Set in the beautiful Green Community, I was asked by a lovely family of five to transform and update their home into something that looked a little more like them. The family's aesthetic is a mixture of ethereal and edgy… think Alexander McQueen meets Tom Ford. So how do you refine a space without loosing the house's artistic nature? The first thing we tackled were the walls in the whole house. Paint always immensely transforms a space. The living room had dark maroon walls,
As I mentioned yesterday, I’m headed to Cairo next month to attend FURNEX 2017, the furniture & interiors exhibition in its 11th edition alongside the 60,000 visitors who visit the exhibition each year at the Cairo International Convention Center. having been invited by the The Egyptian Furniture Export Council, in cooperation with the Egyptian Exporters Association –Expolink. I have to say this is my first time visiting Egypt and so excited to attend the only International
You might have checked out Part 1 of our latest home reveal (check part 1 here), we now take you on a tour on the rest of the house tour. The Master Bedroom
Inside, the light continues to permeate the rooms, and the bedroom maintains that simple, but cozy modern feel. My client fell in love with a beautiful horse painting she had purchased for the new house, so we stayed in line with its colors and emphasized the layers and textures to create a serene and luxurious feeling.
I thought we’d start 2017 off with one of my favorite and last homes we completed in 2016! In my opinion. In many ways, it’s my ideal home. Full of simple design choices and neutrals, lots of white walls and warm woods… you know. VERY ME. The apartment belongs to the prominent Naoufer Ramoul (television presenter of Qabil li Niqash show" a weekly political debate) and her cat Radisson! Needless to say, she has an impeccable taste. And what a beautiful apartment it is especia
Why is it that despite all the clothes, shoes & accessories we have, we still are lost on daily basis as to what to wear... yet the minute we step into a shop our eyes can put together multiple outfits from just one stand? The answer is simple... no matter how big or small your wardrobe may be, if its not organized chances are getting dressed is going to be a hassle! Here I will share with you six basic rules everyone should abide by to achieve a perfectly put-together closet
Its the beginning of the year, and what better time it is to not only shed those few pounds but to sign up for our free 12 day styling challenge... and guess what's the first section section in prepping up your space? DECLUTTERING! The key to creating a fresh space and almost feels like a space detox! I have shared below my tips on how to get it done efficiently. STEPS TO DECLUTTER: Set aside a good few hours for the process, tackle one room at a time, then play on your favou
Atelier CPH And just like that, we're in 2017!! I’ve been easing myself back into the reality of the week around here after feeling like I took an actual break from the daily grind these past two weeks. I gotta say – it felt GOOD (although we had major giveaways worth more than 10,000 AED!) . And while I may be behind on things like making resolutions and answering emails, I have to say that a slower pace is just what I’ve been needing. In the meantime, I thought we’d start 2