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

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