Skip to content

Inspiration

June 19, 2009

As a designer, I find inspiration from many sources;

my travels, fine art, nature, fashion, people and of course great interiors!

Here are some images of interiors that have captured my attention most recently.

The first two photos below are fashion designer Cynthia Rowley’s Greek Revival Townhouse which was featured in Elle Decor.

A magical interior that is whimsical, glamorous and very chic.  Beautiful!

Beautiful patterned wallpaper designed by Rowley acts as artwork in the dining room.

Japanese inspired patterned wallpaper designed by Rowley acts as artwork in the dining room. Love the upholstery fabric and color palette.

Living room

Gallery white walls , dark wood floors/rug and light window treatments create an nice backdrop to the traditional furniture. Elegant yet contemporary and not too formal. And you've got to love the plastic lined piano ice bucket!

Click here for the entire article.

This Georgian Revival home by designer Robert Kaner was featured in Metropolitan Home and is truly magnificent.

The bold wall color paired with the

The bold wall color paired with the contemporary light fixture keep it fresh, not staid. Great chairs.

I really like how

I really like how the traditional black and white flooring becomes graphic and bold when paired with the clean white walls that are free of the typical mouldings. The mid-century chandelier is sculptural and fantastic!

Click here for the entire article.

I absolutely fell in love with the apartment below when I saw it in Elle Decor.

Designer Rafael de Cardenas created a beautiful interior that mixes many styles of pieces

yet achieves a cohesive pulled together and elegant aesthetic.

The color palette is gorgeous and is successfully applied

throughout the entire apartment without becoming monotonous.

The oversized Moroccan doors add interest to the otehrwise elegant

The oversized Moroccan doors add texture and interest to the living room.

Beautiful slipper chair and interesting wall treatment.

Beautiful slipper chair which would also be great in a bedroom. Also, interesting wall treatment.

I would love this headboard for my own bedroom!

I would love this headboard for my own bedroom!

Click here for the entire article.

Finally, the cover of Elle Decor for May was this Washington DC home

by interior designer Elizabeth Martin.  It is the inspiration

for one of my current projects on Long Island, New York.

The color scheme and transitional style of furniture are particular inspiration for my project.

The color scheme and transitional style of furniture are a particular inspiration for my project. It's slightly formal, yet comfortable and fun with elements such as the Moroccan poufs.

Living room.

Another view of the Living room. Doing similar bookcases flanking a fireplace with back painted walls for my client.

Great pop of color on the settee.

Great pop of color on the settee.

Click here for the entire article.

About these ads
No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: