Archive for the 'Interior Design' Category

Not all of you may know this – When she’s not designing clothes for Launderette, our Leslie is designing beautiful interiors and living spaces for others. And congratulations are in order, as she’s launched her new website: Leslie Paugh Interior Design. It’s quite an attractive place. Take a peak at her work & blog in […]

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We know technically, Flag Day means stars & stripes, but Launderette loves a good nautical theme. Why not wear some of things you can say with signal flags: “I am on fire and have dangerous cargo”,  “I wish to communicate with you,” and “Come Alongside.” 1. Francis shift dress 2. Lilly Pulitzer dress 3. Flag […]

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Check out at what’s hot for Spring 2011. Powder blue & golden yellow. Have you seen our new Clipper dress? Just sayin’: 1. Nick & Mo. 2. Rag & Bone Monterrey Dress. 3. Steven Alan Dona Monroe Bird Dress. 4. Sonia Rykiel.  5. Crate & Barrel Petrie Sofa. 6. Farrow & Ball Claydon Blue. 7. […]

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I feel like all we ever do on here is talk about how rad stuff is, but are we ever wrong? We discovered Vintage European Posters at last years Dwell On Design Expo and were smitten. This Berkeley based gang scours the catacombs of the European Union to obtain, restore, and re-sell a most beautiful […]

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Let’s celebrate the hexagon. 16th Century Polish mathematician, Jan Brożek, theorized that bees make hexagonal honeycombs because the shape offered the greatest amount of honey storing surface area. Whatever the theory, we know that bees are dang smart and the six-sided shape is quite beautiful. Wallpaper by Hicks Hexagon by Cole & Son Hex Table […]

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home school • n. the process of decorating your place of residence with vintage school furniture, tools, and supplies.* Card catalog cabinets, chalkboard paint, and pull down maps will make your home smarter. *Concise Launderette English Dictionary definition (2010 edition)

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Go ahead and wait for the DVD to see the documentary Babies. In the meantime, here are some nursery decorating ideas from around the world. Let wall painter Ami Suma add a little bit of whimsy to your walls. Baby’s best friend can liven up a nursery with Walk In The Park wallpaper by Osborne […]

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Wallpaper by Studio Nommo Personalized plates by Rust Designs Chairs made out of repurposed plastic shutters by Kulla Industrial Design

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Interior Design Tip: Painted Ceilings When we decided to remodel the Launderette office, we covered our walls with samples from Restoration Hardware’s entire Flax Paint Collection. Nothing felt right until an inspired idea… Why not make our office chocolate covered? We are, after all, fueled by chocolate cinnamon bears.  “It’ll look like a cave.” some […]

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