Salut and Chin Chin

________________________________________ FROM KIMBERLY Speaking of French Finds, this is one of them for sure — “Le Jardin du Quai” in L’Isle sur la Sorgue. A multi storied, vine clad villa with ice blue shutters stands amidst a verdant garden with dining tables all about – it could not have been more quintessentially provencal – utterly Continue Reading

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July 08, 2016 by maison

Dress Your Table With Summer Ceramics

_____________________________________________ FROM KIMBERLY There is a beautiful movement in design combining natural organic elements with sleek simplicity and geometric proportions. Pictured here is a perfect example of this 21st century aesthetic, the “Hypar Pavilion” – a superbly sculptural park/restaurant called Lincoln, at Lincoln Center. It’s one of my favorite under the radar spots to dine Continue Reading

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June 11, 2016 by maison

Entertaining Ideas

____________________________________________ FROM KIMBERLY The Theatre at Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles is a phenomenally preserved “motion picture palace”, built in 1927 by four of the most famous stars at the time, founders of United Artists. Where once silent films played, it’s now a very active live performance venue with a myriad of attractions. After Continue Reading

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December 20, 2015 by maison

Fabulous New Book Titles

______________________________ FROM KIMBERLY Le Livre a toute heure! A consommer sans moderation! The book at all hours! Consume without moderation! This photo is 10 years old, but I will always remember the charm of finding this vending machine in San Germain de Pres after dinner one evening. No matter how you consume your books, whether Continue Reading

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December 05, 2014 by maison

How to: Dress your springtime table!

As a foundation for your table scaping, use one of these exquisite white on white appliqué textiles which I just found in Kerela, India. Each piece is entirely made by hand of fine cutwork cotton hand-stiched onto a gauze ground. They also make a beautiful coverlet for your bed. Very limited assortment available in two sizes. Continue Reading

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March 10, 2014 by maison

Holiday Countdown: 7 days!

PLATINUM BERRY CHAMPAGNE FLUTES   This set of six flutes is a stunning gift to give or receive. The tall slim profile is a fresh take on a traditional flute and is detailed with platinum berries. This beautiful glass will enhance any bubbly served.  It’s both festive and casual all at once! Show them off Continue Reading

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December 17, 2013 by maison

Holiday Countdown: 12 Days!

  VINTAGE BAKLAVA TRAYS  These grand trays are handmade in Turkey and were used for making Baklava. Each tray has a beautiful and unique pattern incised into the surface. They are made of copper with a tin overlay. They make wonderful side tables, trays for large ottomans, or even decorative wall art. Very limited assortment. Continue Reading

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December 12, 2013 by maison

Holiday Countdown: 19 Days!

WALNUT BARK SERVING COLLECTION   This ever popular assortment of serving pieces is made of nickel plate and walnut bark. Assortment includes candlesticks, ice buckets, cheese plates, martini shaker, etc,. In addition to the walnut bark collection we have beautiful horn accessories.   $35.-275

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December 05, 2013 by maison

Holiday Countdown : 21 Days!

ASTIER DE VILLATTE COLLECTABLES Hand made at a workshop in Paris, this extremely collectable and ever beautiful pottery line is often imitated but never replicated – it is truly functional art to be enjoyed everyday. We have just received a new shipment from France, featuring new silhouettes so come by as soon as possible to Continue Reading

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December 03, 2013 by maison

Holiday Countdown: 53 days!

Our best selling mango wood salad bowl is made from mango trees retired from fruit bearing. When the tree is felled, a new one is planted and the wood is utilized into items such as this handsome bowl. The finish varies on each piece. Our olive wood with bone inlay servers are handcrafted in Kenya Continue Reading

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November 01, 2013 by maison