Archive for April, 2010

Apr
18

Interior Design Ideas – Comfy Leather Chaise Lounge Is Great For Rest and Relaxation

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Want a comfy lounge chair?  Here’s one that is on the casual side in brown or black leather.  It is fun to be at the furniture market and try out the furniture.  I keep notes of the “great feeling” ones.  This is a crowd pleaser, many try it out and I hear many “oh yeahs”.  Take your shoes off, kick back and relax in sheer comfort.  The metal frame of this wonderful leather chaise lounge offers a little give that makes it feel so fantastic!  This awesome piece can also have a pillow on it for looks, but it doesn’t need the pillow for comfort, it is fine as is.  This is something I am recommending to my clients for their media room.  This is a great alternative to the recliner if you have the room!

Comfy Leather Chaise is Casual Comfort For Great Rest and Relaxation

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Apr
15

Interior Design Ideas: Lighting Elegant

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There are several types of lighting.  There is task lighting, room lighting, natural lighting and ambient lighting or mood lighting.  The fixture I am showing here is ambient or mood.  This is a beautiful hanging fixture made of glistening cappa shells.  It is lovely and dramatic all at the same time.  I love the look and feel of it.  It makes me want to put a hidden fan at the base of it for a constant glisten.  Very pretty indeed.  I just like the statement it makes in a dramatic room.  A pair could be used on each side of a sofa or something you want to accentuate.  It will definitely bring your eye to the focal point!  Pretty indeed!

Beautiful Lighting For Dramatic Rooms

Have a wonderful day!

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Apr
14

Interior Home Decor For Babies

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My daughter was home from college this last week and it was so wonderful to see her and her boyfriend.  We had a great time together.  We were at lunch a couple days ago at the House of Nanking in San Francisco – by the way, a fabulous restaurant, and I said to them after some chit chat, “Sure would love to be a Grandma.”  Me and my big mouth!

They laughed and my daughter’s friend said her mom asked her the same question.  That was a relief.   Since they aren’t even married yet it looks like I have a while to wait.

You see, there is this lovely baby furniture that I have had my eyes on for years that I think would be perfect for a nursery.  I didn’t tell them about it since they won’t be needing it soon, darn.   I like it because it is different, great looking and very well made.  It is very feminine and would be perfect in a little girl’s room. Who knows what they will choose, but it sure is lovely furniture, so I thought I’d show you, to see what you think.

The bassinet is so beautiful.  It has a stand and hangs from hooks, so great for rocking.  It is extremely well made.  These pieces are heirloom pieces that can be handed down from generation to generation.  The bassinet is custom made iron and the round crib with canopy made of wood.  They can be ordered in pretty much any custom color and the iron can have brass or silver accents.  This takes the custom order time,  but I like that it can be made just the way you want it.

The crib is round and can come with a canopy.  That is definitely unusual.  It is just fun and I have always loved it !

The sweet upholstered occasional chair is cute, cute, cute and kid sized.  Any fabric can be used on it and I just think it is precious.

It is still fun to dream.  I know my daughter and I will have a very fun time when the time comes.  If it’s a boy…future post.

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Apr
13

Unique Interior Design Items

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I love unusual things.  I have gone into client’s homes or offices and they tell me they want a unique look.  Where do I find unusual?  Well, you’ve come to the right blog because I am going to blog the unusual beautiful designer quality items that I have a passion for and love.  Some are expensive and some are not, just cool.  The quality is always as great as I can find and most of the time there are options for different finishes, sizes and custom details.

When choosing unique furnishings and accessories for yourself always make sure it is your coloring, textures, sizes, shapes and forms.  The more it is like you, or your brand, the more you will love it and be able to live with it for a very long time.  The furnishings are following the fashions, so let’s look at that too, or what style these pieces would go great with.

This is just my opinions, if you have great things you love, let me know.  Include a picture if possible and we’ll see what we like, why we like it and what style we think it would fit with and why.  Must be unique, not seen in every home.  My next blog post will start us off.  I am not mentioning any brand names, if you are interested to purchase, please email and I can give you a price.  Remember all items will be custom ordered and average a couple to a few months delivery time.  They’re wonderful because they are custom fit to you!

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and pleasant riches. Ps 24:3