Objects of Desire No.6 James DeWulf’s Concrete Table

I have been busy designing a corporate office space this past month. The client is an über cool aficionado of modern design. When he said he wanted a ping pong table for the lounge, James DeWulf's concrete table came to mind. It is a regulation size ping pong table at 5' x 9'  that can…

Pink Bridal Shower with Love

My childhood best friend is getting married in 2 weeks. As her maid of honor, I was thrilled to add some decorative touches to her bridal shower. It was given to her with love and care. Here are some vignettes of the flowers and DIY favors I made.

Objects of Desire No.4 Rugs to Fancy

It just tickles my toes looking at these rugs in wonderful blue hues, poppy orange, & not to mention the patterns. 1.The Rug Company    2. The Rug Company    3. Madeline Weinrib    4.Dwell Studios     5.Madeline Weinrib     6. The Rug Company

World of Marni: Fashion, Furniture & Charity

Blogging has been such an informative endeavor. You find one interesting article or topic {about a chair lets say}, and a quick research opens the door to a whole new world of ...Marni! Marni will be presenting an exclusive collection of 100 signed pop chairs at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile, Milan 2012, which is…

Modern Cape Cod Inspiration Boards

I'm in the mood for a Hampton's getaway, mid-century modern treasure hunt in Palm Springs, or antique-ing for that perfect vintage find. Here are some mood boards I was working on for an interior project this week. 1. Square Nickel Lantern,  Haus Interiors, 2. Rope Mirror, Haus Interiors 1. Saipua, Brooklyn, 2. Captain's Mirror, BDDW…

Kitchen Design: SemiHandmade Custom Ikea Doors

In the world of residential interior design and remodeling, kitchen seems to be the pivotal area of interest for various reasons. For some it's the added re-sale value but for many, it is the fundamental belief that a place we spend the most of our time with our family should be functional and well maintained.…

Weekend Potpourri No.3 P.S. I Love The Parker

Heading out to Palm Springs for a weekend trip with few other families. I'm very excited. The first time I went with my husband, we stayed at The Parker. I absolutely loved it. They served the best hot chocolate at the reception desk. It was January & perfect. Designed by Jonathan Adler, it was fun…

My Life in Vignettes

This little interior photo session of my home started because of a $4 bouquet of flowers I bought at Trader Joe's the other day. I was just admiring them and content that something so small can bring me joy. Then I started snapping away at few other details. With my little tot, I never found…

Tea Time in Milan

Photo Credit to Matteo Barro I had the pleasure of rediscovering Milan a few years ago. It was such a departure from my first visit as a college student. There was definitely more shopping involved in this fashionable city second time around. I visited  la Rinascente  {in Piazza Duomo} which boasted luxury brands in every corner,…

Weekend Potpourri No.1 Emerald Cut

1. Dress by Anthropologie {no longer available} via pinterest     2. Seed Cloud Pendant by Ochre     3. Seed Cloud Sconces by Ochre Happy Friday! I'm officially starting the Weekend Potpourri feature consisting of various visual gems. Here is a simple spread of lavish lighting fixtures. They look like exquisite pair of earrings that can punch up…

Judging a Book by Its Cover

Books resonate something special in us. I still have most of my used books from college. It could be that they are beautiful art history books and look great on my coffee table. But I even love the old paper backs with red and yellow "USED" stickers on them. in my defense, they are Classics.…

Nursery of JCrew’s Jenna Lyons’ son Beckett

I adore this nursery. When I was researching for my son's room more than two years ago, I stumbled across these images on apartmenttherapy.com and just fell in love. If I lived in a pre-war apartment or brownstone (which this house is) in NY, my son would be sleeping in a replica of this poppy…