Hunt x Gather

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À la Salon

Hunt x Gather is subtly shifting key from a chronicle of inspiration into a crucible of inspiration. To frame this evolution, we take cues from the...


Behind the Lens

David Yarrow had made the pictures he planned to take one cold January morning in a ghost town south of Bozeman, Montana. Retreating to the only...


Legacy in Bloom

On this day of transition, we reflect on legacy: the imprint one leaves behind, the beauty one leaves behind. In terms of aesthetics, few people...


Wanderlust

When the barometer bids us good morning with a negative followed by double digits (as it did today), we purse our eyes and picture ourselves...


Room to Reflect

Amid the holiday melee, we encourage you to take a moment and tuck yourself into a quiet corner somewhere close to a crackling fire or a picture...


Merriment, Distilled

The spirit of the season translates beautifully into artisanal spirits, particularly when expressed as creative cocktails. To make an authentic...


Down to the Wire

Even if last-minute, gifts can still be exceedingly thoughtful. So for those with names still on their shopping list, we offer a quintet of possible...


Holiday Trophy

Where we live, mention of “hunting season” conjures memories of pursuing big game amid frost and deadfall. However, the style set hears...


Green Light

Snow dusts the treetops. Ice slicks the boardwalks. Smoke puffs from chimneys. Winter is upon us in the Tetons. Like nature, we signal the shift to...


Components: Ligne Roset

A home should be greater than the sum of its parts—our goal as designers, a goal achieved in the recently-named Mountain Living Home of the Year...


Components: Verellen

A home should be greater than the sum of its parts—our goal as designers, a goal achieved in the recently-named Mountain Living Home of the Year...


Components: Ochre

A home should be greater than the sum of its parts—our goal as designers, a goal achieved in the recently-named Mountain Living Home of the Year...


Components: Lindsey Adelman

A home should be greater than the sum of its parts—our goal as designers, a goal achieved in the recently-named Mountain Living Home of...


An Honor

We are beyond excited to have been awarded the Home of the Year for Mountain Living. We do what we do, where we do it, because we love it. We love...


Character Studies

If this long weekend finds you traveling to the East Coast, we encourage an excursion to the art-centric Chelsea neighborhood Manhattan, where a...


Home Sleek Home

Sigh. You’re home. Shed the detritus of the day—your bag, shoes, coat—and let the embrace of your space envelope you.   This immediate...


Context: Havoc Hendricks

September in the Tetons offers an opportunity to see anew—through the lens of art. During the 32nd annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival, we...


Context: Laura Hendricks

September in the Tetons offers an opportunity to see anew—through the lens of art. During the 32nd annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival, we...


Context: Craig Spankie

September in the Tetons offers an opportunity to see anew—through the lens of art. During the 32nd annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival, we...


Context: Taylor Glenn

September in the Tetons offers an opportunity to see anew—through the lens of art. During the 32nd annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival, we...


Context: Lee Riddell

September in the Tetons offers an opportunity to see anew—through the lens of art. During the 32nd annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival, we...


Context: Ed Riddell

September in the Tetons offers an opportunity to see anew—through the lens of art. During the 32nd annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival, we...


Context: Heidi Jung

September in the Tetons offers an opportunity to see anew—through the lens of art. During the 32nd annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival, we have...


Context: Julie Chapman

September in the Tetons offers an opportunity to see anew—through the lens of art. During the 32nd annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival, we will...


Back to School

With decades of distance between us and the annual concept of new outfits and brimming busses, we now equate the new school year with a shift toward...


Bon Voyage

High summer. High season for travel. Ever drawn to brands that capture the ethos of adventure in fresh and fixating ways, we share the story behind...


Alfresco Peace

In contrast to the unwinding ways of summer elsewhere, Jackson brims with busyness in its ephemeral warmth, which makes the rare evening of outdoor...


Olympic Muse

With all eyes set southward for the imminent start of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, we turn our gaze to an oft-overlooked stretch in Olympic history...


Timeless Artists

Timeless: A word we strive for in our designs. A word we recognize in the work of others. A word epitomized by the art of two talented Italians, who...


The Dossier of a WRJ-Designed Event

The Event: The Jackson Hole Wine Auction’s Gala Dinner and Auction on June 25 The Challenge: Transform a field into a fête...


Truly Beyond

A rabble of butterflies perform a precariously rustic ballet: A chair teeters atop a door balanced on the top rung of a ladder. Clouds of the winged...


Introducing Interroir

The name game. Only in this instance, instead of linking two people, we wanted to forge a connection with our design philosophy. A more elusive...


A dream. A miracle.

“You’re something between a dream and a miracle.”Elizabeth Barrett Browning In Paris, Rush picked up an exquisite shelter...


Transcendent Commerce

On the heels of the holiday weekend—the start to summer sojourning—we look back at Mark Twain’s tours of Europe, trips that...


