Design Inspiration

Sam Simon’s Look Back at 2014


2014 flew by so quickly! Every time I flip my calendar to December, I can’t help but take some time to reflect on the design challenges and successes of the year gone by. […]


Design Reveal, Wall Decor

Design Reveal: Classic Lavender Chinoiserie

Lavender Chinoiserie Nursery

Modern nursery design is certainly very trendy—and trust, I love a hot trend!—but there is no denying the beauty and eleganza of a classic look. […]


Bedding, Fab Finds, Room Decor, Wall Decor

Scalamandre: Amazing Wallpaper, Fabric and Trim

Blue Sheep

A few weeks ago, on one of those warm end of summer days, I jumped in the back of a yellow taxi to visit the legendary Scalamandre townhouse. To be very honest, many moons ago, I saw the name Scalamandre and thought it was pronounced “salamander.” Say it with me, Scal-uh-mahn-dray.  This legendary house of design has a very rich