Browsing Category: Design

The Dwell Hotel- Design Peeper

Mid-century Glam With The Dwell Hotel

The Dwell Hotel is a stunning Mid-century Glam Boutique property, located in the heart of Chattanooga, Tennessee. And it certainly brings new meaning to the phrase Southern charm. The original hotel opened in 1909 but in 2016 new owner Seija Ojanpera, decided to add a fun, retro twist to the property. Funky geometric wallpaper, exposed brick walls, and brightly hued artwork […]

A Modern and Colorful Swedish Home- Design Peeper

A Modern and Colorful Swedish Home

This colorful and modern Swedish home has so many interesting moments. From the bold entryway to the simple and clean living space. Everything seems so intentional yet natural. It’s almost as if I’m getting a glimpse of the person who lives there, despite it resembling a staged home. My favorite moment within this home would have to be the bedroom. […]

The Funk Loft- The Design Peeper

Stay Here: The Funky Loft

Located in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bushwick, The Funky Loft is a cozy Bed + Breakfast specifically for the hip and quirky at heart. Marcella Lentz-Pope, the owner, and resident of this artsy loft stays upstairs while visitors stay in either of the 3 bedrooms located on the main level.  Her dream was to cultivate an […]

Sands Hotel and Spa- The Design Peeper

Sands Hotel and Spa

I can’t help but love the Sands Hotel and Spa. Designed by Martyn Lawrence Bullard, this 46 room hotel is like having your own Morraccan oasis in the middle of the California desert. From top to bottom there is an abundance of custom textiles, bold color combinations, and bespoke furniture that combines Moroccan influences with a mid-century vibe. The […]

Starbucks Reserve Coffee Cards

Starbucks Reserve is a line of ultra-premium coffee collected in small batches from different regions around the world. Each coffee is harvested in those regions and then roasted and packaged, here in the United States. But what’s more impressive, is the artwork for the packaging. Each coffee is paired with a  custom designed coffee card that reflects the culture, […]

Plant Filled Homes- Design Peeper

Plant Filled Interiors

Leave it to Instagram to leave you green with envy, literally. I have dug myself into a hole deep down into “jungleness” and I don’t know how nor do I want to get out. As of right now, I am obsessing over the idea of adding more greenery to my life. Not only because adding plants to […]

Green Ceilings? Oh Kale Yeah!

I have always been a sucker for the color green. It’s connection to the outdoors has always made it my first choice when trying to produce a natural link from the outdoors, inside. So it was only natural when coming across the trend for painted ceilings, using green was an obvious choice. But little did I […]

Hand Painted Appliances by Dolce & Gabbana x Smeg

Have you ever dreamed of having a hand-painted refrigerator? Well, your dreams may have come true. Over the past couple years Dolce and Gabbana x Smeg have teamed up to celebrate the made in Italy aesthetic, turning kitchen appliances into works of art. First, with the fab28 project. Artist hand painted 100 refrigerators inspired by Sicilian puppet theater and hand painted […]