• December 27th, 2011

    Art Asia

                        One of the most important things I learned this month in our trip to the Art Basel in Miami is that the most exciting art in the world is coming out of Asia. In the past 10 years, that continent has truly exploded with great […]

  • October 15th, 2011

    Shopping NYC / Donghia

    I was back in New York City last week and walked into this wonderful room in the new Donghia showroom at the Decorating & Design Building on Third Avenue. They have done the opposite of so many showrooms that are consolidating their showrooms —  they expanded. This room was so beautiful I had to stop […]

  • September 15th, 2011

    Shopping for Cleveland (on a budget)

    Recently, I was asked to do the newly rented apartment of the son of one of my clients. I spent three days in Cleveland evaluating and designing the decor for his downtown apartment. Cleveland proved to be a geographic challenge for me. There aren’t the resources at my fingertips that I would have in any […]

  • September 10th, 2011

    Fortuny NYC / Tragic Fire 9/19/2011

    The Timeless Elegance of Fortuny

    I just returned from NYC last night. I was returning to this wonderful showroom with my client only to discover it had burned out in a fire shortly before we arrived. Hopefully they will bounce back quickly. This is one of my favorite fabric houses, the Decorating & Design Building (the D&D), in New York […]

  • February 15th, 2011

    Back in the Kitchen

    Here is my Asian Marinade recipe. This works well with chicken or pork. 2 tbs honey 2 tbs ginger soy sauce 1 tbs sesame oil 1 tsp hot Chinese mustard French Dijon or Pomery mustard would work 1/2 tsp hot pepper flakes 1/2 tsp coarse sea salt Combine all ingredients in a bowl with two […]

  • December 10th, 2010

    Sophisticated Use Of Color

    This was my favorite Key West cottage. The owner has incredible taste. No fear of color there.

  • December 9th, 2010

    Moravian Star

    These beautiful stars are among my favorite things. This one was the front porch light in the Key West cottage I stayed in.

  • December 9th, 2010

    Christmas in Key West

    This wonderful old house looks great all decked out for the holiday. The owners obviously love their home and decorating for Christmas.

  • December 8th, 2010

    Key West Style

    This very beautiful front porch is a new example of Key West architecture at its best.

  • December 8th, 2010

    Art Basel Inspiration

    This was by far my favorite piece at Art Basel last week. this is a constructionist work of hundreds of old broom handles. It’s 5″ thick and could stand in a room as a room partition. The artist is Thomas Glassford.

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