Displaying posts labeled "Red"

Marion Hall Best

Posted on Mon, 27 Aug 2007 by KiM

Jo has posted over at Mark Cutler’s blog about Marion Hall Best, Australia’s most influential and inspirational interior designer. I have to say that it’s a must-read.

Photos courtesy of Historic Houses Trust

Fabulous idea to steal from Choosing and Decorating Your First Home. Australian Women’s Weekly. Consolidated Press, Sydney. No date but definitely 80s by the other images in the book. (Image scanned.) Plain roller blinds free hand machine embroidered. I can imagine these as panels as well. See not everything from the 80s was horrendous…. except that hat and big perms and shoulder pads and……

My most favourite red room

Posted on Fri, 6 Apr 2007 by midcenturyjo

Image from Burnham Design

I love this room. The red, the mix of patterns, styles, textures. The layering is amazing, the room so lush. If you have a little time this long weekend then spend a little savouring the beauty of Betsy Burnham’s amazing rooms. Even if you’ve been there before, it’s worth another look. Beautiful! Inspiring!

Red!

Posted on Tue, 6 Feb 2007 by midcenturyjo

Red – brave, warm, extrovert, hearty, enveloping, dramatic, evocative of all things oriental and at times a little naughty. Are you up for it?

Belle

Belle

O Interiors Burnham Design
Dragonette Decorative Arts New York Social Diary
Stylecraft Kelly Wearstler

The following amazing picture from Metropolitan Home was just sent to me by Peggy, who thought it would be a great addition to this post. Thanks Peggy!