Greenwich Magazine: May 2015

 

Style & Whimsy


One could say inspiration came from above for Carmina Roth. The Greenwich interior designer was eager to take a chic design risk in her dining room. So when a friend mentioned the DeGournay hand-pained butterfly silk panels she’d recently seen, Carmina had her solution - butterflies on the ceiling! The final touch was the blue silk curtains. “Teal is my color du jour, and the bright hue contrasts perfectly with the soft gold ground of the silk wallpaper, giving the room an exotic, Rajasthani vibe,” says Carmina. “Classic and elegant, yet sexy and fun - this is how I want my dinner guests to feel when we entertain them.