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February 10, 2019

The V&A Takes a Fresh Look at the New Look’s Pioneering Progenitor, Christian Dior

Ballrooms, Bar Suits and British royals — in a sweeping exhibition, the London museum looks back on 70 years of the French fashion house, as well as its illustrious founder and his fondness for the United Kingdom.

by Clair Watson
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The V&A Takes a Fresh Look at the New Look’s Pioneering Progenitor, Christian Dior

Meet the Dapper, Mustachioed Parisian Who’s Tops in Crafting Enticing Jewels

After more than a decade creating the iconic Lanvin gems of the Alber Elbaz years, designer Elie Top dove into the world of fine jewelry, mixing silver and gold to create his own striking, timeless look.

by Marion Fasel | photos by Hugues Laurent
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Meet the Dapper, Mustachioed Parisian Who’s Tops in Crafting Enticing Jewels

At Colonial Williamsburg, Everything Old Is New Again

With the help of a new director, the Virginia institution's folk art and decorative arts museums are undergoing extensive upgrades.

by Ted Loos
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At Colonial Williamsburg, Everything Old Is New Again

1stdibs Unveils Its One-Acre New York City Gallery Hosting 50 Exhibitors from around the World

For those who love art, antiques and modern design, there’s a compelling new port of call: 1stdibs’ just-opened space where top-end international dealers and creators display their wares under one expansive roof.

by Cara Greenberg | photos by Emily Andrews
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1stdibs Unveils Its One-Acre New York City Gallery Hosting 50 Exhibitors from around the World

Desert Modern Designer Arthur Elrod Finally Gets His Day in the Sun

The Palm Springs interior decorator developed a mid-century style that defined the vacation homes of celebrities and other notables, including Bob Hope and Lucille Ball.

by Jorge S. Arango
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Desert Modern Designer Arthur Elrod Finally Gets His Day in the Sun

Seattle Talent Kylee Shintaffer’s Tech-World Clientele Keeps Her Busy Both Near Home and Far Afield

The Washington State native creates interiors whose aesthetics are always guided by a house's architecture — not by her own preconceptions.

by Fred A. Bernstein
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Seattle Talent Kylee Shintaffer’s Tech-World Clientele Keeps Her Busy Both Near Home and Far Afield

With Their Rambunctious Faux Naïf Aesthetic, Young Makers Are Changing the Way We Think about Design

Following in the footsteps of Italian master Gaetano Pesce, these mostly millennial talents are embracing an intentionally imperfect style with wildly creative results.

by Marisa Bartolucci
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With Their Rambunctious Faux Naïf Aesthetic, Young Makers Are Changing the Way We Think about Design

Remembering Design Visionary Florence Knoll Bassett (1917-2019)

A loving look back at the life and career of a doyenne of mid-century-modern style, who died last week at the age of 101.

by Fred A. Bernstein
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Remembering Design Visionary Florence Knoll Bassett (1917-2019)

Canadian Designer Philip Mitchell Masterfully Balances Tradition and Glamour

Enriching rooms with layers of visual interest is key to the New York– and Toronto-based decorator’s signature style.

by Ted Loos
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Canadian Designer Philip Mitchell Masterfully Balances Tradition and Glamour

These 9 Galleries Have Helped Turn the Lone Star State into a Thriving Art Hub

The Texas art scene is booming, thanks to trailblazing gallerists and their savvy collectors.

by Meredith Mendelsohn
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These 9 Galleries Have Helped Turn the Lone Star State into a Thriving Art Hub

William Monaghan’s Industrial Canvases Speak of a Lost America

The New Orleans–based artist possesses the increasingly rare skills of a highly trained artisan and the eye of an experienced scavenger, as is evident in a new museum exhibition and in his own Crescent City home.

by Abigail R. Esman
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William Monaghan’s Industrial Canvases Speak of a Lost America

Photographer Firooz Zahedi Captures All the Best L.A. Homes, Including His Own

Step inside the incredible residences of art- and design-loving Angelenos.

by Fred A. Bernstein
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Photographer Firooz Zahedi Captures All the Best L.A. Homes, Including His Own
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