Category Archives: Vintage Design

The Antiques Diva Does Italia!

We’re speaking Italian on this Travel Tuesday with some exciting news. Our ONLY choice for European lifestyle tours, The Antiques Diva, is expanding to, you guessed it, Italia; and Toma is already working her magic on the romantic language by … Continue reading

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A Mad Men Night: A Full Nelson!

If you’re in San Antonio, Texas, tonight, you’re a lucky duck because the McNay Art Museum is hosting “A Mad Men Night” with George Nelson. The architect, writer, designer and educator is going to revisit the heyday of American Modernism. … Continue reading

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Bertoia Mashup

So, doesn’t anyone respect an icon these days? I’m just sayin’! Pile ‘o Side’s at plaza beside Apple Store on Fifth Avenue in New York City. What gives, man?

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Wonderful Wendell…

…Castle at Design Miami in Barry Friedman Ltd’s booth -angel Heart lounger in bleached mahogany.

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Oldies and Goodies: Side by Side

I happened into Olde Good Things today to see what’s in store because there always seems to be something new to see in this shop that sells antiques and “altered antiques.” If you’re a fan of patina, you’ll get a … Continue reading

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Great Design at Good Design

Gail Garlick crossed my radar several years ago when she opened Good Design, a beautiful space on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in which she curates quality exhibitions of furnishings she offers for sale. I was curious as to … Continue reading

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When Inspiration is a Breeze-o

One of the reasons I began this travel design blog is that I am itching to roam the world searching for inspiring subjects to bring home. During a recent trip to New York, I sat in on a stimulating presentation … Continue reading

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