eclectic

House Beautiful: Charming and History in North Carolina

This fabulous 1930s Regency Revival home is filled color, creativity and oozing with eclectic charm. Located in North Carolina, design duo Jason Oliver Nixon and John Loecke, behind the celebrated firm Madcap Cottage, show us their exuberant historical home.   The foyer, which features decorative painting from floor to ceiling, “took its cues from the decorative paintwork that made […]

A Paris Apartment

Sharing today a fabulous French apartment designed by CM Studio in Paris.   CM Studio is an architectural, design and decor firm whose concept is to :   “Create timeless interiors that magnify existence through eclecticism and poetry.”   This ooh la la apartment is glimpse at their interpretive talents, enjoy.   A PARIS APARTMENT   […]

An Eclectic and Fabulous NYC Apartment

Inside a Designer’s Collected, Character-Filled Manhattan Home If the objects inside a home tell a story and lend character, then interior designer Philip Mitchell’s Manhattan apartment is a character-filled storyteller with few equals.    While most New Yorkers consider streamlining an essential part of living in the city, Philip and his husband, Mark, took the opposite […]

Home Sweet Home: Eclectic, Charming Beauty with John Derian

Explore the Layered Wonderland of John Derian’s Home   via: Architectural Digest   The Manhattan home of John Derian provides a window into the design maestro’s world of wonder and beauty A 19th-century armchair (left), sofa by John Derian for Cisco Brothers, and antique French armchairs form a seating area in the kitchen.  Farrow & Ball’s mole’s […]

House Beautiful: Simply Sublime Sophistication

Inside Designer Darryl Carter’s Sophisticated D.C. Townhouse darrylcarter.com Renowned designer Darryl Carter bought his Washington D.C. home in 1997 in part for its unusual flat-front Beaux Arts facade. It was once the grand home of the chancellery of Oman. “The bones were there, but the space needed obvious cosmetic changes,” says Darryl. “And of course there was […]

Chair Whimsy

Sharing today this absolutely darling and wonderful ETSY SHOP called “CHAIR WHIMSY”. Shop Owner: Wendy Conklin, from Austin, Texas,  makes these magnificent, fanciful and oh so whimsical chairs and settees that you can’t help but fall in love with.  Here are a few of her fantastical creations: CHAIR WHIMSY Eclectic Floral Dining Chairs Eclectic Floral Dining […]

A Vibrant and Glamorous San Francisco Home

Today a look inside the fabulous and “Wow” San Francisco home of Dress Designer Kim Bachmann via:onekingslane.com “I have a really feminine style, which is ironic because my house is filled with boys,” says Kim Bachmann. The fashion designer—who’s rapidly making a name for herself with Kim and Proper, her line of chic, figure-flattering dresses—lives […]

Home Sweet Home: A Colorful Dallas Ranch

Explore a Worldly Ranch in the Lone Star State   via: One Kings Lane   Paula Minnis’s Dallas home is an apt reflection of the life she’s chosen to live. She’s spent the past four years filling the rambling ranch property—with enough space for Paula, husband Todd, and four children to coexist comfortably alongside two […]