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A Greenwich Dream Home

Chic in dress and poised in presence, designer Emma Jane Pilkington’s Connecticut house is no exception to her unparalleled taste. Raised in Greenwich, CT, an adolescent Pilkington told herself she would never move back to the quaint area after experiencing … Read the rest of this entry

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Fireplaces Aren’t Just for the Living Room…

Think fireplaces are just for living rooms? Think again! Interior designers are finding inspiration in the past and incorporating fireplaces (or as the French call them – cheminées) into every room of the home. Here are some of our favorite … Read the rest of this entry

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French Design Inspiration From the Met

Beautiful rooms filled with furniture and architectural antiques similar to pieces we have reclaimed from across Europe are alive within New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. Here’s a look at some of our favorite spaces, along with period pieces … Read the rest of this entry

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Fireplace Accessory or Backsplash Centerpiece? You Decide!

Centuries of noble families in the Comte region of France have enjoyed the warmth produced by this 17th c. fireback. This antique French fireback is not just decorative. Prior to the advent of modern heating systems, people relied on the … Read the rest of this entry

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