Passage to India

My India obsession continues with this stunning apartment belonging to decorator Marie-Anne Oudejan published in AD magazine. The suite is located in Jaipur’s hotel Narain Niwas Palace and its striking blue and red palette feels both fresh and classic. Marie-Anne is the designer behind my beloved Bar Palladio and Caffe Paladio. Clearly, her home is as chic as her commercial endeavors. I don’t know about you, but I would happily move in. READ POST

Gucci at Tony Duquette’s Dawnridge Estate

I don’t know how I missed the fact that last September, Gucci photographed a campaign in Tony Duquette’s legendary former residence, Dawnridge. Starring the dashing Tom Hiddleston, the malachite and leopard-filled Beverly Hills photo shoot is every maximalist’s dream. Today, the estate is owned by Tony’s former business partner, Hutton Wilkinson (his books about the late Duquette are brilliant). Gucci’s granny-chic-loving creative director Alessandro Michele clearly shares Duquette and Wilkinson’s affinity for the bold and fantastical. Below, I’ve shared more photos of the campaign and Dawnridge, alongside home decor and fashion items that may inspire you to get the look. Now, how to adopt two Afghan hounds…? READ POST

Timeless Blue and White Designs

One pairing I never tire of? Blue and white. A tried and true designer favorite, the traditional color combo never fails to please. From my Royal Copenhagen dinnerware to my growing ginger jar collection, lately, it would seem I just can’t get enough. Below, I’m sharing some of my favorite blue and white interiors alongside chic pieces that will help you get the look in your own home. Above, Aerin Lauder in her dreamy Pierre Frey Toile de Nantes bedroom. READ POST