Sunday, October 25, 2009

Designer's Tell Their Favourites...Guest Designer: Michael Devine of Michael Devine Home...

One could imagine the honor I felt to have designer Michael Devine of Michael Devine Home, accept my invitation as the next featured designer on Zuniga Interiors blog!


Michael Devine fabric featured in Traditional Home.

Michael Devine fabric featured in Elle Decor; Aerin Lauder's home.


Designer Michael Devine. Michael is also the blog author of a fabulous blog www.thedevinelife.blogspot.com

Michael Devine is an established interior designer and textile designer. His shop and design studio are located in Kinderhook, New York. The shop carries an array of vintage finds, The Michael Devine Ltd. line of fabrics, and his Signature Collection of home accessories.


The Grammercy Tray from The Michael Devine Signature Collection- (I love this tray-it is a must have!)
To view more of the product lines available visit: http://www.michaeldevinehome.com/




The Signature Collection from Michael Devine Home and some of my favourite fabrics from his line are featured below...(actually, how could I ever pick a favourite, they are all incredible!)




Garden Folly in Blue, Michael Devine Ltd.


Fretwork, Michael Devine Ltd.


Beekman in Pearl, Michael Devine Ltd.

Here is what Michael said are his Favourites:

Favourite Color: "Blue. All shades and nuances together. It's a winner every time"

Favourite Artist: "Veronese is the painter that I always turn to for inspiration. The richness of his palette is mind blowing."

Favourite Furniture Piece: "A small trompe l'oeil table I found at a flea market."

Favourite Flower: "Roses of every type. They are so poetic."
Favourite Accessory for the home: "Books are my vice. The shelves in my home are groaning; there are stacks everywhere, but they are so inspiring, I can't have too many."

Favourite Fabric (Pattern): "My Victoria pattern, I love its naturalistic feel."

Favourite Music: "These days, Laissez Faire Lounge 2 is playing way too often, but I can't get enough of it."




Favourite Cocktail: "Kir Royal, is there anything else?"




Favourite Candle: "The Noir by Geodesis always tops my list. It's so clean and fresh."



Favourite Book: "Between the design, gardening, cookbooks and novels it would be impossible to name just one as a favourite."


Favourite Destination: "Paris, first, last and always, it's my home away from home."

Favourite room to design: "Libraries."

Favourite Jewelery: "I have a Tiffany Tank Watch that I bought when I first moved to New York. I love its simplicity."
Thank You Michael, we love to hear what you find to be your favourites and we can't get enough of your fabulous fabrics! xx-Michelle


















6 comments:

The Devine Life said...

Thank you so much.

Michelle said...

Great interview Michelle; he certainly is a style-maker! I love the irregular ink on the fabrics.

Best,
Michelle

Ideezine said...

I enjoy all that Michael creates he represents style and class that many can continue to learn from.
I enjoy his blog, fabric and eye for design.
Great interview from you both Michael and Michelle'

Bette

Kellie Collis said...

Such stunning fabrics! x

annechovie said...

I love Michael's style! Thanks for the interview, Michelle!

Haven and Home said...

Oh those curtains in the first picture, I love!!!!