Glenwood ResidenceTransitional Bathroom, Little Rock
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1. Plain WeavePlain weave creates duck cloth, canvas, chintz and taffeta. The standout feature of these fabrics is their characteristic flat appearance, which comes from tightly woven fibers.The shower curtain here is made of duck cloth for a simple, natural elegance.
Showstopping black and white wallpaper (Minaret by Osborne & Little) makes a statement here. The black and white interplay continues with a white cotton duck shower curtain trimmed in black, a black Jonathan Adler rug with a white border, and the stacks of black and white towels carefully arranged on a matching étagère.
Duck fabric is naturally water resistant, so it's perfect for a DIY shower curtain. With a curtain liner, or treated with a waterproofing spray, it works well anywhere in the bathroom. More: Ecofriendly Fabrics Make the CutDecorate With Burlap
A rug with a perimeter stripe and black-and-white penny tiles in the shower complement the busier wallpaper in this bathroom. Black-and-white towels in solid colors carry the color scheme without competing with the patterns.
8. Area rug. In an all-tile bath, sound echoes off the hard surfaces. A rug absorbs sound and makes us forget we are in a bathroom.In this stylish black-and-white bath, you are enveloped by the layers: fabric shower curtain, large area rug, wallpaper and stacks of towels.
EW: What inspired you to start organizations such as InBox Interiors and your popular design camps? TF: I love the business of design as much as I love design itself. So I can hardly go a week without brainstorming and creating new business concepts and opportunities. The online design concept wasn’t originated with me. I saw several very smart and talented designers across the country entering this area. So few ideas are ever really original, but it’s understanding if they are a fit for your firm that helps you determine if you should make the leap into that area of business. As far as the camps go, people have been coming to me for over 10 years wanting to “shadow me, learn from me, spend a day with me.” I am a teacher at heart and love to share ideas, help people learn from my mistakes, and help people gro