Slipcovers – Changing with the Seasons

Slipcovers – Changing with the Seasons

Decorating a room is an exciting endeavor, and if done beautifully and wisely, should last generations. Although today’s disposable society may seem to favor trendiness over timelessness, we are staunch believers that well-designed rooms have classic qualities that transcend mere fashion and ensure many years of comfortable, stylish living. That’s not to say a little injection of seasonal décor is out of...

Clearly Classic is White Hot!

Photo: Daniel Root With Spring here and Summer soon to follow, we’re excited to introduce the latest color in our line of acrylic occasional tables: super white!  Rendered in a new, opaque material, our designs take on a fresh, jaunty crispness, making them perfect accents for sun-dappled garden rooms and sea-sprayed beach houses....

Margaret Roach – Garden Goddess

Margaret Roach, gardener, author and blogger extraordinaire used to be a big mover and shaker in the world of Martha Stewart. She gave that up some years ago to work in her now famous garden in Copake Falls, NY. The result is, well, there is no “result”… one might call it a...

Garden Memories

Gardens, I believe, are a part of our collective subconscious, even if one’s personal experience with gardening is nonexistent. Maybe this stems from the ancient story of the Garden of Eden, or perhaps because we are all fed by the most noble of gardeners – the farmer. No question, gardens are in our...

WoW Factor by White Webb: The Fireplace

Every fireplace begs for the perfect chair to snuggle into on those chilly winter nights. Here are a few ideas on what to sit on while warming those icy toes. Wait in the Wings. With their embracing shape, wing chairs were originally designed to face the fireplace and envelope the sitter in the warmth of the...

Rising Stars in the Design Firmament

At White Webb, we have the extreme good fortune to work with an incredible array of awesomely talented people on a day-to-day basis. Helping us to realize our designs is a cadre of creatives, ranging from the design assistants who work with us to an ever-expanding group of independent artists and...
Caring for Table Linens

Caring for Table Linens

A beautiful table is not complete without one thing, linen. That said, many people shy away from good linens, which is a real shame. Table linens truly enhance the dining experience. Here are a few tips for easy care of linen. Good quality linen is always machine washable, even those pieces that are...
Bathing Beauties – The Luxury of Winter Soaking

Bathing Beauties – The Luxury of Winter Soaking

Few winter luxuries come close to the pleasure that sinking into a hot tub on an ice-cold day can provide. Forget about a Jacuzzi, with its grating motorized sound. No, instead, nothing suits better than a serene, steaming tub of encompassing warmth and quiet solitude.     Here is a sampling of bathrooms that we created, each one perfect for a good, long...
Canopy Beds for Sanctuary

Canopy Beds for Sanctuary

Canopy beds have a long, not necessarily luxurious, history. In Medieval Europe, princes and peasants alike used them for protection: the cover at the top kept insects from dropping upon the sleeper through the thatched roofs above. Not exactly what one would call the stuff of pleasant dreams! The curtains held in warmth while providing privacy from attendants or family who often slept in the same...
The Country Table

The Country Table

The ritual of setting a table is one that conjures feelings of comfort, camaraderie and the prospect of a good meal. Certainly the accouterment of a well-set table is part of what makes a civilized meal so pleasurable. Ceramics, glass, linen and metal can be brought together to create a near infinite variety of...