Evelyn M's Design Blog
In February of 2016 Singapore hosted their very first cat themed design show. Held in conjunction with Singapore Design Week and called “9 Lives”, the show featured urban furniture by 9 designers created specifically for cats.
Located on the edge of the Ashokan reservoir, just below the Catskill mountain summit in Ulster County, New York, the large expanses of windows on all four sides of Shokan House allows the industrial style architecture to blend into the surrounding landscape. The glazings also allow the expansive vistas to fill the interior zones, creating a fascinating foil for the 6,000sqft Jay Bargmann designed house.
Jimmie Martin creates a whole line of one off designer furniture, lighting and home ware but it’s these hand painted Manikin floor lamps that can really light up a room’s décor. The modern madness of these Manikin lamps runs the gamut of shaded, exposed lights, seated, standing, male and female – each individually painted in a wide array of artistic statements. They are absolutely marvellous!
If you love bright, bold colours it might seem odd to suggest living in an all white apartment but if you think of white as a blank canvas it might be easier to realize that all those white rooms offers the opportunity to splash all kinds of vibrant colours here, there and everywhere.