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  • San Francisco Fall Show News

    San Francisco Fall Show News

    Due to the challenges faced for large scale events during the pandemic, Show Chair Suzanne Tucker and a dedicated team
  • Designer Discourse: Laurie Ghielmetti

    Designer Discourse: Laurie Ghielmetti

    A Q&A Series with Prominent Designers Circle Members Laurie Ghielmetti’s design work can easily be described as sophisticated, daring, and
  • The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – T is for …

    The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – T is for …

    Tankard A tankard is a tall metal  – usually silver or pewter – drinking vessel with one handle for beer,
  • Designer Discourse: Kelly Hohla

    Designer Discourse: Kelly Hohla

    A Q&A Series with Prominent Designer Circle Members Of all the terms interior designer Kelly Hohla uses to describe her
  • The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – S is for…

    The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – S is for…

    Salver A salver is a plate or tray, typically silver or silver-gilt, used for the formal offering of food, drink,
  • A Few Questions for Miles Redd

    A Few Questions for Miles Redd

    Photograph of Miles Redd, Courtesy of Ballard Designs A few adjectives come to mind when thinking about the design work
  • The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – R is for …

    The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – R is for …

    Raku Raku is a type of hand shaped porous Japanese pottery with a thick lead glaze, in colors ranging from
  • Jeff Schlarb, Classic Contemporary Design

    Jeff Schlarb, Classic Contemporary Design

    Jeff Schlarb’s designs are not shy. He describes his design sensibility as ‘classic contemporary’, but one look at his creations,
  • The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – Q is for…

    The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – Q is for…

    Qingbai Qingbai is Chinese porcelain from the Song dynasty (960-1279) with its signature translucent misty-blue glaze. It is also known
  • David Netto, On Design

    David Netto, On Design

    David Netto doesn’t have a signature style. “I come at every project with respect for the architecture,” he says “I
  • The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – P is for…

    The Alphabet of Art & Antiques – P is for…

    Parcel gilt Parcel gilt is a term used to describe silverware or furniture, parts of which are gilded, such as
  • A Conversation with Designer Brian McCarthy

    A Conversation with Designer Brian McCarthy

    A Room is Like a Cocktail Party, and all the Pieces Merely Guests 2020 has made designer Brian McCarthy grateful.