Monday, September 29, 2014

Markham Roberts: Decorating The Way I See It

Markham Roberts: Decorating The Way I See It
Published by The Vendome Press
Forward by Senga Mortimer

Interior Designer Markham Roberts

You will find this book to be an amazing showcase of Robert's body of work. He brings a fresh perspective to every room, whether it be very traditional or more contemporary in style. I was thrilled to see entire chapters devoted to both collecting and to art. Enjoy!

One of a pair of vibrant green velvet Chippendale settees graces the corner of this living room in a Locust Valley home.

The living room walls in this New York townhouse are upholstered in a rich blue velvet. The Victorian crystal and glass girandole is stunning!

The upholstered sleigh bed is just one of the many details making this Master Suite unique and fresh. The lighting is another!

A living room filled with many periods of furnishings and art in this New York pied-a'-terre!

Markham luxuriates in designing little jewel box-like powder rooms for his clients! You will see many fine examples in his book.
The Greek and Roman Galleries at The Metropolitan Museum inspired the vaulted, coffered ceiling of this two-story stair hall in this Carnegie Hill triplex.

One of the very best books of the season, you will want to add this to your library to enjoy year after year! Please purchase at Amazon or your local book seller.

Thank you to The Vendome Press for this fine publicity copy.

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helen tilston said...

Hello Karen

I loved many of Markham Roberts designs and the jew el box reference to the bathroom is so fitting.
I love his fearless use of colour and detail
Helen xx

Mark D. Ruffner said...

I look forwrd to reading this book and luxuriating in the photos. And I especially like Markham Roberts' reputation as a designer who takes his clients' own tastes into consideration. No wonder he's successful!

JBoombostick said...

You have a good eye.

Pura Vida said...

do I spy a tiger chair???

gésbi said...

Very nice indeed. This seems to be a decorator who likes fabrics and a rich looks that isn't suffocating. Must get that book!

Julie Khuu | Haute Khuuture said...

That vaulted ceiling alone is a dream to design! Ahhhh one day, loving his take on traditional timeless interiors! Gotta pick up this book for my next spree!

Thank you visiting, hope to see you back sweets!

Xo- Julie
Peace. Love. LOL!

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Leslie @ Segreto Secrets said...

Markham does beautiful work with elements that are fun and surprising! I'll have to pick up his wonderful new book as well!
xo. Leslie
Segreto Finishes

La Contessa said...

OHHH LALALA.......You have new colors on your page!Love it!Looks like another GREAT designer book to acquire!
Yes, headed down SOUTH for a little SOIREE with ANDREA.......I'm certain it will be a feast for my eyes......will take numerous photos and POST!
How are you feeling?

Woodside Park said...

Looks like a beautiful book filled with gorgeous photos. Sure to inspire! Thanks for the preview, Karena.

cindy hattersley design said...

There are so many wonderful design books debuting this fall. I haven't been this excited about buying so many in a long time!! Great feature Karena!!

ArchitectDesign™ said...

Yes his work is truly inspiring -such beautiful houses!

Karena said...

Thank you all, just a snippet of Markham's book, hundreds of gorgeous images from his design projects!

The Arts by Karena


That green velvet couch ... oh my.


Taylor Greenwalt said...

Looks like a beautiful many wonderful images.

Preppy Empty Nester said...

Karena... what a gorgeous book. Always looking for a new coffee table book to give a gifts. May have to get one for myself as well. Have a wonderful rest of the week.

Castles Crowns and Cottages said...

GORGEOUS décor, Karena! That last photo of the Greek/Roman style archway....that is OUR shower style! I can never however, get a great photo of that space because of the tight space of the bathroom.

Those blue walls as well are so refreshing and elegant. You've got style! And thank you sweet friend, for visiting. I am SO glad to know you have a new hip and may you only have health and freedom from pain. HAPPY DAY!

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