Weekend Inspiration – Architectural Digest Showcases A Castle In Umbria

I cannot wait to pick up a copy of the November issue of ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST (USA). One of the stand out articles is about the restoration of a castle in Umbria.  The architect was Domenico Minchilli and the interiors were decorated by Martyn Lawrence Bullard.  The two were brought together by the client, Evgeny Lebedev. … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Architectural Digest Showcases A Castle In Umbria

Stylish Simplicity – Alessi E-LI-LI Espresso Cups By Fuksas

I don’t even drink coffee or have an espresso maker, yet I would love to own these cups.  Stylish, simple, elegant… I adore them Photo: Amazon.uk Speaking of Fuksas, the world renowned architects recently renovated the flagship Benetton store in Rome.  I haven’t stepped into a Benetton since college but I’m very curious about this … Continue reading Stylish Simplicity – Alessi E-LI-LI Espresso Cups By Fuksas

Weekend Inspiration – A Little Bit Of France In Brooklyn

Design, fashion, and lifestyle bloggers have gone crazy over Miranda Brooks’ Brooklyn home which was featured in the January issue of American Vogue. I completely understand why.  Brooks, a landscape architect/contributing editor at Vogue and her French husband, architect Bastien Halard, have created a beautiful home.  It’s stylish but not stuffy. How much do I … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – A Little Bit Of France In Brooklyn