“To me, an object that was once the height of elegance but is now a bit battered has far more allure than something brand new.” Pearl Lowe in�The Daily Telegraph
Pearl Lowe has a passion for vintage finds with character—jewel-toned velvet sofas, hand-dyed lace curtains, gleaming lacquer cabinets—and these are the essential ingredients of�Faded Glamour, a gloriously decadent and perfectly lived-in decorating style.�With evocative photography, Pearl’s beautiful Georgian home is revealed, showcasing her trademark blend of grandly romantic and cool rock ’n’ roll interiors. Take a tour through the colorful living rooms, intimate bedrooms, and plush bathrooms of her creative friends’ unique homes. There are hand-painted peacocks and an emerald silk bedspread in the charming house of a renowned British fashion designer; bright contemporary paintings on the perfectly rustic plaster walls of Hauser and Wirth in Somerset; a rainbow staircase and vivid embroidered wall hangings in the home of an eclectic jewelry designer, and so much more.
About the Author
Pearl Lowe is a former singer and is now known for her love of vintage interiors and fashion. In 2001, she launched "Pearl Lowe", her signature range of lace curtains and cushions. In 2006, Pearl moved to Somerset where she began designing her own bespoke handmade dresses and childrenswear that were sold to Liberty and The Cross in London, UK. Alongside her textiles work, Pearl has also designed interiors for many private clients. Her first book, Pearl Lowe’s Vintage Craft, was released in 2013. Pearl is based in Frome, Somerset, UK.
'A beautiful book to look at and be inspired by' – Jo Wiley BBC Radio 2
’Faded Glamour’ takes you on a journey through beautiful homes that show creative spaces that are not just decadent and stylish but deliciously inviting and comfortable'– Worcester Telegram