Buzz-worthy design discoveries in your town
Time for tea at David's Tea, a new shop in Westport where customers can choose from dozens of loose teas and hot and cold to-go cups. While your at it pop on over to Bel Mondo, a new furniture and accessories shop in Westport offering furnishings and inte
Tea For You
It’s no wonder that David’s Tea, a new tea shop in Westport, has quickly become wildly popular. After being welcomed with a free sample, customers can choose from dozens of loose teas (sold by the ounce) or to-go cups made hot or iced. Colorful canisters hold signature blends like Read My Lips and Goji Pop, along with classic flavors. 135 Main St., Westport, 203-221-4435, davidstea.com.
Available February 4, Farrow & Ball’s Latest and Greatest wallpaper collection features four distinctive designs that blend classic elements with contemporary. The patterns, which embrace animal prints and graphic designs, are sure to astound in any of five colorways ranging from muted to striking. 369 Post Road East, Westport, 203-221-3117, 32 E. Putnam Ave., Greenwich, 203-422-0990, farrow-ball.com.
Show Your Feathers
Connecticut company Christopher Peacock—renowned for fitted furniture, cabinetry and paint—is opening a new showroom in New York City in early March. The 5,000-square-foot space will be composed of several kitchens and butler’s pantries as well as an opulent dressing room and bathrooms. 222 East 59th St., 5th floor, New York, NY, 888-889-8891, peacockhome.com.
Bel Mondo, meaning beautiful world in Italian, is a new furniture and accessories shop in Westport. Owners Heidi Lyme and Georg Peters—natives of Australia and Belgium, respectively—bring their expertise in the fashion and textile businesses to provide carefully curated furnishings and offer interior-design services. 222 Post Road West, Westport, 203-557-8118.
Warp & Weft opened its newest showroom in the Decoration & Design Building las month. The space houses the brand’s beautiful rugs as well as experts to assist clients in custom pieces and instillation. D&D Building, 979 Third Ave., Suite 1203, New York, NY, 212-564-0944, warpandweft.com.