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A Designer and an Antiquary’s Remodeled Guesthouses in Reims (Soon Available to Rent)

I have never been to Reims, the city in the Champagne region of France where all of the French kings were once crowned. But, through the magic of Instagram, I’ve spent the last few weeks poring over one of the most classically, quietly lovely projects I’ve seen: a pair of guesthouses and the accompanying family house of the family renovating them, steps from the city’s famous cathedral. It was Instagram that first led me to discover Les Penates Reims: While researching Nomibis—a flea market base...
Tags: Books, Instagram, France, Vacation Rentals, Reims, House Tour, Rose, Jean, Brun, Architecture & Interiors, Antiques & Vintage, Brice, Design Travel, Berard, French Style, Salome


French Lessons: A Designer and an Antiquary’s Remodeled Guesthouses in Reims (Soon Available to Rent)

I have never been to Reims, the city in the Champagne region of France where all of the French kings were once crowned. But, through the magic of Instagram, I’ve spent the last few weeks poring over one of the most classically, quietly lovely projects I’ve seen: a pair of guesthouses and the accompanying family house of the family renovating them, steps from the city’s famous cathedral. It was Instagram that first led me to discover Les Penates Reims: While researching Nomibis—a flea market base...
Tags: Books, Instagram, France, Vacation Rentals, Reims, House Tour, Rose, Jean, Brun, Architecture & Interiors, Antiques & Vintage, Brice, Design Travel, Berard, French Style, Salome


Hotels & Lodging: A Storied Bohemian Country Estate Reborn in Amenia, NY

Built in 1765 by poet/naturalist Myron Benton, Troutbeck served as a country house and retreat for Benton’s friends and associates, including Mark Twain, Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and the naturalist John Burroughs. The next owner, Joel Spingarn, was a cofounder of the publishing house Harcourt, Brace & Co. and of the NAACP; during his residency, he used Troutbeck to entertain illustrious friends such as Supreme Court justice Thurgood Marshall, W.E.B. Dubois, and Theodore Roosevel...
Tags: Books, England, New York, Supreme Court, Naacp, Hudson, Benton, Upstate New York, Hudson Valley, Theodore Roosevelt, Soho Farmhouse, Manor House, Hotels & Lodging, Brice, Design Travel, Rivertown Lodge


Jacky Winter Gardens: An Artful Retreat Outside Melbourne

Like so many people who come upon a dream fixer-upper, Jeremy Wortsman searched for a compelling reason to buy the needy midcentury house minutes from his family’s own place in the lush Dandenong Ranges, east of Melbourne. An American transplant, Wortsman, who grew up in NYC, traffics in creativity and quickly came up with an answer. He is the owner/director of The Jacky Winter Group, a growing creative services agency that represents illustrators, and he decided to overhaul the house and its ga...
Tags: Books, Australia, Sydney, Ikea, Bill Murray, Melbourne, Sarah, Bathrooms, Bedrooms, Dandenong Ranges, Trotter, Midcentury, Remodel & Renovation, Indoor-Outdoor Living, Architecture & Interiors, Palette & Paints


Jackie Winter Gardens: An Artful Retreat Outside Melbourne

Like so many people who come upon a dream fixer-upper, Jeremy Wortsman searched for a compelling reason to buy the needy midcentury house on Clematis Creek, minutes from his family’s own place in the lush Dandenong Ranges region, east of Melbourne. An American transplant, Wortsman, who grew up in NYC, traffics in creativity and quickly came up with an answer. He is the owner/director of The Jacky Winter Group, a growing creative services agency that represents illustrators, and he decided to ove...
Tags: Books, Australia, Sydney, Ikea, Bill Murray, Melbourne, Sarah, Bathrooms, Bedrooms, Dandenong Ranges, Trotter, Midcentury, Remodel & Renovation, Indoor-Outdoor Living, Architecture & Interiors, Palette & Paints



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