This Modernism Week featured home’s redesign is inspired by travel and sailing

Strolling through the turquoise door of Maison Bleue Moderne in the Vista Las Palmas neighborhood of Palm Springs, you’re greeted by a photo of vacant lounging chairs by a pool, which sets the scene of the home.  

The four-bedroom, four-bath, 2,400-square-foot Alexander Company home designed by William Krisel and produced in 1958 is one of the featured homes for Modernism Week. Situated below the San Gorgonio Mountains, this house has mid-century modern signatures such as combining indoor and outdoor living, a gabled roof and clerestory window. 

The home was revised by Michelle Boudreau Design in Palm Springs and presents the new owners’ distinctive tone and affection for travel and sailing. The blue textiles applied to bedroom headboards, chair cushions, backsplashes and tile in many parts of the home are in appreciation of the oceans. 

The exterior of Maison Bleue Moderne in Palm Springs, Calif., on Feb. 18, 2022. The home, designed by late architect William Krisel, is one of the featured homes of Modernism Week.

Tones of turquoise on the front door and other components throughout the home seem relevant for

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A California Home Inspired by European Design and West-Coast Sensibility

If Tai Rittichai had to pick a favorite room in her elegant 1920s Tudor home in San Marino, California, it would be the kitchen. The warm and inviting space is a busy hub for three generations of her family. Friends flock to the island when she entertains; her two young sons do their homework there; and her mother, Somsiri, a talented cook, can usually be found there preparing delicious dishes originating from her native Thailand. Style-wise, it also spans nations: There are Belgian farmhouse chairs and Swedish Hans-Agne Jakobsson sconces, and the walls are coated in Farrow & Ball paint from England. It encapsulates the distinct aesthetic that Rittichai and the interior-designer couple Cy and Genevieve Carter created together over several years, starting in 2017. And it tells the story of her life, from an extremely modest childhood in Bangkok to her soaring success as a globe-crossing business owner.

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CB2 Reunites with Kravitz Design to Unveil a Globally Inspired Collection | News

Kravitz Design, headed by Lenny Kravitz rolls out new CB2 designs.

CHICAGO — Following their seminal partnership in 2015, high-design home destination CB2 debuts its latest collaboration with Kravitz Design by Lenny Kravitz. The extensive collection, inspired by African textiles, Parisian vibes, and rock ‘n’ roll edge address all areas of the home.

The assortment features an array of influences that come together for a seductive bohemian energy that’s quintessentially CB2 and Kravitz Design. Rich woods, modern frames, metals mixed with bold prints, and customizable upholstery are available throughout the entire collection.”Our first collaboration with Kravitz Design was really a turning point; the synergies of the Kravitz Design team and CB2 have been aligned for years,” said CB2 President Ryan Turf. “For this collection, the blend of African warmth and Parisian chic all felt so natural. Together we’ve found a new openness to take more risks in pattern, materials and

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Pierre Yovanovitch Launches a Furniture Brand Inspired by the French Riviera

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A Running List Of Memorial Day Furniture Sales You Can Shop NOW

Hey there, deal hunters — we see you, we feel you, and we know you’ve got your cyber carts at the ready for when all the best Memorial Day sales hit. Although the ultimate occasion to (unofficially) start summer is still ten days away, boatloads of enticing markdowns are already heating up on home decor and furniture. From the little WFH delights that’ll enhance your office space to bigger-ticket buys like the internet’s most covetable mattresses, there’s a whole slew of early deals to be had. Think Anthropologie for trinkets, bedding, and other fabulous finds, Saatva and Avocado for all things slumber, Dyson to upgrade your appliance game, and so much more for less. In addition to rounding up the top premature promotions ahead, we’ll continue to keep a running list of the best Memorial Day furniture

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