Tag Archives: wallpaper
The Friday Roundup: Mash-ups

The Friday Roundup: Mash-ups

I popped into Roost last night, and owner Danny Malone told me about a great vintage shop in Columbus, Ohio called The Attic that’s rather oddly connected to a restaurant called Basil Thai, both owned by antique enthusiast Rhome Ruanphae. Top earning drug dealers (illegal or pharmaceutical) know not to use the product, but antique dealers […]

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Peacock Feathers: Trend or Omen?

Peacock Feathers: Trend or Omen?

Within a 24 hour period last summer, I spotted fine examples of peacock taxidermy at both artist Gail Potocki’s condo and artist Michele Stone’s house. Not more than a few months later, I marveled about seeing yet another peacock at stylish stylist Martha Muholland’s Wicker Park duplex. Shortly thereafter, I visited Geyer Morford at Schumacher in […]

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Trend Report: Wallpaper’s back (now what?)

Trend Report: Wallpaper’s back (now what?)

I really dig this vintage wallpaper print I spied in a recent Cookie Magazine article about a couple who bought and decorated the entire floor of a former gentleman’s club in Brooklyn’s tony Park Slope neighborhood.  According to Cookie, the lucky fellows bought the vintage paper at Second Hand Rose, which is a great resource […]

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Product Spotlight:  Maya Romanoff’s Blanket wallpaper line

Product Spotlight: Maya Romanoff’s Blanket wallpaper line

The design academia have already started debating the social, political and cultural ramifications of wallpaper’s Phoenix-like comeback from obscurity, but I’ve kept my emotions in check and played the part of bemused observer . . . until now.  Seeing Maya Romanoff’s Blanket wallpaper has nudged me into fray. While big bold prints are oh-so-fun, the […]

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