Feb 28, 2014

New Modern Wallpaper and Paints from Farrow and Ball!

This new wallpaper, Parquet, is perfect for traditional or modern rooms and is equally stunning in every colorway. The paper is shown here in five different colorways for five different rooms. All rooms show paint pairings so the work is done for you. Find your favorite!
All paints and the Parquet wallpaper is from Farrow and Ball.

This modern foyer is bright and modern with a soft color palette using neutral wallpaper and neutral paints.
Wallpaper: Parquet BP4101
Trim: Wimborne White
Floor: Old White

A bold gray wallpaper that makes simple rooms pop! Use this colorway as the main showcase in your room.
Wallpaper: Parquet in BP4103
Trim: Strong White

Go modern and sophisticated with soft colored wallpaper and paint. Wallpaper one wall for an impact.
Wallpaper: Parquet in BP4102
Walls: Wimborne White
Trim: Wimborne White
Floor: Old White

A fun take with a two toned modern wallpaper palette. Use this colorway to bring a spark and fun into your room.
Wallpaper: Parquet BP4105
Trim: Setting Plaster
Sideboard: Mole's Breath

Bold and dark wallpaper that brings warmth to this room and looks great with lighter furnishings. Wallpaper: Parquet in BP4104
Ceiling: Wimborne White
Trim: Borrowed Light
Floor: Pavilion Gray

Feb 26, 2014

A Best Selling Sphere Chandelier!

Distressed Iron Sphere Chandelier
This sphere chandelier continues to be one of our best sellers! Intriguing curves of broad iron bands have a warm and distressed bronze, black and rust finish all in a larger size for foyers, bedrooms and dining rooms. The bulbs are regular size and look great with decorative bulbs such as seen here. Nine lights perch on the outer edge of the sphere on beautifully curved candle cups. Size: 37" across from outside of candle to outside of candle edge x 33" high up to where the chain meets. Item C09528 at The Designer Insider.

Feb 21, 2014

New Spring Fabrics from Suzanne Tucker Home!

The newest fabrics hot off the press from Suzanne Tucker Home for Spring 2014!

This textural stripe is a versatile pattern with beautiful complex color variations. Use this medium weight fabric for upholstery and pillows.
Pattern: Christophe, a linen/cotton blend. We especially love the Tobacco Rust colorway!
Colors from top to bottom: Tobacco Rust; Cabernet; Cookies and Cream; Celadon; Sky.

This beautiful linen print was a custom designed pattern for a resort in the Napa Valley. The textural linen features muted and tonal colors with a perfectly scaled print. Use this sophisticated fabric for upholstery and drapery.
Pattern: Corsica, 100% linen.
Colors from top to bottom: Indigo; Fern; Sand; Eucalyptus; Tobacco.

All fabrics by Suzanne Tucker Home. To the trade.

Feb 20, 2014

Adjustable Height Gold Chandelier

Gold Adjustable Height Chandelier
This new chandelier is already a bestseller! Ten lights gather on this unique wrought iron curved chandelier with a lower profile for shorter ceilings. And the best part is that the height is adjustable as the chandelier hangs from small wiring that can put this chandelier at any height you need. The iron is all finished in a softer gold with slight distressing with shorter candles that perch in each curve of the iron. This chandelier is cold forged by a team of designers. Size: 46" across the round chandelier, with an adjustable height. Item C09490 at The Designer Insider shop.

Feb 18, 2014

Schumacher and Martyn Lawrence Bullard

We love these new prints and papers from designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard. This line captures the look of finely veined stone on hand colored paper or in a classic cotton print. Marbled paper patterns for your walls or use the same veined pattern recreated on finely woven cotton for draperies and upholstery. Find this new line at F Schumacher from designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard.

This marbled gray fabric pattern is Romeo in Carrara. Shown here in a finely woven cotton fabric that is paired with the Chester Wool in Charcoal. Romeo comes in three fabric colors and three paper colors too. Colorways: Carrara, Lapis or Topaz. Chester Wool is a great pairing for any room as it comes in many colorways.

This selection of veined stone patterns from left to right:
Florence in Lapis - paper only
Florence in Carnelian - paper only
Romeo in Topaz - fabric or paper
Romeo in Carrara - fabric or paper
Florence in Carrara - paper only
Verona in Carrara - fabric only

Feb 17, 2014

Natural Wood Mirrored Buffet Cabinet

This beautiful buffet cabinet is a BESTSELLER! The wood has a natural finish with a slight patina and doors with antiqued mirror fronts. A beautiful cabinet to use as a sideboard for dining, as a media cabinet or just in a hallway. Great storage and beauty all in one!

