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AIMEE WERTEPNY PROjECT. Chicago, IL Vanguard Furniture, Francoise Bar Cart


“It was inevitable, but the glamour of polished brass is slowly being surpassed by a raw and less refined, honed-bronze finish. It’s a stronger, more confident look. We think it looks amazing on everything, from the plane of a coffee table, to a crisp-edge millwork detail and decorative home accessory.” WHAT TO SEE “I’m looking forward to exploring the food, drink and design scene that’s exploded in the last decade. And maybe book an Elvis brunch—the proper thing to do, right?”

Arteriors Home, Flint Containers, The Frank Ponterio Collection

Four Hands, Boulders by Jess Engle

DENISE MORRISON Denise Morrison Interiors & House of Morrison Newport Beach, CA


“I’m seeing a movement toward statement pieces that singularly carry a space. As we are craving softer living and clean, chic interiors, peaceful art that does not overwhelm a room is trending. These pieces possess organic appeal and naturally spark intrigue—making them both meaningful, focal point accessories in the home.”

Blue Ocean Traders, Polished Agate

WHAT TO SEE “After a long day at Market, happy hour is a must for my design team. Our go-to spots include The Chandelier Lounge at The Cosmopolitan and Commonwealth.”

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Luxe Magazine May/June 2019 Chicago  

Luxe Magazine May/June 2019 Chicago