Furniture of Statement by Clive Christian

As years progress, the one personal detail called style has slowly become obsolete. Yes, that’s quite right. Style has become the filler, the accomplice of something much more important: your statement pieces. Whether they are shoes or jewelry or words of wisdom, making a statement & being unique has become highly prioritized in today’s society. It’s all…

Harbingers of Design: Fromental Wallpaper

I am proud to say that I have found the Charles James of wall coverings or the haute couture of interior design. The brand is FROMENTAL, the product is sublime and really beyond my writing abilities as no matter how much I try, I will never fully do the product justice. In all my years,…

Facial Fantasies From Fornasetti

A dynasty of dynamic simplicity, the classification of contemporary & chic has become increasingly popular.  But one name from the past has somehow found its niche in this category of modernity. Something alluring, something artistic. Black & white.  The name Fornasetti. Italian painter & interior decorator Piero Fornasetti started his company with a series of 6 white plates…

World Curiosities via Creel and Gow

In what can only be described as the most tasteful 21st century version of “Ye Olde Curiosity Shoppe,” I present to you Creel and Gow. The shop is a veritable treasure trove of items, which range from the simplest tiger eye sphere to the most elaborate deconstructed crustaceans better known as a lobster and huge…

If Walls Could Talk

During the European Renaissance, nobility decorated their homes with tapestries while aristocrats saw the birth of wallpaper. Centuries & many styles later, wall coverings have evolved, but wallpapers have survived into the 21st century. In a world where there always seems to be something better, there actually is when it comes to home renovations. Today,…