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tmagazine:

Photo by François Halard
It’s the antithesis of his other homes. Villa Mabrouka in Tangier, Morocco, which the iconic fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent shared with his partner, Pierre Bergé, is the visual incarnation of a breath of fresh air. No collections of priceless paintings, museum-class Asian antiquities, Renaissance bronzes or walls clad in hand-carved wood paneling here. For almost a decade, until Saint Laurent’s death at 71 in 2008, his preference for artfully layered spaces heaped with beautiful rarities gave way to rooms of spare sophistication. The Villa Mabrouka (mabrouka is “luck” in Arabic) is by far his most surprising refuge and an object lesson in the power of paring back.
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tmagazine:

Photo by François Halard

It’s the antithesis of his other homes. Villa Mabrouka in Tangier, Morocco, which the iconic fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent shared with his partner, Pierre Bergé, is the visual incarnation of a breath of fresh air. No collections of priceless paintings, museum-class Asian antiquities, Renaissance bronzes or walls clad in hand-carved wood paneling here. For almost a decade, until Saint Laurent’s death at 71 in 2008, his preference for artfully layered spaces heaped with beautiful rarities gave way to rooms of spare sophistication. The Villa Mabrouka (mabrouka is “luck” in Arabic) is by far his most surprising refuge and an object lesson in the power of paring back.

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mid-century-furniture:


Love this old telephone chair from the 60s.

mid-century-furniture:

Love this old telephone chair from the 60s.

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sighswhispers:

"The fun-and-games room: a room to relax in, to party in, to play games in - when have we had a room precisely for that? You might call it a new version of the old rumpus room, but for all it’s finger-snapping mood, it is both more cushiony and more elegant." Thayer Coggin furniture designed by Milo Baughman, photographed by Grigsby for House & Garden, October 1967.

sighswhispers:

"The fun-and-games room: a room to relax in, to party in, to play games in - when have we had a room precisely for that? You might call it a new version of the old rumpus room, but for all it’s finger-snapping mood, it is both more cushiony and more elegant." Thayer Coggin furniture designed by Milo Baughman, photographed by Grigsby for House & Garden, October 1967.

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wmagazine:

Think Pink, Think Emin
Photograph by Adrian Gaut; W magazine October 2014. 

wmagazine:

Think Pink, Think Emin

Photograph by Adrian Gaut; W magazine October 2014. 

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justseventeen:

September 1968. ‘Mobility is the key to this swinging pad.’

justseventeen:

September 1968. ‘Mobility is the key to this swinging pad.’

(Source: fashionfollower.com)

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laurenrolwing:

Paire de fauteuils pour Poltrona Frau (1987), Tito Agneli

laurenrolwing:

Paire de fauteuils pour Poltrona Frau (1987), Tito Agneli

(Source: admagazine.fr)

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sighswhispers:

Rainbow dream lounge designed by Billy Baldwin, from House & Garden, August 1967.

sighswhispers:

Rainbow dream lounge designed by Billy Baldwin, from House & Garden, August 1967.

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warymeyers:

Orange, yellow, and a whole lot of white. Photo by Norman McGrath, c. 1970.

warymeyers:

Orange, yellow, and a whole lot of white. Photo by Norman McGrath, c. 1970.

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sighswhispers:

Andrew Logan and Michael Davis’ Glasshouse in Bermondsey. Photo by Tim Street-Porter from The World of Interiors, 1993. @andrewlogangallery

sighswhispers:

Andrew Logan and Michael Davis’ Glasshouse in Bermondsey. Photo by Tim Street-Porter from The World of Interiors, 1993. @andrewlogangallery

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wgsn:

Check out the new Nike A/W 2014 collection on Mulberry Street in NYC with a colorful graphic art installation full of curiosity and intrigue.

wgsn:

Check out the new Nike A/W 2014 collection on Mulberry Street in NYC with a colorful graphic art installation full of curiosity and intrigue.

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scandinaviancollectors:

Detail picture above of Nanna & Jørgen Ditzel´s Oda armchair, designed in 1956. Picture by Petersen Furniture.

scandinaviancollectors:

Detail picture above of Nanna & Jørgen Ditzel´s Oda armchair, designed in 1956. Picture by Petersen Furniture.

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