Cozy Bedding for Spring

Linda Merrill bedroom

I just completed the plans for some cozy bedding and faux ostrich tufted headboards for some lovely clients of mine which I’m so excited to see come to life in a few weeks (well, maybe more than a “few”!).   One of the reasons we went with full custom for the bedding is that it’s … Read more

Upholstered Headboards and Beds

Linda Merrill Nook Cottage upholstered headboards and beds

Upholstered headboards and beds have been popular design elements in bedrooms for well over a century. They are both cozy and glamorous and certainly know how to make a statement! When I was designing my own Nook Cottage bedroom (above) I fell in love with Aerin Lauder for Lee Jofa Watersedge cut velvet fabric. In. … Read more

Custom cushions

I blogged a little while ago about some new bedding I’d designed for a long time client and I wanted to share the end result! These cushions are 21″x21″x3″ and are going to look fantastic on her bed. I also had a coverlet made, but that was harder to photograph!

Wonk furniture

Bianca from Wonk Furniture in Brooklyn sent me these images of two of their newest releases – platform beds – the Stillwell and Knickerbocker. I particularly like the Stillwell, with its cutout detail on the headboard. Check out the rest of Wonk’s offerings here.

Missoni Madness

I love the riotous patterns and colors that are so associated with the Missoni brand. For over 50 years, this family empire, founded by husband and wife Ottavio and Rosita Missoni, has been producing their signature garments. They have since branched out into the home market and in the next year, three Missoni Hotels will … Read more

Koko Company

I just came across this wonderful collection of pillows, bedding and floormats by Koko Company. The mix of colors and textures – including embroidery, applique and felts – is just wonderful. They will be showing at the NY Gift Fair on August 11-15th, Pier 94 #41015, but you can visit them online here. (as seen … Read more