Artwork Details: Bowl with sacrifice at Aulis and the Montmorency arms (1535). Workshop of Guido Durantino of Urbino. Tin-glazed Earthenware. National Gallery of Art, Washington DC. Home Décor Details:Athena Rug. Loloi Rugs.
2013 Holiday color trends spotted at Tendence 2012 design fair: A fantastic, and rich color scheme of sea-based hues with a subtle touch of metallic sophistication: turquoise, blue, green, sun-bleached whites, and sandy golds – perfect for a beach house themed holiday decoration plan.
Color Inspiration: These eye-catching bright orange, green, red and yellow holiday ornaments decorated with little glass beads and trimmed in silver and gold glitter were spotted at the Tendence 2012 design show in Frankfurt, Germany. Vibrant neon-like colors have been popular in fashion and it’s no surprise to see those colors popping up in the [...]
Holiday Color Inspiration: Row upon colorful row of decorative Christmas tree ornaments create a rainbow of holiday cheer. Photo Courtesy: Messe Frankfurt / ChristmasWorld – 2012 Holiday Color Trends.
Prolific designer Marcel Wanders’ Minoo tile collection for Bardelli, is a beautiful design poem written in visual tensions. The delicate lace patterns on the tiles embodies the feminine, the soft, the yielding; the masculine hard surface of the tile counters with its hardness; resoluteness and unyielding strength.
Stone & Pewter Accents’ Sumi-e Zushi large brick tiles create an enchanting aquatic dream world in this bathroom spa. The gorgeous tiles colors are taken straight from nature: blue-greens reminiscent of the turquoise and aqua seas; the shimmering pearl a reminder of the treasures the oceans hold; and the sandy beiges bring to mind the [...]
A shrinking violet by no means. This extraordinary and artistic bathroom wall executed in beautiful mosaics from Phoenician Arts is arresting and captivating in its color-saturated lushness.
Fresh, young and fun wallpaper mosaic “Camouflage 2 Feelin” created with up to 78% post-consumer recycled glass. Available at Trend USA (Trend in Green).
The tertiary color wheel illustrated with tile and mosaics. Color Complexities: Mixing any one of the three basic colors in the Primary Color Wheel (red, yellow and blue), with any one of the colors created in the Secondary Color Wheel (violet, orange, green) yields six completely new colors: Red-Violet = red + violet Blue-Violet [...]
Colibri by Yves Delorme (another name synonymous with luxury linens) skillfully marries the clean lines of modern design with the traditional art of embroidery, creating a unique and artful modern rendering of romantic style. Retail prices from $145 to $725. Images copyright of respective companies. Home Decor Buyer Resource: For retail locations see yvesdelorme.com.
Natalie Blake Studios creates wall art that captivates the imagination and the Barcelona ceramic tile collection proves it. The Barcelona sculptural ceramic wall tiles are elegant, beautifully textured and are richly colored with awe-inspiring hues of red, orange, blue and green. Photo courtesy of Natalie Blake Studios. Home Decor Buyer Resource: Natalie Blake Studios
The Tree of Life sculptural ceramic wall tile (amazing wall art in our eyes) from Natalie Blake Studios is a richly colored, hand crafted visual delight. Photo courtesy of Natalie Blake Studios. Home Decor Buyer Resource: Natalie Blake Studios
Anne de Solene Hydrangea (Mondaine/Prestance) Duvet cover, sheets and pillow shams. French linen maker, Anne de Solene delights with their fresh, feminine linens from the Hydrangea bedding collection. Delicate mauve, purple and green bring a light and airy touch to the bedroom. Images copyright of respective companies. Home Decor Buyer Resource:Anne de Solene
Canopy / Indigo Wool Rug by Angela Adams features multi-dimensional cut pile 100% New Zealand wool with a modern color palette of Turquoise, Loden, Indigo and Peacock.Angela Adams’ rugs are so beautifully designed that you can consider the rugs artwork for your floors. Sure, you may want to take pains to avoid walking on this [...]
"Little Field of Flowers" by Tord Boontje for Nani Marquina(click image for detailed view). Nani Marquina is the gold standard when it comes to eco-chic. So it comes as no surprise that two rugs on The Decorating Diva.com’s “Top 12 Stylish Eco-Friendly Rugs” list come from Nani Marquina. Industrial designer Tord Boontje, Red Dot Award [...]
We’ve had hundreds of emails asking us to create a one page compilation of our 2009 Color Trends that we published last year. We’ve listened and we hope that you enjoy this one page color trends 2009 roundup. Color Trend 2009 Bold, Fearless Pinks (details) Color Trend 2009 Saffran (details) Color Trend 2009 Orange Candy [...]
Utopia Bedding Collection (Eastern Accents – retailer locations) Spring 2009 Runway Inspiration – Valentino Natura Pillow 91644 (Koko Company) Fruity Collection Framed Artwork (Kinder-Harris – to trade and specialty stores) Spring 2009 Runway Inspiration – Valentino Tufted Ottoman Visalia Collection (Eastern Accents – retailer locations) Calvin Klein Trailing Vines New Zealand Wool & Silk Rug [...]
Duffy London Crystal Chandelier on Green Wall Light Artwork(Design Public) Avenue Six Curves Button Back Lounge Chair Green (Exclusively Home) Spring 2009 Runway Inspiration – Carmen Marc Valvo The Brenn Collection Oval Ottoman (Eastern Accents – retailer locations) Handmade Chinese Lotus Green Cushion Cover (Overstock.com) French Knot Green Tufted Rug (Susan Sargent ) Image Attributions: [...]