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Sneak Peek at a Busy Week

If it’s mid-fall, that means there are events galore in the world of design. While I catch up, here’s a sneak peek at a few of the many happenings out and about. Stop back later today or tomorrow for more in depth coverage!…
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A Day to Celebrate and Remember

Nothing quite says welcome to summer than Memorial Day weekend. While the official start to the season isn’t for almost another month, this is a day to celebrate the imminent sounds, smells and sights of warm weather living. And for me it’s now the count down until my departure for my annual summer destination of Nantucket.  …
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Join Us in Boston, Around the World and At Home

In addition to actually shooting our videos, Susanna Salk and I have been sharing our behind the scenes experiences of making the series at various venues around the country. This Tuesday, May 2, we hope those in the area will join us in Boston, as we share our talk (with video and images of course), Around the World and At Home, at the Boston Design Center.…
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Sneak Peek Charleston

Those who follow along on Instagram know that I have been in Charleston this week, shooting with Susanna Salk. Stay tuned for new video episodes including one celebrating Susan Walker’s Ibu Movement and her new collection with Ali McGraw. You’ll also tag along with us at Carolyne Roehm‘s glorious Charleston home.…
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The Orchid Show – Thailand

I’ve just returned from a marvelous evening at the NYBG Orchid Show – Thailand. I’ll be back with more about the show and additional photos, but in the meantime, enjoy a peek at the lush and exotic splendor of this annual event.…
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A Major Milestone – One Million Views!

For those of you not on social media, I am thrilled to share that Susanna’s and my video series has recently passed over one million views on YouTube. A big thank you to all the talented designers and tastemakers who have so generously shared their homes with us, you, our loyal viewers, who encourage us to find new and fascinating subjects and our video sponsors who help to make it all possible.…
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Paris Peek

As always Paris Deco Off has been a whirlwind week. Our Ancien et Moderne pop up has been hopping and I’ve been getting to as many other spaces as I can! There hasn’t been time yet for editing photos or thoughts so I leave you for now with a Paris peek with more to come!!…
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Bonjour from Paris

A quick bonjour from Paris. It was a beautiful sunny but FREEZING day as I arrived yesterday. The city is already showing signs of the festivities for Paris Deco Off, with the signature lanterns adorning the streets in Saint-Germain-des-Prés. Bonjour from Paris - Lanterns for Paris Deco Off And signs of Thursday’s opening of the event were seen with the large framed posters being delivered throughout the quarter.…
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Inside the Design Library with Beacon Hill at D&D Fall Market

“Textile designs serve no practical function, but they can transform an environment, tell the story of a culture, symbolize a tradition, establish unity, convey a personality, or express a mood. Culturally, they allow us to recognize “our tribe” and give one a sense of belonging.” Peter Koepke, Owner and Director of The Design Library, explains the power of print in his new volume, Patterns: Inside the Design Library.…
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Sneak Peek Fall 2016 New York Tabletop Show

In the midst of the very busy early fall season, yesterday marked the opening of the Fall 2016 New York Tabletop Show at 41 Madison. While I will circle back around to take a closer look at many of the beautiful new offerings, today I offer you a sneak peek at a few favorites.…
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