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Emmy Fashion for the Home!

Last Sunday we tuned into the 65th annual Emmy Awards and as we expected, the small-screen sirens brought some serious style this year! Although there were several stunners, we managed to narrow it down to three leading ladies. Here we show you how to translate their winning looks into award-winning decor!

Kerry Washington Emmy Fashion from LaylaGrayce
Kerry Washington 1. Aidan Gray Pillow O No. 2 Flax 2. Aidan Gray Pillow French Scroll No. 4 Ballet Pink 3. Southport Sage Green Wrought Iron Chandelier 4. Zentique Furniture Medallion Dining Chair Natural Linen 5. Demilune Buffet in Mushroom

Kerry Washington was recently named “World’s Most Stylish Woman” and for good reason! She looked positively radiant in her blush-toned Grecian gown from Marchesa. The breezy chiffon was sprinkled with rose blooms for a look of pure romance. This is a perfect palette to emulate in a boudoir. Think French vintage, a la Zentique Furniture’s Medallion Dining Chair in Natural Linen, and soft hues like ballet pink and washed sage. We love the elegant charm of all things Aiden Gray, and their French Scroll No. 4 Ballet Pink Pillow is key to nailing this look. What would a romantic retreat be without a gorgeous chandelier? Our Southport Sage Green Wrought Iron Chandelier perfectly mimics the floral motif of Kerry’s dress and will be a simply sweet finishing tough in your space.

Julianna Margulies Emmy Fashion from LaylaGrayce
Julianna Margulies 1. Barbara Cosgrove Laurel Wreath Table Lamp 2. Thomas Paul Zinnia Ebony Cream Tufted Wool Pile Rug 3. Bungalow 5 Jacqui Three Drawer Side Table Black 4. COCOCOZY Oxford Black Embroidered Pillow 5. COCOCOZY Loop Black Embroidered Pillow

Black and white will always be a classic combination in both fashion and interiors. So it’s no surprise Julianna Margulies turned to this fool-proof pairing for her big night out. With clean lines and a graphic floral, her dress has given this combo a modern lift! To bring this look home, try furnishings in sleek black lacquered finishes. We love the lines of the Bungalow 5 Jacqui Three Drawer Side Table and the gold pulls pack an extra punch of style. To tie in a graphic element, we recommend the Thomas Paul Zinnia Ebony Cream Tufted Wool Pile Rug. The over-sized print is a polished take on mod 60’s style, which we can never get enough of! Complete your look with a classic geometric print like our COCOCOZY Oxford Black Embroidered Pillow. Remember, whenever in doubt, stick to the basics and give them a little make-over for a fresh, updated look.

Julianna Margulies Emmy Fashion from LaylaGrayce
Allison Williams 1. Worlds Away Wesley Gold Floor Lamp 2. Lili Alessandra Onasis Linen White & Navy Decorative Pillow 3. Lili Alessandra Lili Linen Navy Decorative Pillow 4. Barclay Butera for Mirror Image Home Madison Mirror 5. Worlds Away Emma Navy Dresser

Newcomer Allison Williams has been turning heads wherever she goes and the red carpet is no exception. The brunette beauty wow’ed in a royal blue strapless gown from Ralph Lauren. She balanced the radiant hue with vintage gold cuffs and kept the rest simple. Take a cue from Allison and try our Worlds Away Emma Navy Dresser. The color is bold enough to make a statement, yet versatile enough to withstand the test of time. Like our muse, there is something regal about the design of Lili Alessandra Onasis Linen Navy Decorative Pillow. Complement your royal space with gold-leafed accents. We are especially taken by the Barclay Butera for Mirror Image Home Madison Mirror who’s Greek key design is the ultimate finishing touch to your design fit for a queen.

Jonathan Adler Shower Curtains & Bath Mats

Jonathan Adler Fish Scales Shower Curtain @LaylaGrayce
Jonathan Adler Fish Scales Shower Curtain & Bath Mat

If you’re anything like us, you swoon over any new items Jonathan Adler adds to his bold home decor and furniture collection. That’s why we’re over the moon for these new bath accessories. Eye-catching and contemporary, the cotton canvas shower curtains and ultra-plush bath mats awaken your master or guest bathroom with vibrant design. One of our faves, the Fish Scales print, delivers a touch of modern panache with bright blue and gray overlapping circles. With the addition of these two pieces, you’ll turn a plain white space from drab to fab!

Jonathan Adler Arcade Shower Curtain @LaylaGrayce
Jonathan Adler Arcade Shower Curtain & Bath Mat

If retro patterns define your personal style, the Arcade collection is a can’t-miss! Vivid orange diamonds pop against a white background, creating an energizing geometric print sure to brighten your morning routine.

Jonathan Adler Hollywood Shower Curtain @LaylaGrayce
Jonathan Adler Hollywood Shower Curtain & Bath Mat

Excite your inner flower child with the Jonathan Adler Hollywood shower curtain and bath rug. Taking note from mod style, the soothing gray accessories invigorate your contemporary bathroom with an oversized white floral print. Ready to discover the entire Jonathan Adler bathroom collection? Click here to shop!

Design 101: Demilune Tables

Demilune Table in a Living Room @LaylaGrayce
Featured in: Veere Grenney Associates

Today we’re thrilled to launch our new “Design 101″ series! Once a month, we’ll dive into the backstory behind specific furniture styles and show you the best way to use the pieces in your home. You’ll be an interior expert in no time! There’s no better way to start this series than than with a furnishing that’s both versatile and beautiful. Demilune tables (French for “half moon”) are a standby in the design world for their ability to add a touch of personality to even the smallest spaces.

