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Justina Blakeney Blog

Hello everyone! To continue my mini series, Blogger’s Favorites, we’re going to tap into the brain of blogger and stylist Justina Blakeney out in LA. Justina loves a good boho 70s/80s style and plenty of plants, “stuff” and mixing vintage/garage sale finds. Her look is anything but streamlined – in fact, she believes “more is MORE” when it comes to decorating. She works with bold patterns and colors and blogs about her personal style and products on her blog several times a week. Justina is also a mother and is working on her debut decorating book, so she’s definitely very busy at the moment which is why I’m so happy she has popped in today to give us her take on what’s hot and what’s not.


Ready to see what she’s into at the moment? Here are her five faves:

1: Favorite look– Indigo and Turbans

2: Favorite trend– Eyes! I’ve been seeing ‘eyes’ printed all over the place–and I love it! (check out that Kenzo jacket above!)

3: Favorite object  – This giant crystal table from 1stDibs is insane.

4: Something you see everywhere that is a fave of yours – Personified planters — like these from The Sill.

5: Favorite miscellaneous – 1970’s inspired hanging planters like these that I designed made by MFEO shown above.

* Why do you like these five things – what attracts you? I’m attracted by the element of surprise and tie-in to nature.
* Tell us what trend you are totally tired of? POLKA DOTS. I still love them, but they are getting old.
* What do you predict will be hot next? Marbleized goods–on fabric, paper and even furniture.

So nice to have you today Justina and to see your favorites! Follow Justina: Blog/ Pinterest account/ IG account

Stay tuned for another great blogger and their favorite things mid-week… If you’ve missed our first two Blogger’s Favorites, click below to check them out:
Blogger’s Favorites: Happy Mundane
Blogger’s Favorites: The Style Files

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Posted by decor8 in Bloggers on March 17, 2014

Your comments...

  1. Lauren Holden commented
    March 17th, 2014 at 11:44am

    Some lovely favourites here – love that jacket with the eyes, very cool!
    Lauren Holden´s last blog post ..Tea Trolley-d

  2. Desha Peacock commented
    March 17th, 2014 at 12:45pm

    Love seeing Justina on Decor8! Love the fun planters and I’m a big fan of the turban. xo Desha
    Desha Peacock´s last blog post ..One Month in Mexico

  3. Mimi commented
    March 17th, 2014 at 1:27pm

    Yay! I’m so happy to see JB on decor8! I’m sooo in love with everything Justina right now!

  4. Igor commented
    March 17th, 2014 at 2:23pm

    She is one of my all-time favorite bloggers! One inspiring lady!!
    Igor´s last blog post ..From Place To Space: Quaint Bruges In Belgium

  5. silkie lloyd commented
    March 17th, 2014 at 5:51pm

    I love Justina’s style but more than that I love how genuine and honestly she writes on her blog. She’s a real woman’s woman!

  6. Justina commented
    March 18th, 2014 at 5:38pm

    Thanks so much for having me, Holly! <3!
    Justina´s last blog post ..2 years

  7. Clever Girl Reviews commented
    March 19th, 2014 at 6:33pm

    I love her blog! I also think that geode table is insane! How amazing is that?!?!
    Clever Girl Reviews´s last blog post ..Kendall Jackson 2010 Avant Chardonnay Review

  8. Shell commented
    March 20th, 2014 at 10:21am

    OMG I am so excited to discover your blog. I have been following you on interest and heart your style. Shell – A Darlings Nest
    Shell´s last blog post ..Floral Beauties

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