Category Archives: Architecture

YSL Marrakech

Oh l’amour fou. As you may already know from last week’s post I was in Marrakech attending the Design Leadership Summit. The days started with sunrise yoga followed by foolishly strong coffee at breakfast and then a delightfully packed day … Continue reading

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At Martha Angus, we’re all minimalist mavens so we jumped at the chance to do a post on our favorite design style. These minimalist looks are sleek, sparse and oh-so-chic. When Winsome Brown and Claude Arpel opened their Tribeca home … Continue reading

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Mondrian Inspired

  Often referred to as the ‘father of geometric abstraction’, Piet Mondrian was all about absolutism. Using only black lines and primary colors, his work is both powerful and timeless.     Selecting reproductions of your favorite artwork can be … Continue reading

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Phillip King Parton

Born in Spain, Phillip King Parton was an architectural designer. A classicist at heart, he studied architectural history and while he loved the work of modernists like Mies van der Rohe and Renzo Piano, he admired the great Palladio above … Continue reading

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On + Off the Grid

For design geeks and neat freaks, it all starts with the grid – the very pinnacle of symmetry and order. Geometric genius. A Mel Bochner piece at the Fraenkel Gallery. The floor-to-ceiling grid of windows and sleek cubist fireplace make … Continue reading

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Old World

It’s time to unwind from the holiday craziness, so we’re slowing things down a bit with the charm and romance of Old World style. Enjoy our homage to the simple beauty of the days of ‘yore. We can’t help but … Continue reading

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Classic Tradition

We generally have a more modern sensibility, but we swoon for classics like these. These hardwood floors and exquisite doorways make us want to move into this home tout suite. These silk covered neo-classical chairs inspire decadence. Phoebe Howard is … Continue reading

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70’s Mod

Checkout this mid-century glam pad nestled in the heart of California wine country. With dazzling floor to ceiling windows and jaw-dropping 360 degree, it’s s-t-u-n-n-i-n-g! Oh the fun we would have decorating this mod manse! Imagine dancing the night away under … Continue reading

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For more than 50 years, Jeremiah Goodman has captured the luxe interiors of the rich and famous, including Cecil Beaton, Greta Garbo, Elsa Schiaparelli, Diana Vreeland and even President Ronald and First Lady Nancy Reagan. Goodman’s watercolors give us the … Continue reading

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Interior Stenciling & Details

With the arrival of fall, we’re in the mood for a little decadence. Move over minimalism, it’s time for some detailing. Roman Baths. The atrium features a Siberian green jasper tub in the form of a sarcophagus, a gift from … Continue reading

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