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Furniture should always be comfortable. And always have a piece of art that you made somewhere in the home.
My father always told me I like the ball more than I like playing soccer: since I was a young kid, I was always skilled with it, dribbling furniture around the house. That's how I see football - fun and dynamic - and this goes beyond me; it's a characteristic of Brazilian football.
In a modern loft, you can't just fill a space with furniture. Each piece has to be perfect.
The elements that create glamour are not specific styles - bias-cut gowns or lacquered furniture - but more general qualities: grace, mystery, transcendence. To the right audience, Halle Berry is more glamorous commanding the elements as Storm in the X-Men movies than she is walking the red carpet in a designer gown.
Design helps shape our everyday interactions through products, furniture, objects, or experiences.
I always begin a room with the rug; it is literally the foundation of the space. I then go on to the furniture.
I've always thought that design can have equal importance to the idea of internal architecture. Professionally, things can be very dogmatic - you do the architecture, someone else does the interiors, someone else does the furniture, the fabric, etc. But I think design is all-encompassing.
Furniture is meant to be used and enjoyed.
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I'm a designer, which includes interiors, architecture, fashion, furniture, and lifestyle.
Imagination and invention go hand in hand. Remember how lack of resources was never a problem in childhood games? Shift a few pieces of furniture around the living room, and you have yourself a fort.
By the late Nineties, we had become a more visual nation. Big-money taste moved to global standards - new architecture, design and show-off contemporary art. The Sloane domestic aesthetic - symmetry, class symbolism and brown furniture - became as unfashionable as it had been hot in the early Eighties.
I spend a lot of time just, you know, with my girlfriend and my dog. And I mean, we don't have a lot of furniture in our house, so it's really simple. And we're trying to build products for everyone in the world, right. And you don't want to get isolated to do that.
I have a big brother who would make dolls' houses and playhouses and furniture out of wood. He was the one who taught me from such a young age that you could just make something. The physical act of gluing something together was really formative for me.
We are living in a world today where lemonade is made from artificial flavors and furniture polish is made from real lemons.
I give unto my wife my second best bed with the furniture.
I look at every piece of furniture and every object as an individual sculpture.
It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I would want, neither fine clothes, fine houses or fine furniture.
To be able to make furniture has always been a fantasy of mine.
I've always loved great upholstery, and think that a great sofa is one of the most important pieces of furniture in your home.
I was always fascinated, even as a child, by antiques and ancient times. I always felt I should have been born in the 17th or 18th century. They really had a big stone castle with authentic furniture.
Just say the lines and don't trip over the furniture.
I'm drawn to furniture design as complete architecture on a minor scale.
I want to design jewelry for girls and guys... I'ma spread it out, but I'ma design, probably when I'm just designing furniture and buildings, I'll probably being the jewelry thing, too.
Tyler, The Creator
I love white linens and walls mixed with antique Victorian furniture.
Mary Helen Bowers
It's very hard to transgress; we have the furniture of transgression without the imagery and iconography to actually do it.
Color is a big part of what I do. It's like music. There are only so many notes in the scale, but there are endless permutations; there's no limit to the number. Color on the walls or furniture can reflect back and distort the reality of the true colors of lipsticks and eye shadow.
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