Determinedly Convey

This home of Australian fashion designer Leona Edmiston just screams her aesthetic. Well, actually, it probably wouldn't scream; it would determinedly convey her aesthetic, in a very feminine, unfaltering, even tone of voice.

I actually admire the way this place is overtly feminine, without crossing into the frou-frou. Apologies to those who like it, but I can't be dealing with frou-frou.

But this home predominantly caught my eye for the wall light in the bedroom. I currently have (in the 60's Splendour, as I have come to dub my new home) that style of wall lights in the main bedroom. I was convinced that I was switching them as soon as possible for these, however seeing that little vintage style shade has made me question that decision. Don't you just hate that.

Images from madison


Mise said...

I love that wall light, and this whole place, for its delicacy in watery shades and its colorful effect without having a single dominant hue. It's an utterly balletic whole. I'm just off to have a worried look round my house for frou-frou to eradicate.

Kerry said...

Please don't make me give up the frou-frou juju just yet! I love the beautiful backsplash and those turquoise canisters and the lovely windows. I'd be very happy in Leona's house. Sixties splendour hey? Watch out or you'll be on a reality tv show next!

The House That A-M Built said...

Oh I LOVE it! I love the light too.... look how every room is bathed in beautiful light! A-M xx

debra@dustjacket said...

Jules do not switch the light...do I have to come over and talk to you! ha ha

I like Leona's style, as you say not too over frilly, but still with her personality.

David Toms said...

I love Leona! She always has such style. Have you seen the packaging for her line of chocolates?

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Heather Feemster said...

In love with the kitchen!!

Naomi@DesignManifest said...

I was just thinking that it was soft, but not at all to girly. Lovely space.

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