What I'm Reading

What I'm Reading Right Now - Beauty and Seduction: Paulette Tavormina

What I'm Reading Right Now - Beauty and Seduction:  Paulette Tavormina

New York photographer Paulette Tavormina has recently released a new book, Seizing Beauty published by Monicelli Press.  Every page is filled with lush, dense, yet elegant still-life compositions of fruit, vegetables, florals, botanicals, insects and butterflies...

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What I'm Reading Right Now - Inside Venice

What I'm Reading Right Now - Inside Venice

I've been in search of inspiration for an interior design project I've just begun.  These clients have requested European-style interiors with classical decorative touches.  So, I was very happy to come across a recent Quintessence blog review of the volume Inside Venice: A Private View of the City's Most Beautiful Interiors, written by Toto Bergamo Rossi...

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What I'm Reading Right Now - Carolyn Roehm: at Home in the Garden

What I'm Reading Right Now - Carolyn Roehm: at Home in the Garden

Carolyne Roehm - at Home in the Garden

I have been following the forever chic Carolyne Roehm for the last three decades, when she began her career as a fashion designer with Oscar de la Renta, her mentor for 10 years.  She went on to establish her namesake fashion company in 1984 and also served as president of the Council of Fashion Designers of America.  

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What I'm Reading Right Now - Palm Beach Chic

What I'm Reading Right Now - Palm Beach Chic

Palm Beach Chic

It's October and I'm starting to plan for Florida, my haven from the brutal New York winter.  Hot off the presses, via Quintessence Blog is the just released interior design book, Palm Beach Chic, written by Jennifer Ash Rudick with photography by Jessica Klewicki Glynn.  

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