Going over my many pictures of Safari Lodge interiors that I took during our last Christmas vacation inspired me to share them with you and, of course, adding my own […]
… quite literally! When we recently designed our master bathroom, we faced, as my daughter Natasha would say, a “little problem”: we had to put a partition wall between the free […]
Happy New Year to all! I hope all of you had a most relaxing holiday season and a good start into 2016. I for my part just returned from a […]
Hyderabad. It felt like 1895, calling images of the sixth Nizam (administrator of the realm or “king”) of Hyderabad, Mehbook Ali Khaan, to mind, alighting from his royal carriage. Sore […]
It’s Christmas Day and I promise to keep this blog, long overdue in writing, short and sweet. In my previous posts, I have long promoted the view that very few […]
What do Brazilian bombachas – the traditional pants of Brazilian gauchos – have in common with a walk in the park? Though it may not immediately seem so, there is a fairly […]
Graphics Designer Chip Kidd identifies good design by putting it to a test. Good design can be clear or mysterious. What really matters, however, is that it is usefully clear or mysterious.