Check the oil on the invisible plane and pack my travel trunks because I'm jetting off across the pond to visit the Leighton House Museum in Kensington. Built over a 32 year period beginning in 1864, this former home of the Pre-Raphaelite artist Frederic, Lord Leighton, features gilded ceilings, peacock blue tiles, art by many of Leighton's contemporaries and an Arab hall designed specifically to showcase his collection of one thousand plus Islamic tiles. As I plan on duplicating this look in my future home, I better start collecting some tiles asap.
In my thrillingly delusional existence as a world renowned designer, stylist, photographer, writer, flea-market scavenger and tap dancer my wandering eyes chance upon many items of wonder and beauty. This blog is where I share my visual discoveries. Thanks for wandering over and taking a look.
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