18 Gifts Under $100 for the Design Lover

Surely, you don’t need to read more about how the holidays are different this year, or how many of us have less padding in our proverbial wallets, so we’ll get right to it: We rounded up 18 original gift ideas for keeping spirits high when budgets are low. Each item in this gift guide is under $100—most are comfortably so—hopefully […]

Kathy Griffin Sells $15 Million Beverly Hills Mansion

After just shy of three months on the market, Kathy Griffin’s Mediterranean-style mansion in a gated community in Beverly Hills has sold for $14.7 million, down from the comedian’s initial ask of about $16 million, according to Variety. The buyer is reportedly a fellow Bravo alum: former Shahs of Sunset star Lilly Ghalichi. The massive home comprises eight bedrooms and […]

Brazilian Painter Lise Grendene’s London Town House Celebrates All-Female Artists

Behind a traditional white Victorian façade in London’s leafy, hushed Holland Park lies a bombshell of color, texture, and bold original artwork created entirely by women, including Judy Chicago, Cecilia Vicuña, Francesca Woodman, Lisa Brice, and Kiki Smith. “I’m Brazilian. I try to bring a bit of Brazil to the U.K.,” says painter Lise Grendene, who delivers a serious dose […]

Pantone Color of the Year: The 2021 Selections Are Gray and Illuminating

A fabric swatch that shows PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray. Photo: Courtesy of Pantone The Pantone color of the year for 2021 is officially here. Except, the color authority has announced not one but two hues—both of which were preliminarily identified by Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, just as the coronavirus had started crossing borders and prompting […]

This Divided Spanish Restaurant Is All About Colorful Geometric Tile

In Valencia’s neighborhood of El Cabanyal–El Canyamelarl lies a myriad of architectural inspirations. The historic fishing village along the Mediterranean is filled with quaint huts and vibrant tiled façades, and this year it was named the fourth coolest neighborhood in Europe by The Guardian. We have to agree. Spanish design firm Masquespacio took a lesson from the neighborhood when it […]

The 2021 AD100 | Architectural Digest

In the world of design and architecture, no list is held in higher esteem than the AD100, now entering its fourth decade. This year, 22 firms from around the globe make their first appearances here. These are the names to know now! Mateo Soto Debut: 5 Solídos Pictured above: ADL, a 5 Solídos-designed restaurant and bar located in Cartagena, Colombia. […]

Meet CaSa, Simon Miller’s First-Ever Home Collection Suitable for Style Lovers Everywhere

Ever wish your shoes could match your home decor? What about your napkins to your market bag? Though we can’t totally say we have, the new Simon Miller home collection is the fashion-meets-home collab we never knew we needed but now certainly can’t live without. With everything from terry cloth towels, leather place mats, and dog leashes to a tightly […]

Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi Drop $49 Million on Four-Acre Montecito Estate

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi have expanded their already-impressive real estate portfolio yet again. The Wall Street Journal reports that they were the mystery buyers of one of the most expensive properties in Montecito, California, in late September. The couple reportedly spent $49 million on the estate, which comprises multiple structures and three parcels of land spanning more than […]