oversize seascapes from minted

November 6, 2018

Despite the fact that it’s fall, I never have the beach too far from my mind.  And what better way to capture the essence of the sea than with an oversize photographic print of it in your home?  If you guys have been following along here a while, you know I’m obsessed with prints of…

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deb achak: ebb and flow

July 27, 2018

If you’ve been following here for any length of time, you know that I have a weakness for/mild obsession with oversize photographic prints of the sea, so it was only fitting that I would fall head over heels in love with Seattle-based photographer Deb Achak’s Ebb and Flow series.  And since we are about to head back…

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GIVEAWAY with lauren marttila photgraphy!

January 23, 2018

If you guys have been following along here for a while, you know I could probably designate an entire page on the blog to just oversize photographic prints of the sea, I love them that much.  I’m also a huge fan of surf prints, which also hold special meaning for me and my husband (he spent…

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3 etsy artists i’m loving lately

July 18, 2016

Sorry for the silence on the blog last week – the hubby had the last two weeks off so we took the opportunity to high tail it to the beach and soak up some much-needed family time! It was hard sending him back off to work again this morning, but I’m super excited to be…

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favorite beach prints from one kings lane

June 1, 2016

Lauren Soloff via Domino Summer is in full swing around here and we’ve got the heat and humidity to prove it.  I have missed living five minutes from the beach ever since we moved two and a half hours inland when the hubs was transfered, but I especially get nostalgic right around this time of…

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t.s. harris

May 2, 2016

When it comes to art, I always find myself naturally gravitating toward pieces that remind me of the sea.  So, it’s no surprise I’m completely obsessed with T. S. Harris’ whimsical, colorful take on summer days spent by the water and the old-school, 40’s vibe of each of her pieces.  One Kings Lane has an…

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using vacation pictures as art

March 23, 2016

I would looooooooove to escape on a little getaway right now, but unfortunately, it’s just not in the cards, so, instead, I’ve resorted to looking at photos from vacations past and it got me to thinking that a lot of them would look amazing on a large scale and framed!  You guys know I love…

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oversize art favorites from minted

January 28, 2016

If you’ve been following along here for a while, you know I love me some oversize art and photographic prints.  I love them even more when they happen to be absolutely stunning AND super affordable!  Minted has become one of my favorite spots to shop for gorgeous artwork in dramatic sizes and they now offer…

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where to buy nautical charts + budget-friendly tips for framing them

November 12, 2015

I’ve gotten a lot of emails lately, asking where I found the oversize nautical charts hanging over the sofa in our living room and, even though I’ve sourced where I bought mine in previous posts, there were a couple of tips I thought might come in handy for those of you who are interested in…

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an amazing giveaway!

September 21, 2015

I hope you all had a wonderful weekend!  I can’t think of a better way to kick off the start of a new week than with a giveaway and have I got an AMAZING one for you guys today!  A few weeks ago I posted all about my obsession with artist Brynn Weiermiller’s breathtaking oil…

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