Entries by Yvette

Wednesday Walls: Start with the Heart

Do you have wall or counter space that needs some beauty? My friend Laurie Pollpeter Eskenazi‘s ceramic art may be your remedy. Hearts are one of her signature designs. Her color combinations are also uniquely styled with her flair. This picture is from the recent Atlanta International Gift and Merchandise Mart. If something piques your attention, […]

Tabletop Tuesday: Prancing Pears

Tabletop Tuesday features a wonderful quartet of plates featuring the top plates designed in a repetitive pear pattern in reversed color trios. I placed these salad-sized pear plates on alternating citron and graphic black and white plates with different tablecloths to create a whimsical arrangement of plates full of prancing pears. When is the last […]

Modern Monday: Milan Milieu

Modern Monday travels to Milan. A chocolate shop and bistro no less. The citron chairs with walnut legs seem to effortlessly complement the brass accents on the table bases and countertop. The two-toned marble floors play with the theme of duality. The high ceilings feature a subtle texture. The dark window frames perfectly accent the […]

Tabletop Tuesday: Ocean Breeze

Tabletop Tuesday is a setting that reminds me of a peaceful moment on the beach when the blue waters meet the white layer of sky hovering just above the waves. It is important to create beauty in front of you, while enjoying and paying tribute to beauty around you. Food, like the ocean, is fuel […]

Modern Monday: Mediterranean Skies

Modern Monday transports us to the crisp azure isles of the Mediterranean with this white, cobalt and sky blue room. Although the color combination is simple, the visual impact is high. The architectural details that encompass the shapes, patterns and moulding in the archway plus the smooth wall textures leave the eye wanting more. Did […]

Tabletop Tuesday: Purple Glaze

Tabletop Tuesday is all about style, shape and color. The bone plates are full of stylized design with elegant geometric details. The design proves that bone does not have to be boring. To take the presentation to another level, I added a vibrant purple bowl which complements the shape, texture and glaze finish of the […]

Friday Finds: Danish Felt Lighting

Nearly everyday I encounter exquisitely designed items of furniture, fashion, floral arrangements, tabletop accessories and more. These discoveries inspired me to start Friday Finds. I feature items I love to share with you. If you are interested, then let’s talk about bringing any of these items to your space when applicable. To kick off my […]

Wall Wednesday: Public Art

Life without art is unimaginable. I have such gratitude for the efforts of those who design, build and curate public art. It’s impact on our minds, bodies and souls is priceless. Welcome to Walls Wednesday; my weekly series dedicated to art hung everywhere!