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    We love the StyleList's "It Happened Last Night." We love decor. So why not put them together in a shoppable, fashion-fueled room?

    This Weekend's Pick: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen

    The actresses/designers/most-famous-twins-in-America stepped out at the 2011 CFDA Fashion Awards in their own elegant designs mixed with daring and sparkling accessories. Between Mary-Kate's gold Chanel jacket and Ashley's moody blue dress, their combined color palette had us dreaming of a subtle yet glamorous room.

    And you can get the look in your home: Click on the images below for product details and buying info.



    Check in every weekend for another fashionable room. Take a look at last week's inspiration and past rooms that pay tribute to...
    Alexa Chung
    Demi Moore
    Sarah Jessica Parker

     

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    Love is patient, love is kind, love is ... accepting another person's bad taste in decor? Not always.

    For a kid's room, maybe. But would you be able to handle this kind of decor in an adult's room? Photo: MintyMix; Flickr.



    Imagine visiting the dorm room of a campus heartthrob only to discover that Mr. I'm-in-a-band had lined his walls with performance shots ... of himself. It happened to one colleague, who fled the scene, embarrassed by the guy's narcissism and "taste" in decor.

    She's not the only one who's had to make a quick escape after witnessing particularly bad design -- we rounded up stories of people who've turned down potential romantic partner based on their furniture, cleanliness, unoriginal art -- even down to their stick-on glow-in-the-dark stars.

    "People's apartments are so reflective of their personality," says Oberon Sinclair, owner of My Young Auntie, a public relations, branding and events agency. And home decor choices are one of the various cues that could help attract -- or alienate -- a potential romantic partner.

    Sinclair says some of her "decorating deal-breakers" include lazy chairs, bad bedding, too many pets, and an affinity for harboring exotic animals. "I was dating this guy who had a snake. When I found out, I was like 'I can't see you anymore'," she recalls.

    Sarah Cooper, a marketing manager, is similarly inclined to dismiss dates based on tacky taste. "Prints of overly famous paintings -- a Salvador Dali, for example -- that everyone has seen a zillion times seem unoriginal." She adds, "If I walk into a single guy's apartment, and he has a black leather couch, I will not take him seriously. And any man with leopard-print anything is a no-no."

    Even in the best neighborhoods and buildings, it's the decor that speaks loudest -- which can backfire on bachelors who've spent all their money on a great location. Marisa, a former paralegal, recalls visiting the apartment of a co-worker from her corporate law firm for an after-work drink. "He lived in the garden apartment of a townhouse in a really expensive neighborhood of Boston," she says. "His room, however, basically consisted of a dirty mattress on the floor with no sheets, surrounded by paper cups full of dip spit. Rather than purchase a dresser, he had stolen a dozen cardboard document boxes from work in which he stored his clothing. Also, there was a giant bloodstain on the wall, which he said was from a time he fell and hit his head against it and hadn't had time yet to clean it up."

    Perhaps scarier than bloodstains? eccentric obsessions. "I once went home with a guy and one wall in his apartment was almost a shrine to Britney Spears," says Patrick, a New Yorker who works in finance. "Posters, framed CDs, some Britney Spears Barbie dolls still in their boxes on a shelf ... I thought that was really, really, really disturbing and creepy."

    If dolls are a turnoff, so are other juvenile touches. Rodney, a 30-year-old engineer, headed for the door when he discovered a date's uber-girly polka-dotted pink wall and stick-on stars covering the ceiling.

    An informal poll of our Facebook fans turned up decorating deal-breakers such as "dead animals on the wall," "excessive house plants," "sports posters," and a rather impractical architectural plan.

    "The boy I dated as a teenager showed up one day with blueprints -- BLUEPRINTS -- he'd made of a two-story trailer that was constructed by placing one trailer in a giant car port and putting another trailer on top, and building a staircase between them," says Heather Sullivan. "I'm not kidding. I don't know what was more troubling -- his lack of vision, or that this was the result of a few weeks' thought."

    Tell us, what are your decorating deal-breakers?

