The Design Files – Beautiful Plates from Pastificio Gentile

Recently I was in Umbria at my friend’s Elizabeth and Domenico’s house and I posted this photo on Instagram. Quite a few people DM’d,  or emailed, me to ask where the plates were from. I remembered Elizabeth’s Instastories from when she visited Pastificio Gentile and seeing the plates.  This  family owned company has been making pasta since 1876. … Continue reading The Design Files – Beautiful Plates from Pastificio Gentile

The Design Files – A Beautiful Colonial Renovation

I published a post earlier this year regarding how traditional interiors are “in” again.   I don’t think they were ever out but I’m thrilled to see color and patterns celebrated again. I recently read about this gorgeous renovation in New York Magazine.  I enjoyed The Cut  Wendy Goodman’s interesting and informative interview with Interior Designer David … Continue reading The Design Files – A Beautiful Colonial Renovation

The Design Files – Something’s Gotta Give, Fifteen Years Later

I follow writer/director Nancy Meyers on Instagram.  She recently published a post regarding the upcoming fifteenth anniversary of her film.  I cannot believe it’s been that long since the release of one of the best interior design films ever produced.  Yes, I know the movie isn’t about interior design but the production design was so … Continue reading The Design Files – Something’s Gotta Give, Fifteen Years Later

The Design Files – Interior Design Master Class

Edited by Carl Dellatore, INTERIOR DESIGN MASTER CLASS: 100 Lessons From America’s Finest Designers On The Art of Decoration, is an outstanding book. Although it’s geared towards students of design and professionals, this book would appeal to anyone who’s curious about interiors. The book is divided into six sections: theory, structure, style, process, elements, and … Continue reading The Design Files – Interior Design Master Class