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Putnam Rolling Ladder Co.

Putnam Rolling Ladder Co.

Posted on August 9, 2011

If you’re a book lover like me, you’ve dreamed of having a room dedicated to your library, with floor to ceiling shelves. One necessary component to that room …

Yvette's European Door Inspiration

Yvette's European Door Inspiration

Posted on August 8, 2011

A few weeks ago, Assistant Decorating Editor Yvette, went on a well-deserved vacation to Central Europe. She spent two weeks traveling to the beautiful cities of Budapest, Prague, …

Book Friday: Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Book Friday: Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Posted on August 5, 2011

As many of you may know, The Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art has put together a tribute exhibit to the extraordinary designer Alexander McQueen. This …

SkyFrame

SkyFrame

Posted on August 4, 2011

One of the most essential elements of home design is wall art. Whether that means your kids’ art, art auctioned off at Sotheby’s, or treasured personal photographs, all …

Happy Birthday, Martha

Happy Birthday, Martha

Posted on August 3, 2011

Happy Birthday Martha! Today is her 70th birthday–what a milestone! I hope you’ll all join me in wishing her a happy birthday. To celebrate, I’ve picked out some …

My African Violets

My African Violets

Posted on August 2, 2011

I’d like to introduce to all of you my executive assistant, Chavo. Chavo has been with me for almost a year now, and is an integral part of …

Sweet & Swedish

Sweet & Swedish

Posted on August 1, 2011

I’ll be the first to admit that I have a bit of a sweet tooth. So when I first came across new Swedish candy store, Sockerbit, I was …

Book Friday: Scarves

Book Friday: Scarves

Posted on July 29, 2011

For some inexplicable reason, Western woman have largely stopped wearing the classic silk scarf. And it’s a shame because scarves used to hold such an important place in …

Summer Materials: Rope

Summer Materials: Rope

Posted on July 27, 2011

One of my favorite materials to incorporate in your home this season is rope. A symbol of the sea and sunny days spent lounging on a gently rocking …

Inspiration: Venice

Inspiration: Venice

Posted on July 26, 2011

Venice is one of the most magical, timeless places I can think of. A floating city steeped in tradition and culture, and characterized by winding alleys and canals, …

Throw an Outdoor Movie Party!

Throw an Outdoor Movie Party!

Posted on July 25, 2011

Now that you’ve properly settled into summer and created an outdoor living space for your home, it’s time to make good use of it. One of my favorite …

Book Friday: The Way We Live, Alfresco

Book Friday: The Way We Live, Alfresco

Posted on July 22, 2011

This Friday I want to share a book that celebrates the splendor of the natural world…Stafford Cliff’s “The Way We Live Alfresco” from Harper Design. In this compilation …