RUSTIC INTERIOR – DEPERO CLUB

For the interior design of the Depero Club in Rieti, Italian designer Tommaso Guerra used almost exclusively salvaged materials, clearly having fun mixing up recycled and repurposed furniture and fittings.The walls are covered with old doors that have been stripped and sanded, then adorned with a mixture of arms from six different antique chandeliers, their ...

SIX THINGS ETSY – OCTOBER 2013

I have found six lovely things from Etsy to share with you this morning, hand made and delivered from all over the globe straight to your nest. 1. Stay Wild - limited edition giclee print - Helen Dardik, 2. Bay armchair - winter - Name Design Studio, 3. Blackbird singing - Vintage tin artwork - Hens Teeth, 4. Bohemian rock ...

MY DAY AT DECOREX INTERNATIONAL 2013

I spent my morning last wednesday lost in the mind boggling maze of beautiful home decor that is Decorex International. I went thinking I would be wowed by fabrics and wall coverings and home embellishments and I was, but the stands that inspired me most were owned by the lighting companies. Having worked in lighting retail ...

FEED YOUR SOUL – STYLE IS ALL ATTITUDE

Welcome to my second colour explosion of the day. This collection of images from Architectural Digest is of maverick fashion icon Iris Barrel Apfel's bold Manhattan apartment. I love this place, it's the complete opposite of how we live but left to my own devices I can imagine I could have quite easily have ended up living in ...