I'm going to make everything around me beautiful - that will be my life. - Elsie de Wolfe
Elsie de Wolfe, interior design bedroom
Elsie de Wolfe
Thought for the day- gracious people are also graceful people. We love to be around them, they are warm and kindness oozed out of their soul. - JLR
Couldn't have said it better myself!
wednesday wisdom | elsie de wolfe quote
Elsie DeWolfe design for a sitting room in the house Marlene Dietrich owned in Hollywood in the 1930s
PAPARAZZO OF INTERIORS
William Ranken’s painting of de Wolfe’s bedroom at
Trianon, 1920s. Courtesy of Charlotte Moss. -Wmag
1926- Society decorator Elsie de Wolfe decided that having achieved financial success, she now wants a title. As Lady Mendl, de Wolfe will go on to invent the pink lady cocktail & to popularize short white gloves.
When Elsie de Wolfe invented the profession, she also inadvertently invented the brand tag. What's at the heart of your design philosophy?
Tea house interior by Elsie de Wolfe
For the Home
In 1950, Lady Mendl was photographed, with one of her poodles, in her bedroom at After All. Courtesy of Hutton Wilkinson