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Steal This Look: Vanessa Bruno's Loft in Paris

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Feb 13, 2013 01:04 AM
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by Alexa Hotz last modified Feb 12, 2013

Fashion designer Vanessa Bruno is a master of modern femininity (her fans include Charlotte Gainsbourg and Vanessa Paradis)—and we're not just talking about her clothing line. Bruno, born in France and of Danish descent, has blended her two cultural influences in her own Parisian flat—and added notes of exotica from her travels (Asian silk pillows and rice paper lanterns included). Read more at Interior Magasinet and get the look with our sources below. Photography by Birgitta Wolfgang Dreyer for Interior Magasinet . Above: Gauzy linen curtains and white walls stand out against walnut wood floors and and exposed original beams. A red beaded installation from Italian artist Paola Piva hangs over the sofa. Above: Fresh tulip magnolia and a stem of purple lilac accent the living room next to a 1910 sofa reupholstered in bright green cotton. Above: A painting by Finnish artist Marie Sanaa hangs near the stacked rice paper lanterns. For more on her DIY lamp configuration, see Vanessa Bruno's Stacked Paper Lanterns . Above: A vintage Tubular Chrome Bachelor Chair by Verner Panton from the 1950s is available through Nickey Kehoe on 1st Dibs. Above: Bruno sourced her Danish midcentury coffee table from a Parisian antiques dealer, but a similar option is the Wegner Coffee Table in oiled oak for $2,490 from Design Within Reach. Above: The George Sherlock Extended Two-Seater Sofa is made with a beech wood frame and a mixed filing (felt, canvas, webbing, hair lock, and coil springs). Available through Ruby Beets with a variety of upholstery options. Above: e15's CP03 Kavir Carpet by Farah Ebrahimi features a single-toned surface with contrasting fringe detail at either end. The carpets are available in Antique Pink with Luminous Red (shown) and eight other color combinations. Visit e15 for dealer information and read more at CP03 Kavir Carpets from e15 in Germany . Above: Ikea's Dignitet Curtain Wire is made of stainless steel for $12.99 each. For similar curtains, consider Crate & Barrel's Linen Sheer White Curtain Panels ; $59.95 for the 108-inch length panel. The Deka Curtain Clips are $6.99 for a box of 12 from Ikea. Photograph by Alexa Hotz. Above: The Mies van der Rohe Side Chair is available in black, light brown, or white beige for $1,419 each from Design Within Reach. A Set of Eight MR Side Chairs is currently available for $6,800 from March on 1st Dibs. Above: A trio of different George Nelson pendant lights hang over the dining room table. The Saucer Pendant Lamp is $435 from Design Within Reach. N.B.: Looking for more ideas to steal? See all 221 of our Steal This Look posts in our archive. Partial to a pink color palette? Sift through 267 Rosy Rooms in our Gallery of rooms and spaces.





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