Demilune Table in Dining Room @LaylaGrayce
Featured in: LLH Designs, Lonny

Crafted in a variety of sculptural styles and a half-circle surface, the demilune sits flush against a wall in hallway nooks and staircase landings. In these homes, the tabletop makes the perfect place for displaying floral arrangements, treasured collectibles or a lamp for extra lighting.

Demilune Table in a Hallway @LaylaGrayce
Featured in: Lonny

First appearing in France in the 18th Century, the demilune table seems to fit anywhere with ease. While designers traditionally place a demilune in entryways, hallways and living rooms, you can think outside the box! We love it in unexpected spaces like a master bedroom or bathroom, where it’s transformed into an elegant vanity when paired with a vintage side chair.

Demilune Table in a Bedroom @LaylaGrayce
Featured in: Veere Grenney Associates, House Beautiful

Inspired by this sophisticated and adaptable furnishing? From traditional to modern to eclectic styles, we’ve curated a collection below of our favorite demilune tables.

Demilune Tables @LaylaGrayce
Row 1: Tritter Feeter Pawleys Demilune, Somerset Bay Sonoma Table, Tritter Feefer Michelangelo Demilune Table
Row 2: Worlds Away Treillage Demilune Table, Mushroom Demilune Buffet, Worlds Away Console Table
Row 3: Gabby Furniture Dorsey Demilune Table, Gustavian Half Round Table, Zentique Furniture Demilune Wall Console

Trend Watch: Industrial Chic

Industrial Chic
Gabby Decor Barlow Numbered Crates, Arteriors Reeves Antique Brass and Glass Pendant, Sizzer Coffee Table, Aidan Gray Giovanna Day Sofa,

Industrial Chic
Regina Andrew Antique Mercury Glass Saucer Pendant, 115 Bookcase, Aidan Gray Small Boule Accent Table

While the term “Industrial Chic” may at first conjure up visions of something mass made and sterile, this trend is anything but, instead focused on items that have a sense of history dating back to the early 1900’s when the industrial age first began. Metal plays a big part of the style with machined iron and steel paired with unfinished wood for a look that is delightfully nostalgic. We’re loving the look of adding one or two key pieces to transitional interiors, giving rooms an injection of the unexpected. Think accent tables or storage shelving that have a functional, chic “old factory” look, or the simple shapes of metal pendant lighting. These cool vintage inspired finds accent interiors with rustic, utilitarian style. Ready to add some personality to your rooms? Check out the latest in Industrial Chic

The Incredible Edible (And Artfully Decorated) Egg

Easter Eggs
Clockwise from top: Silhouette Easter Eggs by Le Papier Studio, Square-Patterned Eggs by Martha Stewart, Chalkboard Eggs by The Red Thread, Monogrammed Place Marker Egg as featured in Ladies’ Home Journal

Easter Eggs
Silhouette Easter Eggs by Le Papier Studio as featured on The Shopping Mama, Glittered Sticker Eggs by Martha Stewart

You’ve helped the kids create their own Easter eggs, now it’s time for mom to break out her mad crafting skills and blow everyone away at Easter brunch with eggs that are both functional (you CAN eat them after all) and decorative. Silhouette eggs nested together make for a charming accent placed at either end of the table, or bring a little sparkle in with glittered sticker eggs. Mark the place of each guest with their own monogrammed egg or jot a personalized message on a chalkboard egg. We’re also loving the idea of keeping little ones occupied during the meal by placing a few pieces of colored chalk tied with raffia beside their egg as a handy “blank canvas” to unleash their creativity on. Decorate, celebrate and eat up!


Colorful, Eclectic and Just Plain Cool: Thomas Paul Pillows

Thomas Paul Matryoska Stuffed Doll Set of 4 Cotton Pillows
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Thomas Paul pillows
Thomas Paul pillows
Thomas Paul pillows
Thomas Paul pillows
So it seemed that the sunny Thomas Paul pillow we featured in our giveaway yesterday was a huge hit! Today we thought we’d showcase a few more of Thomas Paul’s imaginative pillows. While they are often unexpected combinations of color and theme, they come together in a truly spectacular way. Antique dolls, botanicals, stacking dolls and ornithology. A little whimsy plus a touch of the unusual equals a fun pile of pillows to brighten your room! Shop all Thomas Paul pillows >


Introducing Rue Magazine

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Expressions of Color: Gray

Expressions of Color: GrayGray is a perfect neutral – combining and complimenting almost any color, it is warm and sophisticated paired with cream, butter yellow and gold, cool and crisp with white and beautifully tonal with lights and darks of the same shade. A lovely foundation color for interiors or fashion, you’d be surprised how a little gray could light up your day! Shop all gray items here.

Classics Modernized with Bungalow 5

Bungalow 5 Furniture and Lighting
Bungalow 5 Lighting
Bungalow 5 Side Tables and Coffee Tables
Fusion (n.) The union of different things by blending, merging or uniting, and the ideal description of what Bungalow 5 does so well. Taking classic, iconic Eastern and Western furniture and accessories, Bungalow 5 creatively reinterprets them for modern homes. The result is furniture that has a cool reference point to the past, echoing the details of Asian or French antiquities fused with a streamlined appeal and colors that pop. Here a reference point, there a familiar detail, pared down, recolored and reworked to create a line of furniture, lighting and accessories versatile enough to slip as comfortably into a traditional room as into a modern loft or sunroom.

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Guest Blogger Q&A – Thomas Paul

Thomas Paul Guest Blog & Giveaway
Thomas Paul Wool Rugs
Thomas Paul Pillows
Making a bold and welcomed entrance ?Äì Layla Grayce presents Thomas Paul. This dazzling collection of rugs and pillows brightens our day and we are eager to learn more about the master of this creation. Thomas Paul ?Äì please share! Readers, stay tuned for details below for another fabulous giveaway!