Q&A with James Swan

With the launch of the podcast, Million Dollar Decorating, James Swan adds media-host and producer to his resume. The interview-based show becomes the first daily podcast devoted to the worlds of design, decorating, and beautiful living, and features interviews with the world’s leading designers, decorators, architects, and artisans. What inspired you to start this podcast? …

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Million Dollar Magnate: Josh Flagg

You may recognize Josh Flagg from Bravo’s highly addictive Million Dollar Listing, but what you may not know is that the broker is one of L.A.’s most celebrated young collectors in the biz. The agent to A-listers has given us access to his impressive collection, which includes works from andy warhol, Slim Aarons, David Hockney, and…

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Clean lines and rich materials shine in Rozae Nichols and Ian Murrough’s Laurel Canyon home, as spotted in Elle Decor. Whether it’s in the offices of a hot startup or in the latest quirky upscale hotel, mid-century is inescapable. Competitions for perfect pieces from the ’50s and ’60s remains fierce, and the trend shows no sign…

Designer Profile: Kate Rheinstein Brodsky

For Kate Rheinstein Brodsky, decorating is in the blood. As the daughter of celebrated designer Suzanne Rheinstein, Kate grew up familiar with the world of chintz and top drawer antiques. And while tradition informs her designs, Brodsky, who owns a colorful shop on the Upper East Side, adds a cool, New York spin that’s all…

Designer Profile: Jenny Wolf

Jenny Wolf opened her New York design firm in 2011, and in just six short years, her projects have been splashing the pages of our favorite print magazines and design sites. Just what makes this young designer’s eye so covetable? Wolf, who hails from the South and got her career started at Ralph Lauren, creates interiors…

Designer Profile: CeCe Barfield

New York-based designer CeCe Barfield may be the new kid on the block, but she’s anything but green. Following a stint at Vogue, she worked for Bunny Williams, eventually becoming Senior Designer before opening her eponymous firm in 2015. Named to House Beautiful’s “Next Wave” list of designers, Barfield imbues her projects with a refined,…