With the heat of summer ahead, new books to explore the cooler side of home design, whether in the garden or the shadow of fabulous indoor-outdoor spaces.
The Getty acquired Irises by Vincent Van Gogh in 1990, and it’s one of the crown jewels of its collection. As one of the crown jewels of the Getty Collection, the museum acquired Irises in 1990. And though it bears the distinction of being one of the priciest paintings ever sold, its true value is incalculable.
With inspiration for both the kitchen and bath—plus, a seed of the same for the garden—the season is blooming with books!
Wanda Wen opened her classily curated West Hollywood paper-arts boutique, Soolip, in the midst of the Digital Revolution—a gutsy move that proved visionary, with a boldface following and spinoffs, from A Soolip Wedding to the Wen-penned The Art of Gift Wrapping. Now, in her first foray to attain luxury brand status for Soolip, Wen turns her exquisite touch on developing a new line of scented candles to bring a little more allure to the home.