Versailles

SCENT IN THE GARDEN

SCENT IN THE GARDEN

Garden design is highly sensitive to change throughout the seasons, the elements and the existing site. As a garden designer working within the urban landscape of New York City my intention is to create moments and vignettes to stimulate the senses, to transport the garden sojourner.

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FASHION INSPIRED BY THE GARDEN: HAUTE COUTURE AND HORTICULTURE

FASHION INSPIRED BY THE GARDEN: HAUTE COUTURE AND HORTICULTURE

The garden has been an inspiration to fashion designers for centuries. Garden dresses, garden shoes, garden party hats are just the threshold of garden fashion costume.

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LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND VERSAILLES...NEVER UPSTAGE A MONARCH

LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND VERSAILLES...NEVER UPSTAGE A MONARCH

Most historians would agree that Versailles is one of the most splendid expressions of absolute monarchy in history.  A precedent in the history of great landscape design.

There's a marvelous story behind it! .... 

Andre Le Notre, (the landscape designer of Versailles) had the good fortune years earlier to...

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