Inside Look: Las Vegas Market

Feizy Rugs I can’t tell you how amazed I was by Feizy Rugs. Above is an example of their extremely colorful rugs that they carry, a perfect statement piece for a home office or bedroom. They also have some incredible Berber inspired designs that I couldn’t seem to walk away from. Furniture and home decor are … Continue reading

Cutting Edge: Sculptural Lighting from Gallery L7

Swedish Table Lamp, $1,200 I whole heartedly believe in the multidimensionality of design. I live by the idea that we shouldn’t separate painting, from sculpture, music, film, and interior design. So when I come across a selection of items that communicates this concept so clearly it energizes every part of me. I wanted to share with you … Continue reading

Fresh Trend: Designing with Skateboards

Laura Day’s home in Lonny Magazine. Sometimes interior design doesn’t have the guy in mind. And certainly many style conscious women want their homes to be perfect only to find their boyfriend’s novelty memorabilia on the shelf next to a well arranged stack of books. It can cause frustrations and rifts. Well, luckily there may be something … Continue reading

Style Steal: The Best Prints Under $200 (and as Low as $10)

Vacancy 8×12 – 16×24 print by John Santoni, $75-$125 Great original artwork is hard to find, and to also be able to afford it is even harder. It seems as though our walls are doomed to be bare and undecorated. And if you are like me, you have spent countless hours looking through Etsy only … Continue reading

Man’s Best Friend: Saturdays Surf Shop in Soho

Saturdays Surf has a relaxed yet sophisticated feel. The coffee bar in the middle of the store draws in a constant stream of locals.Image from Saturdays Surf. Readers, this is a rare occurrence: this store has rendered me jealous of those with an x and y chromosome. And to think that retail has the power … Continue reading

Fresh Trend: Five Spring Trends to Try

1. Basic Sandal: $ 49.90, Zara | 2.  Batya Wrap-effect Crepe Top by Batya: $200, NET-A-PORTER | 3. Soleil de Mer Leather Handbag by pb travel: $396, | 4. Fifi High-rise Denim Shorts by Katherine Hamnett: $67.50, The Outnet | 5. Wide Jigsaw Bucklet Stingray Bracelet: $110, Leigh Elena Many of us here in New York are both excited … Continue reading

Art Show: Jenna Snyder-Phillips Answers a Proust Questionnaire

Jenna Snyder-Phillips in her studio. I have often seen impactful, awe-inspiring artwork in the airy and architectural spaces of the MoMA or the Prado, but it’s a rare thing to see a similarly grand piece in the private context of a home. When art and interior design merge, it reminds you of painting’s true purpose: … Continue reading

Man’s Best Friend: Ozwald Boateng Revolutionizes Menswear

Image from Proverb Limited Style or substance? That’s often the choice that is put before us. But for Ozwald Boateng, the revolutionary designer of Bespoke menswear, they are one and the same. According to him, substance is a necessary component of good style because it is an outward expression of one’s creativity. Boateng is certainly creative. … Continue reading

Inside Look: My Apartment in Lonny Magazine

From the March-April 2012 issue of Lonny Mag I am very excited to reveal to you images of my Brooklyn apartment in the newest issue of Lonny Magazine. I am so honored and thrilled to have been part of their latest Spring edition and so impressed by their work putting this article together. I just … Continue reading

Cutting Edge: The Exceptional Art Direction of VMAN

VMAN’s online Fall issue starts strong! When I worked as the Style Editor at Lonny Magazine we threw around many design-forward and ambitious ideas on how to present our exciting editorial content. If you remember the November/December issue, our whole team collaborated on our first ever in-house styled gift guide. The final product was, thankfully, a … Continue reading