Rove Concepts

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Thursday
Apr212016

The elephant in the room

Or should that be the skeleton on the ceiling? It may be the deal breaker if you want to come on my virtual getaway to this loft style apartment in Tribeca, New York which ticks all the boxes. Exposed brick walls, light streaming in the the tall windows, a mini jungle, curios on industrial style shelves, great kitchen ... and the skeleton above the dining table. I've been staring at it for ages trying to work out what the model is actually of. Ichthyosaur? Prehistoric razor toothed dolphin? A cousin of the Loch Ness Monster? It would certainly make for an interesting dinner party conversation. Franklin Place is available through onefinestay

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Wednesday
Apr202016

More Paloma Contreras spaces

Wednesday
Apr202016

Feminine and glamourous

I was surprised to realize that we have never featured the fabulous style of Paloma Contreras of La Dolce Vita Blog. This project is my favourite of hers and showcases her aesthetic - traditional with a modern and glamourous twist. A definite feminine vibe that is elegant, refined and timeless. 

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Wednesday
Apr202016

Living in the jungle

Over the years Kim and I have been fascinated by the homes of Sera Hersham-Loftus or should I say the reinvention of her homes. The queen of the boudoir look with its seductive, glamorous and over-the-top trappings is also the queen of the quick change, of reinvigorating her glorious spaces. Kim last featured her house a year ago but when I recently visited the Sera of London website, voila, her house had evolved into a glamazon jungle with the addition of even more houseplants than her usual parlour palms. It's spring, only it's inside. I love the look but can you imagine watering day?!

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Tuesday
Apr192016

Parker & Company

Welcome to the traditional yet whimsical world of Parker & Company - an interior design firm based in Connecticut. Where deer, dogs, rabbits, foxes and horses run amok. 

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