Nov 29, 2012

Fabricut's Athens Key Trim! All New!

Fabricut has a new trim! This tape features the Greek Key motif in an array of colors! Can you believe there are 36 colorways in all?


This is a 2" wide tape trim featuring the Greek Key motif. Made of viscose/rayon blend in 36 colorways. This pattern is Athens Key and the colorway is Aqua.
Another great tape trim from Fabricut is Etrog. This is a viscose/rayon blend pattern in eight colorways. This colorway is Saddle. All new trim from Fabricut!



Nov 28, 2012

Industrial Nickel Matching Lights


Matching Chandeliers and Pendants!
These matching lights are perfect for a more industrial or modern kitchen. The rectangular light holds three 12" wide pedants that is perfect for islands or tables. The pendant below is the matching single that is also 12" wide. See more of these at The Designer Insider!

Rectangular Nickel Pendant Chandelier - 42" long and 12" wide. Item C09209 at The Designer Insider.







Round Dome Nickel Pendant - 12" across. Item C09207 at The Designer Insider.

See more pendants and chandeliers at The Designer Insider shop.

Nov 27, 2012

Thomas O'Brien Plush Fabrics


NEW! Plush Velvets by Thomas O'Brien!

From top to bottom:
1)Mylene Silk - A luxurious plush silk in eleven colorways!
2)Thomas Velvet - A sheared velvet in spun viscose/cotton blend. Comes in nine colorways.
3)Roberto Velvet - A heavy duty velvet in a mini petite pattern. Viscose/cotton blend in seven colorways.
4)GWF-3223 - A viscose/cotton blend in a heavy duty velvet. Modern dot pattern comes in four colorways.
5)Hugo Velvet - Love this striped velvet! A viscose/cotton blend in a heavy duty mini stripe. Two colorways.
6)Fiona Chenille - A contemporary wavy pattern in a medium duty chenille. Rayon/cotton blend in nine colorways.
7)Matthew Velvet - A wider stripe velvet for heavy duty in a viscose/cotton/linen blend. Four colorways.
8)Parris Velvet - A heavy duty solid velvet in a viscose/cotton blend. Seven colorways available.

All of these beautiful plush fabrics are by Thomas O'Brien through Lee Jofa. They are part of the Groundworks Collection. To the trade. Scrumptious!

Nov 23, 2012

Rustic Wood Ring Dining Chandelier


Smoked Wood Ring Dining Chandelier
This is the perfect dining chandelier size for medium tables! We love the rustic wood with a smokey and distressed finish. The ring of wood is a natural rustic wood color with distressing added on the outside and with a distressed cream paint on the inside that shows from the bottom. Plenty of distressing including the heavy aged black chain and the distressed cream candles. A great sized chandelier with all the newer looks at a great price. Size: 26" across the round ring x 29" high. Item C09972 at The Designer Insider.

See more rustic wood and iron chandeliers at The Designer Insider shop!

Nov 21, 2012

Nov 19, 2012

Distressed Wallpaper! A Schumacher Wallpaper Favorite!

We love this Schumacher wallpaper that has a distinct crackled and distressed look. This beautiful damask pattern comes in 5 soft colors: Bisque; Champagne; Celadon; Aqua; Camel.
Pattern: Masaccio Damask. Large repeat of 27" horizontal x 34" vertical.



Schumacher Damask Wallpaper - Masaccio Damask
This beautiful colorway is the Celadon. See a closeup of the Celadon below that shows the crackled and distressed patina.


Closeup of distressed look on Celadon colorway.



This is the Aqua colorway. So soft and beautiful!

See more colors and more patterns at F Schumacher.

Nov 16, 2012

Our Top Best Selling Pendant Lights!




Metallic Bronze Dining Orb Pendant
This unique orb is perfect for dining with its reflecting glass placed in the middle of the orb. This pendant will shine better when it is at a height where your guests can see the lights reflecting through the glass. Modern and sophisticated, this new light is already a best seller! Made of all iron and finished in a bronze with gold and silver highlights to give a distressed feel.
Item C09750 at The Designer Insider. Click here!





Winterthur Crystal Distressed Foyer Pendant
This pendant hanging light has a very distressed finish with an elegant feel. The ironwork has decorative elements of leaves and flowers in all the right places paired with beautiful antiqued glass. The hanging crystals and the flower details in silver and gold add to the opulent look. This unusual historical design is from the Winterthur Museum Collection. The outstanding opulent finish is distressed gold and silver overlay with smoked crystals and seeded glass panels. A larger pendant perfect for a foyer! This pendant has many matching lights, just click here.
Item C09388 at The Designer Insider. Click here!





Capiz Shell Mini Pendant
This smaller sized pendant at 6" wide and round, is perfect to be used in a grouping of the same. The body of the pendant is wrought iron and it is finished in bronze brushed with antique gold. The natural capiz shell shade adds the extra punch to this pendant and makes it special. When the light shines through the capiz shell shade, the warm glow is very pleasing. Use alone or in groups.
Item C09055 at The Designer Insider. Click here!





