In the Mood: May 2017

white house chinoiserie chic

{A Charming White House with Blue Accents via Chinoiserie Chic}

This month is going to be a busy one! We are starting a few new projects and are in the midst of installing several others for my book, which I have been busy writing. I will be in Las Vegas for a couple of days to spend Fabian’s birthday (today– Happy Birthday, Fabian!) with him while he is there for work. Then, next week, I will be in Los Angeles for Legends of La Cienega. The following week, I’ll head back to New York for a special speaking engagement with Elle Decor. It feels like a mini U.S. tour! When I think of classic American style, of course, red, white, and blue immediately comes to mind. American style also signifies when effortless meets chic and traditional style is executed in a more relaxed manner.

May 16 Mood Top

{They All Hate Us}

May 16 Mood Tory Burch

{Tory Burch’s Manhattan Home Swathed in Arbre de Matisse |  Photography via Harper’s Bazaar}

mood art ellsworth kelly 2

{Ellsworth Kelly}

mood victoria hagan

{Victoria Hagan as featured in Elle Decor}

mood stripes

{Stripes via Pinterest}

mood art john himmelfarb

{John Himmelfarb}

May 16 Steven Gambrel Sag Harbor

{Steven Gambrel}

May 16 Mood Jenna Lyons

{Jenna Lyons via How to Spend It}

mood art twombly

{Cy Twombly}

mood bruce budd

{Bruce Budd as featured in Architectural Digest}

mood sjp

{Sarah Jessica Parker in Harper’s Bazaar}

mood art rothko

{Mark Rothko}

May 16 Mood AD

{Architectural Digest}

May 16 Mood Happily Grey

{Happily Grey}

mood art cecil touchon

{Cecil Touchon}

May 16 Mood Paloma Contreras Design

{Paloma Contreras Design}

May 16 Mood LSD Vogue

{Lauren Santo Domingo}

mood art ellsworth kelly

{Ellsworth Kelly}May 16 Mood Sara Gilbane

{Sara Gilbane}

mood kate moss

{Kate Moss}

May 16 Mood William McLure

{William McLure}

mood art minakani


May 16 Mood Stylecaster

mood ashley whittaker

{Ashley Whittaker as featured in House Beautiful}

mood art james nares

{James Nares}

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{Kirsty Hulme in MDS Stripes}

mood sarah bartholomew

{Sarah Bartholomew}

mood joan miro

{Joan Miro}

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  1. I liked all of that models. Summer coming and it’s time for something fresh and new. Good luck in this intense month for you.

  2. I love these posts and never get tired of them! The images you find are stunning, thank you for scouring the web for our enjoyment. Safe travels on your mini-U.S. tour.