Tag Archives: Design

Making MAD

Barbara Tober doesn’t just break the mold of every role she takes on. She pulverizes it, gathers the rubble, and has the pieces made into tasteful decorative artwork for her mantle. Her quick wit, sharp determination, and expressive joie de vivre have served her well in life, whether running a magazine or a museum—in this …

Flower Talk, With Ron Wendt Design

Ron Wendt is a floral enthusiast for all seasons—and all occasions, from weddings and private parties to New York’s largest and most anticipated philanthropic galas. His firm, Ron Wendt Design, offers full-service event and design production and specializes in the creation of sophisticated décor environments with the best in floral and interior ambience. Some of …

It Seems Like Yesterday

It was 1984—not George Orwell’s 1984, but Tiffany & Co.’s utopian 1984. The legendary American luxury retail emporium had taken back its luster in a leveraged buyout from Avon, who had owned it since 1979. Tiffany’s celebrated design director John Loring was beginning to shoot for Tiffany Taste, his second book with his famous editor, …