My work takes me between residential and work environments and sometimes there are things that cross over. For instance, scuff proof vinyl that looks like leather can be used both in the workplace cafe as well as in the kitchen’s banquette seating. And we’ve seen industrial grade appliances crossing over into the great home kitchens of the world. In this case, an ottoman.Read More
Tag Archives: Modern
Let me be clear… I love wallpaper. And I super love blue and white wallpaper.
I’m guessing the blue colour, no matter the pattern, always seems to look classic and timeless. It’s not a trendy colour like bright lime green or lemony yellow. It’s just one of those colours that always looks like it belongs. So when I see a blue and white wallpaper, that’s the feeling I get… lasting. So I thought I’d pull out some images that might inspire you to get into the Blue and White love affair, especially when thinking about wallpaper.Read More
I love a classic white kitchen with carrara marble countertops. Details like the door style and backsplash tile and lighting are places where we can inject character and style. But sometimes, I need a little shot in the arm… you know? Something that really just stands out!
So here we have 5 beautiful kitchens. And they’re BLACK. Let’s get started…Read More
I had to show you this… my little dream garden. Read More
One of my very favourite things to do is mix up furniture styles…nothing new, really. But it’s definitely a classic look now. A very strong modern element surrounded by traditional touches in artwork, furniture or even materials, makes the space electric!Read More
This kitchen definitely needed a pick-me-up. Dated. Dingy. Desperate. The three D’s that I look forward to transforming!Read More
Just the way fashion goes, so does design… and our love of navy blue is one such example. I always get asked what the new trendy colour is and I always resist answering because I don’t believe in trends. I like classic. Whether that’s modern classic or traditional classic. But I do believe blue is one of those colours that might be trendy but I say it’s classic too. So let’s go with it!Read More
This is Villa Extramuros in Arraiolos, Portugal. I love the interior furnishings… aloof and fun. The villa itself is modern and strong. The views are long and lovely.Read More