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Visit | Smoky blues in Oslo


Moody Blues in Oslo | FrenchByDesign

Today, we’re visiting the home of Alessandro D’Orazio and Jannicke Krakvik, interior designers, stylists and owners of Oslo’s boutique Kollekted By. Located in a former butcher shop in the hip design district of Grunerlokka, Alessandro and Jannicke’s space is filled with smoky blue tones, oil treated pine floors, and the perfect mix of patterns, textures and materials you…

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A chic and eclectic flat in Paris


Sandra Benhamou Parisian Flat | FrenchByDesign

Oh hey, I’m back, still crawling under moving boxes, but at least, it’s unpacking time! I’ll start sharing pictures as soon as our new home looks like a home and not a war zone. I’ve missed being around here and I’m glad to be back in this creative space. Today, we’re visiting a dreamy home,…

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15+ cloffice spaces


15+ Cloffice Ideas | French By Design

As you know, we’re moving very soon. I’ve been searching options to organize our new interior. We won’t have an office – at least, until Inès leaves for college next year [dang, it’s happening so fast!]. So today, I’m sharing ideas to organize a corner of your home into a small office space. Meet the…

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Window watching


Window watching | French By Design

Windows as art pieces. Spring is showing its first signs here in California – with on and off rain, but hey, we’re out of the drought. I feel like rolling up all the roller shades, opening windows and curtains to let the light in and take a peek at nature’s beautiful awakening. These windows and their glorious view…

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