Category: Chanel

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Favorite Finds in 2014 – The Gospel According to Coco Chanel

This summer I saw a little book that caught my eye and bought a copy. I thought it was adorable sitting on a table as a decoration, but also found the book charming. It’s called “The Gospel According to Coco Chanel” by Karen Karbo.  I liked it so much, I gave a few copies as Christmas gifts. She was such an interesting person and … Read More Favorite Finds in 2014 – The Gospel According to Coco Chanel

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The Sofa Saga Continues

So the sofa saga continues…. I had written about sofa shopping earlier. I have always been intrigued with Chanel’s beautiful sofa and loved the idea of suede. And I love the curled arms of the sofa on “Friends”. My daughter and I found a sofa with great lines, but I knew I needed to have it recovered and “pillowed” by my friend Maggie Terry. … Read More The Sofa Saga Continues

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Sofa Shopping

Sofas make me a little nuts. After shopping for them for a while, they all tend to feel the same and leave me cold. When I go to one store, they seem to sit the same. Go to another, and they have their version of the only kind of sofa to have. It’s a little frustrating to me. So, I started thinking about my … Read More Sofa Shopping