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What's New What's Next

What's New What's Next

I hope you\'ll join the Kravet team and me this week at What\'s New What\'s Next, where I will be interviewing three of my favorite designers, Alexa Hampton, Markham Roberts, and Tom Scheerer, on who and what inspires them. The day-long event...
general decoration - 2018-09-10 19:08:01
Kenneth Battelle at Home

Kenneth Battelle at Home

"The top". "An institution". The "Secretary of Grooming". These were just some of the titles and accolades given to Kenneth, the legendary hairdresser who tended the locks of Jacqueline Kennedy, Lee Radziwill, Brooke Astor, Audrey Hepburn, and...
general decoration - 2018-09-10 19:08:01
Chez Princesse Ghislaine de Polignac

Chez Princesse Ghislaine de Polignac

A friend recently gave me the most interesting book about Marie Antoinette: To The Scaffold, by Carolly Erickson. To borrow my friend\'s description of the book, it is gripping. Although I knew well the history of the French Revolution and Marie...
general decoration - 2018-08-13 19:11:46


What I've Been Up to Over the Past Year: Inspired Design

What I've Been Up to Over the Past Year: Inspired Design

Goodness. It feels strange writing a blog post after a year-long hiatus. I was worried that I may have forgotten how to blog, but it seems that after eleven years of writing The Peak of Chic, blogging has become second nature. It feels good to be...
general decoration - 2018-08-07 19:09:44
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