|home office/guest room from architectural digest india|
Most of the surfaces are worn from the tabletop to the metal lamp to the picture frames. The color palette uses a jewel tone (purple) to offset the rich earth tones of orange and read, while the walls are a soft almost buttery shade of yellow. For a small room, this study reads as rather luxurious.
|a splendidly cozy guestroom|
It is pretty wonderful to be able to read foreign home magazines now. When I first started I learned that quite often the homes featured were of American homes. That was upsetting. I didn't spend premium dollars just to see a reflection of my own culture. I want to know what's going on across the oceans and seas! An authentic Indian or Moroccan home is what I value. Seeing the authentic lifestyle, not the mass marketed, themed interpretations for sale here.
|the office side of the room: rustic art frames|
|suggestions for finishing this calm, exotic reading room|
Or so I thought. Maybe I'll have the chance to try this out in my own home.