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courtney somer EDITOR AT LARGE

Looking skyward for a muse this season.

the inspiration

I love the beautiful colors and dreamy formations that Alex Nero creates by experimenting with paint and water. Day 205 (2013) by Alex Nero alexnero.com

A girl can dream, right? Cloud Table by Autoban for De La Espanda $16,235 thefutureperfect.com

The swirling indigo pattern of this ceramic clock would pop against a dark painted wall. Small Blue Clock by Workaday

I’ll wear these sterling silver studs while spending long days outside in upstate New York. Cloud Studs by Dream Collective$80 dreamcollective.com

These cookies make a light (and pretty) dessert after a heartier autumn meal. Cloud Cookies by Bunches & Bunches

Bring on the rain clouds! Silver Cloud Pins by Macon & Lesquoy

This wallpaper would have an amazing effect in a small space. Down by Mr Perswall $189/roll wallpaperdirect.com

Inspired by The Little Prince, this handmade neon light installation is perfect for a kid’s room. Cloud 9 by Sygns $720 etsy.com


elaina sullivan STYLE EDITOR

Sculptural pieces in raw materials are a natural pairing.

the inspiration

This documentary follows a group of artists from the ’60s and ’70s as they literally move mountains to create monumental earth works. Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art troublemakersthefilm.com

Tinted sand creates the look of moving glaciers. Drift Mirror 2016 by Fernando Mastrangelo fernandomastrangelo.com

White plaster and blue calcite make a striking combination. Drum of Blue Calcite From India and White Plaster by Amoia Studio amoiastudio.com

Crushing on this earthy blush! Matte Finish Powder Blush in Limoges Pink by Make Cosmetics

This print transports me straight to the desert. Desert #1 by Emily Knecht for Tappan Collective

Designer Max Lamb selected all the rocks by hand to create this table—true art! Marmoreal Dining Table by Max Lamb for DZEK matterandshape.com

I’m in love with the pastel palette of this abstract landscape. Landscape Pouch in Dead Sea by Lee Coren $27 leecoren.com



Sweeping arcs make everything look half – full.

the inspiration

Light + mobile = magic. Mobile Chandelier 9 by Michael Anastassiades thefutureperfect.com

Inspired by Venetian porticoes, this pattern has a great vintage vibe. Sottoportico by Seraina Lareida for Potergo $2,155 matterandshape.com

I love this mirror’s ripple effect. Line Mirror in Copper by Bower bowernyc.com

A moody, metallic print is perfect for fall. Slice in Gray by Heath Ceramics $140/roll hyggeandwest.com

This light reminds me of a glowing demi-lune. Odds & Ends Rainbow by Jason Miller for Roll & Hill from $700 thefutureperfect.com

The hidden pockets of this leather bag are essential for daily commutes. Saddle Courier in British Tan by OAD

Round out any space with this sculptural bench. Waxed Steel Curved Arc Stool by ASH $800 theline.com

Every lady needs a pair of killer hoops, and this modern shape is so chic. Disc Hoops in Bronze with Silver Posts by Faris $125 farisfaris.com