interior elegance

Elegant Home and Art

“I deeply believe that a beautiful decor can have a beneficial influence on our lives.”   – Albert Hadley Giovanni da Udine c. 1515-1520 Study of a Parrot Jonathan Charles Fine Furniture gorgeous color “Design is the method of putting form and content together. Design, just as art, has multiple definitions; there is no single […]

Elegant Home and Art

Beautiful, elegant home and art inspiration today, enjoy. ebanista Maria Theresa by Martin van Meytens, 1749 Mobili Fabio Rosi from Italy ebanista via:brianasophia KHMELYUK, VASILI – Still Life with White Flowers in a Blue Vase ebanista by  JBeaudet Studios Original Painting-roses-lisianthus-green glass-Shabby Chic-impressionist art “Floral in Green Glass” 16×20 inch oil on panel see more here: […]

Elegant Home

“In character, in manner, in style, in all the things, the supreme excellence is simplicity”      ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Favorite Poems Chateau Cocomar Mint Photography via:teresamoolman via:intdess   * * “Elegance is refusal.”      ― Coco Chanel * * via:vestidoslindosatelier Les Ateliers Allot from France Chateau Cocomar Mint Photography * * “Any […]

Home and Art: Elegant Neutrals

  You can never go wrong with a neutral color palette for home and design. Here is a little elegant inspiration, enjoy.     Love this rich wall color. Alberta Pacific Furniture S.r.l. from Italy.     Stream Alexandr Zavarin     Original 18th century Louis XVI canape, which will be restored and upholstered in […]

Elegance at Home

  Fabulous doors       “Elegance is a glowing inner peace. Grace is an ability to give as well as to receive and be thankful. Mystery is a hidden laugh always ready to surface! Glamour only radiates if there is a sublime courage & bravery within: glamour is like the moon; it only shines […]

Elegant Home

  mademoiselle     soulstratum     Bristol, RI The Fuller View, Flickr     Walter Crane     intdessa     teresamoolman     shabbyechiclife   A beautiful sofa in the collection ISLINGTON CHESTERFIELD restorationhardware     soulstratum     Museu Antoniano (Santo Antonio), Lisboa, Portugal      soulstratum     intdessa       […]

Coco Chanel’s Apartment

  A fabulous peek inside Coco Chanel’s Apartment through the eyes and lens of Jamie Beck of Ann Street Studio, NYC.     Coco Chanel’s Apartment 31 Rue Cambon Paris   Jamie Beck, Ann Street Studio: “It’s hard to imagine walking in the footsteps of a legend… but on this most recent trip to Paris that is exactly where I […]

French Home Fabulous

PRIVATE HOUSES OF FRANCE: LIVING WITH HISTORY   Author:  Christine de Nicolay-Mazery Photography:  Francis Hammond * * by Jennifer Boles:  The Peak of Chic * “Moving on to France…. I’m an ardent fan of author Christiane de Nicolay-Mazery, whose books give readers an insider’s view of life in aristocratic French residences. Although the concept of her […]