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Monday January 14th, 2013

pets, podcasts, products by 0

Human/House/Harvey: Studs

Always one to favor rugged over delicate, I’ve been known to own a studded design from time to time. There’s just something about a metal stud that attracts my eye and adds a quality detail to any piece. Yes, you can go overboard, but when done right, a stud can take a design from dull…

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Tuesday December 16th, 2008

Monday December 15th, 2008

interviews, podcasts by 3

wintern podcast: mike perry

last week i had the opportunity to meet with a designer that i’m a big fan of, mike perry. mike runs his own studio out of brooklyn where he designs for clients such as urban outfitters, the new york times magazine, and zoo york. he has also published two books: hand job, a book about…

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Friday December 12th, 2008

interviews, podcasts by 2

wintern podcasts: screech owl design

this past week i got to sit down in jacqueline and george schmidt’s gorgeous greenpoint home to talk about their stationery line, screech owl design. we talked about inspiration, influences, design process, and touched on the start up of their company. it’s a great listen for those interested in knowing what happens behind the scenes…

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Monday March 10th, 2008

podcasts by 9

a special podcast: matte stephens and irving harper

a special podcast: matte stephens and irving harper

today i’m incredibly honored and humbled to share a podcast with one of the our country’s greatest designers, irving harper. designer matte stephens introduced and/or reminded a new generation of designers and design admirers to mr. harper’s work with his essay for d*s last october and today he’s sharing an interview he recorded with the…

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Thursday June 14th, 2007

interviews, podcasts by 0

ashley g podcast

ashley g podcast

the lovely susan of art esprit just posted a great podcast with artist ashley g. she’s got a lot of fans over here so i thought some of you might be interested. you can check out some more of ashley’s work right here at susan’s gallery. i love the piece above, it’s a nice departure…

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Thursday May 10th, 2007

interior design, podcasts by 10

jay jeffers podcast

jay jeffers podcast

yesterday i sat down with designer jay jeffers of the jeffers design group. i first fell in love with jay’s work when i saw his home for a california couple in california home and design magazine. jay’s signature style is something he calls “sophisticated fun“- a look that combines beautiful vintage pieces and bold, modern…

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Wednesday April 11th, 2007

Friday March 23rd, 2007

Tuesday January 16th, 2007

podcasts by 4

john pomp

john pomp

last week i hopped a subway up to williamsburg to speak with one of the city’s most celebrated glass artists, john pomp. i’ve been a fan of john’s work for some time now- the way he works with color and form always brings to mind a certain sensuality that is often missing from glass these…

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Monday January 8th, 2007

podcasts by 0

alyssa ettinger

alyssa ettinger

kristina and i often brainstorm projects together and a few weeks ago she came up with a great one: women to watch in 2007. we both decided it would be great to team up and combine our knowledge of both european and american design (she’s the european, i’m the american) to create a “list” of…

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Thursday December 21st, 2006

interior design, podcasts, windows and walls by 6

cavern home podcast

cavern home podcast

as something of a wallpaper fanatic, i’ve followed the recent resurgence in wall decor with great interest. from wall decals to wallpaper i’ve kept an eager eye on emerging designers in this field, anxious to see how people would reinterpret such a classic medium. cavern home was one of the first companies i took note…

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Friday December 15th, 2006

interior design, paper, podcasts by 10

paper + cup podcast

paper + cup podcast

earlier this week i sat down with minhee and truman of paper + cup press. i’m a huge fan of their stationery line and was thrilled that they were able to talk to me about their company, their thoughts on running a small business, how they met and everything in between. click here to hear…

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Wednesday November 15th, 2006

interviews, podcasts by 2

craftcast podcast

craftcast podcast

alison of craftcast was kind enough to include me in her podcast series this week. the other week we spoke on the phone and now the podcast is up on her site- i’m honored to follow project runway’s daniel vosovic in the series. click here to listen to my podcast and scroll down for mr….

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Wednesday October 25th, 2006

interviews, podcasts, textiles by 1

area home podcast

area home podcast

today i’m speaking with anki spets, the designer behind the beautiful linens at area home. inspired by scandinavian traditions and influenced by her modern new york surroundings, anki creates beautiful bedding from her studio on varick street. it was fantastic to see all of her color boards and inspirational clippings laid out- i’m a big…

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Tuesday October 17th, 2006

artwork, interviews, podcasts by 12

jen corace podcast *

jen corace podcast *

last thursday i took a bus from downtown providence to jen corace‘s studio. she was kind enough to let me interview her about her work, her childhood in the suburbs of new jersey and even her favorite meal (she has self-described “burrito problem”). i was so nervous to meet her (she’s like a rock star…

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Thursday October 5th, 2006

podcasts by 1

thomas paul podcast

thomas paul podcast

it’s thursday and time for a fresh podcast! last week i sat down with thomas paul at the lovely keena showroom in brooklyn. amid colorful pillows and roost accessories galore we chatted about design, fashion, trends and porkchops. yes, porkchops. [click here] to listen to the podcast and you’ll see where the porkchops come in….

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Tuesday September 5th, 2006

podcasts by 4

angela adams!

angela adams!

whenever i think of angela adams i’m transported to a place far north, deep in the woods of maine. a world where trees, flowers and animals frolic together to inspire the richly colored and hugely soulful designs of ms. adams. well-known for her beautiful work with textiles, rugs, tiles and accessories, angela adams grew up…

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Thursday June 29th, 2006

podcasts by 2

lena corwin + rena tom podcast

lena corwin + rena tom podcast

this past tuesday i was lucky enough to sit down with both lena corwin and rena tom for special dual d*s podcast. lena was gracious enough to invite us to her (beautiful) home in fort greene to conduct the interview (thanks, lena!). it was extremely exciting for me to get two of my favorite brooklyn…

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Friday May 19th, 2006

interior design, podcasts by 5

dwell podcast!

dwell podcast!

it’s friday and time for a fresh new podcast: this week i’m speaking with the lovely ladies of dwell! well known for their beautiful line of modern bedding, dwell is run by the dashing design duo of christiane lemieux and jennifer chused. they were kind enough to let me pop by their canal street offices…

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