All Posts By: Lauren

Mixed Media Collages by Veerle Symoens

Veerle Symoens is a creative powerhouse. Editorial consulting, concept design,copywriting and photography; she does it all! What’s more impressive is her artistic abilities. She uses photographs that she has taken, along with images that she has found in magazines to recreate unique compositions.  And these mixed media collages are my new obsession. As I continue […]

Style Crush: Olivia Palermo

Olivia Palermo’s style is such an inspiration. Classic, feminine, yet fun. As I get older I am starting to see the importance of a well-balanced wardrobe. Yes, having stand out pieces are essential. But, having items that stand the test of time are more important. Remember ladies style over trends. Oliva’s wardrobe is a testament to that. […]

Carolina Herrera Spring 2019

Scrolling through Carolina Herrera’s Spring 2019 collection, was like a dream. It will simply make you happy. Flirty, upbeat and youthful. Every piece is a breath of fresh air. This being the first collection by Wes Gordon, the newly appointed Creative Director, he balanced neutrals with fun prints and colors effortlessly.  In my opinion, it gives […]

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 […]

Camilla Perkins Illustrations - Design Peeper

Illustrations from Camilla Perkins

Camilla Perkins is an illustrator based out of Brighton, and her artwork has become my new obsession. Her bright color schemes and dashing patterns are everything I love in this world. Every piece of artwork is enchanting and lively, truly makes you want more.  Much of her inspiration comes from the world around her as […]

Stine Goya Fall 2018

Stine Goya is an independent label based out of Copenhagen, Denmark. Designer and owner Stine Goya established the brand in 2006. Ever since then the brand has become internationally known for their signature marriage of both print and color. One thing that I admire about Stine Goya’s Fall 2018 collection is how she incorporated various shades of […]