Apr 30, 2014

Metallic Bronze Mirrored Chandelier! BEST SELLER!

This gorgeous round chandelier is already a best seller!

Bronze Mirrored Modern Chandelier
This new chandelier is a beautiful combination of metal work and aged mirror. The frame of this chandelier is all iron with a metallic bronze finish with an aged and distressed appearance. Then glass is added to the interior and exterior cylinder shapes with intermittent patterns of mercury for an aged and mirrored glass look. This glass does have some transparency. There are eight lights that sit on a horizontal wheel and in the middle, all suspended by the single rod. This unique chandelier is already a best seller as it has a glow and beauty that is so unique with the two layers of cylinders and aged mirrored glass. Size: 30" across. Go to our site to see the showroom view!! Item C09454 at The Designer Insider shop.

Apr 29, 2014

Must Have Trimmings: Embroidered Tapes

These beautiful embroidered tape trims are from India and are an exclusive pattern sold only through Fabricut. A cotton/rayon blend with some plastic beading. This 2 inch tape comes in a variety of colorways all shown here.
Pattern: Tiegs
Front to back: Jungle, Parfait, Shadow, Rose, Indigo.

Apr 28, 2014

Dining Pendant Updated!

A unique medium sized pendant with metal shade and wood chain!

Dark Gray Shaded Dining Pendant
Use this new unique pendant for small dining or over an island! The all metal shade is a dark distressed gray with a matching chain of gray and chestnut wood beads. The wood adds warmth and interest to this pendant! Size: 18" wide across the shade x 5" high for the shade. Item C09508 at The Designer Insider shop.

Apr 25, 2014

Draped Pearl Chandelier!

A more unique and elegant chandelier, not with crystals, but with draped pearls!

Elegant Draped Pearl Chandelier
An elegant alternative to crystals! This chandelier has silver leaf iron mixed with elegant pearls in a more slender chandelier. Perfect for dressing rooms, bedrooms and small dining. Four candles enhances the multitude of pearls from top to bottom. Size: 20" wide x 27" high. Item C09449 at The Designer Insider shop.

Apr 24, 2014

Michael Berman Fabrics by Kravet

We love this embroidered fabric from Michael Berman! The all linen fabric features a viscose embroidered modern design that is great for draperies and pillows. Made in France, this fabric is contemporary yet fits into most styles of homes with its two neutral colorways. The repeat width is 5" and the repeat height is 15.5" so it works well with pillow sizes. This pattern and fabric is exclusive to Kravet, sold to the trade.

Clerestory in Amber.
Part of the Kravet Couture Collection.

Clerestory in Thatch.

Apr 23, 2014

Mercury Glass and Iron Chandeliers

These two unique chandeliers are a lantern style: one in a square for smaller settings and one in a rectangular design for larger islands and tables.

Mercury Glass and Iron Hanging Lantern
This unique lantern has a unique element; mouth blown glass is captured in the square iron cage. The center globe is mercury glass that has been treated with solvents to partially remove silvering and with an added antique wash to create a metallic tone. Then a gold wash is added for more sparkle and gold flecks. The iron is all finished in a bronze with plenty of added distressing for an aged appearance. Size: 14" wide across the square lantern x 19" high. Item C09565 at The Designer Insider shop. See the matching chandelier below!

Mercury Glass and Iron Rectangular Island Chandelier
Size: Size: 36" long x 10" wide side to side x 15" high. Item C09564 at The Designer Insider shop.
Go to our website to see our showroom view on each item!

Apr 22, 2014

Modern Silk Fabrics from Beacon Hill

Silk fabrics goes modern! Modern motifs merge in two new collections from Beacon Hill. Patterns are brought to the 21st century on a grand scale making them more relevant to today's interiors. The collections: Floating World and Silk Jacquard & Embroidery. See both of them at Beacon Hill through Robert Allen Designs.

Peony King:
A cotton/silk embroidered print with a large repeat. This is a "high end" fabric. Shown here in Yellow, but also comes in Scarlet and Navy.

