Home & Design

So Chic, London Home

This London home is a super chic renovation by Chris Dyson Architects. “The house was bought from a leather coat manufacturer in 1997 by Chris and Sarah Dyson. It has been substantially repaired and was completed in 2011.”   “The aim at the outset was to concentrate on the building’s history and place in Spitalfields a […]

Interior Turquoise

Turquoise – such a happy color. Here’s a little home inspiration – bright, beautiful turquoise!   Butterfly Turquoise Upholstery   via:decordesign   Turquoise accented glass bar shelving   via:melba   Interiors, Yves Saint Laurent     Parker Child Sofa via:jenniferdelonge.com     jeroen van der spek   via:decordesignreview     Vintage, Louis XV-Style Turquoise Chest […]

The Elegant Home

“There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.”  — Francis Bacon     via:decordesignreview   via:melba13   “Less is more.”  — Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe     An Alleyway Off the Beaten Path, Charleston, SC © Doug Hickok All Rights Reserved   via:adolcevitablog.com  Original Oil Painting – Clementine – Contemporary Still […]

BRIGHT HOUSE

“Her dark world was bright because of her sparkling attitude!”  ― Archana Chaurasia Kapoor   Coral bold and bright- fab. via:philippagardnerinterior   Everyone needs an accessory organizer like this. ELLE   White walls and furniture provide an wonderful backdrop to use color. Really gives the space a POP. ELLE via:flowersonly “The darkest night in someone’s life […]

Eclectic Home

The eclectic and colorful home of Architectural Digest’s photographer: Manolo Yllera This fun and fanciful studio is located in Madrid, Spain.  Manolo: “I wanted an open space without columns, a classic loft,  to move furniture around easily.” “Manolo is an esthete with a thug point. Passionate about recycling, do-it-yourself, undeterred grafitea furniture XVIII with scribbles and […]

The Glamorous Home

A lot of glamorous home inspiration today. What makes a home glamorous? Well, a little sparkle and shine…. blacks and whites, bold and clean spaces… here are some ideas to get the glamour justices flowing.   These white couches are way-glamorous – and this chandelier- a modern sparkle wow factor. Home in London  Foxtons    Just- […]

In the Garden

  “My garden is my most beautiful masterpiece.”    ― Claude Monet   via:thegardenaesthetic   via:flowersonly    “It was such a pleasure to sink one’s hands into the warm earth, to feel at one’s fingertips the possibilities of the new season.”    ― Kate Morton, The Forgotten Garden   Leavens Hall 4 by Forestina foots,  deviantart ‘Miss Piggy’ […]

An Elegant Home

A mostly white palette—clean, calming, and sophisticated Written by Krissa Rossbund   via:Traditional Home     Mother Nature knows how to make things beautiful. She also knows how to problem-solve. Take the winter months. When trees and plants are bare and scraggly, she robes them in exquisite crystalline snow. A designer’s transformation of a room dressed […]