11/13/2013 by Joan Waddell 1 Comment
My Trend Report – More Top Picks!
All varieties of neutrals cropped up, from painted finishes to textural fabrics and blonde floors.
Even the mirror glass added to the "ethereal" look!
I was immediately drawn to this chest…
the combination of the creamy finish and bronze hardware
gives it an updated Asian feel.
|Celerie Kemble for Henredon|
Well this was my "GASP" moment at Market!
I can’t tell you how gorgeous this gallery was by Celerie Kemble.
And to my delight, when I walked around the corner – there it was…
THE HONEYCOMB ETEGERE
She translated this trend in the most creative way.
The red interior makes the geometric patterned bookshelves pop!
|Lillian August for Hickory White|
Another one of my favorites, Lillian August caught the
This time it was overscaled on the floor.
*FOLLOWING THE FOX*
|William Yoeward for Jonathan Charles|
Meeting William Yoeward was a treat in itself.
But hearing the story behind his "Fox" theme was even better!
(but that’s for another day).
The carved detail on this console was remarkable.
Evidently, Mr. Yoeward challenged even the most patient
furniture makers at Jonathan Charles with his insistence on perfection.
But look at the results!
|William Yoeward for Jonathan Charles console detail|
As I predicted, the Fox is creeping in to the mainstream.
A little bit here, a little bit there…
In small doses at the moment, but watch for a big surge in the coming months.
Until next time…
"EMBRACE THE JOYS OF GOOD DESIGN!"