Boutique Hotel Pick – L’Hotel Particulier – Arles, France

Mondays are a great day to start with daydreaming – about places you wish you could go or ones you hope someone would whisk you away to – for a bit of rest and relaxation, and romance – kind of like this place in Arles, France. Details are everything   

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Boutique Hotel Pick – Chateau de Berne, Lorgues, France

Ah the idea of being in a place like this for a week or two, to regroup and clear the mind and body and soul is an idea I’ve had for a long time. Escaping the hustle and bustle of city life and the never ending list of chores and realities of every day life. […]

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Travel: Latest French Inspiration

First topic about France on RawSilkandSaffron for 2018. I am sure my friends are wondering what is wrong with me to have waited so long to bring up my favorite destination and all things French :). But January has been a difficult month for my beloved city and surrounding countryside due to all the flooding, […]

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Decor: Small Space Done Well

I love small spaces, and over eight years ago traded my two-story five bedroom sprawl for a tiny studio in San Francisco. Tiny in terms of – it isn’t designed for more than two people but perfect for me because I am a firm believer of downsizing – when it is doable. Last year I […]

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Decor: That’s How I See My Life

I dream of moving aboard someday, hopefully sooner than later, and finding a home that suits my style just like this one: {Go here for full credit of photography and article}

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