RE-IMAGINING THE CLASSICS IN MADRID

June 20, 2016

Interiors

(via Architectural Digest, photography by Simon Watson) With a beautiful foundation in traditional furniture and antiques, Madrid-based interior designer Isabel Lopez-Quesada mixes styles effortlessly in her gracious home. I shared one of her projects just last week, a serene villa which sparked my interest in the designer. Upon finding her fabulous home tour, I knew […]

A CREAM-CLAD APARTMENT IN MADRID

March 7, 2016

Interiors

When I first saw this airy, modern apartment renovation, my eyes were immediately drawn to the French doors thrown open to the warm sun and petite balconies. The thought of a breeze moving through this flat made the creamy interiors come alive with the fresh touch of spring. In the long living room, a chunky […]

TOUR AN ECLECTIC APARTMENT IN MADRID

February 2, 2016

Interiors

When it comes to sophisticated small-spaces, taking big risks with color can make a big impact. This eclectic apartment in Madrid brings an element of surprise in each room, adding bold European personality in the traditional architecture (note: beautiful marble floors) with contemporary twists. The orange sofa in the entry was what originally caught my […]

CLEAN CUT GLAMOR IN A SPANISH APARTMENT

June 13, 2017

Interiors

(via Nuevo Estilo, photographu by Pablo Sarabia) Bright metallics light up the living room in this suave Madrid apartment, full of lots of velvet upholstery and sculptural, modern furniture that create this clean-cut mix. While the decor ventures into a saturated color palette with complementary pairings like the blue and yellow above, the apartment’s spacious […]

MAISON JANSEN’S BRASS PALM TREES

March 17, 2017

Decorating

(via Elle Espana) After admiring the funky brass palm trees spotted in a couple of home tours I’ve shared on TS, I finally stumbled upon this grand chateau in Architectural Digest with a collection of brass palm lamps that sent me searching for the source of these fabulous 1950’s sculptures – a search which led […]