Samurai Bloom:
A modern floral in a poly/silk blend with a large repeat. This is a "high end" fabric. Shown here in Magenta, but also comes in Mango.

This is a cotton silk woven with a large repeat. This is a "high end" fabric. Shown here in Mango, but also comes in a Magenta, Navy, Neptune and Pacific. Each colorway is bright and colorful depicting modern mountains.

Apr 21, 2014

Gold Folding Screen with Oyster Shells!

Gold Oyster Shell Folding Room Screen
The perfect elegant room screen to hide or divide a space! Room screens are extremely versatile and a great portable addition to any room or setting. Especially one as unique as this one. The frame of the screen is all wood and then finished in hand applied gold leaf with a distressed patina. The natural oyster shells are hand placed in the pattern that you see. Flat size: 80" high x 86" wide x 3" deep front to back. Item C03219 at The Designer Insider shop.

Side view:

Apr 18, 2014

Shell Pendant Light for Dining!

Oyster Shell Dining Pendant
Anchored by an off white shantung shade, this seashell chandelier is embellished with oyster shells that adds originality and functionality to any room. The round pendant is the perfect size for small dining, bedroom or foyer. The oyster shells hang from inside the shade and cascade downward in a cone shape. They are silver leafed on one side and a natural color on the other. The pendant hangs from a silver leafed iron rod with a matching silver canopy. Note that the pendant is turned on in the photo. Four lights at 60w maximum each for plenty of illumination. Pendant size: 20" across the shade x 21" high. Item C09541 at The Designer Insider shop. Click here!

Apr 17, 2014

Make It Shine with Metallic Faux Leather!

These luxury faux metallic leathers are woven fabrics with yarns that possess light reflecting properties which brings a spark to lackluster decor. This collection includes shades of gold, chrome, copper or silver. Eight fabulous patterns in an array of colors to light up your world from Robert Allen!

Burnished Metal:
A faux leather in 7 metallic colors. Shown here is Steel.

A faux leather with a beautiful textured pattern that comes in 12 great colorways. Shown here is Aged Gold.

A faux leather with a mixed tone. This fabric comes in 15 colorways. Shown here is Blue Opal.

Distress Metal:
This faux leather only comes in the one color: Gold.

Gilded Snake:
A faux leather in a snake skin pattern all in only one color: Gold.

Maze Matrix:
This faux leather has a textured pattern in 4 colorways. Shown here is Bronze.

Pebble Sheen:
A pebble like all over pattern with a subtle mix of tones. Comes in 8 colorways. Shown here in Gold Taupe.

Reptile Luster:
An all over pattern that resembles reptile skin. Only comes in this one colorway: Zinc.

All faux leathers are from the Robert Allen collection, Luxe Faux Leather. To the trade.

Apr 16, 2014

Mini Stone Shaded Kitchen Pendant

Faux Stone Mini Pendant for Kitchens
This smaller pendant is modern due to the unique shade. The shade is a composite material with a stone look and feel. It is finished in an off white with a natural stone look and small imperfections. Small round holes have been added to let the light shine through. The hanging rod is satin black and comes in adjustable lengths. Size: 6" across the round shade x 8" high up to the rod. Great to use in multiples! Item C09376 at The Designer Insider shop.

Apr 15, 2014

Ralph Lauren Fabric Collection! All New!

Ralph Lauren's Ile Saint-Louis Collection:
This new collection for Spring 2014 is elegant and delicate in soft muted hues. You will find stripes and textured linens with an aged and timeworn look. Sold through Kravet on behalf of Ralph Lauren.

This collection features muted lilac fabrics!
Chair: Beaumarchais Patchwork in Lavender
Pillows from top:
Chambly Damask in Lilac
Mistral Stripe in Antique Lilac
Laundered Linen in Heather
Ice House Stripe in Thistle
Lavender Field in Tumbleweed

All fabrics sold through Kravet for Ralph Lauren. To the trade.

Apr 10, 2014

Go Italian with Wallpaper!

