Ina Garten is the founder of the famous Barefoot Contessa food Emporium on the Hamptons, Food Network chef and a best selling cook book author. We love her casual approach to entertaining that focuses on the best possible ingredients and presenting them in a beautiful way. Ina often arranges locally grown fruits, vegetables and herbs […]
Born in Ohio and raised in Michigan, painter and nature photographer Ken Buckner was educated at the University of Michigan and graduated with honors from the Art Center College of Design in California. Additional study in London was followed by a successful career in advertising in New York and Los Angeles including national recognition. He […]
What’s the latest in decorating with a coastal theme? A stunning mirror can open up the room as well as bring in Feng Shui elements. We have the exclusive on an amazing line of mirrors. Here are just a few: Scallop Mirror A circular piece framed in bold, gorgeous persimmon-hued scallop shells.
While on the West coast, the Malibu Beach House project by Pamela Burton & Company was an award winner with the ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects), and it’s certainly a winner with us. The ASLA site has full details and photos. We love the prolific use of the grasses to add color and movement, […]
If you live near Newport Beach, perhaps you already know about beautiful Crystal Cove. If you don’t, then maybe you should add it to your itinerary! We are just in love with the picturesque cottages there. Located in the heart of Crystal Cove State Park’s 3.5 miles of pristine coastline, the Historic District first developed […]