Author Archives: Stacey Bewkes

Mindbender of a weekend

shutter island inception So my husband and I saw both Shutter Island (on DVD) and Inception (in the theater) this past weekend. My head was spinning. Poor Leonardo DiCaprio – what a year. Can you imagine preparing for two psychological roles like that so close together?…
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Nantucket Bound

I don’t think I’ll normally be writing on Sunday but I  wanted to let you know that I am leaving tomorrow for a week’s family vacation on Nantucket. Don’t worry – I have some fun posts planned for while I’m away.…
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L’Histoire d’une Chaise

I have needed new chairs in my kitchen ever since we moved into this house 3-1/2 years ago. We originally had our reproduction black Hitchcock chairs with a pine table which looked great like they do here in Gil Schafer’s kitchen .…
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Are We There Yet?

The beauty of a fountain pen This first post has been a long time coming (and not because I was writing by hand with a fountain pen). I’ve been thinking about blogging for quite a while now. As a former art director, veteran style junkie and research fanatic, you’d think I would have jumped right into the world of blogging.…
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A Little New Year’s Reminder

Wishing you all a very Happy New Year! My first resolution is to remind you all to check out the quintessence facebook page. It’s a perfect time to peruse the tantalizing tidbits not included on the blog. From Riviera real estate and fun fashion finds to tasty treats and art awareness, you’re sure to find something to easily entertain you every day!…
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