Belle Vivir is a blog created by Julia Paulino Yenicag to cover everything from Interior Design, home decor, fashion, beauty, design trends and shopping suggestion for the chic and modern woman. The blog was created as a personal Interior Designer bookmark. Julie is currently working on her new jewelry line; Tyche. Chic is in the details.
Have you guys seen the beautiful Chicago home designed by Steven Gambrel
in the latest issue of House Beautiful? The home is full of layers of
color and texture. My favorite room is the library which is painted in a
custom high lacquered blue.
I'm a big fan of multi functional rooms and this family made of their
dining room one of them. Not sure if the glass doors are actually
framed in metal but they look amazing. I've always craved the
simplistic elegance of
Jason Wu chairs for Canvas. Here Steven used them around a custom made round table.
The use of abundant white and beige throughout the bedroom allows for the use of dark color on the walls.
It would be truly delightful to cook in a kitchen like this with such
high ceilings and so much light coming in through those architectural
doors. Having a fireplace to warm up the cold nights while cooking and
enjoying a glass of wine just adds to the
I am convinced that our surroundings influence our beings and if we put in our homes only what we love based on comfort and functionality beauty will reveal itself. After all, having a warm, comfortably functional and beautiful home to come back to at the end of a long and hectic day, is what we all covet. A happy home which should render us with either a sense of comfort or reward at the end of our busy days.
"Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury" - Coco Chanel 2008-2011 BELLE VIVIR: ALL RIGHTS RESERVED BY JULIA PAULINO YENICAG. ALL CONTENT IS THE EXCLUSIVE PROPERTY OF BELLE VIVIR UNLESS OTHERWISE CREDITED. IT IS NOT PERMITTED TO COPY OR ALTER CONTENT WITHOUT PRIOR CONSENT.