Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Living Colourfully: Patti Rosati

Interior designer and stylist Patti Rosati has a knack for pulling unexpected pieces together to create spaces that are unique and full of personality. Mixing ethnic styles, eras and styles in her Toronto home which almost feels like a art gallery with its crisp white walls providing the perfect background for all the colourful pieces.



The bright pink chair in the dining room is as much a piece of art as the framed pieces hanging on the wall.


Ethnic styles intermingle in the kitchen with sleek modern appliances juxtaposed with rather primitive looking African stools and blue and white Asian ceramics.
 

Love this little bookshelf nook that Patti has created in an unused space at the end of the counter. A great way to hide functional but not necessarily beautiful appliances (like the microwave) and an unexpected burst of colour as you turn the corner.

The purple Madeline Weinrib rug in the living area provides a colourful stage for soft neutral furniture. Patti adds extra splashes of colour through bright pillows and books.


A built in bookshelf acts as a headboard in the master bedroom and provides the ultimate display for a multitude of colourful treasures. The luxurious sari fabric on the bedcover adds a bit of exotic flare and livens up the grey room.




{Photos: 1, 3, 5, 6 Michael Graydon for Canadian House and Home August '11; 2, 4 - Patti Rosati Interiors}

12 comments:

Naomi@DesignManifest said...

Beautiful space. She balances colors and neutrals effortlessly. Just my style.

christine {bijouandboheme} said...

Such a gorgeous portfolio- I love her subtle hits of colour.

Suite Henry said...

Love the first three images. Colour done in the perfect way!

Sarah Klassen said...

Lovely—I really enjoy the eclectic feel and use of different pieces to create such personality. Great feature!

Hope you are having a wonderful week, Sharalee :)

xx, Sarah

designchic said...

I love the eclectic look of these spaces...so fun and relaxed. Hope you had a wonderful weekend!!

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vicki archer said...

The splashes of colour are fabulous....xv

Lana said...

Love all the colorful accents and eclectic pieces! Hope you are well!xx

Karena said...

Wonderful use of space in displaying her art and furnishings!

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Karena

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FROM THE RIGHT BANK said...

I love this house! It's definitely my favorite of all the homes I've seen lately. You always find the best ones. xo

mydeco said...

Great pictures! Thanks for sharing these!

SarahW said...

So unusual, particularly her unusual use of color, and eclectic seating choices. Love the pink chair!

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