Factory Tour: Carlo Moretti

The etymology of fiasco traces to Venetian glassmakers tossing aside imperfect bottles. From these shattering seconds grew the theatrical...


Ubiquitous Urquiola

“It is easy to marvel at Patricia Urquiola. She astounds designers and design lovers with the sheer breadth of her impeccably-executed designs and...


Tyler Hays of BDDW

Tyler Hays is a natural-born maker. Growing up in northeastern Oregon, he learned how to use a sewing machine at age 5 and welded a go-kart in his...


Travelogue: ​ Veni, vidi, vici

We came. We saw. We cultured. In six days, we walked more than 70 miles, visited more than a dozen showrooms, sipped countless demi cups of...


Travelogue: Buona Sera

Nightlife seems like an understatement for the flood of fabulous events that befall Milan come nightfall during Design Week. Every night of Salone,...


Travelogue: Fuorisalone

Beyond the fair complex, all of Milan becomes electrified during Design Week (think Fall Arts Festival meets Italian metropolis). Some 1,200...


Travelogue: In Town

When the day begins with a viewing of Leonardo da Vinci’s “The Last Supper,” you know it’s going to be a memorable one. Such was the case on...


Travelogue: Salone del Mobile Milano

Picture a massive sports complex. Stack three on top of each other, and then magnify the sandwich by a factor of 10. This is the staggering...


Travelogue: Loro Piana Tour

Binding frayed with age, a 1933 catalogue paraded the latest in menswear by Loro Piana: Wool and worsted suiting of “extremely dressy tone”,...


Travelogue: Acculturation

When designers travel, they spot things: the steely purple on the walls of an enchanting brunch spot; the dry-stack retaining wall off the...


Travelogue: Preamble

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” Augustine of Hippo We grow as our team grows. We learn from...


Woven Art

For a long time, household linens were limited to white: white tablecloths, white napkins, white bedding. Into this monochromatic world stormed a...


Guiding Light

We don’t use the word “perfect” very often out of respect for the fact that few things are truly flawless. And yet “perfect” is precisely...


In Context

Context is everything: Four years ago, we designed an exhibition for Sotheby’s auction of Edvard Munch’s The Scream. Our dramatic staging...


Iconic Grace

With heavy hearts, we mourn the passing of former First Lady Nancy Reagan, the influential wife of late President Ronald Reagan. In 2007, we had the...


Lights, Camera, Design

Tonight, as the spotlight shines on the red carpet, we celebrate the quiet stars who make the magic happen aesthetically. The Best Production Design...


Dyed in the Wool

To say a luxury legacy brand has a spirit animal may seem like a silly notion, however such is the case for Loro Piana: in 1984, the venerable...


Crystalline Muse

“Glass is solidified breath.” Paul Claudel Glass epitomizes the transformation of imagination into form. What begins as mundane...


A Mindful Meal

Spaces graced with Sempre designs feel like living, breathing environments. Be it our Jackson showroom or a Parisian pop-up, Sempre infuses...


Into the Wild

We live where we do – amid the wilds of Wyoming – to better connect with our muse – Mother Nature. This geographic choice can put us at a...


Alpine Esprit

Mountain winds. Local livestock. River water. The steps by which Arpin makes its wool sounds more like a fairy tale than a manufacturing process...


Beauty in Utility

Eloquent design can electrify even the most mundane objects. Consider the pill box designed by Pauline Deltour for Puiforcat – one of our...


Material as Muse

We can count on one hand the number of times we have been awestruck by a museum exhibition. Not to say we don’t find many shows extraordinary;...


A Toast to History

Cocktailing is an American invention, born of prohibition and the corresponding liberation of the “modern” woman. No longer bound by Edwardian...


Luxury in Motion

Traveling, this time of year, can be stressful. To ease any anxiety, we offer a meditation on luxury in motion. Perhaps the mere act of imagining...


Salvage Beauty

The wonder and surprise of the holidays can feel diluted by adulthood. For an infusion of finely-wrought fun, we turn to Petit h, an offshoot...


Greatness Magnified

Isaac Newton’s Opticks, widely considered one of the great works of science, achieved further greatness last week at Sotheby’s: The presentation...


The Last Layer

The concept of layering is an inescapable reality of winter in the mountains. No one forgets to sport that last bit of warmth, be it a scarf, hat or...


Modern Tradition

Traditions abound this time of year, but to avert any trace of rote celebration, we breathe newness into our holiday rituals. We embrace tradition...


Erudite Exhibition

The very definition of a bibliophile, the late financier Robert S. Pirie spent six decades building a matchless personal library. His collection,...


Limitless Talent

“Love architecture, be it ancient or modern. Love it for its fantastic, adventurous and solemn creations ... that enchant our spirit and enrapture...


Sourcing Textures

For a year after art school, Craig Spankie lived in a cabin in the wilds of New Zealand’s South Island. He found his rustic roost – no windows,...


