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East Hampton is "Home" to First Serena & Lily Store!!!

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I'm back in East Hampton for the summer

& I just found the most divine store ....

Serena & Lily!!!!

 

This stunning shop is the first "bricks & mortar"

store from catalogue & on-line "accessorator guru's"

Serena Dugan & Lily Kanter!!!

 

Filled with all the ymmie products that are available

on the web & in their catalogue,

this store is for all of us

who  MUST

touch & feel "everything"!!!

 

And Serena & Lily's "everything" is sublime!!!

 

Great products, great colors & patterns,

great quality, & a stunning shopping environment ...

what else can an "accessorator" ask for????

 

Oh yes, there are design savvy salespeople

to help you with your selections too!!!

 

Serena & Lily is this summer's newest

accessorator "must-shop"!!!

Must See ..... NYC'S First "Collective .1 Design Fair"!!!

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Kudo's to architect & interior designer
Steven Learner for creating
It is spectacular!!!
 
The twenty plus galleries at Collective .1 present a
"a cohesive, curated selection of 
contemporary design & historical pieces 
from around the world."
 
Located in Pier 57
on the West Side Highway at 15th Street ...
this is an "accessorator must-see!!!"

Alvaro Catalan de Ocon's Recycled PET Bottle Lamps!

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Spanish industrial designer Alvaro Catalan de Ocon
worked with displaced Columbian craftsmen,
to recycle plastic waste 
that is polluting the Amazon River.

The collaboration resulted in the creation
of this divine light fixtures .... 

The shades are woven by artisans 
over recycled plastic bottles, 
& are then sent to Madrid 
to be made into stunning light fixtures!!!

This fixture "accessoration supreme" 
was hanging in the garden at
in Milan!!!

Barccarat & The Campanas ..... A Can't Miss Combo!!!

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There is nothing is more glamorous than a  
Baccarat crystal chandelier .....
except one that is designed by internationally renown 
Brazilian design gurus 

Mixing bamboo branches, plaited wicker 
& other natural fibers 
with the most world's finest crystal
is lighting genius!!!

A fabulous "accessoration divine"
& a sublime example of "high/low design,"
created by the originators of this design trend!!!

U Can't Leave Doha Without Seeing the Islamic Museum!

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influenced by the austerity & simplicity 
of Islamic architecture,
is the last building designed by world renown 
architect I.M. Pei.

It is breathtaking in both setting & design ....
this architectural "must-see,"
is an absolutely brilliant building
both inside & out!!!