Everyone tries to stay on budget during a remodel, and sometimes one splurge is all it takes for results that look luxe. This week the Remodelista editors five interior design ideas to add a touch of glamour:
Persian Carpet Above: In Bath, England, homeowners Nick and Catherine Gilpin (he’s a musician and music producer who worked on Mamma Mia!, the stage show, and on each the two Mamma Mia! movies) remodeled a Georgian house for a modern family. Photograph by Paul Massey.
Handmade antique Persian rugs feel fresh again. See this week’s
House Tour, ‘Mamma Mia’ Music Producer Nick Gilpin’s Stylishly Revived Georgian Manse, for more. Coveted Couch Above: Designed by Russell Pinch for The Future Perfect, the Goddard Sofa has an elegantly curved silhouette (see our post High/Low: The Curvy Sofa) and is available in four shades of velvet or customer’s own fabric; $7,930 to $9,420 at The Future Perfect.
“In our book, expense alone does not merit quality” when it comes to shopping for a sofa, writes Alexa. She rounds up “our most-dreamed-of luxury sofas” in this week’s
10 Easy Pieces post.
La Cornue Range Above: We’ve partnered with Appliances Connection to help you eliminate the guesswork if you plan to invest in a new suite of state-of-the-art kitchen appliances to complement your home’s new look. Read more about La Cornue Ranges.
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Appliances Connection at 5 Things to Consider When Buying New Appliances. Banker’s Desk Lamp Above: From UK-based Original BTC, a Banker’s Light is a modern take on the traditional version (instead of an emerald glass shade, it has a shade made of white bone china and a graceful brass base); $1,245.
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High/Low post. Jewel Tile Colors Above: Colored marble tiles glow like gemstones in a bath at Guest Room at luxe Maison de la Luz guesthouse in New Orleans. Photograph by Stephen Kent Johnson.
A , a soon-to-open guest house, Maison de la Luz in New Orleans by Atelier Ace (the team behind Ace Hotels) embodies a new trend: sumptuous serenity. See more in this week’s
Hotel Visit, Maison de la Luz: A Luxe New Guesthouse in New Orleans, by Atelier Ace.