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PENCHANT FOR PYTHON

“You will find more snakes in and around my life than the amazon.” – Bazil Patel Parlour Patent Snake Wallpaper There is something about a snake that has always intrigued me.  The sexiness of their movement, their ability to coil around anything, their sheer beauty coupled with the fact that they can strike at any […]

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D.L. Rhein’s “Best of” 2013 ~ Happy + Healthy New Year to All

“Celebrate what you want to see more of” ~ Tom Peters Mellow Master Modern Hacienda Holiday Housecall Sunny Soiree Luxe Library From Retro to Repose From Beige to Greige A Little Girl Becomes a Young Lady Calming Kitchen   Bathtime Blues Nouveau Navy Living Room Happy New Year! XO D.L. Rhein

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Boys to Men Part Deux

“My many years of living have not made the actions of teenage boys any less enigmatic.” – Avery Williams, The Alchemy of Forever BEDROOM ONE  Remember the fabulous Bollywood Bungalow we did last year? Our clients recently moved into a larger home and wanted to give their teenage sons fresh, updated bedrooms that said goodbye […]

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Lionheart

“It’s better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life.” – Elizabeth Kenny PATINA LION ENTRANCE TO THE LOUVRE | PARIS  According to ancient Egyptian mythology, the sun rose in the east over the backs of two lions which represented the mountains.  I have always loved their power and exquisite […]

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Tactile Textiles

“Every time I wanted to give up, if I saw an interesting textile, print, whatever, suddenly I would see a collection.” – Anna Sui View from the penthouse at the California Textile Show.  The Eastern building is one of my favorite treasures of old Los Angeles.  I marveled at the beautiful patina each morning when […]

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