Mar. 07

 

NEW AND NOW: The Camp Wannagetaway Fabric Collection from Perennials

by Lynn Byrne

This past week, I have been home sick with first a bad cold and then a sinus infection (just started antibiotics).  What irks me most about this is that I lost my leverage over Larry. It was his trip to London that forced me to cancel my plans to Read more [...]

Mar. 05

 

DESIGN DICTIONARY: Caning

by Lynn Byrne

"If you are going to walk the walk, you need to talk the talk," CANING:  With respect to furniture, a method of weaving using long, narrow strips of  the peeled bark or skin of the rattan vine.  Typically used to construct seats and backs of seating Read more [...]

Mar. 04

 

My Top 3 Tips for Bidding at Auction Learned While I Was Employed at Sotheby’s

by Lynn Byrne

With top interior designer, Charlotte Moss, offering an abundance of goodies at auction this week, now seemed the perfect time to share my top 3 tips for bidding at auction, gleaned from my years employed at Sotheby's. 1. Attend the pre-sale exhibition Read more [...]

Mar. 04

 

Check Out Charlotte Moss’ Chic Stuff on the Auction Block

by Lynn Byrne

Talk about someone's trash being another person's treasure!  The quintessentially chic designer, Charlotte Moss, has cleared out her closets and storage bins to offer over 400 lots of furniture, decorations and art for auction at Doyle this Thursday, Read more [...]

Feb. 28

 

SMILE IN YOUR INBOX: Cooper-Hewitt’s Object of the Day Blog

by Lynn Byrne

Have you subscribed to the Cooper-Hewitt Musuem's wonderful new blog, Object of the Day?    It's a guaranteed daily smile just for its eccentricity and diversity. The museum is currently closed for renovations but this new blog allows you to Read more [...]
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