     

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  • 06/13/11--04:49: Inside Courteney Cox's House
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    Courteney Cox invites ELLE DECOR into her "modern barn"-style home.

    courteney cox houseSimon Upton for ELLE DECOR


    We're not going to lie: Seeing Courteney Cox on the cover of ELLE DECOR is about 100 times more interesting to us than seeing her face in the tabloids. Why? Because the actress has often spoken out about her love for design (she even studied it in college!) but we've never seen her place.

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    Courteney worked with her friend, designer Trip Haenisch, on her Malibu home's redesign, and was involved in every step of the way. She even came up with the overarching "modern barn" theme for the house. She describes it as "very simple, with bronzed-steel trim, white walls, and wood floors. Nothing too cluttered and not a lot of fancy details...[it's] exactly how I want to live."

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    Those windows! That fireplace! Plus, we love the mix of old and new: That lamp is vintage, from France, and the sectional and cocktail table is custom-made by Haenisch.

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    The black and white theme is seriously warmed up by a wood sculpture and the amazing view.

    Love the home? Check out our interview with her terrific designer, Trip Haenisch. Or scroll down to see more...

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    Now, get the inside scoop on the home from designer Trip Haenisch. Then get the full story from ELLE DECOR!

    And fall equally in love with these celeb homes:
    House of Worship: Katie Couric's Hamptons House

    Ellen DeGeneres & Portia DeRossi's House For Sale

    Dear Keri Russell: I'm Jealous of Your House (and Handy Husband)

     

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    On Zooey Deschanel's new website, seven-year-old Eva gives a bedroom tour that's far more adorable -- and interesting -- than any episode of MTV's Cribs.


    Hello Giggles blogger Mikaela Foster -- who's only 12 -- filmed her little sister touring her "colorful, not boring" bedroom. Not only is this incredibly cute, but Eva's commentary is so straight-forward and sweet we kind of wish celebrities would take note. "Up here, I like to put some stuff." Yes! "This is my bed. I like it because it's comfy." So much better than some starlet waxing poetic about her her million-dollar patio set.

    Take a look for yourself:




    Looking for more great things from around the web? Check out:
    Can't Stop Clicking: Unhappy Hipsters

    Can't Stop Clicking: The Burning House

     

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    Love Courteney Cox's house? Her interior designer Trip Haenisch tells us about the design process -- from the "wine time" to how her home inspired an upcoming game show.

    After ELLE DECOR shared the photos of Courteney's home, they kindly asked if we wanted to speak to Trip as well. You bet!

    courteney-cox-trip-haenischSimon Upton for ELLE DECOR


    How did you and Courteney meet?
    I did a job for Marc Gurvitz, Jennifer Aniston's manager, and he recommended me to Courteney. She called me said "I bought this house, and I usually know what I want to do, but I can't figure this one out. Will you come talk to me?" We met and clicked right away. She's great, really the best. We'd have "wine time," where we'd come up with all these ideas and then only remember about half of them the next day. She'd say things like "This train is moving and you have to decide if you're getting on or getting off. Her energy is so frenetic it energizes me -- we always had a great time.

    We hear she was really involved in the design process. What was that like?
    Her next passion, after acting, is doing interiors. She loves it. And for me, it's fun to have clients who are into the process. A lot of designs say "Oh I love when I can do whatever I want,"but I can't think of anything worse. Ultimately, it's all about the person who lives in the house, so if they don't give me any feedback, it's harder.

    What's your favorite part about Courteney's house?
    I love the outdoor area with the galley kitchen. We have those windows that flip up and then she has her chef back there. When I go there on weekends, the widnows are up, the chef is cooking and the mojitos are flowing. There's an incredible view of the ocean and people are hovering around. I love homes where people let you in the kitchen. When the kitchen is blocked off, it makes you kind of suspicious.

    Tell us about your design process.
    I really don't like the look of a "decorated" home -- everything symetrical, everything so perfect throughout the house. The way I design is I'll figure out the sofas, club chairs, the larger pieces, and leave gaps. Then I'll try to go find pieces, interesting pieces, to fill in those spots. I try to expose my clients to the great furniture makers out there, see what they respond to, then try to get a good example of that person's work.

    How can readers get that kind of exposure without a designer?
    These days, 1stdibs can be great. You go on, see diff furniture makers, you can start educating yourself. Not only are the pieces you'll find there the most interesting ones to add to the mix -- they're pieces you love and they'll hold their value. And then there's something fun about hunting for things. In the end, when you finally get it, it's more satisfying.