The Shape of Life

In essence, Ed Riddell’s studio is contained within his eye or perhaps more broadly, his entire being. He knows the moment he sees a...


A Sensitive, Sophisticated Eye

To talk about Lee Riddell’s studio, you must also talk about her home as they share the same site and genius. The downstairs doubles as his and...


A Collaborative Canvas

An interior is a collaborative canvas upon which many masters leave their mark: the architect, the builder, the designer, the technician. Concepts...


A Process of Juxtapositions

With Fall Arts Festival in full swing, we are visiting our featured artists’ workspaces, glimpsing the imprint of interior environment on...


Art Fête

The artists we represent share our wonder with the natural world, and we, in turn, feel wonder in the presence of their work. We marvel at: Ed...


Experiencing Design

We tend to describe our style in terms of juxtapositions: alpine elegance, casual contemporary. Building on the visual associations imbedded within...


Poetry in Stone

To preview our artists featured during the Fall Arts Festival – a fortnight celebration of all the creativity coursing through the Tetons...


En Plein Air

A place in the world: This feeling pervades evenings spent on alpine porches. With the mountains awash in alpenglow and the air tinged with chill,...


Truth Now

Summer reading finds us leafing through our favorites and picking up new gems. Among the cornucopia, we recently revisited a classic, Mrs. Dalloway...


Arbiter of Beauty

Flashback to 1998: Carolyne Roehm had just published her first book, A Passion for Flowers, a seminal work that changed the way Americans integrate...


A Meditative Design

Architect. Inventor. Designer. Jean-Marie Massaud’s creativity knows no bounds and only elegance. Building on the historic craftsmanship of...


Bright Stars

Truly home of the brave, the United States claims a coven of brave designers, visionaries who have boldly imagined new forms for interior function...


Harmonic Legacy

Terroir describes the interplay between place and agriculture, the ways in which geography, geology and climate shape the special characteristics of...


Top Dog

Our newest team member, Buddy, appreciates fine fabrics: Naptime finds him cuddled up beneath the Loro Piana cashmere samples. Quite...


Global Discoveries

Echoing our exhibition designs, we imbue our showroom with moments of discovery. By featuring evocative pieces, we hope to channel the epiphanies we...


Auction Reflection

Ludger tom Ring the Younger painted the first still life with flowers in a vase, free from the context of nature or religion, in a container all its...


Focusing the Experience

A quiet joy of exhibition design is trailing people as they walk through the galleries as they notice elements we took great care to...


In Print

We work in context – the context of nature, the context of community, the context of architecture. In Jackson Hole, we’ve found a context of...


A Solo Flight

“How an individual is transformed into a collector is a unique experience, a solo flight, always tempered by diverse circumstances that fire his...


Cementing Form and Function

Swiss designer Willy Guhl approached his discipline differently than most, letting sound function sing in his sculptural designs: "There is no...


Hope springs

"The earth laughs in flowers," Ralph Waldo Emerson once said. Too true: Spring finds us smiling at the sight of tender shoots tenaciously...


Après Style

Moving West meant getting to know a new vernacular, both literal and cultural. Concepts like bison jams and first ascents were foreign to us when...


Love Incarnate

This morning we woke up to coral light streaking the mountainscape, turning the sky around it Mediterranean blue. Love can be like that: An...


​A World Unto Ourselves

Amid the splendor of Versailles, we found a sanctuary of nature and art, a music pavilion on a knoll overlooking the Petit Trianon gardens. Alone...


​Aesthetic Lens

Serene and simple, paintings by Lee Riddell also ripple with surprising playfulness – the pure fun of noticing things in nature. Her sense of...


A Fresh Page

We believe a house should unfold like a story. Each room, like a page, reveals an opportunity for discovery, mystery and above all,...


Farewell to Fourteen

Before we turn the page on 2015, we would like to note the banner moments of 2014, moments made possible by the loyalty of our clients and the...


Holiday Interlude

Amid the flurry of the holidays, we offer a poetic pause. We adore this time of year – brimming with festivities and cheer – and yet, we...


​Celebrate Inspiration

In moving West, we made the choice to live inspired, to orient our lives in this rare landscape. By rooting ourselves in the Rocky Mountain West, we...


On Giving

Amid the hurricane of holiday shopping, we would like to offer our thoughts, as designers, on the kindness of gifting: We believe in gifts that...


Gratitude

Today, as we break bread with family and friends, we wanted to express our profound sense of gratitude for all the blessings of the past year,...


​A Remarkable Life – A Remarkable Experience

In this wild ride called life, some experiences stand out – in the moment, in memory –as truly remarkable. Designing the exhibitions for...


​A Connoisseur of Beauty

Bunny Mellon approached her Oak Spring Farm as a canvas, creating beauty at every turn, in every room, in every corner. Consider her gardening shed,...


Confidence in Craftsmanship

Whether entertaining dignitaries or gardening, Bunny Mellon wore exquisite jewelry. Such freedom with finery speaks “to a woman who had great...



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