Maison de Luxe Part 2: Rooms by Nathan Turner, Philip Gorrivan, Kathryn Ireland and More

December 16, 2011 Design Scouting

Maison de Luxe brought together so many uber talented designers under one roof and there were so many gorgeous rooms it was difficult to narrow down the spaces to feature here on the blog. Below are more of my favorites from the show house including rooms by Philip Gorrivan, Nathan Turner, Kathryn Ireland, Ron Woodson & Jaime Rummerfield, Suzanne Rheinstein and Oliver Furth.


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1st Dibs at the New York Design Center

July 13, 2011 Design Scouting
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Louis XVI chairs from Elizabeth Pash Antiques via 1stDibs @ NYDC

Back in February, 1st Dibs, the online emporium for fine antiques and 20th century modern furniture from dealers around the globe went brick & mortar when it opened its first physical showroom at the New York Design Center. 1st Dibs @ NYDC spans the entire 10th floor of the NYDC. Although the NYDC is typically only open to the …

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Checking In at Peter Dunham’s Hollywood at Home…

June 29, 2011 Design Scouting
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People always ask me who my favorite interior designers are and one person that’s always on my list is British born, LA based designer Peter Dunham. I just love the global influences he brings into his work, the way he mixes patterns and texture, and the fact that his spaces exude refinement yet feel totally un-stuffy. I’m also a big fan of his textile line which is heavily influenced by …

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A Chic Peek Inside Hillary Thomas’ Chic Shop Plus a Tour of Her Design Studio!

May 28, 2011 Design Scouting
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During a recent trip to LA one of the top items on my agenda was to get to Brentwood to check out interior designer Hilary Thomas‘ newly opened Chic Shop.  Hilary says she always wanted to open up a shop to showcase the wonderful treasures she’s collected over the years along with her some of her own designs so once her best friend Clara Hendon joined her as a business partner a year an …

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Elle Decor’s Modern Life Concept House

May 22, 2011 Design Scouting
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Living room by Carrier & Company (Photo: Courtesy of Elle Decor)

On Thursday evening I had the pleasure of attending the opening of ELLE DECOR’s Modern Life Concept House at the new +Art condo development in Chelsea. The showhouse was comprised of two neighboring apartments with rooms designed by 10 of Elle Decor’s A-List Designers to Watch. Each designer offered their own unique take …

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