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2017 Table Top Trend: Painterly Effects

2017 Table Top Trend: Painterly Effects

Luxury dinnerware brands from all over the world set out their best tablescapes at the  Ambiente design fair in Frankfurt, Germany this winter.  One predominate design direction that appeared on the tables of luxe labels was patterns or prints executed with painterly strokes. Villeroy & Boch water-color inspired 2017 dinnerware ...

Alfonso Architects’ Hidden Grotto in the Heart of Florida: Acqua Pietra Spa

Alfonso Architects’ Hidden Grotto in the Heart of Florida: Acqua Pietra Spa

Acqua Pietra, translated literally from the Italian means 'Water Stone', but another more fitting  interpretation of the Italian  'pietra' is 'jewel' or 'gemstone'. And, a jewel in the very heart of Florida is what internationally acclaimed Tampa-based architect  and artist Alberto Alfonso of Alfonso Architects, Inc has designed at the  Acqua ...

Creative Cafe // Artist & Designer Pamela Copeman

Creative Cafe // Artist & Designer Pamela Copeman

Today, the enchanting and talented artist and interior designer Pamela Copeman joins us in the Creative Cafe to discuss her passion for art, what inspires her and her life-long dedication to creating things of beauty. Pamela Copeman and her art studio at home. I am inspired by books, movies, theater, and I also ...

Global Gardens: 5 Countries, 7 Captivating Courtyards

Global Gardens: 5 Countries, 7 Captivating Courtyards

Global Gardens: 5 Countries;7 Captivating and Inspiring Courtyards

A Gift of Light in Miami Beach’s Art Deco District

A Gift of Light in Miami Beach’s Art Deco District

Sunset in the Art Deco District of Miami Beach

2016 Christmas Gift Guide

2016 Christmas Gift Guide

Luxurious Gifts to Give this Christmas.