Bedroom

A Heady Headboard

A Heady Headboard

A headboard to end all headboards! Cindy Rinfret of Rinfret, Ltd found this antique Thai headboard and gave it a new home in her master bedroom.  Despite the large size, it fits perfectly into the design because Rinfret matched the curvilinear, organic patterns with the patterns […]

Announcing the Animal of the Year: Horse

Announcing the Animal of the Year: Horse

Happy Lunar New Year! According to the East Asian Zodiac, it’s the Year of the Horse. Yippee kai yay! Humanity’s relationship to horses is a long one, so it figures that these majestic beings would appear in our art and our homes as symbols of […]

The TV That Wasn’t There

The TV That Wasn’t There

The television set: A beloved source of entertainment for some, and a despised instrument of brainwashing by others. For interior design, it could be the bane of your space. Why? It doesn’t fit the feel of your room. When it’s off, it’s like a black […]

Style over Design

Style over Design

Seriously, Masseria Cimino is one of the most beautiful, rustic hotels in the world. It’s converted from an 18th century Italian farmhouse (right??). Fireplaces in the bedroom are luxuriously romantic and cozy. And I can’t say enough about candlelight! Except that it’s a fire hazard. The […]

Three Do-and-Don’ts for Angling Furniture

Three Do-and-Don’ts for Angling Furniture

To angle or not to angle? That’s a question when you have limited space (and you’re looking to maximize it), or you want to go for a more “designer” look (meaning, you’d like to do something more creative and exciting than pushing all your furniture […]

Bright Mirror, Big Bed

Bright Mirror, Big Bed

This is simply beautiful. The tasteful linens, perhaps vintage and certainly elegant and unpretentious, offer their almost invisible patterns and texture up to the light and to your touch. The side table, gently distressed, enhances the rustic feel of the bedroom–never mind the classic and […]