Torrential rains the day before muddied up the parking lot, but despite their cars getting stuck in the meadow, a long string of early bird shoppers were already waiting in line at Lions Gate Farm in Sharon, CT. The annual Trade Secrets plant and garden antiques show, co-sponsored this year by CTC&G was opening at 8 a.m.
SFC&G is proud to present the Collectors Lounge at AArt Market San Francisco, San Francisco’s leading modern and contemporary art fair. Conceived and designed by Arkitektura, the visionary modern furniture and lighting showroom, the Collectors Lounge highlights the inherent crossover between art and design by showcasing each piece as sculpture in its own right.
Visual art is at the core of interior design, and SFC&G is proud to be the Design & Media Sponsor for Art Market 2014, San Francisco’s leading modern and contemporary art fair. We asked three of San Francisco's leading designers to curate the Fair and select the pieces that most resonated with them. Over the next few days, please join us as we share Designers Curate Art Market.
Back dining rooms, playfully patterned boudoirs, libraries with wallpapered bookcases and cleverly painted moldings. These are some of the try-this-at-home delights to be found in “Jay Jeffers: Collected Cool: The Art of Bold, Stylish Interiors” (Rizzoli, $55), the first book from San Francisco interior designer Jay Jeffers and written with Alisa Carroll, editor of San Francisco Cottages & Gardens.
When SF-based California Home+Design ceased publication in February 2014, it left a glossy void for showcasing the local design talent. But this month's launch of San Francisco Cottages & Gardens looks promising for filling those empty shoes. SFC&G's Editor in Chief, Alisa Carroll, tells readers that the C&G brand chose SF because "at this moment, it is a city on fire – from design to visual art, tech to development."
Alexander “Sandy” Calder, one of the art world’s most famous sculptors, painters and mobile designers of our modern age, was the inspiration for the entrance garden of this year’s show.
ASID CT held the annual Student Career Night on February 27th at Shintaro Akatsu School of Design at University of Bridgeport. Professional Interior Designers were on hand to do portfolio reviews of the students work.
Presenting the six design leaders who will help decide the winners of the prestigious CTC&G Innovation in Design Awards.
John Edelman, President & CEO of Design Within Reach, will receive CTC&G’s 2014 Innovator Award at the May IDA event
Design industry leader Kravet's blog Inspired News tells the inspiring story of how NYC&G sponsored Project Design 2013 transformed Ronald McDonald House of Long Island.
The latest happenings in the local area—from celebrations in Connecticut to new showrooms in New York City
LXTV presents video highlights of the wonderful design makeover of Ronald McDonald House of Long Island by leading interior designers.
What happens when an inspired team of luxury designers volunteers to give a Ronald McDonald House a glamorous makeover? The result is heartwarming and meaningful.
SFC&G (San Francisco Cottages & Gardens) will publish its first issue in April 2014, but it's already making waves in the publishing industry. Here is some recent press.
Big news from the NYC&G IDAs: Cottages & Gardens Publications award-winning luxury design magazines, will soon have a West Coast sister publication reflecting the ‘sense of place’ that is so unique to San Francisco and Northern California: SFC&G (San Francisco Cottages & Gardens).