Friday, April 15, 2011

Fabulous Room Friday 04.15.2011

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Cathy Echols’ “salon” as she affectionately calls this room, is one of my favorite spaces that we’ve published in High Gloss Magazine so far. Cathy refers to the room as a salon in a tongue in cheek way as she knows the word can sound a bit over the top. However, she uses this space to entertain friends and mix a cocktail or two, so she chooses the to call it a salon in the most fun way. I adore the David Hicks La Fiorentina fabric used for the skirted table and pelmet box. Add to that magenta-colored shelves, antique mirrors, a Chippendale chair, a bronze horse head sculpture with the perfect patina, gold lamps and I am in heaven. It really is a fun room with a sense of style, sense of humor and so much character. Hands down, it is one of my favorite rooms from our second issue.

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{Isn’t it clever to use a skirted table as a bar? I know a lot of you said you loved this when you saw it in High Gloss.}

 

Whatever you’re up to this weekend, I hope it’s fantastic. Happy Friday!

 

{Image Source: Jack Thompson for High Gloss Magazine}

10 comments:

The enchanted home said...

That is one lush room...fabulous...love all the many layers, textures and prints. Fabulous and agree the skirted table as a bar is clever and tres elegant.

swheat said...

I couldn't agree more! I love this room!

Jessie said...

Nice space with so many beautiful details. Love the fabric used on the skirted bar!

Emily Marie said...

This room is gorgeous. I love the mix of different patterns with the zebra rug and the tablecloth.
Have a great weekend!
www.SproutThroughConcrete.com

Arielle Wren said...

I love the purple, the zebra, and the table bar!
Awesome choice!

Cat @PerpetualPerfection said...

So fun and modern, yet warm and inviting! Absolutely love this room! Have a wonderful weekend!
xoxo
Cat

www.perpetualperfection.blogspot.com

Amber said...

What a sweet little room, love it!

meenal @ maison marigold said...

Love the table bar and the book shelves flanking the window..its a beautiful room..have a lovely weekend paloma..do visit my blog when you have a moment! xx meenal

kat @ featherfactor said...

Paloma her room is beautiful and i am loving the new issue of High Gloss! Have a lovely weekend :)

Tanya of Style Studio said...

beautiful inspiring spaces-love the skirted table as a bar idea-great post-love your blog
Tanya
www.stylestudiollc.com