The Barefoot Contessa (I love Ina)
This is one of Tord Boontje's chandeliers:
Averill is an attorney in Houston, Texas with her own excellent blog Odi et Amo. Her wonderful list of design inspirations include:
Favorite design books: Jonathan Adler's My Prescription for Anti-depressive Living and Thom Filicia's Style: Inspired Ideas for Creating Rooms
Magazines: House Beautiful and UK's Livingetc
Designers: Katie Ridder and Phoebe Howard
A room by Phoebe Howard:
Thanks to everyone for their wonderful lists. I will be using many of the ideas for future posts. Each of my two winners will receive a copy of Domino The Book of Decorating courtesy of Simon and Schuster-thanks Nina! and a mint copy of the last issue of Domino Magazine. Be sure to check out Sam's Pretty Lovely and Averill's Odi et Amo. .