TABLE LAMPS

TABLE LAMPS

Referring to yesterday’s post, these two table lamps from the Nilufar Gallery would be a dream. (Image Instagram / @nilufargallery)

MISSONI S/S17

MISSONI S/S17

I loved seeing these images from the Missoni S/S 17 show in Milan this week with the classic Missoni colors but with long, lean silhouettes, less zig-zag and more wide stripes and color blocking. Wallpaper describes the style as ‘optimistic glamour’ which is a great…

MEDUSA VASE

MEDUSA VASE

A bright red statement vase would be a good addition to the home, like that even the simplest reed straws would be a masterpiece in this. Medusa, designed by Gaetano Pesce.

‘THE NEW TRADITIONAL’

‘THE NEW TRADITIONAL’

I like the style within interiors that I often refer to as ‘The New Traditional’ where classic pieces and patterns are mixed in a new, contemporary way to create an eclectic-traditional look. A great way of getting it more to the ‘contemporary’ side is to…

AUTUMN BOUQUET

AUTUMN BOUQUET

The other day I took in some simple green branches, red straws and brown autumn rural grass and combined them to a simple (note, VERY simple, wouldn’t post the image of it from my Instagram next to this..) arrangement in a cylinder vase which…

GRETA TRENCH COAT

GRETA TRENCH COAT

I have been searching for a classic, ‘classic’ trench coat for some time and asking others (and googling) it seems like everyone likes the ones from A.P.C so I ordered one the other day hoping it will fit. Trying to look at everything as…

VILLA PLINIANA

VILLA PLINIANA

I love finding places ‘unseen’ that haven’t been all over the Internet and this newly opened palazzo, Villa Pliniana from the sixteenth century by the lake Como in Italy, has never before been open to the public and is now a luxury hotel from the…

LIQUID MARBLE

LIQUID MARBLE

Checking out the news from the London Design Festival that took place last week, this was the image that caught my interest, ‘Liquid Marble’ by Mathieu Lehanneur, on display at the Victoria & Albert Museum. (Instagram/ @l_d_f_official)

ADDING HISTORICAL ELEMENTS

ADDING HISTORICAL ELEMENTS

There’s a lot of historical references and wall paintings in interiors right now and if you’re not living in a palace (seriously, no-one does) this is a great way to add a traditional touch to a more contemporary interior. Wall art in the style of a…