Decisions about buying art are complicated; people are emotional, sensitive and often uptight when it comes to figuring this stuff out, and let's face it, most galleries are not staffed with people who are eager to leap to your assistance.
Today's selections include pieces by Gucci, Noritake, Fornasetti and Eero Aarnio. Be sure to check out the beautiful mid-century desk, the interesting magazine stand and beautiful Art Nouveau Theresienthal glasses set.
Like anything in keeping fresh, the line between tacky and trendy can become a delicate dance to the untrained person, no matter your resources. Make sure to do a heavy amount of research to guide your interior design ideas.
On Halloween, I hope you'll be out roaming parties, pumpkin patches, and haunted houses, while enjoying plenty o'candy. Here are some tips to help you ensure that the next day isn't scarier for Earth than the one that preceded it.
Less known than her husband, author W. Somerset Maugham, the decorator Syrie Maugham is nevertheless a legendary figure in the worlds of high style. Now, a new biography of Somerset reveals the strange ties that bound him to his wife.