Natural Wood Patina Sideboard Cabinet
Four mirrored doors and an interior middle stationary shelf makes up this mirrored sideboard. Size: 67" long x 23" deep at the middle depth x 36" high. Weight is 162 pounds. Item C03092 at The Designer Insider shop.

Lamps on cabinet:
White marble lamps with a taller profile and a cream silk shade. This lamp is part of the Lillian August lighting collection and is a bestseller! Alabaster natural white finish. Size: 38" high. Weight is 25 pounds. Item C06294 at The Designer Insider shop.

Lamp on left:
A beautiful smokey glass vase lamp with a round bone linen shade. Two lights that work with pull chains. Size: 33" high. Weight is 10 pounds. Item C06274 at The Designer Insider shop.

Lamp on right:
This distinctive natural quartz lamp sports a square oatmeal linen shade. Size: 30" high. Weight is 10 pounds. Item C06441 at The Designer Insider shop.

Feb 14, 2014

Red Dining or Foyer Pendants! Happy Valentine's Day!

 Three great red hanging lights for a tribute to Valentine's Day!

Red Lantern Foyer Pendant
This unique open lantern style pendant is made of iron then finished in a lollipop red with gold leaf trim. A real beauty for smaller dining, a smaller foyer or bath. Four lights at 60w each. Size: 30" high x 14" wide. Item C09033 at The Designer Insider shop.

Red Modern Wire Hanging Pendant
This pendant is slender wire with a classical shape all finished in a lollipop red for an impact. Use in multiples over an island or in a unique place such as over a desk. One light at 150w maximum. Size: 21" high x 15" wide across the widest point. Item C09068 at The Designer Insider shop.

Red Ceramic Kitchen Pendant
This pendant is all organic terracotta with a shiny red glaze. Use this pendant down a hallway or over an island. One light at 100w maximum. Size: 13" high x 10" wide at the widest point. Hangs with black iron trim. Item C09786 at The Designer Insider shop.

Feb 13, 2014

More from Galbraith and Paul Fabrics!

This is one of the most popular patterns from Galbraith and Paul!   "ZINNIA"!

Zinnia in Apricot on natural linen. From World of Interiors magazine. This pattern comes in five colorways and also comes in custom colors too.

Zinnia in Sky on natural linen for the headboard. From House Beautiful magazine.

Feb 11, 2014

Braided Rugs for Kids!

Great braided rugs for kids!  Make your little one's space special by adding a great rug. If you see one you like, just email us for pricing. Email: TheDesignerInsider@gmail.com.

The rug shown is from a collection called Sailor Boy. This collection features six different shapes in three different colorways all in shades of blue and green. This is a cotton/5% poly rug with a variegated braided pattern. Shown: Parrot in the round shape. Twelve sizes available! Other colorways: Deep Sea Blue and Sea Monster. Great collection for infant rooms.

The rug shown is from a collection called Cutting Garden. This collection features six different shapes in five different colorways all in shades of pink, blue and violet. This is a cotton/5% poly rug with a variegated braided pattern. Shown: Buttercup in the round shape and below is the Buttercup in one of the many different shapes, concentric rectangle. Twelve sizes available in six shapes! Other colorways: Grass, Lily, Tea Rose and Blue Bell. Great collection for softer rooms.

Contact us for more information on the above rugs! Email: TheDesignerInsider@gmail.com.

Feb 7, 2014

Tall Wood Sideboard Enhances Clear Glass Lighting


This is a beautiful taller sideboard with a Spanish flair that can be used as a buffet, sideboard or in a narrow foyer. Pair it with any of the other items in the photo for a great look. Click on the underlined links for more information on these showcased items!

Tall Spanish Wood Sideboard
A taller sideboard at 40" high with a rustic and distressed finish over solid wood. Notice the unique pattern on the doors. Narrow depth for hallways and foyers. Size: 40" high x 14" deep x 84" long. Item C03072 at The Designer Insider shop.

Tall Mercury Glass Buffet Lamp (shown on sideboard)
This is a taller and slimmer lamp that is perfect for buffets and sideboards. Mercury glass reflects light for a beautiful effect. Size: 41" high x 14" wide shade. Item C06265 at The Designer Insider shop.

