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Gilles Clement, Interior Designer and Bon Vivant

Photos by ChiChi Ubiña Tell us about your boyhood life. Where did you grow up? I was born in Paris, France, into a family of artists. My parents, Serge and Marina Clement have been famous painters for as long as I can remember and lived in a Hotel Particulier where they were always organizing parties [...]

Gilles Clement, Interior Designer and Bon Vivant2021-01-10T18:58:04-05:00

PREtty FABulous ROOMS with Leta Austin Foster

Leta Austin Foster started her interior design business in Palm Beach in 1975. Her career quickly took off after Imogen Taylor of Colefax & Fowler spotted Foster’s design work, inviting her to London for an apprenticeship and hiring her to work for the label in Palm Beach. With access to a top-tier clientele, Foster became [...]

PREtty FABulous ROOMS with Leta Austin Foster2019-02-26T18:28:25-05:00

Bonhams Brings Two Historic Auctions To its New York House

Art is history. It provides us with a rare glimpse into the past and how it fits into the present. Whether in a glass case in a museum or hanging on the walls of someone’s home, art provides a rare glimpse at the bridging of gaps between time and storytelling. On December 14, Bonhams Modern [...]

Bonhams Brings Two Historic Auctions To its New York House2018-12-10T19:50:22-05:00

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Winston Florist Benjamin Newbold

Photography By CHICHI UBIÑA Where are you from? Where did you grow up? I grew up on a farm in Illinois, where I developed an appreciation for nature from a young age. Where did you study? School of the Art Institue of Chicago Describe your personal style. I tend to lean towards natural materials that [...]

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Winston Florist Benjamin Newbold2018-10-31T16:03:31-05:00

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Sutton Mock

Photography By CHICHI UBIÑA Where are you from? Where did you grow up? I was born and raised in Greenwich, Connecticut. Where did you study? I am a sophomore at Greenwich Academy. Describe your personal style: A combination of Sophisticated, Classic, Modern and Vintage. Have your life experiences affected how and what you design? Yes, [...]

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Sutton Mock2018-10-23T18:11:31-05:00

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Patricia Espinosa & Betsy Perry

                                                                             Photography By CHICHI UBIÑA Where are you from? Where did you grow up? Betsy: Born [...]

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Patricia Espinosa & Betsy Perry2018-10-23T18:11:25-05:00

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Angela Kosinski

Photography By CHICHI UBIÑA Where are you from? Where did you grow up? I was born in Germany, but grew up in California from two years on. Where did you study? California Describe your personal style. Casual chic Have your life experiences affected how and what you design? I have travelled extensively and spent many [...]

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Angela Kosinski2018-10-18T16:28:20-05:00

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Nikki Glekas Events

Photography By CHICHI UBIÑA Where are you from? Where did you grow up? I am a first generation Greek-American. I was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA and spent my summers in Ocean City, NJ. Where did you study? I studied Economics at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida. I also studied a Semester At [...]

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Nikki Glekas Events2018-10-18T16:28:20-05:00

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Ken Gemes

Photography By CHICHI UBIÑA   Where are you from? Where did you grow up? I was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. Where did you study? I attended the University of Georgia where I studied Marketing. Describe your personal style? I create environments that are understated and inviting and work for the client’s lifestyle— whether [...]

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Ken Gemes2018-10-10T18:10:21-05:00

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Morrissey Saypol Interiors, LLC

Photography By CHICHI UBIÑA Where are you from? Where did you grow up? Elise: I grew up in the suburb of Belmont, just outside of Boston. Elizabeth: I was raised nearby in Larchmont, New York. Where did you study? Elise: I graduated from Boston College with a major in English and Art History. I then [...]

American Red Cross 2018 Ball Table Top Designers – Morrissey Saypol Interiors, LLC2018-10-09T19:42:47-05:00