Archive for the ‘Trends’ Category

October 23, 2011 0


By in Inspiration, Roundup, Trends, Want

Ombre, reds, rust tones, some nice lines and good shapes. Images:  Swahili Lidded Basket / Circuclar Feather Earrings / Harvest Season Dress / Brass Arrow Necklace / Ombre Hair / Large Wire Pendant / Kilim Pillows / Dalloway Armchair / Symbols Baggu

May 16, 2011 2

ICFF 2011

By in Photos, Roundup, Trends

[Right: A piece from Lladró Atelier‘s Metropolis.] I am in New York until Tuesday this week attending ICFF and NSS. Both happen but once a year and this is my second year attending both. The shows happen at the same time on different floors of the Javits Center and attract rather different crowds. Allow me […]

April 26, 2011 1

These, Please

By in Trends, Want

I would like another tax return (please) and this time around I’ll buy these things. [ 1. Linear Stem Storage Jar 2. Poppy Meadow Storage Jar 3. Precipice No. 2.2 4. Lori Bracelet 5. Cooper Chair 6. Kaleidoscope Patchwork Quilt ]

March 24, 2011 2

West Elm Summer ’11

By in Furniture, Roundup, Trends

[Images: West Elm] West Elm’s summer 2011 collection is here! Much of it is too beach-themed for my taste (fish gross me out) but there are several pieces I love. The owl measuring cups are as classy as they are cute and the cube lamp with a red cord is simply beautiful. Check out the […]

January 6, 2011 0

The Modern Windsor

By in Furniture, Trends

The modern Windsor chair trend caught my eye a few months ago when I first saw Colonel‘s blue spindle chair. I loved it the first time I set eyes on it and those matte tonal blue spindles are still my favorite. Suddenly, Windsors refreshed with clean lines and minimal frills are everywhere. The Nakashima Straight-Backed […]