La Maison Du Bonheur as seen in Maisons Côté Sud (fr)

see all 18 images on pinterest:   {La Maison du Bonheur}  Côté Sud (us) ~ (fr) ~ (de) Côté Est (us) ~ (fr) ~ (de) Côté Ouest (us) ~ (fr) ~ (de) . . . we’re now at: You might also like: This = Love Recipe:  Truffle Bruschetta Artist’s Studio

Luxe Living

Today we meet Stacy Andell, winner of our Kindle Paperwhite Giveaway.  Stacy and her friend Jill Egan own the interior design firm Luxe Living Interiors in Houston, Texas.   A look at some of their beautiful work… “Fashion is not only in the way we dress, but the way we live. The home should have […]

Have you heard? Pamela Pierce has a new magazine in the works!

Founded and edited by interior designer Pamela Pierce, Milieu will be a quarterly print magazine, debuting in September 2013.  FALL 2013 World of Change Take an art-history tour through the deep South, sample the surprisingly sophisticated fare of a food truck, and enter a stunning mix of interiors.  Plus, see how otherwise ordinary furnishings can […]

Darryl Carter ~ The Collected Home

“What surrounds us either uplifts, inspires and energizes us   or bogs us down, overwhelms us and depletes us.”— LeAnn, l&l “As I see it, the home should be a collected assemblage of treasures meaningful to the homeowner.  I believe it is better to have an empty room that an instant room.  Forgo the immediate and embrace the lasting. […]

A Sophisticated Blend

Antiques Dealer and Designer, Richard Shapiro,  has struck a beautiful balance in his residence in Malibu.    Pieces from around the globe … old and new, ornate and primitive… all coexist peacefully.  I am especially impressed by Mr. Shapiro’s light hand with the antiques and decorative objects he used – with access to so many pieces, he […]

Saladino Style and Guiding Principle

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . In understanding the power of shape and form, the seventeenth century Dutch painter Vermeer is a model for me.  He placed people and furnishings, windows and architecture, in the foreground of his canvases with […]

Nathalie Van Reeth

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Josephine Ryan

The unpretentious and thoroughly engaging design style of Josephine Ryan.  . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . .. . .. . .. . .. . .. . via Josephine Ryan Antiques: .. .. .. … .. More Josephine Ryan in this previous post:  French Home and Essentially French  […]

Mimmi O’Connell’s La Scuola

Côté Sud, Aout-Sept 2001 Côté Sud magazine subscription  in the emporium (de) Also featured in Italian Country Living (us) (fr) ~ (uk) ~ (ca) ~ (de) ~ (it)~ (es)   Mimmi O’Connell linen & lavender see our new site:

Design Daily – Axel Vervoordt

Simply inviting. linen & lavender Axel Vervoordt  in the emporium Axel Vervoordt: In Finitum (us) ~ (uk) ~ (ca) ~ (fr) ~ (de) ~ (it) ~ (es) Axel Vervoordt: Academia Editions in English: (us) ~ (uk) ~ (ca) ~ (fr) ~ (de) ~  (it) ~ (es) Editions in other languages: (fr) Français Axel Vervoordt: The Story of Style Editions in English: (us) ~  (uk) ~ (ca) ~ (fr) ~ (de) ~  (it) ~ (es) Editions in other languages: (fr) Français  Axel Vervoordt: Timeless Interiors Editions in […]

Design Daily – John Saladino Feature

I have appreciated John Saladino’s design skills for some time, but it wasn’t until recently when I purchased his Style by Saladino book that I became enamored of his philosophy towards design.  The book has been around since 2000, but for whatever reason it was not one that I had in my design library.  In reading […]

Design Daily – Rose Tarlow Feature

The Private House by Rose Tarlow A timeless room with a composition  of colors and textures that I never tire of.  Perfect. Order this book: The Private House Visit Rose Tarlow’s new website: Rose Tarlow Her new flagship showroom is located on Melrose in Los Angeles: Rose Tarlow Melrose House 8540 Melrose Avenue Los Angeles, […]

Design Daily – Axel Vervoordt

Axel Vervoordt Axel Vervoordt began purchasing antiques in his teens and has steadily built a vast collection of exquisite objects from around the world. He is renowned for his prestigious exhibitions at major world antique fairs, including the New York Design Fair and TEFAF Maastricht. His interior designs, in both traditional and modern settings around […]