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QUICK PICKS: Luscious news – August 6, 2014

ROYAL STYLE: Duchess of Cambridge in Belgium in a cream colored coat from Alexander McQueen August 2014

The Duchess of Cambridge wearing a cream Alexander McQueen coat,
Jane Taylor Millinery hat and her trusty LK Bennett pumps, 
in
Belgium commemorating the centennial of World War I – August 2014

 

NEWS AND GOSSIP: Fashion, television, royals, celebrities, travel tips and more…

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DESIGNERS AT HOME: At home with Sarah Richardson in her colorful Toronto home

DESIGNERS AT HOME: Sarah Richardson's home in Toronto, Canada

A COLOURFUL LIFE: Curious about how interior designers create their own homes?

Then take a look at the home Sarah Richardson shares with her husband Alexander Younger, and two daughters, Robin and Fiona, in Toronto, Canada…

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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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