Several trends emerged from the 2016 The Kips Bay Show House and neutrals with the addition of bright color used sparingly and dramatically stood out. Making an easy transition from stark, monochromatic rooms of past years to neutrals with luxurious layering, several designers updated this look with a pop of color. And note that drapery … Continue reading Kips Bay 2016: Neutrals With A Pop of Color
Take a cue from this Southampton sun room by accenting a neutral palette with a bold zig-zag striped indoor/outdoor fabric. Schumacher Fabric – Carmel Coastline Print – Jet – Price per yard $66.25 For more on this unique trend, sign up for our Newsletter. And check out our Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, Twitter, and Tumblr pages!
Moonlight Garden is Beacon Hill’s latest foray into an enchanting and magical world. Inspired by romantic naturalism, the belief that nature itself is a work of art, each textile in the Moonlight Garden collection depicts a mysterious and enticing narrative of vibrant flora and fauna. To create these stunning fabrics, Beacon Hill adapted several historic … Continue reading Beacon Hill’s Captivating Collection: Midnight Garden
4 Dramatic Dining Room Ideas Photo via Sherrill Canet At the core of our homes, dining rooms bring loved ones together to celebrate special occasions. Transform your dining space into an inviting and exciting area that is as unique and special as the people it unites. Hanging framed geometric wallpaper against a trellis wall gives … Continue reading 4 Dramatic Dining Room Ideas
For decades, downtown New Yorkers have been known for their edge and creativity, but not necessarily for elegance. Things are changing, though. Downtowners have revamped what elegance means, adding unusual and artistic touches to their interior decor and style. We at DecoratorsBest got a first-hand look at this when we attended The Designer Visions 48 … Continue reading Downtown Elegance
This week, we had the pleasure of visiting the Traditional Home Fifth Annual Holiday House, a design showcase that benefits The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The event featured 27 designers who each decorated a unique room in a four-story mansion. Creativity and beauty is at its finest at this show, and we wanted to share … Continue reading Traditional Home Fifth Annual Holiday House 2012
Why do something good when you can do something great! Harvard educated Celerie Kemble created a groundbreaking new wallpaper collection for Schumacher. Her fresh designs could have been stunning simply printed on wallpaper BUT printed on sisal grass cloth, they are truly stupendous! Charming and articulate, Moderated by Kendall Cronstrom, editor of New York Cottages … Continue reading Why Do Something Good When You Can Do Something Great!
Last week we were amazed to have a pleasant surprise visit from loyal client and D.I.Y blogger Grace Mitchell. Welcoming Grace into our designer showroom we spoke about possible fabrics for her future projects. “I love creating interiors that evoke a story…you can often find me on the hunt for incredible antique and vintage furniture” … Continue reading Barbara Karpf meets with Grace Mitchell