6 "show" apartments at Meier's 165 Charles Street are about to open for a looksee. Jill's already booked to go. More pics and a report on Monday the 13th.
On the surface H&H may be all about the Oscars this week, but underneath there's some great furniture and design going on. There's also intrigue going on as H&H editor Mike Cannell just announced his departure for REAL simple magazine. That means the section is in for a shakeup - WHO WILL TAKE OVER? - as REAL simple continues to attract so much talent that it may soon be the only magazine around.
But let's get to the important stuff, on with the roundup...
If You've Got It, Do You Flaunt It?: You've got to hand it to Carrie Fisher, she's a good writer. This piece on where Oscar statues end up in winner's homes is pure page turning pulp.
Personal Shopper: In one of the best PS's, Marianne Rohrlich highlights a gaggle of side chairs that sparkle.
Making Winter Bloom: Anne Raver is bamboozled by 10 acres of summer taking place at the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society's 177th Philadelphia Flower Show.
- A Little SoHo, a Little St.-Tropez, All Welcoming: Brad Zipper opens the doors to his new house in Little Italy. It is a party-boy dream house done up on the highest level.
Q. I would like to use a wall unit as a room divider. How can I improve the look of its unfinished back?
Q. I'm planning to paint my apartment this spring. Any new products I should know about?
- Please Don't Touch the Celebrities: The origin and the history of LA's Star Maps.
Samuel Moyer's Hello Collection - all made with reclaimed wood
The new home collection from Sieger Design of Germany
The Pirouette mirror has rotating panels with an etched and a smooth side
New mod stencils for graphic use from Brooklyn's Stencil1
- Introducing theshadestore.com, a new window treatment resource