Happy Textile Tuesday. I am crazy for this fabulous find.  Nikita by Pierre Frey This beautiful embroidery on linen with rounded shapes and bright colours is a work of art in its own right. The balance between rhythm, material and space gives this fabric a unique language. Daily Desires: (email subscribers open in a browser.. read more →

My Textile Tuesday crush is Grand Canyon by Pierre Frey. I have been dying to use this for years and I am finally adding it to my own mountain abode.  This print on cotton reproduces a hand-drawn design. It is a veritable tribute to the opulent and majestic headdresses of Native American tribal chiefs. Each feather.. read more →

Happy Wallpaper Wednesday! Pierre Frey’s Les folies wallpaper is my obsession du jour.  The artist Harrison Howard created different scenes mixing spectacular follies from the 18th century and chinoiseries inspired by Pillement with a contemporary twist. The studio decided to mix them with a classic coral pattern from a vintage textile reminiscent of the gorgonians kept.. read more →

I can’t resist a good scenic wallpaper. Pierre Frey’s Canaima is my recent crush.  An exotic scene by Carlos Mota where butterflies, colorful birds and flamingos flit between palms and orange trees. A soft, realistic masterpiece, hand painted and printed on a vinyl with raw silk effect, offering character and relief. Carlos Mota is a.. read more →

I am CRAZY for Curiosities by Pierre Frey. Like a cabinet of curiosities, a variety of hand-painted designs wind around a central tree. The overall composition recalls a silk scarf. The lighter color is a bit less dramatic but equally interesting. Daily Desires: (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe.. read more →

Wallpaper Wednesday is a wild one again.  I need to use this wonderful animal infused beauty ASAP! Le jardin du palais – This morning evocation of the garden paradise that was so dear to the Safavid dynasty of the 16th century leaves one dreaming. It depicts a lush Persian landscape, where gazelles, tigers, squirrels, flamingos and.. read more →

Our upcoming trip to Japan later this month is very likely not happening.  I am desperately craving something exotic and adventurous.   Thankfully, the new wallpaper from Pierre Frey can fill that wanderlust as we aren’t headed to the far east anytime soon.  Bursa – Drawn from an Ottoman miniature dating back to 1543 and preserved.. read more →