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Just one look at Syrette Lew's wooden wares, and you know she's one to watch. The former West Elm designer just took home two awards from the International Contemporary Furniture Fair, for her sublime mirrors, chairs, and credenzas. In fact, we want all the designs from her line, Moving Mountains. It's modern and minimalist — with a wink or two.
We swung by the Hawaii-native's chill Bushwick studio to discuss craftsmanship, family heirlooms, and her enviable, laid-back style. Make no mistake, Lew has the relaxed cool-girl vibe on lock. Ahead, a tour that will leave you wanting to makeover your house (and possibly adopt a Pomeranian, too). Be prepared to want every single piece.
The term "basic" probably isn't one you want attributed to your engagement ring. While classic, solitaire diamond styles are lovely (and by no means boring), they are not everyone's first choice. Thankfully, they're also far from being the only choice. Alternative stones and symbols — like tourmalines and ouroboros read
Easter Sunday is still more than a month away, but there's no time like the present to start hunting for Easter eggs. Not the dip-dyed ones that kiddos like. We're talking about the hidden references and inside jokes lurking in your favorite films and TV shows. Like Rachel Green's Central Perk costume, the color coding in read