Posts from the ‘Inspiration Alert’ Category

A Modern take on a traditional silhouette

Fashion Week Trends to Get You Through the Final Stretch of Winter

February 24, 2015

New York Fashion Week has ended and just when the weather seems almost unbearable, the coats on the runways for Fall ‘15 have us thinking that winter might not be so bad! A frigid February with arctic lows have made hibernation very tempting. However, if you’re lucky enough to be wrapped in one of these […]

Top 5 Place Textiles Translated to Fresh Spring Fashion!

May 19, 2014

During Springtime in New York, everything is re-awakened. It’s time to shed those winter layers and get out on the town. From strolling in Central Park to attending Broadway openings and outdoor markets, New Yorkers are out and adventurous style is BACK! Much like our dream of cozy winter wardrobe,  the warmer spring months have triggered a desire to imagine…what would a […]

A Word About Color: Spring Decorating!

May 5, 2014

A Word About Color One of the best things about the shifting seasons is the effect those changes have on our color psyche. When I was young I had a friend whose mother went crazy every spring, rolling up the Persian carpets and storing them in the attic. Out came the sisal mats in their […]

Place Applied: Mirage Goes Modern

April 22, 2014

From its inception, Place Textiles has maintained a laser focus on creating fabrics that transcend a specific style or type of décor. The company offers a comprehensive range of colors and textures that are punctuated by a few carefully designed patterns that work beautifully in any interior style the designer creates. One of the patterns […]

Belle Magazine Floral Fabric

Rosa Featured in Floral Fabric Editorial for Belle Magazine

February 12, 2014

Check out this AMAZING editorial in the Australian Belle Magazine! Our very own Rosa | Azalea is featured in the photograph as an elegant gown thanks to the efforts of our new Australian showroom, Studio LW. In the spread, stylist David Novak-Piper, dresses and surrounds models in the most colorful floral fabrics creating a luxurious […]

Blue Color Inspiration Board

Color Observed: The Blue Hour

January 8, 2014

There is a restaurant in Portland, Oregon called The Bluehour. It has a beautiful interior with an atmospheric bar. I love the name, thinking that the hour between dusk and nightfall is the perfect time to meet in a chic bar for a glamorous drink! It also embodies the character of my favorite color.   […]

Inspiration Alert!

October 19, 2009

Talk about the perfect neutral! This little cottage embodies a palette of neutral colors that only Mother Nature can get exactly right. Situated on a picturesque island in southern Michigan, this tiny gem used local stones in the perfect combination of warm and cool, grey and tan, light and dark. No matter what time of […]