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Tam
I am a designer and photo stylist, living in Vermont with my husband Ronen http://www.ronenschechner.com/ and our three teenage sons.
Interests: Art, photography, fashion, textiles, cooking, crafts, traveling, museums, flea markets
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Summer Sale in the shop S Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2013 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
This will be my last post on this blog, I am happy to share my brand new WEBSITE and BLOG, a new clean and simple design and a home to all my links and info. hugs! Tamar Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2013 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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I'm having a wonderful time on my vacation in Israel, here are some photo collages of my trip so far. The shops will be opening on Friday and all orders will be shipped when I get back on the week of Feb.7th. That's me enjoying the beautiful weather...top right: the amazing shopping complex at Comme Il Faut. I visited my family in the country side for a few days, top left: their beautiful kitchen, on the right lovely Anemones in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2013 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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It's Valentine's Day in the shop! checkout the new section! xox Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2013 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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And now the Hair Ties are available for children too xox Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2013 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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Just listed Packs of 5 hair ties for $9!! Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2013 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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Roasted Pecans with Sea Salt and Herbs I made this for a dinner party gift last night, super easy!! here is the recipe: pre heat oven to 400F Mix together: 2-3 cups of raw pecans 3 TBS melted butter 2 TBS of coarse sea salt 1 TBS of Herbs Des Provence (I use these herbs in everything...) dry oregano works well too Spread on cookie sheet and place in the oven for 8-10min, flip them over and put back in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2013 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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To all my lovey readers! Merry Christmas and a wonderful and peaceful holiday from my family to yours! Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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Sorry I've been missing lately! We had an amazing season this year and were working around the clock since November! I shipped the last Holiday order out yesterday and today was the first day I can just rest and breath with no pressure! It's also our son's Daniel 20th birthday today! Happy Birthday sweet Daniel! Wishing all of you a wonderful Holiday! love and hugs! Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
Sale! 20% Discount on your entire purchase! November 23-26 Use promo code SALE20 at checkout Nest Pretty Things + Nest Pretty Things Kids Something Red Something For Little Girls Something Romantic Something Whimsical Something Colorful Something Rustic Have a Joyful Holiday Season from all of us here at Nest Pretty Things studio xox Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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My heart skipped a beat when I saw these beautiful photos taken by Susana Oliveira from one of my favorite blogs Citrus and Orange, the talented Susana is a master in setting the most delightful table tops and I was so honored she chose my Napkin Rings for her festive holiday shoot!! Thank you Susana!! xox Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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After a week of grey skies we woke up yesterday to a beautiful sunny day, the house looked so peaceful and the light was lovely! I grabbed my camera and shot a few new photos. The dining room that doubles as my studio the bedroom with my little African bead artifact collection and my childhood Russian Doll. Isabel getting ready to jump...her favorite way to exit... I hope you had a great weekend! xox Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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here are two treasuries I created with gift ideas The first one in shades of Black and Gold. you can find it here with all the links: and one more with gifts for kids, found here: xox Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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If you haven't paid a visit to my sister's Art Shop in a while there's lots of new work and they are so well priced! they would make amazing holiday gifts! Order early so it gets to you on time! xox Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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And one more post for today, you can use your discount on these brand new items just listed in the shop! xox Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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One of the things we do a lot this season is take long walks and hikes, even our street is a celebration! the trees are changing colors rapidly and the further north you go the colors are just blazing! our street home we hiked to the top of Red Rock Park yesterday, we always pass by our favorite tree with it's giant trunk: up the hill for an unforgettable view of the lake we love it there so much, can... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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I worked on the kitchen today, cleaned a lot of stuff out and got rid of some clutter that was taking over my life... here are some new photos: The kitchen a little tidier... Some pink carnations on the dining room table and a new lovely thrifted cookie tin box, to the right my mood board, decluttering that and the linen closet will be the next project... happy weekend everyone! xox Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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We have lots of stuff going on in our little village, between the weekend Farmers Market, a 150 year old fantastic Country Store, Shelburne Museum which is a true gem for any crafter and lover of antiques, I can spend hours looking at the antique quilt collection and the embroidery sampler collection (my favorite), Shelburne Farms and Inn with grounds designed by Fredrick Olmsted who was the landscape designer for Central Park in NYC, Friday night music and burgers at... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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We have a new slipcover, it's a lovely shade of grey, the white slipcover needed cleaning and will come out again next spring, the new slipcover is from Ikea, it's made to fit our Ektorp Sofa and I was super lucky to find it in the sale bin, the fabric is nice and thick and has a little bit of a "denim" quality, it's perfect, we were so happy to discover that all our pillows looked great on it and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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Want to do some shopping? here is an exclusive 3 day 10% discount coupon code for my blog and Facebook friends only! use code facebook10 at checkout. The coupon is applicable in both the women and kids shop and if you shop in both I will combine shipping for you. xox Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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New items from the 2012-13 Collection were just listed in the shop, checkout the What's New Section it's loaded! xox Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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When I'm not here blogging you can probably find me on Facebook where I post and write a few times a day and I have more of a direct contact with my readers, it's a great place to ask questions, post comments and tell me who you are! You will also find links to wonderful new designers and crafters, blogs I love, great tutorials and tons of home and interior design links and great recipes. And...be the first to know... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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Here are a few new colors in the Beaded Collection that are available in the shop all six colors are also sold separately or together and are specially priced for the bundle making a great statement necklace xox Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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If you told me 2 years ago that I will have a cat I would have never believed it...I always thought of myself as such a dog person...but when Isabel adopted us it took some time to get used to but I can now say that i'm in love! she is really so sweet and her favorite spot is on our bed...so I took the opportunity of some good light and snapped some new pictures of the bedroom. deep sleep... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar
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Check out the brand new Chunky Beaded Necklace Collection In the What's New Section in the shop The Triple Strand The Double strand, available in reds or oranges: Chunky Beaded Necklaces in a variety of colors, here in orange, gold and aqua and in red, gold and aqua xox Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2012 at Nest Decorating & Designs by Tamar