PANTONE 2012 Color of the Year

PANTONE has announced the new color of the year for 2012 - Tangerine Tango!  I can't wait to see all of the ways this color gets incorporated into fashion and homes!  Click here to link to the article from PANTONE. The 2011 color of the year, PANTONE 18-2120 Honeysuckle, encouraged us to face everyday troubles with

The Impact of Interior Design

When most people think of interior design they may think of pretty colors and fabrics.  What most people don’t realize is how the design of your environment affects you physically and emotionally. A great majority of our lives are spent in our homes, so why not love where you live?  There is an enormously positive impact

From The Design Floor

  Maison & Objet continues to be one of the most important design shows to attend in Europe, coupled with the fact that it takes place in one of the most dynamic cities in the world. Inspiration comes from experiencing Paris and the exhibition. Each year, M&O presents three lifestyle trends, reflected and narrated with product

Straw Hat Factory Apartments | Stockholm

  Stråhattfabriken (Straw Hat Factory) is one of the most beautiful apartment blocks in Stockholm. It consists of three buildings, with industrial character and a typical turn of the century look. The old factory was transformed by Oscar Properties into 39 apartments ranging from 1 bedroom to 6 bedrooms. They describe the apartments as "Classic with a Twist" and

Sofa Bunk Bed

DOC is a sofa bed that converts in to a bunk bed in two seconds! A simple intuitive and safe mechanism allows you to convert the three seater sofa into two everyday beds. Doc takes multifunctional to a whole new level, efficient use of space at it´s best. This is a true upgrade from a traditional

Chatelaine – Modern Tradition

Baroque opulence and modern city chic come together in this sophisticated collection. Polished satin and sumptuous chenille fabrics, in lavish over-scaled traditional patterns, elegantly compliment sleek contemporary pieces with comfortable softness, while reflecting the essence of clean effortless design. Heavy full-bodied draperies and romantic plush upholstery pieces are revitalized with a refreshing color palette.

Sheer Artistry

When Rachel Kapner graduated in 1990 from Roger Williams University with a major in Fine Arts, she was poised to be a fashion designer. Her affinity for fabrics and textiles, and her artful sense of style, had her contemplating attending the Fashion Institute of Technology. She had a change of heart. Rachel joined the team at her mother, Dorothy