Phoebe Howard is all about graceful, welcoming style, pink light bulbs (“they flatter everyone”), and a simple but effective mantra: “Keep it pretty.” Guided by a discerning eye and a passion for antiques, she scours the world for interesting and beautiful objects, combining old items with new for a timeless look that will never look dated. In addition to her popular blog, Mrs. Howard Personal Shopper, Phoebe recently published her first book, The Joy of Decorating: Southern Style with Mrs. Howard (Abrams).
This Louis XV-inspired design is hand-carved of mango
wood with an amply padded seat and decorative floral crest along its back, apron, and classic cabriole legs. We love how its shiny, golden trim really pops against a crisp all-white finish. ...
Carved solid hardwood settee upholstered in antique natural
hand-spun, handwoven linen from France. Outstanding natural neutral tones woven throughout this textile. Finished with individual hand-hammered tack-head detailing. Designed by Fragments Identity for One Kings Lane. Minor wear to wood and ...
Empire-style settee with solid wood frame refinished in
a rich black lacquer, circa 1900. Featuring carved fish on the arms. Newly upholstered in black-and-ivory striped fabric; the back, sides, and seat have double piping trim and the single cushion has ...