Wall Decor Category

February 10, 2015

Fifty Shades of Green

Anything by designer Christian LiaigreĀ deserves a few hours of my time. His new vintage furniture gallery in the heart of the 7th Arrondisement in Paris, is designed in collaboration with antiques dealerĀ Florence Lopez. In San Francisco, where we have had a few rare 3 straight days of rain, the sun came out in shining glory […]

September 18, 2014

Guitars are the new Artwork

When short in space, I always look to utilizing the walls to showcase personal treasures that I can actually use. Domino feature on Jenny Komenda does exactly this when instead of frames, her cherished guitars adorn her walls. Imagine one guitar off the wall- it is being making some music elsewhere and the wall becomes […]

July 20, 2014

You Can (Wall) Hang Just About Anything

Filed in: Frames, Wall Decor

Yes, tennis rackets, hats, umbrellas (even towels) can cohabit your wall interspersed with more standard paintings and art.     Frames can go over to areas where wall sconces are- you’ll be surprised they look quite right with each other.     And throw in a TV in between all that for good measure…   […]

January 13, 2013

Frame in Frame

So many catalogs come my way every day and I skim through them really fast as I’ve not seen anything recently that has not already been done by another company and improved by another one with several iterations months after. These charming frames (within another frame), from Wisteria, is why I bother skimming through catalogs- […]

September 23, 2011

Making a Batman Fan Happy

Filed in: Wall Decor

Two Saturdays ago, my dentist’s son celebrated his 6th birthday in their classic Hillsborough home. I love my dentist and everyone in her clinic, including her son Nolan who occasionally hangs out, stealthily, amused for hours with his games on his mom’s iPhone behind closed doors. Of course his Yaya (nanny) is never too far […]