Category Archives: Textiles and other decorative elements

Textiles and other decorative elements

LUSCIOUS STYLE: Inspired by Asia – Part 1

INSPIRED BY ASIA: Dior Spring Summer 2007 Haute Couture Collection by Patrick Demarchelier 2007

LUSCIOUS STYLE: Inspired by Asia – Part 1: I was lucky enough to spend several of my years as a child and young teenager growing up in Hong Kong and Tokyo, with fascinating trips to other parts of Asia.

Here’s a tribute (part 1) to my experience of Asian-inspired style…

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Luxe Cushions on etsy

THE BEST OF ETSY: Brunschwig ShiShi cushion from Luxe cushions on etsy

FAB FIND: A lot of you will know that I’m obsessed with home decor – cushion covers in particular. I love finding ways to achieve a sophisticated look with limited funds – I scrounge through op shops and markets, and spend a lot of time online, trying to source quality items at a reasonable price.

So you can imagine my happiness at having a supplier on etsy, Luxe Cushions, which provides beautiful Chinoiserie-patterned creations made from high quality materials. Take a look…

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Crafty bits and pieces

Luscious crafts

A CRAFTY LIFE: Take a look at these inspiring luscious textiles, colours and patterns…

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SHOP THIS LOOK: Elegant master bedroom

Elegant master bedroom - mylusciouslife.comUPDATED: I’m loving this elegant master bedroom in cream, gold, beige and navy tones. Here are some suggestions to replicate this look at your place…


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LUSCIOUS STYLE: Here’s a look at a variety of flooring options which may help you when thinking about renovating your home, including mosaic tiled patterns and ornate wooden floors…

(For Luscious Lifer, Sharon Walsh, who also loves floors!)

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A glamorous life: Marquis by Waterford Treviso candlesticks

Glamorous Marquis by Waterford Treviso Candlestick

How fabulous are these Marquis by Waterford “Treviso” candlesticks? We have some like these and they really add some glamorous sparkle to the room…

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SHOP THIS LOOK: Aerin Lauder’s Gracie Studio chinoiserie-inspired bedroom wallpaper

Aerin Lauder wallpaper from Gracie

I know that a lot of people love the wallpaper in Aerin Lauder’s bedroom as much as I do, so I’ve tracked it down and found some similar patterns which you might also like…

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LUSCIOUS SHOP: Greek Key navy and white cotton throw

Greek Key Navy White Cotton Throw

How fab is the Greek Key Navy/White Cotton Throw? Buy it in our Luscious Shop > Homewares

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Luscious design: Inspiration to decorate your office, workshop, studio or craft room – Part 2

Bright colourful home office - yellow green blackHere’s PART 2 of our popular Offices, workshops, studios and craft rooms photo gallery…

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WISHLIST: Ralph Lauren lucite series low table lamp

Glass and lucite style - Ralph Lauren Lucite Series Low Table Lamp

Elegant simplicity: I’m in love with this Lucite Series Low Table Lamp from Ralph Lauren

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