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zebra print carpet in eclectic bath – My Design Dump via Atticmag

Zebra on the Floor

Animal prints are so enduring, every shape, size and variation is available in a carpet from skin-shape throw rugs to broadloom. So if I’m going for pattern and high contrast on the floor, zebra print is the obvious solution. First, it’s black and white, which means it goes with almost everything. It has bold pattern […]

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Blue bathroom in an updated French manor house - inspiracionline via Atticmag

French Manor House Bath

In an ancient house, a bath retains its atmosphere. How charming and quintessentially French is this unfitted bath in an updated manor house in Champagne? Of course, it could be Sweden or Belgium too. Styled to look cozy, the room appears to be L-shaped, with additional sanitary facilities out of view (or in another room […]

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4 Unusual Kitchen Ideas - Loft kitchen with soffit cabinets – hgtv via Atticmag

4 Unusual Kitchen Ideas

Modern? Yes. Functional? Yes. Different? That too. I’m always on the looking for features that feel new or innovative, ones that set a kitchen apart and keep it looking current. That’s not always easy because kitchens – traditional, modern, rustic and even cottage styles — have settled into a certain visual language over the past […]

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Edwin slipper chair with walnut frame and wool-poly upholstery – Room & Board via Atticmag

Slipper Chair Marathon 4

Modern & vintage variations on the ideal accent chair for any room. Part 4 – Exposed Frames. One reason I’ve done this series of posts on slipper chairs is purely practical. These are, for the most part, exceptionally approachable and affordable pieces of furniture everyone needs.  One chair may be better for perching while another […]

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Jeffry II slipper chair with tight-upholstered deck and feet – J Robert Scott via Atticmag

Slipper Chair Marathon 3

Modern & vintage variations on the ideal accent chair for any room. Part 3 – Covered Bases. One type of slipper chairs has feet rather than legs. That’s made possible when the seat deck is elongated until it essentially sits on feet. Or, legs may be covered by a fabric skirt and  embellishments such as […]

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