Design District BLOOMS
A stylish mix of locally owned shops and boutiques, national brand store, and emerging businesses flourishes in the heart of Naples
Republic of Decor
David Fruscione, president of the Naples Design District Association, owns this dreamy business that carries the creme de la creme of on-trend home furnishings and gifts. Visitors can expect handmade products from artisans and statement pieces from exclusive product lines. This one-of-a-kind ceramic bowl ($475) is hand-spun and finished with a 14-karat gold rim to make a statement on a shelf or table. (republicofdecor.com)
Wallpaper is making a major comeback. David Fruscione, an award-winning designer and owner of Republic of Decor in Naples, shares his thoughts on the new personality of wallcovering and where it likes to hang these days. (republicofdecor.com)
Don't be afraid to experiment with bold wallpaper patterns. In small spaces, they can make a big statement.Continue reading
"I was thrilled," Fruscione says. "They offered me the entryway, the hallway that connects the bedrooms and the powder room-- I absolutely love cool powder rooms."
The 65-foot-long space that connects the new bedrooms with the rest of te home was transformed by a custom mural wallpaper.Continue reading