.design ideas.

.safari idea II, mixing textures.

.some would say that this is an OLD idea, and they are right, but I like it.

.design ideas.

.safari theme accent chairs.
VENDOR: Anthropologie.

.safari theme Somerset Arm Chaise.

.safari theme fabrics + floor coverings: burlap curtains, zebra area rug, Australian sheep's wool small area rug.

.safari theme Truck Tarp Ottomon.
VENDOR: Anthropologie.

.safari theme Louis Vuitton trunk doubles as coffee table.

.safari theme zebra 3 fold dressing screen.

.safari theme room accessories, round decoupage plates by John Derian.

.african inspired pieces.

.African Decoupage Plates.

ARTIST: John Derian & Company

.black & white leopard area rug.

.made of the wood Kiaat, very dense wood native to South Africa.

HANDCRAFTED BY: Jean Marie Bukasa

.design ideas.

.Baccarat Black Lacquer Chandelier + Anthropologie Phoebe Bird Rug + Anthropologie Bird Prints.

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.Baccarat Black Lacquer Chandelier + Black Furnishings + Rococo Revival Damask Royal Blue Fabric.

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.Baccarat Black Lacquer Chandelier + Damask Fabric Wallpaper + Mirrored Chest.


.unconventional chandeliers.

.murano chandeliers + chandelier from the palace of the maharaja's palace.

.goldfish fabrics.

.the anatomy of a chandelier.

.who knew there was this much going on in a chandelier.
.probably would've called the "finial" a dangly ball. HA.

.bird prints.



.mercury candleholders.

.mercury candleholders, elegant, timeless.


.marie antoinette.

.always good to find inspiration in the old, the frothy and the "quite over the top".

.drawer knobs.

.great drawer knob, mother of pearl, $14.






.second post.

.in similar fashion to my first post, I have no idea why I chose this as my 2nd post. This was a pictuer I took at the Vancouver Aquarium on my honeymoon. good times.

.first post.

.not sure why I chose this as my first post, doesn't really fit with the theme of design, art, architecture, etc.... oh well, Block Island is awesome though.