The Eye Has to Travel: Why Don't You... (by Janette Ewen)

The Eye Has to Travel: Why Don’t You…

My dear friend Patrick Delanty (aka the most stylish man alive), recently suggested we download the relatively new documentary on Diana Vreeland, “The Eye Has to Travel.”  I’m a huge fan of Diana Vreeland, and as I watched the trailer, I was reminded of Vreeland’s fresh and whimsical approach to both fashion editing and life. Her […]

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Ty Pennington's Guide to Abbot Kinney, Venice CA

Venice Beach & Abbot Kinney

One of the places I’ve called home for the past 10 years or so is the one-of-a-kind community of Venice Beach, California. The beach boardwalk is filled with travelers, artists and cool shops, but my favorite place to hit the local scene is Abbot Kinney. So today I wanted to share my personal city guide […]

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Ty Travels to Africa: Tanzanian Dream Photo Gallery

Africa: Tanzanian Dream Photo Gallery

There are many places and things I’ve always wanted to see and do, but experiencing the mystical, wild and untouched beauty of Africa has always been at the top of my list.  Even as a kid flipping through countless Nat Geo magazines,  I was immediately captivated by the stunning pictures and articles about rare species of […]

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Worldly Design: Hand-Crafted with Love, from Ghana by Kim Lewis Designs

Worldly Design: Hand-Crafted from Ghana

Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.  – Gustave Flaubert Over the last 18 months, I have been to Ghana, West Africa three times. It’s safe to say I’ve left half my heart in that country.  The people are so authentic… so beautiful, both inside and out. […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for the Traveler | Ty Pennington

Holiday Gift Guide for the Traveler

I’ve been on the road and on the go for years now. So I couldn’t forget to compile a special wish list for all the travel hounds out there. Sure, I have some travel essentials I always pack with me, but this list is full of great gifts for the home too. Details below… 1. […]

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Ty’s Worldly Adventures: Episode 5 - Norway’s Finest Furniture | Ty Pennington

Ty’s Worldly Adventures: Norway’s Finest Furniture

Episode 5 of my worldly adventures is all about furniture. We traveled by foot, by car and even by boat to explore contemporary and comfortable furniture made by Norway’s modern designers. This was seriously the coolest way to experience furniture in Norway. I checked out a modern warehouse, tested out a beautiful chair on a […]

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Ty’s Worldly Adventures: It’s All About the Outside

Ty’s Worldly Adventures: It’s All About the Outside

On this episode of my worldly adventures, I got to check out firsthand just how beautiful Norway is. I felt like a kid in a candy store… I’ve been following art and architecture that blends natural elements into design and during my trip we got to stop at the Juvet Landscape Hotel. Up until then, […]

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