Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

of a feather

A romantic feather ring (perhaps a Valentine's Day gift?) by designer Alex Monroe of South London.

Monday, January 26, 2009

floral finds


With the temps in the teens, perhaps I just have spring on the brain, but there are some really nice florals over at Anthro at the moment. Clockwise, from top left: colossal bloom rug, mauveverdant acres dinnerware; recherche dessert platescolossal bloom rug, rouge.

Sunday, January 25, 2009

obama style


Word is out that West Coast decorator Michael S. Smith will be POTUS's official White House interior decorator. Michael S. Smith Houses from Rizzoli showcases Smith's "traditional yet not pedantic" style. He has a consistent ability to draw together eclectic elements, good for inspiration, even if you – like me – consider his overall taste conservative.

Saturday, January 24, 2009

for every room in the house

...and of course one for the private jet. Lovely hand-engraved encyclopedic tablets ($28.50) by printer Mrs. John L. Strong in New York.

Friday, January 16, 2009

great salt pond


I took this picture late last summer and hadn't looked at it until now. I've always liked dramatic clouds.


I don't own a TV, but I might consider this one. via gizmodo

Thursday, January 15, 2009

warhol ballet


Ballet shoes from a recent exhibit of Warhol's still life Polaroids at the Paul Kasmin Gallery in New York.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

yellow coat

I bought this coat the other day at French Connection and I love it so. Mine has toggles instead of buckles - much better.

Friday, January 2, 2009