Books - Monochrome Home | Dear Designer
A book that celebrated monochrome interiors was just what I needed to keep me on the straight and narrow. I love books full of inspirational images and this one has that in abundance. But it also has so much more. It also teaches the reader that it’s not all black and white. Not all of the owners featured have abandoned colour altogether and have added grey in all of its different shades. As always it is the real homes that have me pouring for hours over every detail. Trying to visualise living in su...
Garden Lighting - Lanterns Every Time | Dear Designer
And when it comes to the lanterns themselves, I like to see metal and natural materials. Something that will age beautifully and blend into it’s natural surroundings. The punched metal of a Moroccan lantern or the intricate weaving of rattan or wicker will throw shadows around and add to the atmosphere. They will also look just as good when not lit and I’m all for dual purpose inside and out. Broste Copenhagen via The Scandinavian Shop. 1 Marquis and Dawe. 3 The Chelsea Gardener. 1 The Scandinavian Shop.