Archive: April, 2012

30 April 2012 3:24 | 1 comment | Posted by

Lifestyle Inspiration Board Of The Week: Florals

Florals. Photo: Style Intel

April showers bring May flowers. Decorating with floral prints can easily liven up a room…


5 Things
25 April 2012 0:03 | Comments Off | Posted by

5 Things I Cannot Live Without… Architect And Decorator Steven Gambrel

Architect, decorator now writer Steven Gambrel. Portrait on the right and photo of his book cover Steven Gambrel: Time & Place by Eric Piasecki

In his first book entitled Steven Gambrel: Time & Place, the architect and decorator has compiled his projects and assembled them in such a way that the images and the text Gambrel himself has written convey not only lush settings but also a narrative of how these rooms came to be….


24 April 2012 0:26 | Comments Off | Posted by

Fashion Chic Read: Dior by Assouline

Assouline's three-volume Dior book

Assouline’s new three-volume Dior book celebrates everything Dior.


23 April 2012 0:04 | 4 comments | Posted by

Lifestyle Inspiration Board Of The Week: Ikat

Ikat fabrics and accessories like the yellow Jim Thompson bag and the Tory Burch iPhone case. Photo: Style Intel

Ikat fabrics instantly give a sense of exoticism to a room. The woven fabric with blurred effect lends spaces a stunning visual interest even if it is used only in small doses such as on throw pillows. How do you start decorating with ikat?


18 April 2012 15:20 | Comments Off | Posted by

Fashion Backstage At Gucci Spring 2012

Gucci Spring 2012. Photo: Gucci

As a follow-up to last Monday’s post on Frida Giannini’s inspiration boards for Gucci’s spring 2012 collection, I am featuring backstage images from the shows today including a photo of Natasha Poly giving a million-dollar beauty shot and Anja Rubik getting raccoon eyes. There are also photos of male models lounging backstage in their robes [...]