All things wild and wonderful in the interior design world and then some!

NUSA FURNITURE: MODERN LIFESTYLE…SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS

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MOROTAI TABLE

 

The best thing that happens when you decide to finally clean out a bookshelf or closet in your office is that you always discover some small catalogue that got shoved behind the bigger, fatter catalogues and you go, “Oh, I completely forgot about this!”  Just love when Continue Reading…

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GARGOYLES! GARGOYLES! GARGOYLES!

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Gargoyles!  They are the sacred monsters one sees jutting out of medieval buildings and churches and castles all over Europe. I really never quite knew what they symbolized. Wild, Continue Reading…

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ONE CONCEPT…ONE GREAT PRODUCT: FORMATIONS COLLECTION BY J SCHATZ

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Formation Wall Tiles in Bright White

 

 

This is a short but very cool story today. Every once and a while you see some great design idea that has been created by a product designer and you have to yell out “Hip Hip Hooray” as it seems so clever and beautifully designed.  Such it is with Continue Reading…

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DISCOVERING CONTEMPORARY INTERIOR DESIGN IN MUMBAI

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Beautiful epoxy floors and furniture from Cassina adorn this chic Mumbai apartment.

 

One can’t have spent a month in India without commenting on the state of interior design there today.  At first glance I would say Continue Reading…

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A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE: “FOODIES DAY OUT” IN MADURAI!

 

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Dinner served on large leaves with newspaper for napkins!

 

Indian food is something you you either like or dislike.  It is full of all kinds of wonderful spices and unusual breads and exotic tastes that Continue Reading…

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ARCHITECTURAL HIGHLIGHTS FROM MY TRIP TO SOUTHERN INDIA

 

Looking out the window of the Taj Mahal Hotel, Mumbai, the first morning in India

Looking out the window of the Taj Mahal Hotel, Mumbai, the first morning in India

 

I must confess I have just returned from a long adventure to the south of India.  It was a trip I had been dreaming of for a long time. With a BIG BIRTHDAY on the horizon, my dear husband jumped on board and  plans were made. Before I knew it Continue Reading…

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THE TOP 5 MOST DEZIGNLICIOUS POSTS FROM 2014

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Ah, once again, another year draws to a close and seems to have passed quicker than a blink!

The year 2014 has been a great year dezign-wise and travel-wise.  I have completed several design projects, of which I am quite proud  and have traveled Continue Reading…

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A WONDERFUL DISCOVERY: THE MULTI-TALENTED VICTOR SCHRECKENGOST

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VICTOR SCHRECKENGOST, THE AMERICAN DA VINCI

 

Today’s post is about someone you just must familiarize yourself with if you have any interest in the world of design. I unearthed an article about him while rifling through my “must write about this!” stack of papers near my desk. I can’t help Continue Reading…

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MY FABULOUS ENCOUNTER WITH THE TALENTED JIM ZIVIC!

 

JIM ZIVIC

JIM ZIVIC

 

Okay, so I am out on a dezign-hunt with a favorite client/friend of mine…Jane Koryn…and we are looking for fabulous furniture for her apartment.  We decide to treat ourselves to a visit to the showroom of Ralph Pucci, which is located downtown in NYC. Pucci’s  showroom is

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DEEP IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES!

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Wall of Art Adorns DTLA Building

 

I have just returned from one of my frequent visits to my home way from home, Los Angeles, California and was pleasantly surprised to discover Downtown Los Angeles, or as it is commonly known out there, DTLA.  As a New Yorker, I see Continue Reading…

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