with every new delivery to the MDS Store i try to find inspiration from an editorial and from interiors i love to help tell the story- here is the inspiration for the “first of spring” delivery in the MDS Store (see the whole collection here).

a few months ago american vogue featured at the very back of the magazine these beautiful images of hilary rhoda, photographed by boo george. soon as i saw this editorial i thought this would be the perfect inspiration for spring, however, i could never figure out why it was so down played and not a feature editorial? well, i was so happy to see if front and focal in a recent issue of australian vogue.

the editorial didn’t show much inside of a house, most of the shots were outside, but i do think it was shot at marina rust’s house in maine, not sure though. if i had to imagine what the interiors would look like i see it being decorated by great tom scheerer– don’t you? i see it being just like the home tom decorated that was just recently in house beautiful– i was inspired then, i still am!

think maine, think navy and white, think jackie kennedy and lee radziwill, think chunky transitional sweaters, punches of red, think jennifer connelly and marina rust- classic beauty’s wearing the best of spring in a home decorated by tom scheerer- i can’t think of a better way to start the first of spring, now we just need it to get here! happy shopping!



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