Ask Nicole: Help Me Find a Stylish Starburst Mirror on a Shoestring Budget!

March 28, 2011 Decorating Ideas
So Haute - Starburst Mirror

The starburst mirror in my living room. (From West Elm, sadly no longer available.)

Q. Hi Nicole! I am interested in purchasing a Starburst convex mirror like the one you have in your living room. Do you have any suggestions on where to find one on a tight budget?

A. Hi Michelle! I love the look of a starburst mirror. I think it’s one of those timeless decorative elements that wil …

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In the Spirit of St Barths

March 21, 2011 Travel
In the Spirit of St. Barths Cover

On April 5th luxury publisher Assouline will release a new coffee table book that celebrates the beauty and magic of St. Barths which happens to be one of my all-time favorite vacation destinations. Written by Pamela Fiori (who also authored In the Spirit of Capri), In the Spirit of St. Barths is full of captivating photos, giving us an up close look at the posh Caribbean isle that evokes th …

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Weekend Links

March 19, 2011 Notes from Nicole
Ryan Korban - 1st Dibs Profile

A design by Ryan Korban for pro Skateboarder Chad Muska. Photographer: Patrick Cline. Photo via 1st Dibs

From chic house tours and party planning tips from a top Hollywood decorator to the
new crop of tween design bloggers whose names you should know, here are our favorite articles from around the web that you must read this weekend!

*LA based celebrity interior designer Nathan Turner shar …

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Haute Find: Found Kilim Rugs from Pottery Barn & How to Get The Look

March 17, 2011 Decorating Ideas
Pottery Barn Found Vintage Kilims

PB Found Vintage Kilim Rugs $1,699.00 – $3,299.00

I came across these limited-edition vintage kilim rugs that Pottery Barn is currently offering and thought they were fabulous! Such rich colors and patterns! Sourced from a collector in Istanbul, each rug is unique and is anywhere from 40-80 years old.  I’ve been hunting for something similar to hide my ugly rental kitchen floor. I total …

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Take Our First-Ever Reader Survey & Win a Limited-Edition Christian Chaize Print from 20×200!

March 16, 2011 Decorating Ideas
Christian Chaize

Praia Piquinia 02/08/07 15h16 by Christian Chaize

I want to hear from YOU! I’m conducting So Haute’s first ever reader survey to learn a bit more about who you are and to hear your thoughts, comments and suggestions on So Haute. What do you love? What do you hate? And what can we do to make So Haute an even more inspiring destination for design and lifestyle content? The survey should t …

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