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Dec132011

Nomad

Have you got your hands on Sibella Court's new book Nomad yet? A feast of beautiful images, a veritable orgy of fabulous objects, Sibella's latest is as stunning as her award winning Etcetera. Image after inspiring image, tales of travels and of incorporating treasures into everyday life. It's globetrotting and daydreaming from the comfort of your lounge chair. Life is so much more beautiful seen through Sibella's eyes. Nomad is a perfect example of why the printed book will always exist. As wonderful as the images are on screen the experience is taken to a whole other level by just sitting and feeling this tactile book, letting your eyes wander (and wonder) from page to page. The images here are by Sibella's brother the über talented Chris Court. His lush, colour rich shots convey Sibella's bower bird aesthetic perfectly. Am I gushing? Yes. This is a must have for those who love a visual feast.

Reader Comments (18)

Jo, have you any idea of the name/provenance of the rope chair in the third picture? I Must Have It.

13 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTricia Rose

Thank you for showing these pics. I've been umming and ahhing about whether or not to buy this book, but those images have captivated me. BEAUTIFUL photography! I'll have to hint to someone to get this for me for Christmas now!

13 Dec 2011 | Unregistered Commenterinspir@lia

Tricia it's the knotted chair by Marcel Wanders produced by Cappellini. You won't get much change out of 4 grand though :(

13 Dec 2011 | Registered Commentermidcenturyjo

@Tricia Rose - I think it's Marcel Wanders' Knotted Chair.

13 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCussot

I recently went to an author's chat/ book launch where Sibella talked about the book an answered questions. It was so interesting! She was lovely and I'm convinced she has the dream job! Great books :)

13 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSarah Zb

Thank you for showing these inspiring pictures! As for my current life situation - I really like the one with crib set up in the living room - it looks easy and good, not destroying the overall look, but adding a funny detail to it!
And that picture with stairs next to red&white wall - great work!

13 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLaura

Can anyone please tell me what that coil rope doily rug is in the 11th photo? Iv've been searching for it for ages and can't find it anywhere!!

13 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAsh

Anyone have a line on the red and white wallpaper at the bottom of those stairs? It's amazing!!

13 Dec 2011 | Unregistered Commentermeredith

Sibella is always a source of inspiration- such a talented lady! I cherish Etcetera and look forward to adding Nomad to my book collection.

14 Dec 2011 | Unregistered Commenterla domestique

Interesting curtains ;) And before someone starts lecturing: yes, I know about sun wheels and rune signs.

14 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTK

and apparently that should be sanskrit signs. Slap me with a wet noodle...

14 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTK

stunning. heading to amazon right now to purchase! thanks :)

14 Dec 2011 | Unregistered Commenterkatelewisart

Unordinary designs inspire a lot!

16 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterInterior design

Love it! oh, and Merry Christmas to you too! :)

Travis

16 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTravis Blackbrid

where would I find a couch like the one in the 3rd picture down??? I LOVE it! thanks in advanced

30 Dec 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJenn

Lush. Reminds me of my grandma's house, but I assure you, in the best possible way.

12 Jan 2012 | Unregistered CommenterKath Wright

Hello! Where can I find the wood-frame bed in pics 6 and 10? Thank you :)

15 Jul 2013 | Unregistered CommenterTeresa

I have been looking for the curtain, (that is split up half way in a triangled shape above a bed). A pinned posted it on Pinterest and I have seen the same curtain on another pin. I really love it and cannot find it through my research. I will be using it as a kitchen curtain with a old world feel. Can you help me? Can I ask humbly where you purchased the curtain? Sincerly, Debra Howell. And, Thank You!

4 Jan 2014 | Unregistered CommenterDebra Howell

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