Photographed by Tessa Neustadt for Lonny.
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Outside Oasis
But, the real showstopper is the backyard, which she actually IKEA hacked herself.

"I made the sitting area using pallets and the cheap ikea mattresses that I just scotch guarded and covered with fitted sheets. I have to replace the sheets every so often, but it's way cheaper than buying outdoor furniture," Desanka tells us.

"I made the totems in the little totem garden in my ceramic studio. in the summer, I do a lot of puttering around the garden doing little DIY and planting projects so things are always changing out there."