10.27.2011

crammed with delight

a room in novelist umberto pasti & fashion designer stephan janson's tangier home is inspiration for what i'd like the office in the new place (or any room ever) to look like:

image from world of interiors, apr. 2007
deep red walls as background to so many intriguing and mysterious hangings and objects.  a lifetime of collecting manifested. 

naturally, if the office were adjacent to this sort of room, also from pasti & janson's home, i'd like it even more:

image from world of interiors, apr. 2007
the things i really fall in love with don't come from this continent, like the whale vertebrae on top of the armoire.  and despite being apparently windowless, this space has some kind of interesting indirect light source.

what are the chances of my generic 1970's apartment building in north carolina ever remotely looking like this?

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