    What else are you upto these days?
    I just finished a job for Hank Azaria and I designed a bench that's outside city hall -- it will be there forever! I love that. It's fun to do something that everyone can experience. And Courteney just hired me to do this game show called "Celebrity." She wanted the set to look like a home, so we modeled it after her house. I said "You're just doing this game show because you miss me and want another opportunity to decorate!" And I just met with someone big, but I can't tell you...

    What's it like working with celebrities?
    Their privacy is really important. My son's godmother was Elizabeth Taylor and I've feen how out of control the paparazzi can get. For all thse people, it's so important to have a place where they feel safe, where they can have friends over and not have to worry if their hair is right. With Courteney's place, not only is it very private, but it's clean and simple -- she wanted a place where could go in and just chill.

    Love the home? See more photos then get the full story from ELLE DECOR!

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    Actress Amy Smart puts her Beverly Hills home on the market for $1.4 million.

    Before moving into a bigger place with her fiance (and ShelterPop expert!) Carter Oosterhouse, Amy Smart has listed her 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom house for twice as much as she paid for it in 2002.

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    While she'll be giving up a lot -- beautiful landscaping, a glass-enclosed family room, chef's kitchen and two fireplaces, she'll likely be moving somewhere much more impressive. Gossips say that Amy and Carter are looking for somewhere large enough to raise a family. And knowing his handywork, we're sure that their new home will be built to their specifications. Honestly, after watching him choose a front door color, arrange flowers and make a tire swing, we'd sell our homes too to live with him.

    Want to take a look at the place she's leaving behind? Come on in...

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    Looking for more great celebrity homes? Check out...
    Inside Courteney Cox's House

    House of Worship: Katie Couric's Hamptons House
    Ellen DeGeneres & Portia DeRossi's House For Sale

     

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    This Father's Day, celebrate your grumpy/forgetful/clean-freak dad with presents that make the most of his er, eccentricities.

    Yes, the "#1 Dad" mug you gave him growing up was cute. But if you really want to show your dad that he's the best, try one of these more grown-up gifts tailored to his quirks.

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    If your dad is ... a party animal: Give him this playful yet smart-looking wine opener that'll earn him a smile from other party guests. Brass Muse Bottle Opener, $98, Jonathan Adler.

    If your dad is ... a couch potato: Make sure he's lounging in style, courtesy of the Tolin Robe by John Robshaw Textiles, $95, 212-594-6006 to order.

    If your dad is ... forgetful: Get him something simple -- but hugely effective -- to keep by the door for his keys, wallet and phone. We love this Italian Grid Tray by John Derian, $70, 212-677-3917 to order.

    If your dad is ... a hoarder: Indulge his need to keep things around but give him a reminder to keep it neat and contained with these Washed Wood Linear Baskets, $50, West Elm.


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    If your dad has ... a serious black thumb: Give him a confidence boost (and some help in the garden) with this handy tool that evaluates the soil and tells you what to plant. Easybloom Plant Sensor, $47, Gifts.com.

    If your dad is ... a technophobe: He'll love this retro hands-free device that syncs up to his cell phone via bluetooth. Off the Hook Handset, $40, Brookstone.

    If your dad is ... a clean-freak: Then he'll definitely appreciate the help (without the complaining) of the floor-cleaning Scooba, $300, iRobot.

    If your dad is ... lazy: Give him a luxurious place to lay around. Blue Checked Hammock by Hästens, $284, 212-219-8022 to order.

    If your dad is ... high-strung: Keep him fully-caffinated (with delicious drinks) with the Bosch T20 Home Brewing System, $130, Tassimo.

    Looking for more great gifts? Check out:
    In the Market For: Neutral Raffia Accessories

    High/Low Picks From a 'Million Dollar Decorator'
    Clean Your Floors With Colorful Supplies

     

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    Don't have time to browse all the online sample sales everyday? You're in luck: We searched them all and brought back the best.

    Today's Pick: 20-piece stainless-steel flatware with gloss finish by Knork, $42.50, Fab.com.


