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LUSCIOUS LIBRARY: Manhattan Classic: New York’s Finest Prewar Apartments by Geoffrey Lynch

LUSCIOUS LIBRARY: Manhattan prewar apartments - Geoffrey Lynch - Manhattan Classic_p168

BOOK TO BUY: Manhattan Classic: New York’s Finest Prewar Apartments by Geoffrey Lynch…

 

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ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN: 55 Blair Road in Singapore

SINGAPORE ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIORS: 55 Blair Road in Singapore

ASIAN-HERITAGE-MEETS-CRISP-MODERN: 55 Blair Road, Singapore: A modern renovation of a heritage Art Deco terrace home…

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FAMOUS FOLK AT HOME: Annette and Oscar de la Renta in Kent, Connecticut

Designers at home: Oscar de la Renta - December 2008 issue of Vogue

Oscar and Annette de la Renta outside their country home

 

DESIGNERS’ HOUSES: A look at the sophisticated weekend country home in Kent, Connecticut with fashion and homewares designer, Oscar de la Renta, and his philanthropist wife, Annette de la Renta… Continue reading »

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QUICK PICKS: Luscious news – April 4, 2014

Dior: The Legendary Images: Great Photographers and Dior by Florence Muller

Mozart dress by Dior Spring Summer 1950 Haute Couture
collection by Norman Parkinson 1950, found in the new book,
“Dior: Legendary Images — Great Photographers and Dior”

 

TAKE A BREAK: Enjoy some time out catching up with some style news, shopping, travel and celebrity gossip…

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A LUSCIOUS LIFE: Rachel “Bunny” Mellon – Part 2

Art patron and gardener Bunny Mellon

HOUSES OF THE RICH AND FAMOUS: More photos from the international properties belonging to American philanthropist, landscape gardener and art patron, Rachel “Bunny” Mellon, who died this month…

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A LUSCIOUS LIFE: Rachel “Bunny” Lowe Lambert Mellon – Part 1

Bunny Mellon

Rachel “Bunny” Mellon photographed at a window of
her Virginia home for “Vogue” 1965 by Horst P. Horst

 

Art patron, philanthropist, self-taught landscape gardener, and recluse Rachel “Bunny” Mellon (August 9, 1910 – March 17, 2014) died this week, aged 103…

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STYLE LEADER: At home with Chris Burch from C. Wonder in the Hamptons

DESIGNERS AT HOME: Chris Burch in the Hamptons

FAMOUS FOLK AT HOME: Chris Burch, the owner of the C. Wonder brand, and former husband of designer Tory Burch, opens up his home in Southampton for a house tour…

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STYLE LEADER: India Hicks, Island Living

India Hicks, Island Living

Stylish living: India Hicks, the daughter of designer David Nightingale Hicks and Lady Pamela Mountbatten, inherited her parents’ good taste and royal connections.

Take a look at some of the inspiration from her Bahamas island lifestyle and her homewares and fashion items including jewellery, bedding and bath products…

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Luscious style: Outdoor living – part 2

Here’s part 2 of our pictorial look at OUTDOOR LIVING…

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ROYALTY: Kate and William’s Kensington Palace home in London – Apartment 1A

Prince William and Kate Middleton's new Kensington Palace apartment

Here’s some news and photos of the renovated apartment “1A” at Kensington Palace in London, which the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and baby Prince George are moving into…

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