A Jewelry Icon | Van Cleef & Arpels

With a dazzling array of colors, shapes, and applications, it’s no wonder humankind has been captivated by jewels and gemstones since the beginning of time. We are consistently seeking the most impressive ways to display them. Passed down as heirlooms, kept as talismans and signifying momentous occasions – jewelry has a distinctive place in our…

Caliente – The Color That’s Vocal

“Caliente is the signature color of a modern architectural masterpiece; a lush carpet rolled out for a grand arrival; the assured backdrop for a book-lined library; a powerful first impression on a glossy front door. The eye can’t help but follow its bold strokes. Harness the vitality. ” – Ellen O’Neill, Benjamin Moore. Caliente is…

Navigating Oceanside | Sherwin Williams Color of The Year

Sherwin-Williams has announced its 2018 color of the year – Oceanside. True to its namesake, it immediately evokes intensity and depth. It’s a shade which simultaneously offers a comforting sense envelopment while hinting towards expansiveness. Frank de Biasi Taking Cues From The Environment Oceanside is part of the Colormix Forecast ‘Unity’, a palette which draws…

LUXBOOK | How To Shop The Look | Color Edition

Easily one of the most deliberated design decisions when it comes to interior design is settling on the color palettes. This week we take look at how color is utilized within three diverse rooms. A Touch of The Bohemian  Chelsea High Rise by Drew McGukin Interiors When it comes to choosing a color palette for…

LUXBOOK | Living Room Looks

Looking for a hint of design inspiration or for a piece similar to one in a designer’s project? Look no further! We present 3 diverse, yet equally striking living room designs from LUXBOOK. What do you think of these Living Room Looks? A Cultured Corner Offering Respite DESIGN BY Stephanie stokes Cultivate sophistication by incorporating…

Eye For Design | A Jewelers’ Story

Synonymous with luxury and wealth, signifying power, and commemorating special occasions – gemstones, and the subsequent jewelry created with them, have long captivated humankind with their iridescent appearance and a rainbow plethora of colors. We spoke to Leon Mege, RubyLUX Dealer, and award winning jeweler about his time in the trade, and why he believes…

Tips For Designing A Study or Home Office

  The study, or home office, can prove to be a challenging room to get the décor right. Usually serving a distinct purpose, it’s a place where time is spent focused on specific tasks or assignments. Keeping in mind that the design should reflect the requirements of the space, here are some important elements to…

The Modern Art Collector’s Guide

‘Art collector’ is a term that holds a certain enigmatic quality.  A title that brings to mind an image of an older, cultured individual, in possession of more time and money than the average person. However, it needn’t be so shrouded in ambiguity and is more accessible than one might initially believe. We spoke to…

LUXBOOK Bathroom Décor

As one of the smallest rooms in the home, the powder room offers an opportunity to run with some of the more audience-dividing decorative ideas – which you might be reluctant to commit to in a more central room such as the dining room or lounge. Interior designers often explore bathroom décor concepts in this…

An Illustrated Field Guide to Millennial Pink

If you’ve spent any time on Instagram, you might have noticed one color making an appearance. Pink – specifically Millennial Pink. This memorable color is the favored backdrop for Instagram models, home furnishings, and trendy manicures. Maybe you have seen it paired with a collection of cacti and succulents. This pink has popped up in…