One word. Donghia. Learning that Chuck Chewning is the storied design house's creative director pretty much tells you all you need to know.
If your mind is still drawing a blank, understanding that Angelo Donghia defined the interior design vocabulary of the 70s and 80s — invitingly plump sofas and armchairs, textiles with intriguing multicolored patterns, glossy walls and ceilings — may put it in perspective. It's a look that still resonates today. More