Wednesday
Dec072016

Hump day getaway

It's Wednesday, hump day, the working week half done but still the promise of the weekend is just out of reach. If we can't escape our everyday humdrum then perhaps we can take a virtual getaway to a slice of South African heaven. From its luxury bedrooms and spa-like bathrooms, to its rooftop jacuzzi and an infinity pool overlooking the African bush, to the quirky hippo skeleton hanging above the dining table, the Leobo Private Reserve lodge hits every fantasy getaway note. It even has its own observatory. Via Luxe Houses.

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Tuesday
Dec062016

Bold colour choices by Ann Lowengart

Bold, graphic, bright...and maybe the funnest white kitchen I have ever seen! I am head over heels for these spaces by Ann Lowengart

Tuesday
Dec062016

Ann Lowengart and some mostly neutral spaces

Ann Lowengart is quite a versatile designer. As you will see in the majority of this post it's all about sophisticated and chic neutral spaces that are timeless and very inviting. She has also had her way with bright, bold, daring colour combinations which you will see a bit here and in my next post. Whichever style you prefer, they are all jaw-dropping gorgeous. (Find more of her work here)

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Tuesday
Dec062016

Blue and white beachside

There's something so fresh about a blue and white interior and I love this modern take on a classic look in this Newport Beach renovation by Jeff Trotter Design. From bobbin chairs to Burmese rain drum side tables, from beadboard to blue and white ikat cushions it's the perfect coastal look for those who like their beachside classic not cliché.

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Monday
Dec052016

The diversity of Benjamin Vandiver

Benjamin Vandiver says his aesthetic cannot be categorized as one specific expression, that it's just all about exceptional taste. Ordinarily I would find that proclamation a tad obnoxious but after perusing his portfolio, it's 100% accurate. There's nothing obnoxious about these spaces; they are all refined, carefully curated and casually exquisite.

 

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