Category: Designers

Designer Iris Apfel and style

If you are looking for divine design inspiration, look no further than design maven Iris Apfel. At 96, she has influenced interior design, textile design and fashion for…

Designer: Dorothy Draper and Hollywood Regency style

When I was very little I would occasionally spend a Saturday night at my grandmother Elsie’s two-story, impeccably styled home. Among the vivid memories I have of this…

British design

When I think of interior design, I think of design in a wider context than a period style, line of case goods, colour theme or how a room…

Designer: The imagination of Klaus Haapaniemi

The first time I came across Klaus Haapaniemi’s stylized mystical imagery I stopped dead in my tracks. Something about this artist’s work seemed very familiar yet elusive, like a…

Those sneaky trends

I’m a trend skeptic. Although I applaud the concept of expanding our exploration of new palettes, the nanosecond Pantone announces next season’s colours, I begin to flip through fabric…