If these walls could speak


If these walls could speak | French By Design

If old walls could speak, what would they say? I’m always fascinated by interiors that keep decayed walls [or ceilings] as decor statements. In French, we have an expression that says “les murs ont des oreilles”, translated literally as “walls have ears.” Is there a similar say in English? I wonder. If these walls could speak,…

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Weekend links


Weekend Sick in Bed | French BY Design

What a week! I’m so ready to hide in bed for a full 48 hours. I’m sick again, thanks to Maya who brought back another nasty winter bug from school. Yikes. So before I log off, here are my favorite links this week – and the mood is jovial, because frankly, we all need a…

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A loft in Montreuil


Marika Chaumet Loft in Montreuil | French By Design

Another beautiful interior with lots of ideas to steal and get inspired from… Today, we’re visiting the gorgeous loft of Marika Chaumet, architect, in Montreuil. The space was originally a knitting factory, and when Marika took over the space a few years ago, she knew she had a lot of work to do : everything was renovated,…

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My work for Loom Goods


My recent work for Loom Goods

Here are a few shots of my recent work for Loom Goods. If you haven’t seen their newly released pillow collection, head over to their website. It’s yummy, fresh, and everything your interior needs to welcome [ok, pretend maybe depending where you live] spring in the house. Styling and photography by me – View the full…

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