Tag Archives: Design

Gates on My Mind

“I believe the future is only the past again, entered through another gate.”                            – Arthur King Pinero Gates, unlike fences, are designed to be opened, not by everyone perhaps, but because they are doors they possess a huge … Continue reading

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It’s All About Me

I just celebrated my one-week anniversary of blogging and thought it was high time you got to know me a little better. This is me and my family (a couple of years ago.) This is my house in San Francisco. … Continue reading

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Telephone Poles and I

Go way back to the day when I was a kid living in Monterey Park, a suburb of Los Angeles, when my dad, one beautiful afternoon, took out his dad’s paint box and painted a watercolor of the telephone pole … Continue reading

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Neighbors and Fences

“The fence that makes good neighbors needs a gate to make good friends.”* When the wooden fence in our backyard finally gave way and came crashing down I was relieved. I knew it was bound to happen sooner or later … Continue reading

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Welcome to SF Design Ideas

Welcome to the newest design blog on the internet block! In these posts you will find a wealth of decorating ideas for the exterior of your home inspired by the houses, gardens and thrift shops in San Francisco. Some of … Continue reading

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