Photo: Jenny KomendaWhen Jenny Komenda opened her design firm in 2007, she decided it was the perfect time to start blogging. Since then, her Little Green Notebook has blossomed into an unmissable decorating resource, offering helpful how-tos for DIY projects accompanied by inspirational images.
“My first love will always be smart and chic DIY projects,” she explains, “with hunting for unique fabrics and vintage furniture [running] a close second.” This month, Komenda shares some of her favorite items with Lonny.
I am crazy for shagreen on anything: furniture, notebooks, jewelry. And since I use my iPhone all day long, I just had to have this shagreen cover. Shagreen iPhone Case: $85;
I need stylish but comfortable footwear for running around the city. I’ve been clocking quite a few miles in these booties this fall. Nanette Cap-Toe Bootie: $395; Loeffler Randall We’re working on a kitchen renovation in our brownstone, and the cabinets are painted a dark gray (Farrow & Ball’s Down Pipe). I’m thinking a mint-green fridge from Smeg would be the perfect addition, especially because it would actually fit in my tiny kitchen! Smeg Refrigerator in Pastel Green: $1,999; West Elm