Monthly Archives: July 2010

Toulouse-Lautrec, Jules Cheret and the Moulin Rouge

The Moulin Rouge in late 19th century France was a hotbed of hedonism,  and artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec knew the Moulin Rouge well. As one of its most frequent visitors, he made this boisterous dance hall the most well-known through

Toulouse-Lautrec, Jules Cheret and the Moulin Rouge

The Moulin Rouge in late 19th century France was a hotbed of hedonism,  and artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec knew the Moulin Rouge well. As one of its most frequent visitors, he made this boisterous dance hall the most well-known through

Decorating by the Sea: 5 Vintage Posters for My Dream Beach House

The summer in New York City has been a scorcher so far, leaving me hot, thirsty and dreaming of my perfect beach house (and how I’d decorate it). I imagine the cool, salty breeze flowing through the open windows, swirling

Decorating by the Sea: 5 Vintage Posters for My Dream Beach House

The summer in New York City has been a scorcher so far, leaving me hot, thirsty and dreaming of my perfect beach house (and how I’d decorate it). I imagine the cool, salty breeze flowing through the open windows, swirling

Heartstrings and History

Often, when one thinks of vintage posters, visions of colorful, bold, graphically pleasing images dance around the mind. Some of the most popular and well-known images depict whimsical characters tempting the world with their intoxicating spirits, tasty treats, sweet rides,

Heartstrings and History

Often, when one thinks of vintage posters, visions of colorful, bold, graphically pleasing images dance around the mind. Some of the most popular and well-known images depict whimsical characters tempting the world with their intoxicating spirits, tasty treats, sweet rides,