________________________________________ FROM KIMBERLY The pops of color in the pillows and art, pictured above, bring a dynamic quality to the room. “Dynamic” brings to mind too, this beguiling, three dimensional work of art on loan from The Glass House which was a part of the recent exhibition celebrating Frank Stella at the Whitney. It’s a visual flight Continue Reading
_____________________________________ FROM KIMBERLY The Santa Barbara Magazine spread above reprises the chic vibe of 70s California in a beguiling 21st century way. I can almost hear my very first LP, the Beach Boys’ Endless Summer album wafting in the background. Once upon a time, summers did seem endless; basking at the beach, kicking back on Continue Reading
Santa Barbara Magazine Coast Village Road. Around town… Montecito style! I love our little main street in Montecito, Coast Village Road. It’s a charming stretch of five blocks that packs a stylish punch with a wonderful variety of small businesses. What makes Coast Village Road special? MAISON K is featured in the magazine’s December article, Continue Reading
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_____________________________ FROM KIMBERLY Always winter white, shown left is, what is for me, the most beautiful architectural detail bar none. Meticulously hand-carved plaster work in a endless variety of pattern, covers courtyards, archways and walls in Moroccan Palaces, riads and homes. Closer to home than a trip abroad, The Metropolitan Museum of Art has a Continue Reading
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Astier de Villatte’s handmade dinnerware from Paris is unique and timeless. The French ceramics maker creates every piece by hand, in dark terracotta clay, then finishes each item with a milky white glaze. Judy Foreman is a marvelous champion of tastemakers and businesses in our community. She has an incredible sense of style and is Continue Reading
The magazine luxe interiors + design LOS ANGELES recently showcased MAISON K with a fabulous illustration of our storefront and mention of our inlay furniture. PRACTICAL WORKS OF ART I consider inlay furniture and décor to be practical works of art that create interest and drama in a space. Whether you use a shell inlay Continue Reading
The pretty flair design of these shot glasses make an elegant wedding, hostess or house-warming gift. Santa Barbara Magazine (Spring 2014) recently included Maison K’s beautiful shot glasses (set of six glasses, $105) in their Weddings section. They include all the elements of an elegant gift: timeless, useful, heirlooms in the making. I chose these Continue Reading
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