Monthly Archives

September 2012

Architectural Beauty: The Meera House, Singapore

September 16, 2012

Guz Architects built this home on the the beautiful island of Sentosa, located off the coast of Singapore. The homes on this small island are built quite closely together, so the architects focused on creating a private space that incorporated nature and the island’s unique beauty. Two wonderfully adorned walls sit opposite to each other on the plot, while the local sea breeze and abundance of natural lighting fill every room of the home . . . Continue Reading…

Marchesa Spring 2013

September 14, 2012

When it comes to extravagant glamour and opulent fashion, Marchesa seems to always do it just right. For Spring 2013 — Georgina and Keren took to India for inspiration, mixing embroidered and jeweled hims with lace and dramatic brocade, they created something that was absolutely luxurious and, very much Bollywood inspired . . . Continue Reading…

Decorate With: World Maps

September 13, 2012

I’m always on the look-out for interesting ways to bring a room to life, whether it’s through a certain tone of paint or a newly release pattern, there are so many choices out there to add that finishing touch. One of my favorite things to add to rooms are maps, not only are they absolutely lovely to look at, they also inspire you to travel the world using your own imagination . . . Continue Reading…

Josie Natori Spring 2013

September 10, 2012

Josie Natori’s collection for Spring 2013 was a true celebration of her heritage, “the colorful history and folklore of the Philippines of my youth“, “It’s a vibrant collection that reflects a vibrant culture”. Her chosen water-like prints and intricate white blouses this time around around are my absolute favorites . . . source

Architectural Beauty: Chenequa Residence, Wisconsin

September 6, 2012

This curvaceous Wisconsin home was custom built by architect Robert Harvey Oshatz. The inside features a gorgeous spiraling hem-lock roof that “sweeps over the entry and lifts the upper floor before disappearing from plain view”. The Chenequa Residence is almost completely constructed from natural materials that Mr Oshatz sourced himself and with it’s beautiful outdoor landscape, each area of this home celebrates the resounding beauty of nature. Continue Reading…