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

Book Review: Modern Country by Caroline Clifton-Mogg

Modern Country by Caroline Clifton-Mogg A couple of weeks ago, I received an advance copy of the book Modern Country by Caroline Clifton-Mogg and I couldn’t have been more thrilled.  Anyone who knows me, knows that I love a pretty … Read MoreBook Review: Modern Country by Caroline Clifton-Mogg

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

The 2014 Pasadena Showcase House

The 2014 Pasadena Showcase House Last week, I had the opportunity to preview the 2014 Pasadena Showcase House as a member of the media before it opened to the public this past Sunday. This year the Pasadena Showcase House celebrates … Read MoreThe 2014 Pasadena Showcase House

DIY-A Set of White Birch Wood Coasters With a Little Touch of Glam

When I set out to make a set of candle holders this past weekend, I had no idea that I would also end up with a set of white birch wood coasters.  The wood coasters were a by-product of my … Read MoreDIY-A Set of White Birch Wood Coasters With a Little Touch of Glam

Dwell Labs: A Tour of 4 Urban Loft Apartments at 1600 Vine – Right in the Heart of Hollywood

ASID/Dwell Labs – 1600 Vine As mentioned in last week’s post covering Met Lofts, last month Dwell Labs brought together Dwell Media LLC, Klein Financial, and ASID Los Angeles (American Society of Interior Designers) to partner and showcase modern design and … Read MoreDwell Labs: A Tour of 4 Urban Loft Apartments at 1600 Vine – Right in the Heart of Hollywood

Dwell Labs: A Tour of 4 Loft Style Apartments at Met Lofts, Los Angeles

ASID/Dwell Labs – Met Lofts, Los Angeles Held in conjunction with Dwell on Design, the country’s largest modern design show, Dwell Labs brings together Dwell Media LLC, Klein Financial, and ASID Los Angeles (American Society of Interior Designers) to partner and … Read MoreDwell Labs: A Tour of 4 Loft Style Apartments at Met Lofts, Los Angeles

The 41st Annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House, A Tour through the 2nd Floor

Well, hello there!  I hope you all had a restful Memorial Day weekend and that the weather was cooperative wherever you spent your weekend.  I didn’t go anywhere, but the weather was great here in Southern California, so I’m not … Read MoreThe 41st Annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House, A Tour through the 2nd Floor

Pasadena: A Refined Luxury Mediterranean Estate

Hello All!  I know that lately I’ve been spoiling you with snippets from my recent trip to New York City, but today I thought I’d take a quick break from all the NY hoopla and treat you by stopping in … Read MorePasadena: A Refined Luxury Mediterranean Estate

Blue and White Ginger Jars get a Room Makeover

Grant K. Gibson As you all may know, earlier this week I was busy attending the Design Bloggers Conference, where for the past two days I had the pleasure of listening to a star studded panel of guest speakers, all … Read MoreBlue and White Ginger Jars get a Room Makeover