We love New York
Revised and updated March 10, 2009 We made two whirlwind trips to Manhattan in July, characterized by 12 hours of back-to-back meetings, excellent food, visiting old friends and making some new ones. We met for breakfast inside Richard Rogers’ stunning Hearst Tower with our dear friend Gary Paul (faculty member at Parsons), who introduced us to Georgia Fleming, editor for luxury products at Veranda magazine. After a delightful breakfast we met with several architects and designers to discuss various projects, and consulted with ABC Carpet & Home regarding representation of the GuildCraft line. A highlight of our second trip was meeting with Alan Wanzenberg to discuss projects and to request…
New Prairie collection under development
Our collaboration with Michael FitzSimmons, which last year produced the very successful GuildCraft Collection of C.F.A. Voysey designs, is active again on a new collection to be introduced later this year. Inspired by the collaboration between Frank Lloyd Wright and George Mann Niedecken in the first decade of the 20th century, an example of which is shown here, the collection will be authentic enough to satisfy the most demanding purist, while having broad market appeal.