S1 E2 Karen LeBlanc continues her design expedition from London, diving into the hustle and bustle of London life and curating the best of European style! Starting with Design Junction, a must-see contemporary design show, Karen discovers the art of light fixtures that illuminate and animate their space in a whole new fashion. Check out design finds for the "bum," from stackable stools to stylish poufs, and travel to the Shoreditch Design Triangle during Fashion Week to see how fashion from the catwalk translates directly to the home. Karen brings you international inspiration from across the pond in Part #2 of The Design Tourist: London Edition!
Thom Filicia pairs up with designer Drew McGukin in NYC to tour a large loft living space with an industrial vibe. High ceilings are the only commonality between this rustic bachelor pad and the luxe beachfront home in Manhattan Beach, where Sharzad Kiadeh and designer Joe Lucas are eager to show off what California brings to the table. In this case, it’s a light and airy coastal home with an open floor plan, perfect for indoor/outdoor living. So what’s it gonna be? Urban loft living or coastal cool? You decide!
The world is your geometric oyster, says DIY darling Mandi Gubler. And she’s here to prove it. In this episode Mandi takes you step-by-step through the process of building a 3D tumbling block headboard from natural cedar. Make a modern statement piece for your bedroom using this as your template.
Interior designer Rebecca Robeson helps her daughter, fashion blogger Sharrah Robeson, make the move from her spacious first apartment to a studio at the beach. See how Rebecca transforms a single room into a multi-purpose living space that serves as a beautiful bedroom, living room, entertainment area and home office with plenty of storage and style.
Lifestyle blogger Lauryn Evarts knows a thing or two when it comes to office organization. Not only that, she knows how to make it look good. In this episode Lauryn gives us a peek into her home office, where she manages the popular “Skinny Confidential” blog. What’s on her list of office must-haves? Oversized calendars, lucite accessories and color-coordinated writing utensils, plus a few unexpected pieces. See how she styles the perfect space to help her stay on top of her editorial calendar, book promotions, meetings and blog posts.