The 2018 Pasadena Showcase House Kitchen

As you may have just read from my previous post, we were tasked with designing and executing the 2018 Pasadena Showcase House kitchen in 7 weeks, with only 4 of the 7 weeks spent on construction. Well, we did it – … Read MoreThe 2018 Pasadena Showcase House Kitchen

DIFFA Dining By Design- Part 2

DINING BY DESIGN Last week I posted some of my favorites from DIFFA Dining By Design 2015 and today I am bringing you the remainder of the tables on view. DIFFA’s Dining by Design was filled with a variety of … Read MoreDIFFA Dining By Design- Part 2

Highlights from DIFFA Dining By Design 2015- Part 1

Last week, while in New York, I stopped by Dining by Design, a benefit and auction organized by DIFFA (Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids) that runs concurrently with the Architectural Digest Home and Design Show every year.  The tables, sponsored by … Read MoreHighlights from DIFFA Dining By Design 2015- Part 1

The Christopher Kennedy Compound: Modernism Week Show House 2015

The Christopher Kennedy Compound 2015 Last weekend I took a quick overnight trip to Palm Springs to stop in on Modernism Week and see for myself what all the buzz was about at the Christopher Kennedy Compound Show House.  This … Read MoreThe Christopher Kennedy Compound: Modernism Week Show House 2015

Behind the Scenes at The Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center at The Huntington

  The Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center at The Huntington The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens opened the front portion of the new education and visitor center January 14, first to The Society of Fellows members … Read MoreBehind the Scenes at The Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center at The Huntington

The 2014 Sunset Idea House, Los Angeles – Part 1

The 2014 Sunset Idea House, Los Angeles Last Thursday I had the privilege to join Sunset Magazine while I previewed their first ever Sunset Idea House in Los Angeles, which will be featured in Sunset Magazine‘s November 2014 issue.  This … Read MoreThe 2014 Sunset Idea House, Los Angeles – Part 1

Urban Apartment Living at Met Lofts

Laura Schwartz Muller’s design of a studio space at Met Lofts is modern urban apartment living at its best. Last year Laura designed a penthouse loft at 1600 Vine, also in collaboration with Dwell on Design.  Met Lofts also happens to … Read MoreUrban Apartment Living at Met Lofts

Met Lofts Redesigned by Rachel Winokur

     Once again, Rachel Winokur was chosen to work her magic and redesign one of three Met Lofts suites in conjunction with Dwell on Design, the country’s largest show dedicated to modern design and living.   Rachel is known … Read MoreMet Lofts Redesigned by Rachel Winokur

High Point Market – New and Noteworthy Lines Debuting Spring 2014

High Point Market, Spring 2014 High Point Market is always a whirlwind, and although a big portion of my five days at this last market was spent attending to my duties as an official High Point Market Style Spotter and … Read MoreHigh Point Market – New and Noteworthy Lines Debuting Spring 2014

Dallas Artist Gregory Miller’s Work, “The Bay. Nocturne” Shines at Westedge Design Fair

This past October, I had the privilege to see “The Bay.  Nocturne”, the work of  Dallas artist Gregory Miller that was designed in conjunction with Brenda Houston to commemorate the opening night party at Westedge Design Fair to benefit “Heal the … Read MoreDallas Artist Gregory Miller’s Work, “The Bay. Nocturne” Shines at Westedge Design Fair