Chic People
Glamorous Places
Stylish Things
suzanne2
MDS INTERVIEWS
SUZANNE RHEINSTEIN CONTINUED
Part 2

MDS- CURRENTLY, WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE BOOK?

SR- FOR INSPIRATION, I LOVE THE VOLUMES FROM CONNAISSANCE DES ARTS : DECORATION. THEY WERE PUBLISHED FROM 1963 TO 1968 IN EIGHT VOLUMES. MANY OVER THE TOP HOUSES AND APARTMENTS, BUT THERE IS SOMETHING THAT ALWAYS INSPIRES.

DECORATION BY CONNAISSANCE DES ARTS

 

MDS- WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE RESTAURANT?

SR- ANIMAL, PROVIDENCE, NEVEUX FOR DELICIOUS ICE CREAM.

ICE CREAM FROM NEVEUX ARTISAN CREAMERY IN LOS ANGELES

 

MDS- WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE ACCESSORY?

SR- THE PHOTOPHORES THAT HOLLYHOCK MAKES…BEAUTIFUL MOUTH BLOWN GLASS SHADES AND A TURNED, PAINTED BASE.

PHOTOPHORE FROM HOLLYHOCK

 

MDS- WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE COLOR?

SR- TO PARAPHRASE WILL ROGERS- I NEVER MET A GREEN I DIDN’T LIKE!

A GREEN DOOR IN LAKE FOREST

green garden

bagatelle

green botanicals

 

MDS- SINCE WE ARE APPROACHING THE HOLIDAY SEASON, WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE GIFT TO GIVE OR RECEIVE?

SR- BOOKS!

AT HOME: A STYLE FOR TODAY WITH THINGS FROM THE PAST BY SUZANNE RHEINSTEIN- A GREAT GIFT!

 

 

MDS- WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE FLOWER?

SR-  I AM A GARDENER. TOO MANY TO CHOOSE! THOUGH I DO ADORE GREEN HELLEBORES.

GREEN HELLEBORES IN SUZANNE’S WINTER GARDEN

WINTER GARDEN CIVIAS

EARLY SPRING ROSES

 

MDS- WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE ARTIST?

SR-  ZURBARÁN, TWOMBLY, EAKINS…TOO MANY TO CHOOSE!

CY TWOMBLEY

 

 

MDS- CURRENTLY, WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE INDULGENCE?

SR- DARK CHOCOLATE, THOUGH I CONSIDER IT A NECESSITY!

Ladurée on madison ave. in nyc

 

MDS- What is your favorite store?

SR-  TOO MANY TO CHOOSE!

Suzanne’s store Hollyhock on la cienega blvd. in west hollywood.

 

MDS- What is you favorite vacation spot?

SR- I LIKE TO BE IN A FAR AWAY PLACE THAT’S SIMPLE LIKE JOSÉ IGNACIO IN URUGUAY OR LIZARD ISLAND IN AUSTRALIA

hawaii in january at the house suzanne rented in kauai.

suzanne’s husband in heaven at the punta cana house of bunny williams and john rosselli.

 

“SUZANNE RHEINSTEIN CONTINUED” - 5 Comments

  1. Hi mark

    i discovered your beautiful holiday mantel from last years House beautiful cover on paloma’s blog and am writing to ask permission to use that photo in an article i am writing for fireplacemall.com on how to decorate with natural items. Proper credit and links would, of course, be provided.

    I hope to hear from you soon.

    Thanks so much

    Diane haynie

    Reply

  2. A great interview with Suzanne and wonderful images, Mark!

    xoxo
    Karena
    A Special Scalamandre Giveaway

    Reply

  3. Truly loved this interview, she is such a Lady! I could go for some Laduree-Dark chocolate right now!

    Reply

  4. Good day! Would you mind if I share your blog with my twitter group?
    There’s a lot of folks that I think would really enjoy your content. Please let me know. Cheers

    Reply

Follow Mark
  • 2
  • 6
  • H
  • <
  • 9
  • Top