What color is yours ? And does it reflect your personality ? Or what you want your guests to feel ?
Blame it on a lazy Sunday, grey and cloudy morning that I would connect “blind contour drawing” to the talent of designer par excellence Giorgio Armani. An article in Sunday’s New York Times, defines it as a technique, intro-to-art exercise – “blind contour drawing.” Freshmen at art school are forced to draw blindly for hours. […]
Anything by designer Christian Liaigre deserves a few hours of my time. His new vintage furniture gallery in the heart of the 7th Arrondisement in Paris, is designed in collaboration with antiques dealer Florence Lopez. In San Francisco, where we have had a few rare 3 straight days of rain, the sun came out in shining glory […]
Economist magazine was a long, very longtime mainstay in my bag. It was what I pulled out at subway commutes, waits at the doctors office, or at the long weekend queue at Whole Foods. But reading it was not a pleasure. I loved the writing and the material but there was something about it that […]
What style, colors and mood does the name Calvin Klein evoke ? The brand is almost synonymous with its Womens’ Creative Director Francisco Costa. We may be familiar with the designs that Francisco Costa has created for Calvin Klein such as the gown Katie Holmes donned for the Met Gala last year but not so […]
The furniture restorer by profession establishes the fact that faded, worn and creased is comfortable and unique. Elle Decor’s story on Karl Kipfmueller’s townhouse in Brooklyn, amidst the high rises and new development going on, depicts a time gone by quality. Be in the mindset of a craftsman a hundred years ago and this home […]
I knew denim is rooted in years but not that it is even older than my mom who turned 78 this year. Lately I have been fixated by patched denim garments and then I saw this article from Lucky magazine August 2014. It totally shows the picture of how denim is so personal […]