Steal This Look: A Palm Springs-Inspired Parisian Apartment by

Issue 75 · Travels with an Editor: Paris · June 4, 2013

Steal This Look: A Palm Springs-Inspired Parisian Apartment

Issue 75 · Travels with an Editor: Paris · June 4, 2013

Strange but true: Parisian art director Jean-Christophe Aumas was inspired by the desert chic of 1950s Palm Springs when he designed his playful apartment (note the potted cactus). Recreate the the look using the following elements: 

Photographs by Marie Claire Maison, except where noted. 

Jean-Christophe Aumas Living Room, Remodelista

Above: Scandinavian midcentury pieces can be found throughout the apartment. 

Jean-Christophe Aumas Living Room, Remodelista  

Above: The neon and pastel colored walls and the chevron floor make a whimsical backdrop for Aumus' well-curated furniture collection.  

 

Arne Jacobsen Swan Sofa, Remodelista  

Above: The Arne Jabobsen Swan Sofa in leather (it will patinate over time) is $10,393 from Hive. 

The Day Bed One by Another Country, Remodelista

Above: The Day Bed One starts at £2,370 from UK-based Another Country. The fabric is available in gray, red, teal, and purple. 

  Dupla Credenza by CB2, Remodelista

Above: The Dupla Credenza by CB2 is $499.

Pink and Black paint by Benjamin Moore

Above: Benjamin Moore paint colors in Cool Lava and Black Satin.  

Chevron Flooring, Remodelista

Above: Hardwood floors laid in a chevron pattern. Ask a floor expert of how to recreate this look. Photograph by Atelier des Granges

  Serge Mouile One Arm Floor Lamp, Remodelista

Above: Serge Mouille One-Arm Floor Lamp is $2,880 from DWR.

 

Boris Hurricane Terrarium, Remodelista

Above: The Boris Hurricane Terrarium from Crate and Barrel is currently on sale for $49.95

Maharam DWR Pillow in Painted Stripe, Remodelista

Above: Maharam DWR Pillow in Painted Stripe is $125 from DWR. 

 

Cactus Opuntia Mcrodasys, Remodelista   

Above: A cactus Opuntia MicroDasys is $4.25 from Garden Life.

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