"What a nice knocker! There’s no better way to add some instant curb appeal to your home than by fixing up your front door. Why not paint your door a big, bold color like lemon-yellow or persimmon and then embellish it with a lovely doorknocker such as this vintage brass ditty shaped like a key. Clever, n’est-ce pas?
John Loecke and Jason Oliver Nixon are the dynamic duo behind Madcap Cottage, their Brooklyn-based interior design firm. Known for their whimsical use of color and pattern, the Madcap gents scour the world for eclectic finds that capture their unique and gimlet-eyed view of the world. Imagine a British country house that pairs Granny’s antiques and a spirited dash of chinoiserie chic with a side of Moroccan marvelous and Indian élan. "If you are looking for beige and boring,” says Jason, "go bark up someone else’s tree.”