Patterned dresses: Picturesque!

Capture compliments

Patterns are now mixed with a light hand: elaborately embroidered short jacket in jacquard pattern by Day Birger et Mikkelsen, about 450 euros. Printed silk dress by Esprit, about 90 euros. Platform velvet in black velvet: Via Costantina.

Capture the light

Accessories, so fine that they want to be the center of attention: black clutch made of embossed calfskin with applied leather flowers by Aigner for about 500 euros. Patterned cushion by Decorazioni, approx. 25 Euro. Green cushion "Garnet" (50 x 50 cm) from Ikea, about 8 euros.

Good mood to wear: The summer shift dress made of structured cotton is printed with large flowers. From the ground, about 90 euros.

Liege giant

The wire armchair "Corallo" in Orangerot is both an art and sitting object. From Edra, about 4300 euros. Cotton tunic blouse with graphic print by Vero Moda, approx. 25 Euro. Patterned summer trousers from Piazza Sempione, about 230 euros. Belt: Marc O? Polo. Chain: Monies.


The colorful ceramic plate makes summer drinks shine even more. It is a work of the Provençal ceramist Claude Aiello, via gallery Melanie Mouton. Hand-blown glass with pearl engraving by Catarina Giarimi, box for about 65 Euro, about Place. Glass with elaborate engraving of a female motif by Italian artist Piero Fornasetti from Fornasetti, ca. 65 Euro.

The porcelain plate lets us have breakfast with a wink. He is also from Fornasetti, Ø 26 cm, about 130 euros.

Maritime colors

Bright blues and creams combined with warm orange-red just look fresh. Striped cotton strappy dress with viscose by Missoni, ca. 320 Euro. Suede bag with fringes of Unützer. Red Sandals: Geox. The light blue bedside lamp is an original from the fifties, you get it for example about d? Or or as a new edition of Kaiser Idell. Hand-woven and hand-dyed wool blanket in orange, 190 x 145 cm, from Arcade, about 315 euros. Clock "Ceramic Clock" Model 3 by Georg Nelson about Vitra, about 165 Euro. Small yellow vase by Marie Retpen, about 75 euros.

Cozy corner

Colorful pillows provide a holiday mood. Three wool pillows in elegant long embroidery technique from the series "Bargello" by Jonathan Adler, about 120 Euro to about 135 Euro. Patterned pillow on the far left "La Flora" about the laundry, about 30 euros. Patterned pillow "Vilmie Ruta" and two single-colored cushions "Garnet" by Ikea, each about 10 euros. Of course, we always stay on the carpet for all the colors: Round "Pinocchio" rug made of colorful wool felt beads (diameter 140 cm) by Hay, approx. 710 euros. Large seat cushion by Wendt Design, approx. 339 Euro. Silk dress from Hoss, about 355 euros. Pumps: Hogan.

Nice round

Outside or inside? The borders are fluid

The bulbous ceramic jugs from the series "Riviera" by Atelier Buffile are hand-made: with fish motif (24 cm high) for about 60 euros, with face (30 cm high) for about 80 euros.

Take seating

In summer, all seats are favorite places

Rest in vintage armchair made of rattan, about Johanna Schultz, about 120 euros. Garden chair "Re-trouvé" made of wire mesh by Patrizia Urquiola for Emu, approx. 540 Euro each. Crimson stacking chair "Tolix" made of powder-coated steel and matching stool in pastel blue, about 145 euros and about 110 euros. Hanging lamp and pouf made of rattan (Ø 60 cm) on the laundry, about 100 euros and about 80 euros. Bottle baskets over Foundstores, about 30 euros. Embroidered Pillow by Jonathan Adler.

First place: play with light and shadow

Tropical fruits are the inspiration for the trend colors of summer: orange-red and lemon yellow. Cardigan and striped linen blouse from the ground, about 80 euros and about 60 euros. Issued, slightly transparent skirt by Cos, about 80 euros. Cork platform sandals: Studio Pollini.

Second place: play with wind and waves

The Mobile in the Tree is a work of art and exclusive one-off piece, via Galerie Hilde Leiss, approx. 1200 Euro. A nice idea to get creative yourself and to hang many little things in the wind ...

Third place: playing with ups and downs

The shoe wants to be executed. Anybody can go barefoot, but this noble heel wants to have a worthy wearer. So there is only a bit of training left - and as a reward, the jealous glances of the others ... Sandals by Pollini, approx. 520 euros.

Beach in sight

We fill the bright red bag of patent leather from Hogan, about 420 euros. Orange bath towel "Varmt" from Ikea, approx. 15 Euro. Colorful printed swimming shorts from Vilbrequin about Otto, about 130 euros. Flame red highheels made of suede by Geox, approx. 120 Euro. Aloe vera-enriched, lemon scented liquid soap from Roger & Gallet, approx. 16,50 Euro. Nice packed soap bar with grapefruit and fig fragrance from the soap manufactory Claus Porto, approx. 14 Euro.

Cool at the pool

The style of the fifties has prevailed in swimwear - recognizable by the many high-waisted bikini briefs: Aïcha wears a patterned panty by Wet, about 55 euros, and a blouse with floral print More & More, about 40 euros.

Fish at table

The azure-glazed ceramic plate of the French artist Claude Aiello is also very good on North German tables. Available through the gallery Melanie Mouton, about 200 euros.

Grand Tour

Come on, let's go out for a few days!

Noble chairs, which can stand well outside in summer: Shell chair "Forest Outdoor" made of powder-coated aluminum by Weishäupl, 81 cm high, about 390 euros. Wire stool "Wire" on the laundry, 60 cm high, for about 100 euros. The metal stool (lying) is stackable, from Ikea, about 10 euros. The large seat cushion and the woolen felt rug are described on page 40.

Noble fashion, which looks good in the summer: short-sleeved blouse with crochet lace by Pringle of Scotland, about 200 euros. Hotpants: Gas over Otto, about 70 euros. Platform sandals from Ugg via, Basttasche: private.

Fine prints

The Mediterranean sun brings everything to bloom

Oleander, pelargonium, chrysanthemums - not only nature proves flourishing imagination, even the fashion designers in the design of their prints: Big flowers are now announced. Waisted stretch blazer by Wet, about 165 euros. Ceramic bowl: private.

Accessories for the promenade

Cobalt blue handbag made of embossed leather from Lancel, about 700 euros. Soft printed wool scarf with silk by Passigatti, approx. 55 Euro. Sunglasses: Fielmann, about 20 euros. Elaborately crafted orange and purple wedge sandals with wedge heel by Francesca Mambrini, approx. 500 euros. High carafe, glazed blue inside, by Claude Aiello, about 370 euros. Colored glass by Carl Rotter, from 80 Euro. Purple garden chair from the series "Forest" by Weishäupl, powder-coated aluminum, 60 cm high, about 390 euros.

Fifties Pattern

The spacious bag not only absorbs the most beautiful souvenirs, but also the current edition of "Le Monde" and ChroniquesDuVasteMonde. From Coccinelle, about 180 euros.

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Everything in black and white

Design is in the foreground here

Juice jug from matt white ceramic from Isi, about 120 euros. Slim vase behind by Kose, about 220 euros. Fruit bowl made of matt black, on the potter's wheel turned porcelain by Anna Sykora, about 200 euros. Small bowl "Schnüffeltier" over Hildburg L. Wittke, Ø ca. 10 cm, 30 Euro. Feathered designer cocktail dress by Lena Hoschek, ca. 1500 Euro.

The art of feminine dressing. French Riviera August lookbook. (October 2020).

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