Month: April 2016

The Spring in Your Step

Even after all these years, I’m still at times floored by the scale of the place. And it’s always the old reliables that stand out: The silvery arcs of the Chrysler Building, the wide avenues, the filigree of Central Park, the limestone monument to power, the Rockefeller Center. The recent trend for tall, slender and …

Atlanta’s Swan House Ball

There’s an ultimate season for everything: New York in autumn, Europe in June…in Atlanta, it’s the spring. Heralded by obscene sprays of pink dogwoods, hydrangeas, and azaleas, April welcomes the crown jewel of the South’s social season, The Swan House Ball, a benefit for the Atlanta History Center. I was asked to design it and …

Valleywood Road

Michele Klosson of Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to present this amazing renovated 4-bedroom, 3.5-bath home in Cos Cob, Connecticut. It features a living room with fireplace, formal dining room, kitchen with new stainless steel appliances, and granite counters and French doors that lead to an expansive terrace. The family room is adjacent to the …