Traveling for inspiration (Italy-Giorgetti ) Part 1

Last month, I had the pleasure to be invited by Giorgetti S.p.A. to participate in their Prestige tour in Milan. I had the opportunity to learn about their brand history, their design philosophy, and their dedication to art and craftmanship. In my next few postings, I’ll tell you more about what I learned of this 120-year-old family brand. Continue reading

Traveling for inspiration – Thailand

Thailand – Urban oasis

We love Thailand – a quick hop from Hong Kong, it offers great food and shopping in Bangkok and sun and beach nearby.  My husband and I took the girls to Bangkok and Pattaya recently to enjoy the food and the outdoors – but in Hong Kong, how can you create a green getaway in your own home? Continue reading

Hong Kong, my home.

Louis Vuitton’s Objets Nomades

Louis Vuitton’s limited edition Objets Nomades are on display at Tai Kwun from 23rd to 31st of March.  Renowned artists contributed to the collection, including Atelier Bagietti, Atelier Oï, André Fu, the Campana Brothers, Raw Edges and Tokujin Yoshioka, which celebrates heritage, travel and design.  Continue reading

Traveling for Inspiration

Switzerland * Aeris

Switzerland – the land of high-end watches, rich chocolate, and tall mountains.  On my last European trip, I spent a little time in Zurich, meeting with a company whose products I have now put in many homes – Aeris, the Swiss-made air purifiers. Continue reading

Home design for the family

The child’s bedroom

I have 2 small children, so I know how much energy they have.  It’s easy for kids to take over the home with their presence.  So how do you create their own space in their bedroom, that’s fun and creative?   Continue reading

Iconic designers and influencers

Herman Miller Eames lounge chair

This chair must be the most recognizable piece of furniture in the world.  The Eames lounge chair is an icon of modern style design.  The curved back, the molded seat, and the accompanying ottoman gives this chair its distinctive look.  Its comfort and design makes it a standard furnishing in many high class homes. Continue reading