Autumn 2016

Cover Story: Embracing the Surrealist art phase, this room perfectly captures the playful quirkiness of the movement with these sausage dog chairs from Jimmie Martin, overlooked by Frank van Reenen's Silver Dog Sculpture. Read more on page 208.

Inside the Autumn 2016 issue, we have the latest from the world of interior design, plus we have got special features for the upcoming Decorex International show and High Point Market. Joni Vanderslice invites us into her life and home in her new book which is packed full of beautiful photographs and design advice. A stunning Pied a Terre in the heart of New York's Fifth Avenue fuses modern contemporary style with pre-war architecture. A beautiful apartment is a work of art from start to finish and has all the hallmarks of a Gerard Faivre classic home. A 1874 townhouse in the historic district of Manhattan's Upper East Side had the bones of a wonderful family home. A historic building has turned into a family home and work space without losing sight of the beautiful interior. Despite not always following standard rules of design, Gideon's home captures the Hampton's spirit. A newly built Cape Town family home brims with a contemporary art collection that tells the story of the owner's passion for beautiful things. Celebrating the essence of Mediterranean living in a chic holiday home in South France. The masterful use of textures and soft colours has resulted in a unique, timeless and elegant Parisian apartment. John and Bettina Routh built a rustic lakeside getaway in upstate New York as a place to enjoy nature and spend time with their family. Rena Abboud turns a bachelor-pad townhouse in London into a dramatic space which is perfect for entertaining. A restful utopia where the clever interplay between designer pieces, items bought at flea markets and vintage Nordic furniture sets the tone for the unique villa. Enhancing the elegant features throughout this property creates a grand Ventian vibe. Champ de Bataille is a life's work and it will never stand still - it resonates 

Autumn 2016 Issue