Robb Report Home & Style September/October 2014

Overview

Modern Masters: Artful interiors from Europe's leading designers.  Plus Mustique, Los Angeles, Majorca, London, Thailand, Amsterdam

From This Issue

Design Seen September/October 2014: Sleeping Beauties

Uncommon bedding for the finest boudoirs.  Matouk   This family-owned Massachusetts company, which celebrates its 85th anniversary this year, has a reputation for luxurious linens featuring traditional monogramming and custom tape details. More than 100 colors are available, as are 40-plus fabrics, including 1,000-thread-count percale. King sets start at $490. 508.997.3444, www.matouk.com  (Continues on next page…) Casa […]

Design Seen September/October 2014: Counter Culture

Bath essentials so beautiful, they deserve to be displayed. Aesop   Newcomers to this 27-year-old brand from Melbourne, Australia (shown is New York City’s Bleecker Street shop), are quickly won over by its plant-based products, most of which are free of added fragrances. The minimalist packages, including the elegant amber-colored glass bottles, also make an impression: […]

Horse Power

Indelible equestrian forms harness  their creator’s strength.  At his darkest hour, an English sculptor received a powerful vote of confidence. In 2006, when Nic Fiddian-Green was diagnosed with leukemia, things became so grim that his wife, Henrietta, phoned Britain’s Lady Carole Bamford and suggested she find someone else to create the 27-foot-tall horse head sculpture […]