Designs and dimensions in tile, doors and furniture

image

I saw AKDO’s tile on pinterest and loved the design. I can see this as backsplash for a stove with gold fixtures.  So pretty…

image

Then I saw this which is making some patio awfully fabulous. See more here

image

This door is amazing. Talk about an entrance…

image

The lines of this desk reminds me of the one Kelly Wearstler used here

image

This room has a lot of dimension too in the form of the many textures through out: wood paneled walls, woven headboard, quilted blanket, leather tufted bench. Textures gives interest in an earthy color palette or monochromatic design. Do you like dimension or prefer flush smooth surfaces?

{Other images via Arkpad}


{Keep indulging….follow me on instagram, twitter, & pinterest}

A feminine Bathroom Design

image

I created a bathroom in a simple white and gray palette with silver and mercury glass accents. I opted for a decorative mirror versus a medicine cabinet. It’s one of the easiest way to update bathroom and something I blogged about here. I wanted shine and a hint of sparkle with classic designs like the floor mat which looks like marble. A pedestal vanity with space to hold some pretty decorative perfume bottles was a must. I can’t stand a pedestal sink that barely has room for anything other than soap. To continue with the feminine vibe I went for a beautiful lace shower curtain. The marble modern clock echos the mat and marble sink. I really like this space. You can find the items I selected for the collage here.


{Keep indulging….follow me on instagram, twitter, & pinterest}

A Brooklyn home tour

image

Sofia Berger’s Brooklyn home is full of old charm and architecture. The bathroom is like a spa. It’s totally not something you would expect from the rest of the house. It’s perfectly decorated with carefully organized jars to see things you need at a glance (qtips, cotton swabs, etc). It’s all so beautifully arranged that it feels like……a spa. I love that and the raw edging of the granite stone.

image

image

Lots of molding and woodwork are left original and some of her furniture has a vintage vibe mixed in with some modern elements like the capiz shell chandelier and some of the mirrored dressers. I especially love the modern fireplace.

image

image

I also love the outdoor space but you will have to go here to see the actual fireplace mantle she has outside. Perfect for afternoon and nightly parties.

image

I also like the shelves with the exposed brick as a backing to highlight all of the stainless steel appliances and culinary tools. For me, some of the wood is a bit much for my taste. I’m that girl that would paint it all white or high lacquered black. But other than that it’s a great place to highlight what she can do in interior design. You can see before pics on her facebook. Trust me, it’s worth it.

image

Sofia is a banker by day and an aspiring interior designer. Something tells me she will do well.

{Images on Apartment Therapy with photos by Andrea Sparacio and Sekiya Dorsett}

Kelly Wearstler designed bathrooms for Cameron Diaz

image

This. Is. Everything. The gold, the pink onyx counters and walls, the vintage sconces, the octagon shaped sink, the door design….it’s just too much. I’m setting it as my wallpaper on my computer right now.

image

This is also gorgeous. The walls are glass tiles by Ann Sacks and they look like aged mirrors which I love. The sink and fittings are by Waterworks. I really love the hardware. It almost looks like a dresser with gold basins.

{Images via  Elle Decor with photos by William Abranowicz}