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

Introducing DVF for Kravet

 Introducing DVF for Kravet DVF for Kravet at Dine by Design DVF for Kravet was unveiled for most to see this past March at DIFFA’s Dining By Design in New York City.  This annual event runs in conjunction with the … Read MoreIntroducing DVF for Kravet

Ahead of the Curve Trend Recap – Las Vegas Market, Summer 2013

The “Ahead of the Curve” tastemakers –  Alexa Hampton, Ron Woodson, and Windsor Smith I’m finally back in LA after spending 3 days in Las Vegas for Market Week.  After every market, I swear to myself that the next time … Read MoreAhead of the Curve Trend Recap – Las Vegas Market, Summer 2013

Crypton by Kravet Contract – the Better Alternative to Plastic Covered Furniture

Crypton by Kravet Contract Photo via Kravet Contract Have you ever walked into a home to discover that the upholstered furniture is covered in plastic?   I can’t count how many times I’ve encountered homes, big and small, in which … Read MoreCrypton by Kravet Contract – the Better Alternative to Plastic Covered Furniture

A Preview of Aerin Lauder’s New AERIN Fabric Collection for Lee Jofa

One of the perks of attending Blogfest 2013, was to preview the new AERIN fabric collection for Lee Jofa with none other than Aerin Lauder herself.  Lee Jofa was acquired by Kravet Inc., a 4th generation leader in the home … Read MoreA Preview of Aerin Lauder’s New AERIN Fabric Collection for Lee Jofa

The 41st Annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House – a Visual Tour through the 1st Floor

The next stop on Blogfest 2013 was breakfast Monday morning at the 41st annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House, a five level townhouse located at 161 East 64th Street and built in 1899. The 5640 ft2 townhouse is complete with a two story … Read MoreThe 41st Annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House – a Visual Tour through the 1st Floor

Blogfest 2013 Kick-off at Jonathan Adler

Twelve hours from the start of my voyage in NYC until I was back home snuggled up in my down filled bed in Pasadena.  Feet so swollen that they still feel as though they are pulsating (even though I bought … Read MoreBlogfest 2013 Kick-off at Jonathan Adler