    The forks in this flatware set have an extra sharp edge to double as a knife (get it? "Knork"?) The shiny metal always guarantees a sleek look and a firm grip, but the curvy outlines of these pieces are just plain lovely.

    Want to snap this up? Move quickly. Sale ends Friday 10am.

    Check back tomorrow for the next Daily Sampling!

     

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    Plain bookshelves are just so ... plain. But does that mean you could commit to a robot-shaped storage piece?



    Designer Fabio Novembre calls his Robox the "new household hero." Spot on, considering it would certainly save just about any room from looking boring. But he's not the only bookshelf with personality. Check out a few more favorites and tell us: Would you trade your bookshelf for one of these?


    One more weird thing about these sheep bookcases from Karton Group: They're made of cardboard.


    Ron Arad's elegant "Oh, the Farmer and the Cowman Should Be Friends" lets you decide which states deserve your favorite books.

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    Man's best friend meets man's favorite way to unwind in NEL's Pack of Dogs bookshelf.

    And finally, a bookshelf that will excite typography nerds and preschoolers equally: Kayiwa's Aakkosit bookshelf.

    Tell us in the comments: Are these bookshelves crazy? Sexy? Cool? All three?

    And check out more weird design:
    Weird Designs: Decorate With... Manhole Covers?

    Crazy or Cool? A $2.5 Million Pirate-Themed Home Theater
    Decorating With Barbie: How Weird Will You Get?

     

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    Each week, bring something new to your garden/windowsill/favorite vase -- and impress your friends with your ahead-of-the-curve picks.

    Strawberry "Fern" growing on my terrace. Photo: Marie Viljoen


    Everyone knows strawberries are delicious. Not everyone knows they're easy to grow. I started to grow them for the first time last year by buying three plants to pot up into one container. This year I gave away dozens of their offspring and still have a substantial personal collection. Choose an everbearing cultivar to ensure fruit from spring till late summer and plant them in full sun. The runners they send out will take root, giving you new plants and edible gifts to give away ... or keep yourself busy making pies and shortcakes until 2012.

     

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    Don't have time to browse all the online sample sales everyday? You're in luck: We searched them all and brought back the best.

    Editor's Pick: 1800s English Trunk from Judi Roaman, $399, One Kings Lane.


    Lend your living room a well-traveled air with this linen-covered antique trunk with brass hardware and vintage stickers. We don't know what "F.E.P." stands for but it sure adds character.

    Want to snap this up? Move quickly. Sale ends Saturday, 11am.

    Check back tomorrow for the next Daily Sampling!

     

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    If you only put your formal dining room to its intended use -- you know, formal dining -- a few times a year, you'll love seeing how you can put that valuable space to use in a different, unique way on those 360-ish days of the year when you aren't entertaining. Got kids? Your formal dining room can easily become a kid-friendly haven for arts and crafts that gives you lots of extra, space-saving storage. The best part? It can quickly convert back to its elegant dinner party roots.

     

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  • 06/16/11--04:31: Design Pin-Ups: Jaime Hayón
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    True design lovers can't limit their aesthetic crushes to furniture and patterns. So we're spotlighting the designers we can't stop obsessing over. This week: Jaime Hayón.

    One look at the Madrid-born artist-and-designer Jaime Hayón's imagination-fueled works and you'll immediately be taken away by his whimsy and bold patterns.

    As a teenager, Jaime was all about the skateboarding and graffiti art scenes. And you can see it in his designs, whether it's his new retro-style sofa for Fritz Hansen or the super-polished-yet-edgy Camper store in Tokyo, which he designed for the shoe company.

    But my favorite Jaime pieces are these weirdly enchanting porcelain vases that he handcrafted for the Spanish firm Lladró. They really show how art and design are one and the same for Jaime, and there's something mysterious and magical about them that captivates me.


    Equally quirky is this collection of crystal candleholders that he designed for the Turkish brand Gaia & Gino. From afar, the blocky pieces, which can be stacked on top of each other, resemble pretty perfume bottles.

    And if you're wondering what else Jaime's been up to recently, he's also teamed with The Rug Company for his first collection of carpets.

    Have a designer to nominate for the next Design Pin-Up? Let us know on Twitter! And check out our previous pin-ups.

