February 27th, 2015
I wait all year for the Oscars. Not so much for the actual awards and speeches, but to see, “what she’s wearing.” Inevitably the looks will inspire my clients dream rooms for the coming year. It’s always great fun to reinterpret the fashion into furniture and accessory pieces. Read on and learn just how fashion influences my interior design selections.
Can’t get enough pearls? Add them to any room with the Helene Mirror by Made Goods.
Jennifer Anniston in Versace
Oprah Winfrey in Vera Wang Collection
There’s nothing quite as soft and romantic as flowing peach sheer drapery.
Classic and chic Reese Witherspoon in Tom Ford
Create an elegant and streamlined black and white kitchen.
Cate Blanchett in John Galliano wearing a beautiful necklace made of turquoise
Bring in a gorgeous accent with your own turquoise lamp by Times Two Design.
Rosamund Pike in Givenchy
Any room will exude passion with this red Glamour Shag rug by Loloi.
Naomi Watts in Armani Prive
Graphic blocks with touches of gold shine in this Arteriors’ Monty Chandelier.
Scarlett Johansson in Versace
Emerald in still going strong as seen in this malachite rug by Tony Duquette, available at Roubini.
Eddie Redmayne in Alexander McQueen
Margot Robbie in Saint Laurent
Don’t be afraid of black walls. They actually make rooms look bigger.
Van Cleef & Arpels antique Colombine necklace, originally made in 1938 for the Duchess of Windsor.
Tassels are back! Add them as a drapery tie-back, trim accent or tie to the end of a cabinet pull.
There were so many touches of inspiration represented this Oscar season, not only on the red carpet but in costume and set design. It’s all so beautiful and fascinating. Cheers to a new year filled with art, expression and beauty!