Thursday, October 22, 2009

Icons of Design Showcase

One sleek tower.  One entire floor.  Four grand condominiums. Five full weekends. Five lucky charities.  Thirty top designers. Ten thousand square feet. And one very pink room.

Icons of Design Showcase • October 24 to November 22 • Saturdays 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.  • Sundays 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. •  $25 • Free valet parking • Millennium Tower • 301 Mission Street •  San Francisco • 593-1700 •

(Top to bottom: Martha Angus, Inc., Nancy Van Natta Associates, Ann Getty & Associates)

Thursday, October 15, 2009

You Scream, I Scream, We All Scream For This Screen

Is it possible to be madly in love with a ... screen?  It must be, because we are.

One-of-a-kind vintage Peacock screen, silver-leafed and locally hand-painted • 64" L x 1" W x 72" H •  $1600 • By Kimberly Rider through The Marin Store.

Friday, October 9, 2009

Luxury Linens...for less

We love wonderful fabrics. We love fabrics wonderfully done. So, naturally, we love homes with wonderful fabrics wonderfully done.

Thrillingly, so does Jan Dutton, owner of Paperwhite, Ltd., the classic luxury linen company and a 2008 Marin Magazine Editors Choice winner.  That's her own master bedroom and dining room above.

Create your own sumptuous sanctuary, with savings, at Paperwhite's Autumn Sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on October 15 through October 20.   

All custom linens are 25 percent off with delivery before Thanksgiving. In-stock sheet sets on sale for $249, bedskirts for $69, shams and pillowcases for $39, and table runners, place mats and napkins for $5.    

Paperwhite, Ltd. • 2915 Kerner Blvd., Suite F, San Rafael • 415-482-9989