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Visit | A Brooklyn loft


A Brooklyn loft | French By Design

It is in Sunset Park, an area currently occupied by warehouses, factories, and docks that Dutch stylist Carin Scheve and architect and set designer husband Franceso Caramella elected residency. The 800 square-meter industrial loft is a multi-disciplinary space where the couple lives with son Milo, but also organizes events and shoots fashion, interior design and design…

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Weekend Links


Weekend Links March | FrenchByDesign

Happy Friday! It’s really starting to feel like Spring here in San Francisco, and the energy of the new season is in the air. I’m getting ready to travel for the book very soon, so stay tuned for upcoming adventures! This weekend, we’re installing a closet space, so we should be out of boxes very…

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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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