Sarah Sherman Samuel is a freelance designer/art director and lifestyle blogger at Smitten Studio, where she shares her stories and findings on living with design. Sarah lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two dogs.
What Clare Vivier bag is currently in your wardrobe rotation? The black and white snake fold over clutch is my go-to bag for a night out.
What’s inside? Inside you’ll find my sunglasses, iPhone, lipgloss, ginger chews, business cards, and a coin purse containing my ID & Credit Cards
What is the one item we will always find in your bag? My iphone, so I can instagram at a moments notice, of course.
What is your favorite thing about your job? Creating special things and seeing them out in the world for people to enjoy
Where is your favorite place in Venice to grab a drink/bite? It’s a toss up between Tasting Kitchen and Gjelina. They both have amazing food and Gjelina wins for atmosphere but Tasting Kitchen for drinks.
If you could hop on a plane tomorrow and go anywhere, where would you go? I would head straight to our cabin in Michigan. It is a peaceful retreat from the city and I wish we could get over there more often.
If you could tell your 22-year-old self one thing it would be…. Don’t worry your skin will clear up after all. (well mostly)
What is your ultimate guilty pleasure? Movie theatre popcorn drenched in that liquid “butter” with peanut M&M’s and a few packs of salt mixed in. I usually eat very healthy so when I don’t, I like to go all the way.
What book or television show can’t you to tear yourself away from? Um, Duck Dynasty. Seriously… Uncle Si holds a special place in my heart.
What do you do to unwind when you are not working? Read and take naps in the sun.
What song is currently your jam? Another Girl by Wild Belle
What is one blog you can’t stop reading? I love checking into Weekday Carnival. She has beautiful photography and it gives me a good hit of Nordic design that my Finnish roots crave.
Sweet or savory? Always a mix of the two. See my guilty pleasure