Yay, it isn't 90 degrees in the studio anymore. I even finished 2 paintings in one stretch without sweating on everything! Of course, fall weather arrives mere weeks after I finally get a portable air conditioner.
I had some people ask for more photos of my new place, so here are some very non-styled (because I am lazy) photos of a few parts. Here is a little bit of the lobby, we have fishy tanks that go all around, and a fancy intimidating front desk concierge. Stay outta here riff-raff! I… Continue reading Daily Vacation in My New Pad
Gayfryd and Saul Steinberg... YSL... Jayne Wrightsman... The Duke and Duchess of Windsor... Jackie Beat... Kelly Werstler... Sao Schlumberger... Dita von Teese... Coco Chanel... Diana Vreeland... Helena Rubenstein... Tobias Meyer... Sometimes the most expensive things can be made to look cheap, and the cheapest made to look valuable. I always find it interesting what… Continue reading Hideous or Fabulous?
My husband and I will be co-hosting a New Year's Eve party with several other couples next week. This will be my first time hosting anything NYE related; I have in the past usually ended up at a bar, the Ritz-Carlton Laguna Beach, someone's house, had only a few friends over, or set off fireworks… Continue reading The Table Setting
I've had my eye on this new puppy, being that fits in perfectly with my art and design coffee table book addiction in subject matter and so forth. But until I can thumb through it, I am wary. What if it doesn't live up to my standards? Granted my standards might not be everyone's, but… Continue reading Coffee Tables Books That Do and Don’t Deliver
When you've been banished to lounging in bed all day, you have a laptop, and you've nearly escaped a death sentence, getting bit by the shopping bug happens! Admittedly this whole chances of cancer coming back in my life are 50/50 thing has me mildly freaked out. Granted it may not be until I'm 64… Continue reading Coveting During Convalescence