Design

Talking Shop with Linda Horn

The windows of her Madison Avenue boutique have been called one of the greatest retail sights in New York. More than a home store, Linda Horn is a New York treasure—a destination to discover its owner’s keen aesthetic sensibilities in her finds from all over the world, across multiple categories. Here, Horn tells Quest how her business came to be.

Miami Welcomes a JW Marriott Debut

Marriott International, Inc. and Turnberry Associates this week announced that Turnberry Isle Miami, Autograph Collection, will emerge as JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa. The reimagined hotel features a brand-new 16-story Orchid Tower comprised of 325 spacious guest rooms, doubling the resort’s occupancy to 685 rooms. JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa includes …

Leta Foster Debuts New Pre-Fab Design Concept

Leta Foster is offering up her Palm Beach elegance to the world. How so, you ask? Her new venture, PREtty FABulous Rooms, offers rooms with a pre-arranged set of staples, designed by Foster herself. “People will buy an expensive house and then run out to the store to get everything, and it’s all made in China,” Foster says, explaining her inspiration for launching  PREtty FABulous Rooms. “This way, people can get it done quickly but everything is the same quality as if you hired a designer.”

Honoring Palm Beach Architecture

Next month, on December 10, the Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Robert I. Ballinger Award with an award presentation and luncheon at The Breakers. In addition to honoring this year’s Ballinger recipient, the event will toast the publication of the Preservation Foundation’s new book, Palm Beach: An Architectural Heritage, published by Rizzoli.