Knock on wood


Knock on [ply]wood | FrenchByDesign

Plywood walls. They bring a special kind of warmth in an interior. A few of the houses I’ve visited for the book’s photoshoots had wooden walls from floors to ceilings, and each time, the effect made me go weak at the knees. Here are a few interiors that embrace the wooden wall trend. I’m in love.  

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Color Inspiration : Oval Room Blue


Color Inspo | Oval Room Blue

As I’m done unpacking all boxes in our new home, I’m starting to finally get to the fun part : decorating. Our wallpaper will be installed this week – more on that soon – and I’m looking for color inspiration to add on some walls of our home. Enters Oval Room Blue, a soft blue…

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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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