A Well Travelled Home…

A Well Travelled Home...

London, Hong Kong, Chestnut Hill…native New Englanders return to their roots! A playful project, fearless lovers of color, world travelers. We completed designing this house last year and I am just thrilled that it’s featured in Design New England this month!                   A global tone is set […]

Highlights of 2016!

Vani Sayeed Studios ~ Highlights 2016!   What an incredible year it’s been at the studio, I don’t know where to start! Look what appeared on my doorstep this spring! The ID Boston magazine, with a fabulous spread on a kitchen I re-designed for an active family in Newton. Check out the centerfold below – […]

Junior League of Boston Show House 2016

The Story of La Belle Cuisine A dirt floor, no heat or electricity in the kitchen, like something from Colonial days…a grand old historic house The Nathaniel Allen House built in 1848 in complete disrepair!   When I discovered that this year’s Junior League of Boston’s Show House was to be in Newton, I jumped […]

Newton Art Scene

I am so excited to be participating in the Newton Open Studios! Over 150 Newton artists in 50 locations throughout the city  – an incredible array of talent. It’s such a privilege to be able to exhibit my work in my hometown alongside so many others. This free, non-profit event has been running in Newton since 1985, […]

Inspiring travel moments from 2015

Inspiring travel moments from 2015

As 2015 slowly fades away and we embark on a new journey, I want to capture some inspiring moments from my travels in the past year.I started off with an awe-inspiring adventure in the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico. Blue sky, white sands and Tulum, the most gorgeous archaeological site in the Riviera Maya, and the […]

Metamorphosis of the “Papillon” Chair

Metamorphosis of the “Papillon” Chair

We sent our newest baby off into the world… a little verklempt, but excited for what comes next! Wondering what we’re talking about?? Take a peek at our latest endeavor…the transformation of a couple of cast-offs into a fabulous piece of art! The challenge: up-cycle or craft a one-of-kind chair using a variety of materials […]