Elle Decor has called her “a fearless stylemonger known for her dizzying trove of antiques and her signature line of furniture and lighting.” Veranda lauded her ability to “create a sense of drama without forsaking comfort.” Equal parts Auntie Mame and Carlos de Beistegui, Michelle Nussbaumer curated this Tastemaker Tag Sale with her trademark medley of Old World flair and modern sensibility.
Online exclusively at One Kings Lane. Redolent of
a vintage vanity powder box, this round lacquered box gets a totally modern spin thanks to an exquisite natural Himalayan crystal formation atop the lid.
Vintage Maitland-Smith tessellated travertine stone box with wood
interior, circa 1980. Features an intentionally carved diagonal "chipping" to represent an old world artifact. Heavy duty chrome hinge. No maker's mark.
Ornate cloisonné copper hinged box with brass ball
feet hand decorated with a vivid yellow, teal blue, pink, red, and green floral on a dramatic black enamel background, circa 1920. No maker's mark. Light wear.