     

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  • 06/16/11--04:31: Open Shelving 101
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    "Open shelving looks great ... when everything is perfectly clean. How can I keep it looking neat all the time?" -Mary-Paula Allegart



    Want to give your kitchen a dramatic new look? Open shelving is a great option. But when you take off your cabinet doors you're also risking another new look: An extremely cluttered one. Here's how to make sure you keep things under control.

    1. Edit, edit, edit. Haven't used that tupperware in six months? Toss it.
    2. Plan storage. Rarely used items go up higher, commonly used pieces are within each reach.
    3. Invest. In sleek storage pieces and monochromatic dishware.
    4. Give yourself a break. Purchase one piece of furniture that has doors -- you'll need some hiding spots!

    Love this kitchen? See it get even better after our warm-it-up makeover.

    And watch our other Minute Makeovers for more great ideas!

     

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    Don't have time to browse all the online sample sales everyday? You're in luck: We searched them all and brought back the best.

    Editor's Pick: Pagoda Candle Lantern from Cyan Lighting & Decorative Accessories, $50, Gilt Home.


    This green lantern's Asian-inspired design and pretty sheen give it an antiqued feel. Made of iron and glass, we're certain that a pair of these would brighten up any room.

    Want to snap this up? Move quickly. Sale ends Sunday at noon.

    Check back tomorrow for the next Daily Sampling!

     

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    UPDATE: ReadyMade will close tomorrow.

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    A little birdie told us that the writers for ReadyMade have been emailed saying the mag is folding. We are so incredibly super sad to hear this so we're hoping it's just a rumor. Check back later, we'll update this post as we hear more.

    DIY Life has the scoop and is updating until we get a final answer!

     

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    A little contact paper turns a boring hand-me-down storage piece into the star of this kitchen.

    This cupboard was left in our apartment by the previous renters, and is officially my Most-Hated Piece Of Furniture. Sure, it's practical, but it's also really worn-out and chipped.

    I've been hiding it in a tucked-away corner behind the refrigerator ... but now I may have to rethink our kitchen layout, because: Ooh. I love it.

    This rehab cost me exactly five dollars and took only a little more than five minutes.

    Want to recreate it? All you need is:
    -A sheet of contact paper in your chosen pattern...and...that's it.
    -Scissors would be good.
    -And an assistant would make the laying-down process slightly easier (contact paper has a tendency to ruffle up if you don't press it down perfectly evenly).


    Just measure, trim to fit, and apply. And presto: Your Five-Dollar Furniture Facelift.

    Love the look? Head over to Ramshackle Glam for some of my favorite contact paper patterns!

    And for more kitchen makeovers check out...
    Minute Makeover: Open Shelving 101

    Minute Makeover: Creating a Kid-Friendly Kitchen
    Kitchen Makeover: From Empty to Inviting

     

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    What's in this Manhattan townhouse you ask? Six bedrooms, five baths, a sauna, a gym, a rooftop terrace, and a 30-foot-long swimming pool in the living room, of course.

    It's holiday year-round at Evelyn McMurray Van-Zeller's Kasbah-meets-Hollywood townhouse in New York's Chelsea neighborhood. Evelyn inherited the place and its 30,000-gallon indoor swimming pool when her brother passed away in 1995, and she gave it a Moroccan-inspired look with antiques and medieval art.

    The biggest hassle for her? Dusting off the antiques, medieval weapons, and the suit of armor she's placed around the pool. And here we were thinking about the chlorine getting all over the furniture and "prized" art.

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    But the rest of the house has a lived-in vibe with comfy sectionals, a cozy library with wall-to-wall bookshelves and a handful of quirky objects throughout. Oh, and by the way there's a second pool on the roof ... for Evelyn's pet turtles.



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    The townhouse recently went on the market for $10.9 million. Let us know your final verdict: Is this pool-party-ready living room crazy? Sexy? Or cool?

    And check out another living room with a pool over at AOL Real Estate!

     

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    Made-to-order furniture line Jean de Merry celebrates ten years by creating ten new pieces with a host of creative types.

