La Dolce Vita

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Paloma Contreras is an award-winning interior decorator, tastemaker, and design blogger based in Houston, Texas. Paloma’s design sensibility is a modern take on traditional style– gravitating towards classic silhouettes and timeless pieces paired with a touch of glamour and an infusion of color. Paloma has honed her distinct eye for style through nearly a decade in the design industry and a lifetime of appreciating beauty in all of its various forms. Paloma is well versed in a broad range of styles, which are executed in a manner that is polished, refined, and effortless. Paloma believes that the most beautiful interiors are also the most personal. She is currently working on her first design book, which will be published by Abrams in Fall 2018.

Recent Posts by La Dolce Vita

The Power of a Cohesive Color Palette

One of the primary elements of a beautiful, successfully designed interior is the use of color. While it is totally okay for the color palette in your home to vary a bit from one room to the next, it is very important to keep the overall color palette of your home consistent. Can you imagine  Continue Reading »

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It’s All in the Mix!

Great design is all about the mixing and creating your own visual identity. It’s in the way you pair fabrics, mix furniture from various periods and of different styles, choosing an abstract piece of art for an otherwise traditional room, tempering the masculine with a touch of femininity– I could go on and on. The  Continue Reading »

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