For the love of all things Chinoiserie

Caffe Palladio: Jaipur

Caffe Palladio: Jaipur

There is a lot of chinoiserie decor out there, and with such rich and complex patterning to work with the design options are endless. With that bei...
Gucci: A Mythic Metamorphosis

Gucci: A Mythic Metamorphosis

Image via Pinterest Alessandro Michele's romantic, quirky, maximalistic vision for Gucci has allowed for the whimsy of the past to come bounding i...
Menagerie Chinoiserie

Menagerie Chinoiserie

Vousta has captured our heart with their Chinoiserie wallpaper, and it is anything but traditional. Instead, a water color - like floral menagerie,...
Wear a Work of Art

Wear a Work of Art

"One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art" - Oscar Wilde   It is as if the staid cloisonné teapot and Ming Vase leapt off the man...
China through the Looking Glass

China through the Looking Glass

The 2015 Met Gala, “China: through the looking Glass,” was a display of the stunningly beautiful influence China has had over Western art and fashi...
The Met Gala 2015: A Chinoiserie Lovers Dream

The Met Gala 2015: A Chinoiserie Lovers Dream

While red carpet fashion tends to take center stage at the Met Gala, the decor of the event deserves no less recognition, and 2015's was nothing sh...