Monday, February 24, 2014

A Strange Predilection for Tassels




had these saved on my computer for a long time, meaning to post them. These are from a building somewhere in Italy, that, to the best of my recollection was at one point being used as a chicken coop. It was refreshed by a guy with a strange predilection for tassels and DIY. I think he made the parasol chandelier in the dining room. These pictures were from Architectural Digest, though the link to them is long gone. I love these because of the color scheme. This isn't a color scheme I would usually go for, but there is something about the way the colors come together in these rooms that makes me question my disinclination towards mint, beige, peach and even pink. Black, my favorite color is not even present here and somehow it all works. How can anything work without black!? Yet it does, but I have never been able to figure out why. That is why I have been saving these for so long without posting them. I don't know why I like them but I really, really do.  Do you like these and if you do, why? 











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