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My “it list” is up at sfgirlbybay!

If you’ve been wanting to buy me an extravagant gift for no reason but aren’t sure where to start, look no further: My “it list” of wants is now posted over at sfgirlbybay! Victoria was kind enough to ask me to share a list 12 things that I desire most right now, and I was happy to oblige.

Go take a look! (And be sure to give me a heads-up before the SMEG refrigerator is delivered, okay?)

p.s. Have you seen Victoria’s new dark gray bedroom wall? Too perfect.

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21 Comments

  • Reply Suzen April 13, 2011 at 6:25 pm

    Anna, not to make you sick or anything, but my local Home Goods had a SMEG refrigerator in black with a freezer on top, very retro looking, which eventually went on sale for $500. Mebbe you might find one down in your neck of the woods! This was a couple of months ago, but you never know!

    • Reply Anna @ D16 April 13, 2011 at 7:08 pm

      OH GEEZ!! I didn’t even know Home Goods sells appliances! I thought they just sold mismatched towels and wicker tables. (I’ve only been there once, can you tell?)

      $500!!! That is insane. Sigh…

      • Reply Suzen April 14, 2011 at 9:08 pm

        They usually don’t sell appliances, which is why I think this started at $1000 and ultimately sat there until it sold at $500. I wonder if a call to them to see if they can search other stores might bring one up? Sometimes they have really unusual things in there such as an enormous brick patio bar/grill/refrigerator that it takes heavy equipment to move. Darned if I know where they get stuff. I sometimes buy spices and salt and stuff there.

  • Reply Mandy April 13, 2011 at 6:57 pm

    Very good list indeed Anna … love the black Smeg, and I really want to print too !!!
    Great post .

  • Reply Essie April 14, 2011 at 2:56 am

    this is a random place to post this comment – but thought you would enjoy this (even if you found one already): http://wednesdaycustomdesign.com/blog/messiest-merriest-and-whirliest-diy-balls

    • Reply Anna @ D16 April 14, 2011 at 8:12 am

      Cute! I wish I had the time to do stuff like that. 🙂

  • Reply chairsmith April 14, 2011 at 9:13 am

    Hello Anna, love your product choices – re the string shelving, IKEA do a wall unit called EKBY GÄLLÖ (or at least they do here in the UK) – add some bespoke walnut shelves and hey presto – perhaps?

    • Reply Anna @ D16 April 14, 2011 at 9:38 am

      The design of the original String shelf is what I love, though. They’re so perfectly made—I’m patient, I’ll hold out for the real thing. 🙂

  • Reply erin@designcrisis April 14, 2011 at 10:32 am

    Home Goods sells SMEGS???

    I know what I’m doing today.

  • Reply Annie markantonatou April 14, 2011 at 3:49 pm

    like your list! black smeg, dreamy!

  • Reply Sarah April 15, 2011 at 1:12 am

    Hi Anna! If you are trying out different cold brewed coffee methods, I highly recommend you try the Toddy cold brew coffee maker. I have one and I adore it!

  • Reply BODIE and FOU April 15, 2011 at 1:33 pm

    I was just on Victoria’s website. I saw Vic’s gorgeous wall but I didn’t see your wish-list so I’m going back there…
    I’ve almost finished our family B&W moodboard…

    http://bodieandfou.blogspot.com/2011/04/my-home-in-london-lounge.html

  • Reply paige @ modcapcod April 15, 2011 at 8:17 pm

    I’m lusting over the smeg fridge as well!

  • Reply Bre April 17, 2011 at 7:43 pm

    Congrats on writing over there. Everything you posted looks lovely. I loved the patterns in the last set of pictures – totally my style too!

    Ps. I love your logo for this blog, funky + awesome I love it!! xx

  • Reply laurenjanelle April 18, 2011 at 9:07 am

    How nice. I love your list.

  • Reply Pistachio April 18, 2011 at 10:38 am

    Ha! When I read “music room” and “fabric” together quickly I thought you said:

    “my husband and i are turning an extra bedroom into a music room (for him!), and i’d love to see this bold, bright STEPHEN MALKMUS fabric stretched and hanging on the wall.”

    Ha! I was thinking, he has been living in Portland too long if he is doing music and fabric. Better get on those new glasses!!! 😉

    • Reply Anna @ D16 April 18, 2011 at 5:24 pm

      I don’t get it! Who’s Stephen Malkmus?

      • Reply Pistachio April 18, 2011 at 8:32 pm

        Oh! Sorry, he was the lead singer in Pavement! 🙂

  • Reply porter April 18, 2011 at 2:02 pm

    Just love all of your choices . . . espically the SMEG. They’re soo freggin’ great!

  • Reply victoria April 22, 2011 at 2:42 am

    so late to this post! it was all my honor to host your amazing ‘it list’…i hope each and every one of them appear on your doorstep, dear anna! 🙂 xo

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    Hey Anna,

    I don’t know if you’re doing any work with non-profits, but I thought this might be interesting if you are, or if you want to…
    http://www.na.sappi.com/ideasthatmatterNA/learn.html

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