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FOG Design + Art 2017

Last night a few of the ladies from the office and I attended the awe-inspiring fog fair opening gala.  Imagine being greeting at the entry by a dramatic 20-foot tall wall of roses  (thank you, stanlee Gatti).  Once inside Fort … Continue reading

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Iconic Pieces

It’s inevitable that with the start of a new year comes the lists of what’s “in” and what’s “out” in the world of interiors.  While it’s certainly fun to read them, these lists somewhat contradict my general philosophy of timeless … Continue reading

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Bubbly Spirits

  As we look toward New Year’s Eve and fondly bid farewell to 2016 (buh-buh), it feels like a good time to share a few bubbly libations to ring in a new year.   Who wouldn’t want to sip on … Continue reading

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Santa Baby

  We’re all feeling a little like Eartha Kitt these days around the office. Could Mr. Claus just hurry down the chimney tonight? Here are a few of the things that made our wish list and p.s., we have been … Continue reading

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Sangria Wine

Labor Day weekend marks the official end of summer.  This sangria recipe is fresh, fruity and best poured over ice.  Enjoy and we’ll catch you in the fall. 2 or 3 cups of mixed berries (blueberries, strawberries, or blackberries work) … Continue reading

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Horsing Around For A Good Cause

  Last weekend the Sonoma Horse Park hosted The Giant Steps Charity Classic.  Our resident equestrian, Katie, attended the over-the-top fabulous show and shared a few snapshots from the day.  French luxury purveyor Hermès displayed its trademark equestrian chic aesthetic.  … Continue reading

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Do What You Love

While sadly I couldn’t be there in person, I followed last month’s epic Armory Art Show with great interest from afar.  One artist who is represented by San Francisco’s own  Haines Gallery  caught my eye in a profound way.  Monir … Continue reading

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Palm Springs Living

Every February throngs of midcentury architecture and design aficionados, like myself, descend upon Palm Springs for Modernism Week.  With over 250 events, tours, films, lectures and parties, it is THE celebration of midcentury design. This year, I am thrilled to have … Continue reading

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Making A House A Home

We love client installations.  It’s probably the closest an interior designer ever gets to that HGTV-style reveal complete with the requisite squeals of delight.  We had one last week for a fabulous family with four young children.   Decorating for this … Continue reading

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It’s Time To Winterize

When the weather outside is frightful, little is more delightful than being at home.  Here’s a look at how we amp up the cozy factor this season. Diptique Feu de Bois Candle, Monogrammed Linens, Mongolian Lamb Pillow, Branch Candelabra  , Furry Throws

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