Silver and Crystal Elegant Pendant
This pendant has a lot of crystal in one place and in a small package! This classically styled pendant is the perfect piece to bring a touch of elegance to a small space such as a dressing room or powder room. The dressy crystal oval egg shaped form is embellished with detailed wrought iron work finished in a distressed silver leaf. Crystals are then strung together to make this unique pendant.
Item C09004 at The Designer Insider. Click here!



See more pendant lighting at The Designer Insider shop!

Nov 14, 2012

Reversible Woven Fabrics

When working on a project with fabric, we get asked many times "Is this reversible?" Clients like the idea of choosing the depth of a color and reversible fabrics gives you a choice. This unique woven fabric gives you a choice of a lighter or darker tone in each colorway because it is reversible! Squiggle Weave is an all cotton woven fabric with a very small repeat. Perfect for upholstery or pillows for any room whether modern or traditional. Fantastic choices of color from Nicholas Herbert Ltd of London.



Colorways: Green, Parchment, Sang de Bouef, Cobalt, Taupe, Bone, Rust, Persian Blue, Aqua, Olive. You choose which side to use! All from Nicholas Herbert, to the trade.

Nov 13, 2012

French Textile Designs

We are showcasing this beautiful fabric from Suzanne Tucker Home. Maharani is a mix of intertwining lilies and vines reinterpreted from an 18th century French textile. The unique part of this fabric is the 12" border down the side that can be used in many different ways. See all the beautiful colorways below.



Maharani in Champagne on the chair. Notice how the border is used for the skirt of the chair. The pattern on the pillows is Jakarta and it comes in 6 colorways. Jakarta is a handwoven ikat pattern on a cotton/linen fabric.




This colorway is Coral on 100% linen. Luscious!





This colorway is French Blue on 100% linen. Notice the border that is part of the fabric. Border is 12" and fabric ground is 42" wide.




This colorway is Sage on 100% linen. This beautiful fabric pattern is from Suzanne Tucker Home.

Nov 12, 2012

Bamboo Drapery Hardware

We love the Botanica Collection from Brimar! This bamboo inspired hardware is available in earthy hues and organic shapes to fit today's interiors. Four unique finials available on a bamboo styled rod in five unique colorways.



This is the Papyrus Finial  and rod shown in Antique Green.




This is the Lotus Finial and rod shown in Antique Black.




This is the Asarum Finial and rod shown in Bamboo Natural.


This is the Kiku Finial and rod shown in Antique Red.




This is the Papyrus Finial and rod shown in Bamboo Brown.





The rods are 2" and comes with matching rings and three different rod mounts. The wood ring shown is in Antique Black.

There you have it! Four different finials in five different colorways in a unique bamboo wood design. All from Brimar! To the trade.

Nov 8, 2012

Rustic Wood Foyer Lanterns

Rustic is still in! This new foyer lantern mixes the old and new to create this unique look!



Natural Wood and Iron Foyer Lantern
This unique lantern brings three different elements together: natural wood, iron and linen. Is it modern or retro or traditional? Actually it fits well into just about any decor including the traditional style. The framework of the lantern is a natural ash with a square frame that is bordered with ash spindles on the corners and sports plenty of distressing and natural flaws. The top of the lantern is all iron finished in a black with twisted rope rods that also matches the 6 foot chain. The suspended shade has one light at 100w maximum and is a slender drum shape all in a natural burlap with plenty of texture and an open bottom. This is a great light for a foyer or large hallway. Size: 14" across the square x 28" high up to the chain. Item C09996 at The Designer Insider.

Nov 7, 2012

Suzanne Tucker's Plush Velvets

We are highlighting the luxurious velvets and soft plush textures in the Suzanne Tucker Textile Collection!


From left: Dolce in Chili; Sommeso in Moss; Sommeso in Leaf; Sommeso in Chocolate; Dolce in Amethyst. Background is also Dolce in Amethyst.
Dolce is a luscious velvet made of cotton and alpaca that comes in 7 colorways. Sommeso is a soft cotton velvet that has the look of an antique that comes in 7 colorways.





Pattern: Duma. This new plush fabric is a specialty velvet in 100% cotton yarns. Colorways: Indigo, Tan, Chocolate and Pistachio.



Pattern: Nomad. This is a handsome strie velvet with four different colors in one colorway to create the depth of color. Colorways: Sky, Moss, Russet, Chocolate and Beige.

All fabrics to the trade by Suzanne Tucker Home.

Nov 1, 2012

Travertine from Ann Sacks


I SCREAM FOR TRAVERTINE!




You will love this new travertine marble from Ann Sacks! Beautiful creams with delicate gray and taupe ribbon highlights that goes great with bronze fixtures. This stone has a character and depth with a neutral coloring that never gets old. Available in different sizes from Ann Sacks.
Pattern: Crema Toscana.
Fixtures: Kallista in Weathered Bronze.