at home in milan.

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this is the art-filled apartment of a true renaissance man — architect, collector, and gallerist NICOLAS BELLAVANCE-LECOMPTE. his stylish home in milan, italy is a kind of gallery of its own — filled with covetable collectibles like Lindsey Adelman lighting, chairs designed by the likes of gio ponti, Egon Eiermann, and Franco Albini. it’s an eclectic mix... 
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nobody puts baby in the corner.

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nobody puts baby in the corner. well, except maybe in this case — when it’s a beautiful chair. i’d happily sit in any one of these unique beauties. i’m a collector of vintage chairs of all shapes and sizes and find them the perfect solution for an odd space. if you’ve got a corner that’s looking a little lonely, i suggest placing a pretty... 
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get this look: earthy vintage vibes.

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looking for a warmer look around the house right now? look no further than this earthy space featured recently on vtwonen. you can get this look in some pretty easy steps — add a mix of unmatched vintage chairs, industrial lighting, slouchy leather sofas and comfy throws and pillows. some brass lighting and handmade earthenware works, too. i rounded up a few ideas for... 
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clearing up your coffee table clutter.

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quick — what’s on your coffee table right this minute? is it perhaps cluttered with old magazines, unopened mail, and empty coffee cups? or is it orderly and pretty? i can’t function well if my ‘stuff’ isn’t organized — everything in its place. i know, i’m slightly OCD and i do live alone, so there’s really no excuse for... 
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fringe benefits.

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ragamuf chair covers — handmade by Syrian refugee women near the border in Turkey. ragamuf hires syrian women without a livelihood to enable them to live fulfilling, independent lives. why oh why do we love fringe so much? i think it must stem from some happy childhood memory — a whimsical frilly party dress we once wore, or perhaps a pink tutu worn in dance class.... 
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