It’s a cloudy, rainy day in Rome. To be honest, I’m so over the rainy season it’s not funny. Perhaps living in sunny Los Angeles for ten years has ruined my ability to cope with normal winter weather. I went to college in Upstate New York. I’m from the East Coast. Now all of a … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Kate Spade + Bicycles + Shutters On The Beach = Stylish Fun
In 2011 the Italian fashion label Miu Miu started Women’s Tales, a series of short films about women directed by female directors from all over the world. Their most recent short was directed by Ava DuVernay. Ava won the best director award at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Here is more information about Ava’s short … Continue reading THE DOOR by Ava DuVernay – Film, Dècor, and Fashion.
People ask me all the time what is the difference between a mood board, an inspiration board, or a presentation board. The terms are used interchangeably, but a presentation board is the one that you would show to a client. A mood/inspiration board might be used only in house as you brainstorm design ideas. The … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Nathan Turner Gets Us In The Mood.
In December, I attended the AWAR holiday cocktail party at Palazzo Farnese. The construction of the Palazzo started in 1515 and it has been the home of the French Embassy since 1874. I’ve been inside the building before to vote (I have dual citizenship, American and French) and went to an exhibit they held a … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – The Mix – Modern Meets The 16th Century.