trompe-l-oeil doors trompe-l-oeil doors

What a great idea! Trompe l'Oeil door stickers. Printed in real size on adhesive fabric. How come no one thought of this before?

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3:20 PM

Happy Retirement Mr. Hadley Happy Retirement Mr. Hadley

  I was told by a very reliable source a few weeks ago that the legendary Albert Hadley is retiring. I felt happy for him but also sad tha...

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11:56 AM

Effortlessly Chic vs. Effortfully Chic Effortlessly Chic vs. Effortfully Chic

I could learn a thing or two about fashion but one thing I know for sure is that nothing sounds more appealing to me than the word Effortles...

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5:00 AM

Kips Bay Showhouse, news Kips Bay Showhouse, news

If you have already been to this year's Kips Bay Showhouse you must agree with me that the rooms look stunning. For those of you who ...

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5:00 AM

What would you pay an Architect? What would you pay an Architect?

When I decided to pursue Architecture as a career, I really didn't know much about it. I did not grow up hearing about Le Corbusier no...

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7:55 PM

Tommy Hilfiger at The Plaza Tommy Hilfiger at The Plaza

We all have witnessed the recent resurgence of Tommy Hilfiger's line, now a more sophisticated American look yet still rooted in the cla...

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6:48 AM

While in Turkey While in Turkey

  I wanted to share with you some images of my trip to Turkey.  Istanbul treated me with a lot of what I love the most: a mixture of o...

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10:02 AM

A Charming Farmhouse A Charming Farmhouse

Good morning, I hope you had a great weekend; mine was a very busy one. There are so many unfinished projects around our house that I think...

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6:45 AM

The Warm Side of Wicker The Warm Side of Wicker

One of the things I enjoy the most about the Fall season is to hear the crackling of our fireplace. Although it needs a face lift; mantel...

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4:20 PM

Getting heavy Getting heavy

There is an honourable tradition in New Zealand home design that strives for lightness, of timber homes resting lightly on the land. I remem...

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4:13 PM