Su Holder had a vision for her dream house. Too bad it needed walls. “We knew we had to live in a house, but
Previously, I discussed American minerals and some of my recent travels here in the States to uncover remarkable specimens. Not only is the United States
Since the renaissance, Florence, Italy, has been known for its culture of artisanal excellence. So, when Edgardo Osorio, founder and creative director of the
A little girl stands on her tippy-toes, peering into the jewelry box as her mother sorts through her baubles and gems. Rings, bracelets, necklaces and
Art and life are perennially linked. For cultures all over the world, art is used to tell a story, to evoke emotion, to worship. In
Heart in the storm/pandemic 2020 is a somber scene. On the canvas, there are cascading showers of penetrating hues of deep blue that create symbolic, atmospheric
When Phelan’s opened in the 1950s, life—and design—were entirely different than they are now. Originally founded as a paint store that also sold wallpaper, previous
In the last 20 years, Arash Khurana has lived in 30 homes in four countries. Though she loves the adventure of expat living in different places, all
The dictionary defines the word “cabochon” as a gem polished but not faceted, derived from the French word caboche. It’s a thing of beauty, allowed