Interior Designer May Daouk’s Beirut Villa

Interior designer May Daouk spent time working in New York for Bunny Williams before moving home to Beirut, Lebanon, where she renovated this stunning villa. A mixture of French, Italian and English furniture are placed with Middle Eastern accents that give the home a sophisticated but bohemian and feminine essence.  This gorgeous piece of real … Continue reading

A Tribute to Andrée Putman

French interior and product designer Andrée Putman passed away a few days ago in Paris at the age of 87. Putman was a true visionary and, a source of inspiration for me. I am always in awe of genuine creative minds; Putman, as a true visionary and also as a woman was one of my … Continue reading

Home Inspiration

Do you know this feeling of only wanting to stay indoors, perched on a beautiful and comfortable chair, reading books, magazine or browsing the web on your iPad for inspiration? Some call it “January blues”, I call it my “mood of the week”. And what is more fitting to indulge this feeling than a beautifully … Continue reading

Focus… Alegra by Mr Important Design, Dubai

The San Francisco based Interior Design firm Mister Important Design specializing in nightclubs, hotels, bars and lounges, strikes again with an ebullient perspective given to the Alegra restaurant, lounge and bar in Dubai Alegra is a 300 square meter space  in Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, in the heart of Dubai. The Burj Khalifa … Continue reading

Favourite… Banke Kuku for Selfridges

London-based textile designer Banke Kuku, creator of bespoke woven and printed fabrics for the fashion and interior industry has now a collection that can be found nestled in Selfridges among other luxury lifestyle brands such as Missoni and DVF. A product range of  cushions is now available for purchase and on display in Selfridges Sleep … Continue reading