Category Archives: DECOR

Ferran Adrià: NOTES ON CREATIVITY

elBulli was an experience.  a true experience for all the senses.  some years ago, near rosas, spain, at Ferran Adrià ‘s experimental restaurant, i enjoyed an ultra sensorial experience.  not to dramatise, but to this day, it is difficult to speak clearly about this … Continue reading

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a man’s world

last night, Hermes, threw a party in the miami design district.  the theme was ‘a man’s world’.  the party celebrated men and their world.  Hermes threw an amazing party.  the venue, the music, the crowd, and yes, food and drinks, were just right. … Continue reading

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CASA LEVER

on 53rd street and park avenue, on the south side of the landmark Lever House building, you will find the entrance.  this entrance takes me back to 2003, and was to be a passage to another entry that is now a luvMUST.  the … Continue reading

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a gift

 gift (noun) a thing given willingly to someone without payment; a present A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer.  ~Seneca how does one feel when a gift is offered? … Continue reading

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3 luvSTUFF = 3 luvMUST

1) flowers– the march equinox, which marks the first day of spring, is almost upon us.  it’s the season of rebirth and renewal.  spring flowers have started to bloom, and this is an ideal time to bring fresh flowers indoors. … Continue reading

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3 luvSTUFF = 3 luvMUST

1) candle– Diptyque candles were first made nearly 50 years ago, in paris, france.  over 50 scents have been meticulously created in a wide range of fragrances, including the 34 boulevard saint germain fragrance, that encapsulates the soul and address of the … Continue reading

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3 luvSTUFF = 3 luvMUST

1) Macarons – LADUREE— laduree has been in business since 1862, and in the early 20th century, pierre desfontaines, the cousin of louis ernest laduree, thought of  filling two macarons, giving laduree its most famous delicacy.  in paris, france, during fashion week, at … Continue reading

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LA DAME DE PIC

it was just the other day, at lunch, that i realized how important the decor details in a restaurant are.  and i know that Anne–Sophie Pic knows this, as it became obvious why BRUNO BORRIONE  was chosen for the interior decor of her … Continue reading

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dress the sticker

so seldom do i watch the tube.  i do not object to the tube or the remote control, it’s just that i am not watching.  but last month, it was on in the morning hour, as i was enjoying my … Continue reading

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3 luvSTUFF = 3 luvMUST

1) an orange a day– under 100 calories, low in saturated fats, cholesterol free, sodium free, an excellent source of vitamin c, rich in fiber, folate, potassium, and thiamine packed nutrition.  at breakfast, do eat a segmented juicy orange to … Continue reading

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