12 February, 2010

Designing for the Senses-Romantic Getaway Week

By Lisa Peck
When designing a romantic retreat at home think about how to address all your senses in the space. We addressed the visual in our other posts this week but think about including the following elements in your retreat.
Smell
diffuser_acapulcoScent diffuser by Jonathan Adler
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Fresh flowers from your favorite florist.
Feel
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Luxurious texture in the form of soft fabrics or pillows like this from Loolo Lovely.

pompom_blue-slate+iceOr these pompom pillows from E bella. Note the shag flokati rug that feels sensuous on the feet.

Add a little chocolate, the perfect wine or other taste treats along with your favorite music and you have a retreat for all your senses.

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