Tag Archives: emerging designers

modenus’ posse for blogtour london 2013

Last week it was announced that little ol’ me, through my achievements with the modern sybarite blog, had been one of 12 North American bloggers selectively handpicked by MODENUS to participate in covering the upcoming London Design Festival and DECOREX … Continue reading

the ultra-stylish and liveable rooms of Gideon Mendelson

Armed with degrees in Architecture and Interior Design from two of the top schools in their distinctive fields, Gideon Mendelson has been inventing cool spaces in the New York area for almost 10 years. And although published, Gideon is for … Continue reading

masculine spaces that even a princess would love

Last month during the Kips Bay Decorator Showhouse in Manhattan, one of my favorite interiors was the one designed and put together by Neal Beckstedt, a young colleague in the business. Focusing on modern masculine interiors, his rooms seemingly float … Continue reading

Project Pickboard | richard rabel: using 1st dibs in a living room – final (5/5)

For the past 4 days, I’ve selected pieces of inspirational beauty from 1stdibs.com, a terrific online resource for art and home furnishings.  Why only from them? Mainly because I wanted to prove this was possible.  I still like going to … Continue reading

The minimalist modern interiors of brad ford

Last year during a presentation, a potential client was leafing through my portfolio and stopped at one project and said “Is this yours or Brad Ford’s”. As a creative type, comments like these are enough to immediately catch you off … Continue reading

california dreamin’ with jeff andrews

One can almost always tell a Californian interior designer.  Regardless of their style, there is an underlying casualness and relaxed sophistication to many of their spaces which I like to emulate.  Amongst my favorites is this bedroom and bathroom in … Continue reading