Creative Cafe // Architecture Photographer Paul Clemence

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I’m inspired by light and space, both are intrinsic to the others appreciation. Whether you are capturing a texture, a pattern, an interior or a detail, it’s all about the inter-play of both light and space. Light informs space, space embraces light. Design and Architecture photography attracts me because they offer infinite possibilities of exploration of space. Which is also true of Nature, … Read More

2015 Outdoor Home Fashion Inspired by Runway Style

Carmen NatschkeAesthetic Appeal: Beauty & Fashion, Decor by X

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Drew and Jonathan Scott, the designing and real estate selling  twin-brother team known for their hit Home and Garden Television (HGTV) show “Property Brothers,” can now add outdoor furniture and decor designers to their impressive resumes. According to Jonathan Scott, the inspiration for creating the Scott Living collection was “to mirror our personal design philosophies. That style, luxury and function may … Read More

2015 Home Fashion Trends Reflect Edgy Runway Style

Carmen NatschkeAesthetic Appeal: Beauty & Fashion, Decor by X

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Furniture and decor manufacturer Marge Carson’s 2015 spring High Point Furniture and Design Market introductions included several sophisticated fashion-inspired pieces that translate high style inspiration from the world’s runways into home fashion that marries cosmopolitan style with traditional heritage. While skillfully balancing refined, luxurious elegance alongside an edgy, industrial vibe that exudes fashion references to Rock, Punk and Heavy Metal,  Marge Carson offers a … Read More

Creative Cafe // Design & Architecture Photographer Ken Hayden

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I’m inspired by shadows and light, nature, abstract form and the work of my two idols, Julius Shulman and Horst P. Horst. Design and Architecture photography attracts me because I’ve always loved architecture but after spending a decade in a relationship with a successful London designer, I became obsessed with interior design as well.  When I decided to pursue photography to … Read More

Obsessed with Beautiful Furniture Design: BoConcept’s “The Guest”

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In yet another successful and entertaining short film “The Guest” starring iconic Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen, BoConcept has shown the nearly obsessive allure of beautiful contemporary furniture. Watching the film I was reminded of how I and my design friends act when in the presence of gorgeous furniture and decor. Really, nothing else exists to us when we find beautiful … Read More

14 Stylish Wall and Floor Tiles from Peronda Group

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A virtual walk-through of the gorgeous, and fashion inspired showroom of luxury, Spanish tile maker, Peronda Group. These were my favorite design finds from their showroom in Castellon and their Cevisama booth in beautiful Valencia. Fashion Lab: Peronda’s “Harmony” Brand Peronda Group teamed up with celebrated Spanish fashion designer, Juan Vidal to develop “Candela” a beautiful, romantic collection of wall and … Read More