Thursday, August 28, 2008

Inside Out

Even though so many New York based national shelter magazines are folding, it seems that there are amazing regional ones that are thriving. One of my new favorites is Florida Inside Out. I was flipping through the old January/February 2008 issue and came across so many beautiful images that I had to share. I especially loved the article about what Miami antiques dealers collect. Enjoy!

The top image and this one above are from Kaisa and Doug Levine's historic 1929 Miami Beach home. The coffee table and console are from Williams Sonoma home. The art is by Karel Appel.

A 1970's pottery lamp and studio pottery sit atop a George Nelson wooden cabinet in Miami Antiques deal Carlos Casteller's home. His shop in Miami is called Art and Antiques but doesn't seem to have a website yet.


I love this juxtaposition of objects in Miami shop owner Michael Contessa. The 1970's sofa is by Milo Baughman and the Raindrop wall sculpture is by Curtis Jere. I think I might have to plan a trip to Miami just to check out his antiques!



A collection of German and French drawings from the 1920's to 50's hangs above a rare Dominique France chair from circa 1928 in the Miami home of Antiques dealer Regina Nuessle.

In the Miami home of Chicago based owners Marlene and David Green, a black wall displays a pair of stylized mirrors with gold leaf frames from Details at Home while the bed below was custom designed by Martial.


11 comments:

Laura said...

I really *love* the styled mirrors!

And the yellow walls, is that a wall covering I wonder?

Ivy Lane said...

Beautiful! I love the George Nelson cabinet with the pottery lamp etc.!!!! the rest is yummy eye candy!!

FancyPants-design said...

These pics are sooo lovely I love the color yellow..it glows :)

1131 Designs said...

I agree.. The twin mirrors are beautiful! I would LOVE to find a set like that.. beautiful pics..

Habitually Chic said...

Laura, it looks like grasscloth. My favorite vendor natural wallcoverings is Phillip Jeffries. They have a very large selection and a huge array of fabulous colors!

Habitually Chic said...

Ivy, I love that George Nelson piece too!

Habitually Chic said...

Fancypants - It does have a lovely glow!

Habitually Chic said...

1131 Designs - I'll have to keep an eye out for mirrors that look similar!

Camilla @ Designalogue said...

The yellow wall pic is especially gorgeous. i love love!

Anonymous said...

Love the tote in the last picture. Guess who your very own bag lady.

Style Court said...

Heather -- great pick. Thanks for the tip.

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