Glass Silver Leaf Round Pendant (shown hanging over sideboard)
This is a best seller! This pendant is a great size for larger hallways, smaller foyers or use as an island pendant. Clear glass tubes gives this pendant a shimmering effect. We are showing three of these pendants over the sideboard for an impact.  Size: 18" across x 24" high. Item C09293 at The Designer Insider shop.

Glass Silver Leaf Three Tiered Pendant (shown at front of photo on left)
This is a larger tiered pendant chandelier made of clear glass tubes for a beautiful effect. This tiered chandelier matches our smaller pendants over the sideboard. A perfect tiered glass chandelier for foyers! Three shimmering tiers of glass with the larger tier on the bottom being 27" across. Size: 27" at widest point x 43" high. Item C09309 at The Designer Insider shop.

Oyster Shell Mirror (shown in a grouping over sideboard)
This mirror is a best seller and is shown here in a large grouping for a showroom effect. Use this smaller mirror over a vanity or as an accent with other wall hangings. A great natural square shell mirror! Size: 20" square. Item C01348 at The Designer Insider shop.

Feb 6, 2014

Great Kid's Rugs!

Below are great rugs for kid's rooms and for playrooms! Make your little one's space special by adding a great rug. If you see one you like, just email us for pricing and sizes.
Email: TheDesignerInsider@gmail.com.

The Rainbow Rug
This bright rug has rainbows in a large pattern on a solid background. It is a loop hooked rug in 100% wool. Comes in two colorways and four sizes. Color shown: Pink Multi. Also comes in Tan Multi.

The Cloud Rug
This fun rug is a loop hooked in 100% wool. Fun cloud motif with an all over pattern. Comes in four colorways and four sizes. Color shown: Blue. Also comes in Bubblegum, Violet and Grey.

The Cupcake Rug
This unique rug comes in four sizes and two colorways. It is a loop hooked rug in 100% wool. Color shown: Blueberry. Also comes with an Aqua background. Four sizes available.

The Star Rug
This is a fun rug with soft colors mixed with white. It is a loop hooked rug in 100% wool. Comes in four colorways and four sizes. Color shown: Violet. Also comes in Navy, Spa Blue and Bubblegum.

Contact us for sizes and availability of any of the above rugs: TheDesignerInsider@gmail.com.

Feb 4, 2014

Nautical Fabrics from Carleton House!

Carleton House is one of our favorite fabric companies. This smaller sized company doesn't have the volume of fabrics of many larger fabric companies, but what they do have is always unique and different. We always use this company when we want a special fabric to finish a room. Unique patterns and colorways is the experience you will get with Carleton House!

Their newest collection is "Harbourside" which features nautical designer fabrics.  This mix of fabrics are prints and wovens all in 100% cotton.

Shade fabric: Cape Cod Woven Stripe. Comes in 4 colorways.
Drapery: Seaside Print. Comes in one colorway.
Left pillow: Plymouth Woven Check. Comes in 4 colorways.
Center pillow: Salem Hand Print. Comes in 4 colorways.
Right pillow: Naragansett Print. Comes in one colorway.
Throw: Quay Patchwork. Comes in one colorway.
Seat cushion: Pier Stripe Woven. Comes in 4 colorways.

Carleton House is sold to the trade.

Feb 3, 2014

Refined Oak Sandblasted Furniture

Natural sandblasted oak gives you a rustic feel! But use this finish on more refined furniture such as this curved chest and bamboo styled chair to design furniture that can go with any style. Refined, rustic and transitional for today's homes!

Oak Sandblasted Rustic Door Chest
This mini chest is sandblasted oak with two doors that hide shelving that can be used for storage. Trimmed with rustic gold bronze metal for a refined look including the star motif. Item GV2434 at The Designer Insider shop.

Light Grey Oak Side Chair
This Chinese inspired chair is finished also in the sandblasted oak with an added light grey finish. This chair is patterned after green bamboo chairs from the Governor's Palace in Williamsburg, Va. This style is still often called "Chinese Chippendale". The bamboo like chair comes with arms or without. This chair is item GV420031 at The Designer Insider shop.

Ikat Grey and White Chair Cushion
The dining chair cushion is a grey and white ikat modern pattern in a linen/cotton blend. It attaches to the chair by velcro tabs. Item GV992030 at The Designer Insider shop.