Category Archives: Architecture

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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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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Minimal

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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