Meet London in West Hollywood. She’s tall, glamorous, sophisticated, fashionable, iconic in her own right and a she has a great California personality. Ok, so she’s not a cool chick, but she may just be your new ‘bestie boutique’ hotel. With the allure of old Hollywood and a hip swagger of the Sunset Strip, the London’s sure to deliver an experience full of laid back luxury.
Oh, and did I mention London has great style too? Yep, we almost love to hate her. And if that wasn’t enough to entice you to check-in, the secret is out that renowned British Fashion Designer; Vivienne Westwood has inspired the newly renovated 11,000 square foot Penthouse suite, the largest in the city. In love with her yet? It’s all in the details and we are sharing some Trade Secret how-to’s and inspiration to amp your ‘grown up’ decor at home.
Use velvet on a contrasting fabric (mix dark with light), for a more luxurious, eye catching look.
MATERIALS THAT MOVE
Select materials; stone, marble, tile that have movement when you want to create a zen-spa like experience in a bathroom. Use white as the accent…always.
MINIMIZE THE METAL
Understate the bling. Think sprinkle not splash when it comes to anything shiny. A room can go from sophisticated to a bad Vegas experience quickly. Let lighting and mirrors hold the shine!
Select key furniture pieces that can stand alone in a space. Don’t hide with clutter, a simple vase will draw attention to the surface without taking away from it!
MIRROR MIRROR MIRROR
Good things come in threes when it comes to design accents. Triple the style by hanging three mirrors as if they are connected, becoming reflective art.
Photo sources: London Hotel – Product Sources: Hotelements, Dot & Bo, One Kings Lane,