⁠

“We have an abundance of curated resources that designers can access to find inspiration including finish samples, fabric swatches, one-of-a-kind accessories and more. And it’s all here exclusively for designers.” — Owner Allison Parkinson⁠

Learn more about @curatetothetrade by following them or by clicking the link in our bio!⁠
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Let's fly away! ✈️⁠

Today on the blog, @scot.zimmerman turns his Holiday travel plans into a virtual exploration of the new Salt Lake International Airport. More photos are at the link in our bio!
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Today on the blog, we talked with @meaganlarsen about her career origins, favorite projects and the process of getting breathtaking photos like this one. 🏡🖤⁠

Read the full interview at the link in our bio!⁠
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Wood-planked ceilings, a fireplace dressed up with classic wallpaper and a built-in window seat—every element of this great room brings the cozy, charming and creative.⁠

Explore the whole home tour at the link in our bio! 🖤⁠
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It's time for another #StylemakersSaturday! 🖤⁠

@ezraleedesignbuild is an innovative firm that offers architecture, construction and interior design all under the same roof. As an all-in-one firm, this team designs spaces that are easy to live and work in. ⁠

“I like to think like a chef. A good chef never gives away his recipes—just because someone has the same ingredients as you do, doesn't mean they can produce the same result." —Landon Taylor, Head of Interior Design ⁠

Learn more about @ezraleedesignbuild by following their page or checking out the link in our bio!

Photo by @meaganlarsen
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We're back with more #StylemakersSaturday!⁠

For @gatehouseno1 co-owners Stephanie and Doug Holdaway, the motto “Stay true to you” dictates every interior design project they approach. ⁠

Stephanie's guiding principle: “Great design happens when spaces are created to reflect and satisfy your specific needs and unique taste.”⁠

Learn more about Gatehouse No. 1 by following @gatehouseno1 or clicking the link in our bio! 🖤
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Living walls, red rock murals and blown-glass ceilings: the new @adobe office in Lehi is not your average workspace. Take the full tour with @scot.zimmerman at the link in our bio! 🖤 ...

A fall throwback for your feed today. 🍁 ⁠⠀
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This Holladay home featured in our Fall 2019 issue is a timeless, elegant beauty. 🖤⁠⠀
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Photos: @disraelsen
Interior design: @catherinegoodsellinteriors ⁠⠀
Architect: @barnesvanze⁠⠀
Contractor: @thebiltmoreco⁠⠀
Landscape design: @kaisertrabuela⁠⠀
Garden design: @empressgardendesign ⁠⠀
Landscape installation: @eschenfelderlandscaping ⁠⠀

#utahstyleanddesign #utahstyledesign #utahstyle #utahdesign
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We can all agree on one thing: 2020 has been a stressful year. That's why paint experts recommend a calming palette of soothing blues and earthy neutral shades. 🔵🔷⁠

Get the lowdown on all of the 2021 color trends at the link in our bio! 🖤
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In 1861, William Morris founded the British heritage brand Morris & Co. to showcase his handcrafted fabrics. Today, flora and fauna continue to inspire designs that deliver uplifting pattern and color in decorative elements of all kinds. ⁠🌺🌼🌹

See more designs inspired by @wmorrisandco at the link in our bio!⁠ 🖤

Design by @sparanomooneyarchitecture⁠
Photo by @scot.zimmerman ⁠
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It's #StylemakersSaturday!⁠

Designing livable, artistic spaces that create a comfortable context for people as their lives evolve is a passion for acclaimed designer @krockedesign. ⁠

"We give clients more than what they knew they wanted. Once they have it, they love us for it."—Kristin Rocke, Principal and Owner⁠

Learn more about @krockedesign by following their Instagram page or by clicking the link in our bio! 🖤
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