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The Chromologist

The Chromologist is a colour whisperer. He understands and knows them better than they know themselves, translating their pleas to be used beautifully for humankind. It's unknown from whence he came. Some say the fraction of space between a prism and a spectrum, others say he toiled in the fabled colour mines of Svalbard for years untold, deep underground, speaking only to the reds and blues, cerises and aquas, bronze and golds...


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Ask the designer: Interview with floral designer Kitten Grayson

December has arrived! We recently took a break from decorations and present wrapping to catch up with floral designer, Kitten Grayson. She also shares her essential wreath crafting skills in the below video! Is working with flowers something you’ve always been interested in, or did you ‘discover it’? I grew up in Somerset so spent… read more

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Entertaining inspiration with Athena Calderone of EyeSwoon

On a late October evening in New York, Farrow & Ball invited a group of friends and online influencers to a dinner party that celebrated the intersection of design and cuisine and their 70th Anniversary. They teamed up with lifestyle blogger and entertaining expert, Athena Calderone, to bring their recently launched 1940s-inspired wallpapers to life at Haven’s Kitchen…. read more

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2016 Kips Bay Decorator Show House: Timothy Whealon Room Tour

Timothy Whealon’s Kips Bay Decorator Show House “White Orchard Room” harkens back to the bedrooms of the great English Country House—reinterpreted with a fresh, edited, modern sensibility. Learn more about how he incorporated his signature style into this year’s Kips Bay Decorator Show House below. What was the source of inspiration for your room? The inspiration… read more

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2016 Kips Bay Decorator Show House: David Collins Studio Room Tour

The world of London-based David Collins Studio is often defined by its signature approach to contemporary luxury and design, developed and refined over the last three decades. David Collins Studio’s Creative Director, Simon Rawlings, discusses how he reinterpreted the firm’s famous Blue Bar at The Berkeley Hotel in London design for this year’s Kips Bay Decorator Show House through a luxurious yet… read more

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2016 KIPS BAY DECORATOR SHOW HOUSE: ALEX PAPACHRISTIDIS ROOM TOUR

Celebrated interior designer, Alex Papachristidis, is best known for his usage of strong colour and layering bold patterns, but swapped his typical jewel tones for whites and cream colours for the 44th annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House, located at the Carlton House Townhouse. We sat down with Alex to learn more about his exquisite dining room, filled with 18th-century antique… read more

The Chromologist 2017 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist