Author: shelley wyatt

What is a “LIVING” room, really?

What is a “LIVING” room, really?

We must ask ourselves these questions from time to time. What is a living room? Let’s face it….there are lots of ideas out there about …

 

Purple is Like a Gun.

Purple is Like a Gun.

I am a fan of color. I like bold, beautiful color combos. Start with red, throw in hot pink….a pop of gold. I’m good. I …

 

Solange Azagury-Partridge…Inspiration for a gem of a room.

Solange Azagury-Partridge…Inspiration for a gem of a room.

I waver… I do. And I imagine I cannot be the only one that finds myself unable to settle between my ladylike side and my …

 

Vogue gets its Granny On………

Vogue gets its Granny On………

My new obsession, Granny Chic, or Glossy Grandma as I have heard it referred to has just been given the nod by Vogue……May 2010 issue. …

 

My Little Hall Closet….my design laboratory.

My Little Hall Closet….my design laboratory.

Some time ago I ran a post about how I converted a small space in my hall closet into a little office. I live in …

 

A Single Man……..and a stylish one.

A Single Man……..and a stylish one.

if you have not seen this incredible visual feast, please sit down at your computer, light your lavender Sobranie and find a movie time …

 

I’d like to talk about ART…….

I’d like to talk about ART…….

I adore this piece by Samantha Hahn. I love her use of color…..Can a color be soft and bold? I love  that it appears a …

 

Hamish Bowles and His Paris Apartment

Hamish Bowles and His Paris Apartment

Inspiration can come to us in many forms. For me it often arrives in the glossy pages of some amazing magazine like The World of …

 

New Years Resolutions

New Years Resolutions

Today is January 2nd. I have not yet made a resolution for 2010. I think I will start with blogging more consistently. I think that …

 

Mirror Mirror on the wall………..

Mirror Mirror on the wall………..

Last year around this time, I notified my husband I had found my Christmas present. A beautiful gold Hollywood Regency mirror to go over the …

 

The Color Reddish………..

The Color Reddish………..

I am fairly certain I have blathered on and on about using color and using it boldly.  Even if you don’t use bold color…..say you …

 

Morocc-OH!!!

Morocc-OH!!!

Okay,I know. Everyone and their brother has done some spin on Moroccan decor. I almost HATE to go there. BUT, I think it is worth …