Introducing One Kings Lane

March 31, 2009 Fab Finds

One of the perks of working in fashion and living in New York is having access to all of the fabulous designer sample sales around the city! Recently, a crop of great online sites have launched that are bringing designer sample sales to the masses so that people outside of New York can join in on the fun. You’ve probably heard of sites like Gilt Groupe or Ideeli by now. Well, let me intr …

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A Peek Inside Dining by Design 2009

March 31, 2009 Design Scouting

This past weekend I was so excited to check out the displays at Dining by Design. It was my first year attending and was blown away with all of the creativity on display. If you’re not familiar, Dining by Design is an annual fundraising event for DIFFA, the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS. Each year, talented designers in various cities collaborate with sponsors to create amazi …

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John Robshaw for Barnes & Noble

March 24, 2009 Fab Finds

John Robshaw is one of my favorite textile designers so I was excited to learn that he recently launched a collection of eco-friendly stationery and gifts for Barnes & Noble! Below is a look at some of my favorite items. I especially love the elephant notecards! All items are available at Barnes & Nobles stores nationwide or at

Elephant Handmade Paper Notecards, $14.95

Indigo Madu …

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{Haute Happenings} New York Design Events – Week of March 23, 2009

March 23, 2009 News & Events

Here’s a list of design events happening this week in New York:


Architectural Digest Home Design Show
Showcasing the latest ideas and products for the home – from furniture and lighting to kitchens and baths.

Pier 94
12th Ave. at 55th St, NYC
March 26 – 29: 10am – 6pm
Thursday: Open to the trade and VIP guests
Friday – Sunday: Open to the public

Admission is free for members …

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