Tea house interior by Elsie de Wolfe

Grand treillage tea house interior by Elsie de Wolfe herself at Coe Hall on the grounds of the Planting Fields estate on the North Shore of Long Island. Certainly not the epitome of good taste, but cool!

Decorator Elsie de Wolfe Took L.A. by Storm in the 1940s Photos | Architectural Digest. A Charles Baskerville mural enlivens Di Frasso’s home. Photo: Simon Watson

Decorator Elsie de Wolfe Took L.A. by Storm in the 1940s

Top Celebrity Homes: Countess Dorothy di Frasso's home: antique chinoiserie villa decorated by Elsie de Wolfe

In 1950, Lady Mendl was photographed, with one of her poodles, in her bedroom at After All. Courtesy of Hutton Wilkinson

The Fabulous Life of Decorator to the Stars Elsie de Wolfe

An absolutely GORGEOUS color rendering of Elsie de Wolfe’s decor for the ballroom of Conde Nast’s Park Avenue penthouse

An absolutely GORGEOUS color rendering of Elsie de Wolfe’s decor for the ballroom of Conde Nast’s Park Avenue penthouse. The brilliantly colored Chinese paper was preserved when the apartment was.

Mirrored walls. Elsie de Wolfe

Michael Hampton: This exquisite sitting room from the thirties is typifies the work of Elsie de Wolfe's glamourous and feminine rooms. It's gleaming mirrors, pale walls and painted furniture with soft blue fabrics reads as fresh as ever.

"The House in Good Taste" by Elsie de Wolfe. One of our 6 design books that stand the test of time.

Six Classic Design Books

Wild Wolfe - Elsie de Wolfe's legendary Villa Trianon at Versailles outside Paris.

Wild Wolfe

Elsie de Wolfe-decorated sunroom at Villa Trianon, ©Condé Nast.

Elsie de Wolfe interior Note the edge treatment of the mirror

Dreaming of...homes inspired by nature

Elsie de Wolfe worked for several important figures in her time. This is a room at Countess Dorothy Di Frasso's Beverly Hills Home.

Room of the Day ~ amazing dining space by Elsie de Wolfe.  Love the wall art, chairs, chandelier...6.2.2013

thefoodogatemyhomework: “ Drop dead, trompe l’oeil painting, and wonderful bamboo fretwork abound in this dining room by Elsie de Wolfe. Also, that lantern.

According to de Wolfe, animal prints belonged alongside French antiques.

Decorators to Know: Elsie de Wolfe

All hail the queen, Elsie de Wolf. I would die for those yellow velvet settees (and leopard pillows, and inlaid floors, and …everything).

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