IN SITU: Rupert Bevan’s Bespoke Furniture & Finishes

Rupert Bevan Bespoke Furniture

    Rupert Bevan Ltd. is a London based furniture company driven by a team of highly skilled designers and craftsmen specializing in bespoke furnishings of the highest quality. All their pieces are made in Britain, often by hand, using rare and traditional artisan techniques. Led by none other than Rupert Bevan himself, we firstread ON

Pietro Sedda ‘Tattoos’ For Fritz Hansen & Charity

Grand Prix Chair Tatoo by Pietro Sedda

    Today, D is over at Switch Modern posting on the re-launch of the wooden-legged version of Arne Jacobsen’s 1957 Grand Prix chair. The event will be celebrated in high style with a Milan-based installation, charity auction and some tattoos for good measure. To learn more and to get your hands on some actual Arne Jacobsenread ON

The Marblelous Family by Aparentment

Aparentment Marblelous Towel Rack

    Following the success of their ultra minimal 2013 Marblelous Luxorius mirror, the Barcelona based studio Aparentment has expanded their Marblelous line to include five new pieces. The collection is an exercise in contrast – combining simple pared back forms with luxurious Carrera marble and solid brass. D is especially loving the gorgeous brass and marble blanket/towelread ON

Innovative Bath Furnishings by Enzo Berti for Kreoo

Kreoo Bathroom Sinks

    It’s been over a year since D’s last visit to the bath, living, and garden furniture company Kreoo and the truth is, every look at their product line finds me falling in love all over again. To refresh your memories, Kreoo is the international design brand of Italian marble company Decormarmi. At four years of age, the brand’s everread ON

AUGUST FAVORITES: D’s Little List of Loves

August 2014 Favorites

    CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT   1. SURFBOARD – Custom Longboard ($3,600) – Octovo 2. CHANDELIER – Incredible Multifaceted Chandelier by Gaetano Sciolari – 1stdibs 3. PURSE – Horn Hobo ($268) – J.Crew 4. SHAVE BRUSH – Handcrafted Pewter Shaving Brush ($69) – Kaufmann Mercantile 5. FLOOR LAMP – Atomic Lobster Floor Lamp ($299) – CB2 6. CHAIR – Armchair by Mario Bellini for Cassina ($3,500) –read ON

THE PRICE OF DESIRE: A New Film About Eileen Gray

Eileen Gray - The Price of Desire

  The early days – Orla Brady as Eileen Gray and Alanis Morissette as her lover, Damia. Photo by Julian Lennon.   It was the summer of 1925 when Irish furniture maker/architect Eileen Gray began designing what would become one of the most important modernist homes of the 20th century…   On set – aread ON

LOVING THIS LOOK: The Disappearing Vase

    Here’s a little detail that’s been getting some big love from yours truly lately – the disappearing vase. The concept is a simple one – take one clear vessel, fill it to the brim with water and voilà – What once read as a mundane vase transforms into an uninterrupted volume of glorious transparency.read ON