Porcelain, Tabletop

Historic Collections: Haviland Héritage

Haviland has been creating beautiful porcelain for more than 175 years. David Haviland, the founder of the porcelain manufacturer, started this journey by creating an import company of ceramics and porcelain in 1838 in New York. After becoming captivated by Limousin “white gold,” Haviland moved to Limoges in 1842 and founded his manufacturer. Notable figures… Read More Historic Collections: Haviland Héritage

Home Decor

ArtXHome: Chinoiserie

ArtXHome is a new series on our blog that explores the relationship between art and home design. Stay tuned for more blogs about the most popular design trends and the influence of fine art on their origins. A style culminating from years of trade and cultural exchange between the East and the West, Chinoiserie is… Read More ArtXHome: Chinoiserie

Home Decor, Inspiration, Luxury Gift Ideas, Luxury Home Furniture, Porcelain

“The Dolce Far Niente”: How to Master the Art of Doing Nothing

  The season’s first wisp of cool crisp air  is an instantaneous reminder that not many pleasures compare to a cozy night in. You can make such an enjoyable night even better by setting aside a time to do nothing but soak in your immediate environment. Studies show that activity free downtime has important soothing… Read More “The Dolce Far Niente”: How to Master the Art of Doing Nothing