Author Archives: Alex Good

The Timeless Craftsmanship of Pierre Chapo (1927-1987)

The Timeless Craftsmanship of Pierre Chapo

The Timeless Craftsmanship of Pierre Chapo Pierre Chapo, a name synonymous with exceptional woodworking and minimalist design, left an indelible mark on the world of furniture design. His pieces, celebrated for their timeless elegance and meticulous craftsmanship, continue to inspire both designers and collectors. This blog post delves into the life, work, and philosophy of […]

Antique Sofas and Settees: Decorating with Antiques

Incorporating Antique Sofas

Antique Sofas and Settees: Decorating with Antiques In the world of interior design today, there is a growing appreciation for the timeless beauty and character that antique furniture brings to a space. Among these treasured pieces, antique sofas and settees stand out as particularly captivating. Not only do they pay homage to the past, but […]

Robin Gannon: Blending Heritage with Innovation

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Robin Gannon: Blending Heritage with Innovation In the world of interior design, there are few artists as adept at blending heritage with innovation as Robin Gannon. Her recent presentation at our Boston Design Week event  “Tradition Transformed: Exploring the Intersection of Antique Furniture and Contemporary Fine Art” showcased her unique talent for seamlessly integrating antique […]

Jacob-Desmalter: Master Craftsman of Empire Furniture

Jacob-Desmalter: Master Craftsman of Empire Furniture Jacob Desmalter was a prominent figure in the world of French Empire furniture design, leaving a lasting legacy through his innovative work and the prestigious furniture company he founded. Born in 1770, Desmalter took over his father’s furniture workshop in Paris, eventually transforming it into one of the most […]

François Pompon Sculptures: A Master of Animal Sculpture

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François Pompon Sculptures: A Master of Animal Sculpture Discover the timeless artistry of François Pompon, the French sculptor renowned for his elegant animal sculptures. Born in 1855, Pompon’s mastery of form and simplicity in capturing the essence of each animal set him apart in the art world. Join us as we explore the life, work, […]

Interior Design Trends in 2024: In’s and Out’s

Interior Design Trends in 2024: In’s and Out’s In 2024, interior design is blending vintage charm with contemporary flair, creating inviting and eclectic spaces. From mixing old and new furniture to incorporating the warm tones of peach, this year’s trends are about timeless elegance with a modern twist. However, fast furniture and Instagram-inspired designs are […]

Glamour and Geometry: The Art Deco Table

Art Deco Table- Art Deco Interior- Styylish

Glamour and Geometry: The Art Deco Table Today we dive into the history and evolution of Art Deco Tables, a hallmark of the Art Deco furniture movement. The style was born in the tumultuous aftermath of World War I. It emerged in the 1920s as a beacon of hope and modernity. It represented a sharp […]

Blending Nature and Design: Cyryl Zakrzewski

Cyryl Zakrzewski- Dune Carved Chair - Multiple Chairs at Table - Styylish

Blending Nature and Design: Cyryl Zakrzewski Cyryl Zakrzewski, known for his mastery in blending the natural world with modern design, has a unique artistic journey deeply rooted in his childhood experiences and education. In a recent interview, Zakrzewski shared insights with me about his creative process and artistic philosophy. He highlighted the influence of his childhood […]

Scandinavian Antique Furniture Styles: A Journey Through Time

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Scandinavian Antique Furniture Styles: A Journey Through Time Scandinavian antique furniture styles offer a captivating glimpse into the rich history and cultural exchanges that have shaped the region’s design aesthetic. From the opulent French-inspired designs of the 18th century to the sleek and functional Mid-Century modern styles, Scandinavian furniture reflects a unique blend of influences […]

Julien Lachaud: Visionary Woodworker and Artist

Julien Lachaud - Styylish

Julien Lachaud: Visionary Woodworker and Artist Meet Julien Lachaud, one of the amazing artisans Styylish is representing in the US. Julien Lachaud is a French, visionary woodworker whose work transcends traditional woodworking, creating pieces that are not just functional but also works of art. Lachaud holds a Brevet de Technicien de Maîtrise diploma and has […]