Sheila Bridges and Alexa Hampton on Creating a Lasting Design Business

What do design talents Sheila Bridges and Alexa Hampton have in common? AD100 honoree designations, multifaceted design businesses, and industry staying power are among them. Both women have led their interior and product design firms for more than two decades, and have naturally learned many things when it comes to staying relevant—and staying in business—over the years. Both decorators joined […]

Sandra Bullock Sells Oceanfront Tybee Island Beach House

After a little under two years on the market, Sandra Bullock’s picturesque Tybee Island home has officially found a buyer. The property, which comprises a 3,360-square-foot main house and an adjacent 2,848-square-foot guest house, sold for $4.175 million. Situated on nearly three acres at the northern end of the exclusive beach town, Bullock’s Georgia home has all the trappings of […]

Designing the Charming World of ‘All Creatures Great and Small’

Endless rolling hills and rich green meadows, quaint farms, centuries-old villages, and charming barnyard animals may be the perfect antidote for stress-filled days. And they can be found in the new PBS Masterpiece series All Creatures Great and Small.  The beloved story of author James Herriot’s 50-year career as a Yorkshire veterinarian, the new adaptation (the original aired on the […]

Kips Bay Decorator Show House Reveals Palm Beach Plans, Art Basel Gets Postponed, and More News This Week

A Top Designer Picks Her Favorite Things AD100 designer Pamela Shamshiri is a master at curating exciting products for her clients’ homes. For a recent collaboration with Autotype Design Club, she translated that skill into a series of limited-edition bundles for various rooms in the home: the office, the kitchen, the bedroom, and the bathroom. Ten percent of all sales […]

3 Winter Design Shows That Are Sparking Wonder Right Now

The social-distancing axiom that “we come together by staying apart” is a cue that the world’s leading art and design dealers have clearly taken to heart. This month, a trio of compelling exhibitions are the product of collaborations between gallerists and curators, who are also making the fruits of their labor available for both online and IRL consumption. The most […]

Lucas Interior Embraces Color to Modernize a Palm Springs Spanish Revival Home

The work of Lucas Interior, a Seattle-based studio helmed by siblings Suzie and David Lucas, has been characterized by serene hues and sweeping yet spare architectural lines. If there is ever a sense of drama, it’s typically achieved purely through volume and geometry. But that’s not how the Lucases approached their latest project, a Spanish Mission Revival home in Palm […]

Lucas Interior Embraces Color to Modernize Palm Springs Spanish Revival Home

This 5,000-square-foot Spanish Mission Revival residence in Palm Springs, California, which sits at the foothills of the San Jacinto mountains, was renovated by siblings David and Suzie Lucas of Lucas Interior. Along with reorganizing the layout and connecting indoor and outdoor spaces in a more cohesive way, they opened up perimeter walls, added floor-to-ceiling glass pivot doors, and incorporated timber […]

Lucas Interiors Embraces Color to Modernize a Palm Springs Spanish Revival Home

The work of Lucas Interior, a Seattle-based studio helmed by siblings Suzie and David Lucas, has been characterized by serene hues and sweeping yet spare architectural lines. If there is ever a sense of drama, it’s typically achieved purely through volume and geometry. But that’s not how the Lucases approached their latest project, a Spanish Mission Revival home in Palm […]