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MDS INTERVIEWS
MICHAEL S. SMITH CONTINUED
Part 2

MDS- Currently, what is your favorite Restaurant?

MSS- Workshop Kitchen + Bar in Palm Springs, Amaya in London, Le Voltaire in Paris

Workshop Kitchen + Bar in Palm Springs

 

 

MDS- What is your favorite Book?

MSS- Joan Didion’s “The White Album” or Truman Capote’s “Other Voices, Other Rooms”

 

MDS- What is your favorite Color?

MSS- I have a propensity toward green but always trying to will myself to change it up.

 

 

MDS- Who is your favorite Artist?

MSS- Picasso, especially the very period right before World War II, when he was in Antibes.

Night Flying at Antibes- Picasso- 1939

 

 

MDS- What is your favorite Flower?

MSS- Carnations because they are so beautiful and I love the way they smell. French gray are my favorite.

 

MDS- What is your favorite Accessory?

MSS- Scarves by Etro or Dries Van Noten (when I’m in New York). Frédéric Malle’s floral room sprays.

Frédéric Malle’s room spray

 

 

MDS- What is your favorite gift to give or to receive?

MSS- I love to get sweaters. To give? Books, specific to the person, especially vintage books.

books- elle decor

Books

Books

 

 

MDS- What is your favorite Store?

MSS- JF ChenMr. PorterRichard James in London, Lost Horizons bookstore in Santa Barbara

JF Chen C project

 MDS- Currently, what is your favorite Indulgence?

MSS- Baths, black licorice and televisions shows like Upstairs, Downstairs and Revenge that I watch on my iPad.

Michael Bel-air bathroom- elle decor

 

MDS- Last, but not least, what is your favorite Vacation spot?

MSS- It changes, but my all-time favorite is Il Pelicano in Italy. So clean and unscrewed up.

Il Pelicano

the pool

the dining room

Slim Aarons photograph

“MICHAEL S. SMITH CONTINUED” - One Comment

  1. Mark,
    Just had to finally tell you how much I love your blog…always something special. Loved the posts on Michael S. Smith. I am a great admirer of his work!

    Keep up the great content!
    Linda Floyd
    http://www.lindafloyd.com

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