Interior Chic

A Paris Apartment

An American Design Visionary Shapes a Collector’s Apartment in Paris Former Williams Sonoma creative leader David Jimenez fills his home with collected art and antiques Written by Sally Finder Weepie Photography by Xavier Bejot for Traditional Home “Saying goodbye was no longer an option.   “Paris had my heart,” David Jimenez says.   The native New […]

At Home: Cool and Neutral

Neutral, cool, clean and soothing home decor and design to share today, enjoy. urbanelectric.com violetacorderosa.com Colin King Interiors John Derian Residence @dallasbonds @roomfortuesday-blog   urbanelectric.com Maura Segal Colin King Interiors urbanelectric.com housesevendesign urbanelectric.com Ashley Tisdale Residence Architectural Digest Brooke Wagner Design Colin King Interiors Maison + Demeure Title:   “Radiance”, by ZsaZsa Bellagio     […]

Home Sweet Home: Light and Bright

A Light, Bright New Look for a Young Family’s Connecticut Living Room When Emily Garrett and her husband purchased a new home in Greenwich, CT, the couple had more than a few items on their decorating to-do list.  But with three children under the age of four, there wasn’t much time to spend sourcing furniture […]

HOME AND ART: IT’S BLACK AND WHITE

To add glamour — or gravitas — to any room, a dash of black is all you need.  FRANZ KLINE, Light Mechanic, USA, 1960. Oil on canvas.  Photo by Leslee Mitchell 1980s Hollywood Regency Black Velvet Settee Loveseat chairish.com Historic Nashville, TN estate renovated by Gil Schafer.  The thickness and scale of the columns surrounding […]

Interior Chic: Design by Paloma Contreras

Cinco Ranch, Texas Interior Design: Paloma Contreras Design Sharing today a super chic and stylish home designed by Paloma Contreras. Paloma Contreras Paloma Contreras is an award-winning interior decorator, tastemaker, and design influencer based in Houston, Texas.    Paloma’s design sensibility is a modern take on traditional style– gravitating towards classic silhouettes and timeless pieces paired […]

Home Chic Home in Houston

Paloma Contreras Creates a Stylish Home for a Growing Family   When a young couple decided on a house with good bones but a dated look, they called on designer Paloma Contreras to help them transform it into a stylish place for their growing family.  Georgian in style, the 1930s-era property in Houston’s River Oaks neighborhood had […]

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 […]

House Beautiful: A European Style Stunner

This home is one of my all time favorites, so I’m sharing it again. It’s the New Orleans home designer Tara Shaw. Inside the house, Tara has set a tone that’s equal parts grand and easy.  By using a palette that’s become the byword of modern chic—a well-layered assortment of neutral tones—she’s made her collection […]