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Rhino-shaped desk by Les Lalannes

Rhino-shaped desk by Les Lalannes

What Is James Wearing blogger James Andrew, who appears to be having a wonderful time visiting Paris, recently posted this rhino-shaped desk by Les Lalannes, who are currently the subject of a retrospective at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs. I love rhinos, and I’d love to see this desk in person, but as I probably won’t be visiting […]

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Guest Post: Exploring Southern France with J. (Nick) Nichols and Rebekah Zaveloff

Guest Post: Exploring Southern France with J. (Nick) Nichols and Rebekah Zaveloff

Thanks to KitchenLab’s J. (Nick) Nichols for contributing this guest post about he and his wife Rebekah Zaveloff’s annual trip to Southern France with his parents and family. ♦ The doldrums of winter seem to be a good time for all of us involved with home design to take a break in whatever form possible […]

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Guest Post: Le Trip’s Jill Mitchell on life in Provence

Guest Post: Le Trip’s Jill Mitchell on life in Provence

I “met” Jill Mitchell when I e-mailed her about a fantastic vintage snake anatomy print I spied while visiting her Ebay store.  An American who chronicles her life in Provence on her blog Le Trip, Jill organizes day trips, tours and travel packages for those of us who do not live like she does.  But […]

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Travel: Hotel Bourg Tibourg

Travel: Hotel Bourg Tibourg

I enjoy staying in hotels just a bit off the beaten path. I can’t imagine staying at a Hilton when for about the same dime, one can have a truly unique experience. One excellent example is Hotel Bourg Tibourg in Paris, France. Hotel Bourg Tibourg sits on a bustling street, Rue Bourg Tibourg, in the […]

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