Pierre Frey: Inspiring Interiors: A French Tradition of Luxury (Abrams, $65) Since 1935, Pierre Frey has designed some of the most coveted textiles and wallpapers in the world. A member of the Comité Colbert, an elite association of French luxury houses, the family-owned company uses historical techniques to reproduce period textiles and contemporary creations. The […]
Springtime in New Orleans is characterized by a scent of flowers and spicy crawfish, iced coffee and Abita Strawberry. But it also has a soundtrack, whether you’re blasting WWOZ in your car to and from work, dancing at Jazz Fest or even just listening to whatever suits you at home on your electronic playlist or turntable. It’s the season to open the doors and windows, let the air flow in and out, and let music fill your home and echo onto the streets.