london's master stylist ilse crawford,, is a DOER (big caps) it is said that she single hand-idly, blew the dust off of stuffy british interiors and introduced modern furnishings. crawford, might be one of the most prolific designers of our time. the woman is one of those, off the hook, power-packs that you just sort of stand, slacked jawed in awe of.
books, magazines, product design, visual design, interior design. (i need roller skate to keep up with you ilse) what doesn't she do??
of course it's difficult to write a short post on someone this busy. so let's get started...on to the juice...
i mentioned books? right. she's written not just one but 3 (correct me if there's more) and they're all considered to be fabulous.and of course her studio is going to be totally rad. look at that rug and the chair....(sort of putting the gar-office to shame) cha. why the heck not! look how well it works with that stunning wallpaper you designed for christopher farr!oh come on now, there are 24 whole hours in a day! 7 days in a week...don't stop now! go design some interiors here's the thing i find with her work, it's not one definitive style. i don't see one obvious influence. you still with me? ok...let's move along.... and we're walking, and we're walking...lot's to see here folks......want that bed! and what designer doesn't love this? often this is the point at which we get called in. i think a client would have my head if i suggested that we, leave all of her attempts at color picking, and 'just design around it' although, it looks cool if you can get away with it. i'm so sold on this emerald green with geometric blacks and dark woods along side a good carrara marble. it's full proof in achieving that 21 club, sophisticated, vintage slinky vibe. and this concludes our tour......thanks for keeping with me through it all. still want more? go here: studioilse