Furniture restoration – our Q & A with Philippe Bayol of Arz Men, ebenistes and restorers

The ‘After’ image! An American desk in elm, 1990s. Revarnished and tinted with vegetable based tint The ‘before’ image! This week we spoke with Philippe Bayol of Arz Men Ebenistes and Restorers about the most frequent projects he works on … Continue reading

Interview with Jacques Jarrige

Fiori chandelier, 1998 Photo courtesy of Valerie Goodman Gallery ~~ Jacques Jarrige is a thinker. Reflection plays a major part in his creative process.  In his work what attracts and fascinates us is the deeply thoughtful and artistic element which … Continue reading

Friday Finds at PAD Paris 2014

This week we have decided to post some images of the beautiful pieces we are seeing at PAD this year. We hope you enjoy them! The most beautiful and happy little coffee table. Hand cut. Limited edition of 12. ~~ … Continue reading

Friday Finds!

An impressive pair of large Holophane glass sphere ball lights. This historic company made car and street lights until the mid 1980s.  Hanging height can be regulated. They have been rewired and are ready to hang. ~~  Two iconic chairs … Continue reading

Schiaparelli appartment, Place Vendome, Paris

As part of the major revitalization of the Paris fashion house Schiaparelli, a couture salon is reopening at 21 Place Vendome, the exact spot where the original salon was created in 1935. Restored and redecorated by Vincent Darre, there are … Continue reading