Jessica Isaac

Jess is an interior and architectural photographer based in Los Angeles. While she has the honor of peeking inside designer homes on a regular basis, she loves real homes designed by real people most of all.
5 Smart Ways to Squeeze an Eat-In Kitchen into Your Space
It's probably possible to create an eat-in kitchen in your own space. Even if it's tiny! These cozy kitchens are proof.
Jul 17, 2020
My Favorite Knife: Food Stylist Kim Mahair
20 Cooks, 20 Knives: This month, we’re taking a close look at a chef’s most important tool: her knife. We asked 20 cooks, amateurs and professionals, to share their favorite knives and the stories behind them. While chef’s knives are featured prominently, no two are exactly alike, and there are also a few surprises.
May 24, 2019
My Favorite Knife: Bagel Baker Nick Schreiber
20 Cooks, 20 Knives: This month, we’re taking a close look at a chef’s most important tool: her knife. We asked 20 cooks, amateurs and professionals, to share their favorite knives and the stories behind them. While chef’s knives are featured prominently, no two are exactly alike, and there are also a few surprises.
May 24, 2019
My Favorite Knife: Bartender Giuliana LoMaglio
20 Cooks, 20 Knives: This month, we’re taking a close look at a chef’s most important tool: her knife. We asked 20 cooks, amateurs and professionals, to share their favorite knives and the stories behind them. While chef’s knives are featured prominently, no two are exactly alike, and there are also a few surprises. Profession: Bartender/Renaissance Woman City: Echo Park, CA Instagram: @gulesgiulianna Echo Park resident Giuliana LoMagio is a true renaissance woman.
May 24, 2019
My Favorite Knife: Author Anne Sage
Author, blogger, and stylist Anne Sage has a penchant for perfectly pared produce.
May 24, 2019
My Favorite Knife: Pastry Chef Lindsey Heidorn
20 Cooks, 20 Knives: This month, we’re taking a close look at a chef’s most important tool: her knife. We asked 20 cooks, amateurs and professionals, to share their favorite knives and the stories behind them. While chef’s knives are featured prominently, no two are exactly alike, and there are also a few surprises.
May 24, 2019
5 Couples Share Their Best Tips for Date Night In
If you’re in a relationship, there’s a good chance you spend a lot of time at home with your partner. Whether you’ve promised to wait to watch the next episode of that new show together, or you’re just playing hooky from the party you didn’t really want to go to, why not take the time to make your night in a date-worthy experience? We talked to 10 date night pros (i.e.
May 24, 2019
5 Couples Share Their Best Date-Night Dishes
Do you have a go-to recipe for date night in with your honey? Maybe it’s something easy that never fails to wow. Perhaps it’s something that can be made the night before, so when date night rolls around, you can spend more time canoodling. Or maybe you like to mix things up and experiment with your best sous chef by your side.
May 1, 2019
5 Best Friends Share Their Favorite Date Night In
Now that fall has arrived, short days and brisk weather call for staying in and getting cozy (and pumpkin spice everything, of course). And one of our favorite ways to do date night in is with our BFFs. We can binge-watch Buffy the Vampire Slayer (yes, again) or eat popcorn while watching Gone With the Wind if we want to — although the possibilities aren’t limited to sitcoms and romance movies.
May 1, 2019
This Handy $5 Item Fixes Just About Everything in Your Home
We love a good multi-use product. Household putty (aka Sticky Tack, Blu Tack, mounting putty, museum putty) is one of those products that can solve a slew of household predicaments in a matter of seconds. From eradicating matted messes of electronics cables to holding your kitchen rug in place, we’ve got 14 useful ideas to get you started on your lifelong love affair with putty. As an interior photographer, cords are my mortal enemy.
May 1, 2019
The Easiest Way to Give a Rental Kitchen a New Look in 10 Minutes or Less
For most renters, all decorating efforts come to a screeching halt in the kitchen. Whether it’s dated countertops, offensive wood finishes, or lighting that you’re pretty sure was initially installed for a crime scene investigation, most kitchen eyesores require major permanent solutions — or so we thought.
Apr 16, 2018
5 Kitchen and Living Room Design Rules You Should Always Follow
Rules were meant to be broken, right? Sometimes! Other times, however, they should be taken very, very seriously. Having a few guidelines to follow can simplify the process, ensure your room looks good, and give you the freedom to hone your creativity in other areas. With that, here are five design rules you should always follow. Hanging curtain panels that are comically too short or too long is the equivalent of dressing yourself in ill-fitting clothing.
Feb 23, 2018