Can Design Really be Altruistic? Can Design Really be Altruistic?

I once read an interview with Ayn Rand where she described "The Fountainhead" as a tale of the altruist vs. the egoist. Altruisti...

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7:40 PM

Stripes= classic Stripes= classic

For many reasons my obsession for stripes, I could say, is strong but perhaps the main reason is that stripes could be timeless like seen in...

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8:16 AM

Camilla "La Belle" Camilla "La Belle"

Every time I see a photo of Camille Belle I can't help but notice the striking resemblance to Liz Taylor and Catherine Z Jones in her st...

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9:55 AM

Love Chandeliers in the bedroom Love Chandeliers in the bedroom


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5:40 AM

Emma Jane Pilkington Pied-a-terre Emma Jane Pilkington Pied-a-terre

Good Morning I hope you had a wonderful father's day. Thank you for your patience while I took much needed time off to rest and spend ...

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9:30 AM

Are you a Designer in search of inspiration?  Look behind you. Are you a Designer in search of inspiration? Look behind you.

We've all been there. Faced with a new assignment, you sit there staring at a blank page (or screen) wondering where to begin. You wan...

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2:28 PM

I'll be back soon... I'll be back soon...

        images from Cote Maison .

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6:07 AM

Black and White Black and White

  Enjoy your weekend..

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5:51 AM

The Hermes Scarf The Hermes Scarf

I'm anxiously awaiting for Nadine Coleno's book The Hermes Scarf: History & Mystique tracing the history of more than 2,000 Her...

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10:45 AM

Uncommon bars Uncommon bars

My Grandmother is over eighty and still doesn't need glasses. Drinks right out of the bottle. Henry Youngman (1906-1998)      

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6:15 AM

Happy Tuesday Happy Tuesday

  It's a perfect day to be outside. I'll forget about everything else today and enjoy the excitement NYC has to offer. I hope you ...

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5:54 AM

Feels like today... Feels like today...

I really prefer homes that have a rich history and tell a story. A home full of soul and individuality, like the two houses below owned by ...

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9:05 AM

Our new cover Our new cover

Here's our June/July cover - a photograph of the lodge at Mountain Landing designed by Pip Cheshire. The photograph is by Patrick Reynol...

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2:54 PM

My Inspirational Board My Inspirational Board

In this house, we drink wine and Champagne occasionally. So after a few years accumulating hundreds of corks I decided to recycle them. I ...

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5:57 AM

An Inside Garden An Inside Garden

Since I mentioned before that I'm slowly working on my deck during my spare time, I have been searching for rooms that inspire me. I...

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4:59 PM

Francesco and Gael Boglione at Home Francesco and Gael Boglione at Home

I'm an advocate for strong architecture, big dominating art and sculptural shaped furniture. Francesco and Gael Boglione's house in...

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10:04 AM

Obsession; Laura Kirar Obsession; Laura Kirar

I am completely obsessed with Laura Kirar Maize Vintage Brass Lamp. Actually I love everything she designs. Remember these chairs design...

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5:41 AM

Vogue Living Australia Vogue Living Australia

        I hope you enjoyed a wonderful Memorial Day weekend. all images from Vogue Living Australia .

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6:00 AM