Tag Archives: Modenus

the london design festival – 5 refined objects from tent london

Yesterday I introduced you to Shoreditch, the high-energy area in London hosting Tent London – one of many design/decoration fairs held during the London Design Festival.  More accurately, the fair is called Tent London & Superbrands London held in the … Continue reading

an introduction to shoreditch, london

I’ve been to London ad nauseum over the years, sticking to more “genteel” areas mostly represented by the wonderful drawing above and quite frankly, I was getting a bit bored.  But it wasn’t until my recent trip with MODENUS BlogTour … Continue reading

infatuated with the sublime fabrics of bernie de le cuona

Ask anybody who is anybody in the world of interior design about de le Cuona fabrics and I venture to say everybody would give Bernie de le Cuona an A+.  Her sumptuous textiles are specified for the best homes and … Continue reading

The london design festival – five favorite designers from design junction

My Fall began with a wonderful 6-day trip with MODENUS BlogTour to the London Design Festival, an almost overwhelming citywide, design extravaganza with hundreds of venues exhibiting the latest and greatest that lasts 2 weeks.  Today I focus on Design … Continue reading

drawer pulls and knobs – chic cabinet hardware from du verre

In the world of cabinet hardware, du Verre leads the crowded field in both design and quality.  Every piece is made from recycled aluminum, which makes their products a sound environmental choice for responsible modern homes, and each piece is … Continue reading

the latest in swiss bathroom fixtures

Swiss watches. Swiss chocolates. Swiss cheese. Swiss bathrooms?  Founded in 1892, Swiss firm Laufen knows a thing or two about what works regarding function, product and design in bathroom fixtures and accessories.  And as the Swiss are known for precision in … Continue reading

the poggenpohl kitchen – traditional values with a modern vibe

A recent trip to the Poggenpohl Kitchen showroom in London has changed my mind about kitchen design.  There are times when as an interior designer one has to just admit that after 120+ years, outfits like Poggenpohl know a thing … Continue reading