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Forbes & Lomax

Forbes & Lomax

I blogged about invisible switches from Forbes & Lomax before but let me make this one really short and sweet. It’s a perfect style tipsy moment. Introducing the coolest light switch ever:   Keep switching and stay tipsy!

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Yasmin Sconce From Arteriors Home

Yasmin Sconce From Arteriors Home

It’s official! I’m in love. These new sconces from Arteriors Home are beautiful. Brass is back big time and here I love the combination of vintage brass and matte black with off-white shades. The post industrial details give this fixture the unique look we all look for. The best part? It is damp location rated […]

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Paola Navone for Crate&Barrel

Paola Navone for Crate&Barrel

Another beautiful cooperation between a major designer and a retail giant is that of Paola Navone and Crate&Barrel. The brilliant architect, interior designer, art director and event designer, Paola Navone hit the ball out of the ballpark with 3 stunning collections that debuted couple of weeks ago and are getting enthusiastic reception from C&B customers. […]

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JuJu and Bling

JuJu and Bling

I’m trying to stay organized. I’m trying not to lose my mind, to be precise. If you noticed I have been gone since mid May it’s because my house renovation took over my life leaving just enough space to run all the clients’ projects (and I have been blessed with a lot of them lately!) […]

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Splurge or Save – Ochre Arctic Pear

Splurge or Save – Ochre Arctic Pear

So we all love the Arctic Pear chandelier by Ochre. It has been around for about two years since and when it first came out the fixture became an icon practically overnight. It was featured in ads in every single shelter magazine and then started popping in featured projects all over print and design blogs. […]

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Light Fixtures To Dream About

Light Fixtures To Dream About

Sometimes to finish a project you just need a really good light fixture. Cherry on top kind of fixture. I’m in that position right now. Looking for that perfect one. Here are my top candidates. Enjoy. And stay stylish! Images via lightopiaonline.com

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Bellamy Lantern by Currey & Co.

Bellamy Lantern by Currey & Co.

We love the Bellamy Lantern by Currey & Co.! It will fit beautifully into a small vestibule in my client’s house, which we designed in updated French Country style with lots of Asian-inspired elements. The simplicity of the Bellamy Lantern’s shape is accented with the subtle detailing of its “roof” treatment and stylized fleur de […]

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Alexa Hampton Honored at Innovation in Design Awards Gala

Alexa Hampton Honored at Innovation in Design Awards Gala

I had so much fun last night tweeting live from 2012 Innovation in Design Awards ceremony. In its 6th edition this year, 2012 IDAS honored the hugely talented Alexa Hampton who was the recipient of the Connecticut Cottages & Gardens Innovator Award. I was dying to show you the photo of the beautiful Alexa accepting […]

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Bohemian Summer

Bohemian Summer

Bohemian decorating is all about mixing and never, ever matching! Like pieces of colorful glass in a kaleidoscope, objects form stunning images in a Bohemian space. Nothing is perfect, nothing stays in the same place for long. Objects are collected, found, repurposed, and cherished till they fall apart. For a true Bohemian mix, throw in colors, […]

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Coastal Living

Coastal Living

From the pages of Coastal Living magazine we borrowed these ideas for beautiful coastal rooms. We love the use of dark wood contrasted against white fixtures and walls: Combining sleek modern furniture with vintage and reclaimed elements make for a perfect mix: Rope elements complete the nautical look:   Show-stopping elements such as vintage canoe create […]

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