Color Palette

Lovely Leopard

We’ve seen animal prints appearing year after year when fall approaches… Now it seems to be given a fresh new face by pairing with fun pastel pinks and bright sunny yellow hues.  Maybe it’s because I’m South African at heart (or at the very least by birth…), but of all the animal prints out there, … Read More

Color Crush: Pastel Pink

Nothing feels more like summer more than the county fair and cotton candy…we are relieved to see color palettes toning down from last year’s neon madness, to softer pastel and sorbet shades. Today we are loving the fairest of them all: Pastel Pink… Today’s lighter shades of pink are not just for baby girl’s nurseries, … Read More

Tropical Trend

Feeling somewhat inspired by our recent visit to Hawaii, I wondered how I would design the decor of a tropical home (if we had one!)…first thing that might come to mind is Tommy Bahama or Tiki… NO THANKS! (No offense intended, but we have a much more modern aesthetic…).  Inspired by design icons like Dorothy … Read More

Bold Geometrics

A noteworthy trend taking over this year in art, architecture, fashion and home decor, is the use of bold geometrics.  In vibrant hues and graphic patterns made of hexagons and triangles, using geometry in your home can add a punch!  Layering patterns in a mix and match way can create unique spaces…layer a little or … Read More

Color Crush: Navy & Yellow

As a continuation of the earlier blog post “Fuchsia & Cobalt”, I wanted to show how versatile a color navy and cobalt blue can be. Shown here accented with bright pops of sunny yellows…it takes on a whole new summery dimension. Sunshine + Blue skies = Happiness 🙂