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What’s NEW What’s NEXT 2015

The New York Design Center, aka 200 Lex, hosted their seventh annual What’s NEW What’s NEXT last week – a building-wide Open House to give the countless showrooms the opportunity to show new product. An enormously successful and well-attended event that … Continue reading

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Glenn Gets Galvanized (and a visit from Tom Luciano)

. Even at the one-year-anniversary-of-my-still-very old-house in Connecticut I continue to gear-up with more gear. As you can see here, galvanized metal figures prominently in my weekends. Galvanized metal is an ‘old-school’ material, predating plastic, evoking ‘times gone by’ (and … Continue reading

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Icebergs as Inspiration

. Stephen Antonson is well known among the design cognoscenti for his lean, elegant, chalky white plaster light fixtures and objects inspired by Isamu Noguchi, French 1940’s lighting, and Diego Giacometti . Initially inspired by Frederic Edwin Church’s paintings of … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Powder Room

A bold wallpaper called ‘Antinous’ designed by the Viennese designer Dagobert Peche in 1922 is the dominant element in this Central Park West Powder Room, and is available through the shop at The Neue Galerie. The patinated bronze washstand was … Continue reading

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Christopher Spitzmiller: Handcrafted Lighting Made in NYC

. Elegance – Quality – Beauty – Sophistication What’s not to like about Christopher Spitzmiller lamps??  . I am on a continuous search for distinctive lighting for all of my design projects, and tend to avoid manufactured lamps, with the … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Master Bedroom

The dramatic scale of the custom ‘Grandville‘ solid teak four-post bed from Robert Lighton  truly commands this spacious Master Bedroom in a large Colonial Revival home located in Westchester County, New York. The custom ‘Aspen’ bedside tables from Holly Hunt hold custom ‘Sophie’ lamps in … Continue reading

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