    Want to see a jewelry designer's take on a cabinet? Or a model-designed lamp? It's all at the Los Angeles-based, French Deco-inspired flagship of Jean de Merry, on display through September 2nd. Not only did it give the talented crew of ten the chance to work with de Merry on a piece of furniture, but 100% of net proceeds will go to a charity of their choice.


    When picking the ten guest designers, de Merry and his partner Christian D. Maroselli looked for people connected with charities that were meaningful to them. They wound up with a great mix, including fashion world stars like Costello Tagliapietra, artist Joel Morrison, A-Listers like Katherine Heigl and Karolina Kurkova and more.

    "When I initially met with Jean de Merry, I asked him to collaborate with me on a design that explores motherhood and nature and a passion for my career and my nationality as well," Kurkova told us. "We shared thoughts and ideas and finally we came up with a floor lamp whose voluptuous lines are representing the image of an elegant woman's body, flowing down with roots from the earth."

    Of course, each guest designer's collaboration process was different. Browse the slideshow of the products then scroll down to see what de Merry told us about the process.


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    Jean de Merry Collaborates With 10 Guest Designers

    By Chairman of LACMA's Decorative Arts Council Oliver Furth, benefiting Hetrick-Martin Institute.

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    By actress Katherine Heigl, benefiting Compassion Revolution.

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    By fashion designer Gregory Parkinson, benefiting Love House.

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    By fashion designer Costello Tagliapietra, benefiting LACMA Museum.

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    Joe Dahan of Joe's Jeans, benefiting The Art of Elysium.

    Jean de Merry Collaborates With 10 Guest Designers

    By jewelry designer Irene Neuwirth, benefiting LAX Art.

    Jean de Merry Collaborates With 10 Guest Designers

    By interior designer Kara Mann, benefiting School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

    Jean de Merry Collaborates With 10 Guest Designers

    By Gagosian artist Joel Morrison, benefiting Project Angel Food.

    Jean de Merry Collaborates With 10 Guest Designers

    By model Karolina Kurkova, benefiting Semper Fi.

    Jean de Merry Collaborates With 10 Guest Designers

    By Molly Isaksen, benefitingViolence Intervention Program.

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    ShelterPop: Congratulations! The collection looks amazing. And Karolina told us she had a great time working with you.

    Jean de Merry: Yes, isn't the piece so feminine and clean? It really looks like haute couture.

    ShelterPop: It does! And tell us: How was working with all these different people from different backgrounds?

    Jean de Merry: It was different with each person -- Katherine Heigl and I talked on the phone, she told me she'd like a vanity, because she had trouble finding one big enough. The Costello Tagliapietra guys sent me a drawing originally and then we sent photos back and forth. That was the piece we were still working on the night before.

    ShelterPop: How are the pieces being received?

    Jean de Merry: Well, you know, you create something and you never know how people will react. But it looks like people like everything we did -- we're already filling some orders, there are a few pieces on hold.

    ShelterPop: And even if you don't buy something, it's easy to be inspired by all these pieces.

    Jean de Merry: In the exhibit, and in the whole showroom, we try to let people find themselves. You have to create a lifestyle that fits with your needs and your home. It's not about decorating. It's about lifestyle. The first thing people say when they walk into the gallery is "oh my god, can we move in?" It looks like a home.

    ShelterPop: So what's next for you guys?

    Jean de Merry: The company's growing. We're doing showrooms in Dubai and Hong Kong. We're launching a new, more traditional line and also a very high-end line of fabric.

    ShelterPop: Very exciting. One last thing: If you had to choose one of the ten pieces from the collaborations, which one would you bring home?

    Jean de Merry: I want to be politically correct. I would like every one of them ... but my house isn't big enough.

     

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    Don't have time to browse all the online sample sales everyday? You're in luck: We searched them all and brought back the best.

    Editor's Pick: City map plates by notNeutral, $20 each, Fab.com.


    Around this time of year, my nomadic instincts really start to kick in. And today I totally have my eye on these awesome map plates that spotlight the downtown area of cities like Montreal, Tokyo, Melbourne, and St. Petersburg. Buy a couple, hang them up, and you've got instant wall art that's graphic and fun.

    Want to snap this up? Move quickly. Sale ends Monday, 10am.

    Check back tomorrow for the next Daily Sampling!

     

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