Spring Debuts in High Point

Posted on Apr 6, 2017 in Candelabra, High Point, News, Sconce, Tables
Spring Debuts in High Point

Spring—new shoes, brighter colors and new pendant lamps. Isn’t that all anyone wants with a new season ahead? What about a whole new line or idea of pieces by Dunes and Duchess? As our friend and designer Trish Becker said when she saw our debuts, It’s an understandable departure from the norm. —Trish Becker What […]

NY Now—It’s All Coming Together

Posted on Feb 3, 2017 in Dunes and Duchess Furniture, Events, News, NYIGF, Process

This is what our space at NY Now looked like at 11:30 last night. Over the next two days we’ll fill it with two new collections (I can’t believe we did TWO collections! Who does that?) and hope to greet you during our stay. Where: Javits Center on the West Side in NYC; W. 34th […]

What Have You Been Missing

Posted on Jan 25, 2016 in Dunes and Duchess Furniture, Events, High Point, Lamps, Tables
What Have You Been Missing

First, a shout-out to all the amazing designers who came to see us last fall in High Point as we debuted our new products and our new space we shared with fabric and wall covering designer Cotton & Quill. What did you get by making the journey to North Carolina last October? You got to […]

In the Library With a Candlestick

Posted on Oct 31, 2013 in Candelabra, Candlesticks, Holidays
In the Library With a Candlestick

Happy Halloween!!!! Pretty sick, huh? We have this amazeballs graphic designer who loves the dark side (and who wishes to remain anonymous) so of course I have to share with you our other options for our mailing today. Here’s what else we loved. Featuring our Hitching Post in Black. Featuring our Moderne Candelabra in Italian […]

High Point Market — The View at Dunes and Duchess

Posted on Oct 24, 2013 in Candelabra, Candlesticks, Color, Events, High Point, Lamps, Sconce, Tables
High Point Market — The View at Dunes and Duchess

If you’ve been following the chatter on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram you know that this week we showed at High Point Market—the largest furniture market in the world—for the first time. If you weren’t able to make it, here’s how it looked. In the white booth we painted an eight-foot-wide stripe in our Commodore of […]

We’re Hot in Atlanta!

Posted on Jul 12, 2013 in press
We’re Hot in Atlanta!

Four times a year Dune and I participate in gift shows. This weekend through Tuesday we’re at the America’s Mart in Atlanta introducing our new products, including a couple of new sconces, three new floor lamps, three new table lamps and a mirror. Check back here over the weekend for photos of the new collections! […]

Atlanta Was Hot!

Posted on Jan 23, 2013 in Candelabra, Candlesticks, Designers, Hurricane, Lamps, NYIGF, Sconce
Atlanta Was Hot!

Literally. It was 70 degrees most of the time we were there for the America’s Mart Gift Show. Our new color, Palm Beach, Darling, certainly reflected the balmy mood. It brought a bit of sunshine to the gray, rainy days at the show. Despite the warmth it was wet! Despite the fact that we really […]

Goodbye, Island House

Posted on Nov 22, 2010 in Island House
Goodbye, Island House

Closing up the island house.

Please allow us to introduce ourselves.

Posted on Aug 3, 2010 in Uncategorized

Suddenly, the momentum changed. Dunes and I had been high-flying for years on a wave of fat magazine budgets and need-it-yesterday clients. He takes photographs, you see, and I style them. We work, we travel, we have more life experiences in a week than most have in a few years. Yes. We are very lucky. […]

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