Category Archives: Architecture

Getting Groovy In the Desert

I hinted at a little surprise in my last post. I’m ready for my great reveal. Are you? A little over a year ago I purchased a lot in Palm Springs with my eyes on building a modernist treasure. I … Continue reading

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Palm Springs Here I Come

I am counting the days until Modernism Week in Palm Springs. It is all going down in the desert from February 12-22 and it’s kitschy cool at its finest. Nourish your voyeuristic side and tour the Annenberg Estate or the … Continue reading

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Mexico City Chic

I spent a divine week of my summer exploring Mexico City. My hotel of choice was the much talked about Hotel Condesa DF and it did not disappoint. Of course, I left the hotel every day but truthfully I could … Continue reading

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In Awe

I finally got to visit a home designed by an architect whose work I have greatly admired for years. The architect is Luis Barragan and this Mexico City casa he designed for one of his clients, did not disappoint. Barragan … Continue reading

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Decadent Buenos Aires

I am back after an utterly fantastic time in Buenos Aires for Leaders of Design Council. It’s quite true what I had heard about the European vibe of this Argentine city. Aside from the fabulous company, one of the best … Continue reading

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Before and After

One of the best parts about my job is seeing how people respond to their new home. The goal is to make them feel giddy if not euphorically happy with the outcome. We often snap before shots to record what … Continue reading

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The Order of Things

I’ve been busy enjoying the last gasps of summer and it doesn’t get much better than a dip in the pool. When I was designing my Napa house with Phillip, we turned to the talented landscape architect Stephen Suzman and his project … Continue reading

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A Happy Space

Ah the summer season is here at last. It’s time to move outdoors, mix a g&t and light up the grill. When done right, an outdoor living space will suck you in and make you stay. Here’s a space we … Continue reading

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Enjoying Buenos Aires

As I mentioned last week, I recently came back from a week-long excursion to my beloved hometown of Buenos Aires. I miss it already. Here are some insider tips for your next visit to the city of polo, tango, beef, … Continue reading

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Father Knows Best

At a young age my dad the economist drilled into me the importance of staying abreast of the financial news. The Wall Street Journal was his read of choice and it’s how I start each and every day. I was … Continue reading

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