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Emily Anderson
New York City
Hello. I'm Emily Anderson and I write about making sustainability fashionable, fun and fabulous.
Interests: design, fashion, fair trade, style, flowers, fabric, shoes, color, social-responsibility, ethical consumerism, healthy food, vintage lace, bespoke, diversity.
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I still think about Norman Gates almost everytime I take a shower. I can't close my eyes without feeling a flash of fear that someone might sneak up on me. I'm not alone, even Janet Leigh stopped taking showers after... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at good with style
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I haven't really been much of a blogger lately. I've always thought of myself as a writer. When I was about 9, someone gave me a sterling silver pen. It had blue ink that made my words appear in tidy... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at good with style
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As a New York based design writer, I've clocked plenty of miles walking the floors of the Architectural Digest Home Show, ICFF, not to mention at the New York Design Center. This month, I have the great fortune of joining... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2013 at good with style
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NEW YORK DESIGN CENTER asked me to create an inspirational board for their annual "What's New, What's Next" event. I've worked with NYDC for the past several years as a Blogger Ambassador, and I am thrilled to be able to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2013 at good with style
Feeling a deep sense of dissatisfaction with my online experience, this awesome video really struck a chord. It's about how people often project a false image of themselves online. How this is just the insecure self hiding the things it... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2013 at good with style
SERVICES Drive and elevate your brand voice across digital channels. Manage your day-to-day workflow to meet goals. Collaborate with you to create concept stories to be used cross-channel: within the catalog, online, in stores and in social media. Conceive, write edit and oversee editorial elements for your social media platform... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2013 at Emily Anderson
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I finally did it. I bought a #Vitamix. Yup. And guess what? It was love at first bite. This wasn't something I did on a whim. I didn't just start juicing because everybody's doing it. Just so you know. I... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2013 at good with style
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Coming upon a colorful garden tucked between concrete realities is a delightful happening for this city dweller, especially with the humid overcast atmosphere of the past few days. These proud bursts of pinks, reds, purples, yellows and shades existing only... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2013 at good with style
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via inhabitat.com My husband never sees a house he likes and I am the opposite. My imagination can yield great ideas, but it can also gets in the way of realistic goals. For example, I see a house on a... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 14, 2013 at good with style
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Jun 14, 2013
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Every shopping trip doesn't have to be about spending money. I get so many ideas from a visit to IKEA that inspire me I can leave without buying a single item. Probably not what the store wishes for, but they... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2013 at good with style
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via www.apartmenttherapy.com I've only had bunk beds once in my life, and that was so long ago I can't even remember if I liked them or not. I did have a slide from the top bunk which was super cool.... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 1, 2013 at good with style
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Royal Design Studio Japanese Hydrangea Stencill Apparently Wallpaper is making a big comeback, which is nice. But wall stencils make it easy to chose patter over plain paint, without the worry of removing it at some later date. I've wallpapered,... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2013 at good with style
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Pantone Pairings by David Schwen Do you hate your cabinets as much as I hate my cabinets? They're so ugly, they make the old refrigerator look good (ba-dum-bum. Thank you very much, I'll be here all week). Why haven't I... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2013 at good with style
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via Instagram http://instagram.com/p/Z8ICy2JlAK/ Last week was full of goodtimes. Starting off with Kravet's 2013 Blogfest event at the Hearst Tower in midtown Manhattan. We had a VIP viewing of the always fabulous Kips Bay Show House on the Upper East... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2013 at good with style
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We spent the day under a hot sun. It felt like mid-Summer, but it was barely the beginning. It could have been the desert, wandering. Thank god it was just New Jersey. I should have brought a water bottle with... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2013 at good with style
This is the best thing you can do with 21 minutes and 36 seconds of your time today. Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2013 at good with style
I've been making mala beads for some time now; actually, ever since I did my yoga teacher training in 2003..I had a beautiful teacher who makes mala beads too...This necklace has vintage crystal beads from an old necklace I bought... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2013 at good with style
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via www.realestate.com.au As I lay in bed tonight dreaming about my new home and what it might be, I am reminded that wherever I hang my hat, it's not really about the place. Happiness isn't something you can move into,... Continue reading
Reblogged May 11, 2013 at good with style
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(Window by Louis Comfort Tiffany c. 1880 from the American Wing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art) Design is how we impose our will on the environment. Good or bad, it's just a matter of opinion, right? With Pinterest, Twitter,... Continue reading
Reblogged May 11, 2013 at good with style
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We live in a 1,000 square foot apartment in New York City. We have (2) bedrooms, a Living Room (and our dining room), an entrance hall, a kitchen (not eat-in), and 1 1/2 bathrooms. We also rent a 250 square... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2013 at good with style
There's nothing more financially sobering than trying to buy your first house. The process lays bare all of your economic realities at once. Whatever you have or don't have is revealed for all to see. It's more than just stressful--it's... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2013 at good with style
90-minute Teal Cassette Pillow, originally uploaded by Felt LikeIt. Raise your hand if you ever made mix tapes, old school style. If you grew up in the 1980's, you definitely did. I remember spending hours making jus thte right mix... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2013 at good with style
Gratitude can change your life. Seriously--There's even scientific research showing how being grateful can improve your overall well-being. In this Shape Magazine article, the benefits include better sleep, stronger relationships, and a higher level of satisfaction for our work. Source:... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2013 at good with style