Italian Decorating!
Zoffany Wallpaper continues to inspire us with international flavors! This wallpaper "The Gondelier" is a dramatic design depicting a romantic scene of Venice. This is a large scale scene which would transform any wall in your home.
The Gondelier - Shown in colorway Dawn; also comes in Sunset with yellow, pink and gray.

The Gondelier in fabric too!
This wonderful pattern also comes in a fabric that has been digitally printed on cotton velvet for upholstery. This colorway shown is Twilight, but also comes in Dawn and Sunset.

Zoffany is sold to the Trade. Contact your designer for more information.

Apr 9, 2014

Silver or Brass Mirror?

A beautiful large mirror that comes in silver or brass!

Wider Framed Mirror - Silver or Brass
This is a great mirror that comes in a silver or brass finish. Notice the wider frame with the unique pleated look! Modern or traditional, this mirror looks great with any design style. Size as shown: 39" high x 32" wide x 1" deep from wall.

Apr 8, 2014

Ralph Lauren Collection by Kravet

This new collection of fabrics from Ralph Lauren are inspired by the signature awning designs of classic resorts and beach clubs. These are Sunbrella acrylic fabrics sold to the trade by Kravet on behalf of Ralph Lauren. Use for multipurpose indoors or outdoors. Collection: Harbor Club Outdoor.

Signature Stripes from Ralph Lauren!
Cushion on left: Windandsea Stripe in White Tartan.
Top Cushion: Northport Stripe in Sand.
Bottom Cushion: Windandsea Stripe in Red Tartan.
Cushion behind wall and board: Northport Stripe in Tangerine.

Ralph Lauren Fabrics sold through Kravet. To the Trade.

Apr 7, 2014

Silver Whisk Countertop Pendant

New Silver Antiqued Whisk Pendant
One of our newest pendant lights! This unique round pendant is shaped like a kitchen whisk but with added design elements. Notice that the whisk is made of thin iron ropes that form a spiral for the whisk. The finish over the entire pendant is an aged silver that will mix with other metals nicely.
Size: 21" high from bottom up to where the chain meets x 11" across at the widest point. Item C09491 at The Designer Insider shop!

Apr 4, 2014

Thomas Paul Fabrics Goes Outside!

Thomas Paul Fabrics introduces a new collection for indoor/outdoor rooms. This outdoor fabric collection is colorful and durable with weather resistant prints that have a modern flair. There are also solids to coordinate and trims as well. All sold through Duralee Pavilion.

Chairs: Conservatory in Orange
Drapes: Thicket in Melon
Back Drop: Bazaar in Peridot
All fabrics by Thomas Paul and Duralee.

Photo on left top to bottom:
Puebla in Turquoise (first two)
Thicket in Seaglass
Adriatic in Lime

Photo on right:
Bazaar in Peridot
All fabrics by Thomas Paul and Duralee. To the Trade.

Apr 2, 2014

Timothy Corrigan Wider Trim Tapes

Timothy Corrigan wider trim tape sold through Schumacher!
Sunset Strip Tape - This tape has a 2.5" width that features a glistening grosgrain background with lacelike swirls in metal tones for a shimmering effect.
Top to bottom:
Pacific; Sunset; Platinum; Champagne.
Background fabric: Parc Monceau in Champagne.

See how this wider trim tape is used above on the pillow.
Chair - Chantilly in Vermeil.
Pillow - Brissac Hemp Weave in Natural.
Trim on pillow - Sunset Strip Tape in Platinum.

This trim and above fabrics are by Timothy Corrigan sold through Schumacher, to the trade.

Apr 1, 2014

Our Best Selling Small Countertop Pendant

Capiz Shell Kitchen Pendant
This is our best selling smaller pendant for over counters, down narrow hallways or in small baths. The pendant shade is all natural Capiz Shell used in combination with wrought iron to create this beautiful one light pendant. When the light shines through the shell shade, the pleasing warm glow will add to any space. The iron is all finished in a darker distressed gold including the hanging rod. Uses one candelabra bulb at 60w maximum. Size: 6" wide across the shade x 52" high (adjustable). Item C09055 at The Designer Insider shop. Click here to see more of our smaller hanging pendants.