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Luxury Bathroom Vanities

Nella Vetrina is a luxury Italian furniture and lighting fabricator with a flair for classic modern like none I’ve seen before.  They offer sleek modern, glamorous hollywood regency, and even painted French-style bathroom vanities and each collection is offered in a number of finishes, colors and configurations.   This is just a small sampling of the wonderful options for today’s bathroom!

Nella Vetrina Majestic Vanity

Above is one version of the Majestic vanity.  One of my favorites!

Nella Vetrina Infinity Vanity

The Infinity vanity – very sleek mirrored finish.

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Above, another version of the Infinity vanity in a lavender glass finish

Nella Vertina Ivory & Ebony Vanity

Pretty in pink!   This is the Ivory & Ebony Vanity

Nella Vertina Jey Vanity

The Jey Vanity.  This is a lot of fun.  I like the clever storage for towels or toiiletries.

Nella Vertina Hermitage Vanity 2

The Hermitage.  Black lacquered wood with a silver damask pattern.

Nella Vertina Hermitage Vanity

Above:  another version of the Hermitage in gold leaf.

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And another Ivory & Ebony in pastel aqua.

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10 High-Style Sofas That Won’t Break the Bank

A sofa is one of the most important pieces in any space but most of us  don’t want to spend $10,000 to get a great look, quality and style.  These are just a few of the sofas I love that speak volumes and won’t a home equity loan.  Customize the fabrics, the pillows and often the leg finish to reflect your personal style.

Contact me directly for pricing and options at

Rowe Furniture           Bernhardt                Wesley Hall

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Room Design: Orange you Golden!

Room Design Orange:  I love layering shades of orange, terra cotta and cinnamon with metallic gold tones, tans and browns.  The end result is a really warm inviting space but the metallic accents turn up the notch a bit.   I lean toward more modern lines but I like a nice blend of straight simple lines with curvilinear forms.  Too much of a good thing is always too much of a good thing so contrast is key in keeping a space interesting.

Products below can be purchased from my online store at Project Decor or contact me directly at

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Room Design: Shades of Gray . . . and Pale Blue

Contact jkern@designtheoryinteriors for current pricing, availability and lead times for items in this room design

Shades of Gray . . . and Pale Blue

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Vintage Mannequin Heads

Vintage mannequin heads are the best accessories!   They’re a mischievous, unexpected and actually very artistic.   And like us, each mannequin head has its own unique personality.  These are a few you’ll find peppering my own home:


This glamour gal is hand painted and she does actually have painted hair but she wears this vintage hat so beautifully I couldn’t deny her.

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These two I found recently at Paris on Ponce in Atlanta and couldn’t pass them up.  They’re beautifully painted and they have long Kardashian eyelashes and holes in their ears for earrings.   These are the naughty girls;  beautiful and seductive with flashy makeup and sizzling red lips.


I found the triplets at Machine Age Modern in Toronto’s Leslieville neighborhood.  These deco style heads were displays once used at the famous Holt Renfrew department store chain.  I’m not sure their original color but someone in their history painted them metallic gold and I love them just the way they are!

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