It’s been a while since I was really struck by a modern interior. Sometimes, you just gravitate towards something so much that it becomes kind of “run of the mill”. It’s as if you’ve seen all that’s exciting and energizing and you become so familiar with the simplicity and the temperament that it no longer is all that exciting and energizing. What have you done for me lately, you modern …Read More
Tag Archives: Inspired
It’s not everyday I get to work on a 100 year old home! But the day has come!
The client purchased this sad little rowhouse – and I do mean SAD, LITTLE, ROWHOUSE – in the hopes of restoring the Victorian charm that’s been smothered, covered and defaced over the years. Like I said. Sad.Read More
Found this lovely image of mixed flowers and herbs and fruit… I couldn’t resist thinking about how beautiful a palette it was.Read More
Chanel’s Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2016 Collection is amazing… (as per usual). :) Check out this ‘making of’ video… you won’t believe your eyeballs!Read More
It’s no secret, I love black and white spaces. I just think there’s nothing as fresh and inspiring. But it’s also no easy feat. A black and white space can be very limiting, regimented and constrictive. How far do you take this ‘black and white’ theme, in other words. Clients wonder if they’re allowed to have shades of black or off-whites. They become focused on making all the whites match.
But it doesn’t have to be so regulated.Read More
I’ve been looking for a jolt of inspiration lately. Nothing crazy. Just some real excitement about colour and form and texture. All the things that us designers get giddy over. Even though I extol the virtues of white (Benjamin Moore’s Simply White I’m looking at you!), sometimes I look around and all I see is blah. Bland. Stale. Safe.Read More
That runway shot of Celine Fall/Winter Collection nearly knocked me off my chair!Read More