This luxurious transitional furniture evokes the home of a well-heeled traveler, which is exactly how the London-based Chichester — a stockbroker whose trips to East Asia turned him on to design — could be described. The serpentine-fronted Bow chest is a little Old World meets New, a classic piece that nonetheless looks fresh. Similarly, the elegant Gill coffee table, with its textured, solid-bronze body and eglomise top, is equally suited to a traditional or contemporary interior.
These furnishings and accent pieces, which blend sophistication with more than a little whimsy, have a subtly British design sensibility. Each pick, from the perfectly proportioned coffee table to the throw pillows with bold geometric motifs, evokes that collected-over-time aesthetic that seasoned travelers so often achieve.
From travertine-top tables to Hollywood Regency-themed sofas, the furnishings and accents in this selection are all major statement-makers, and are some of our favorites. We’ve picked this selection for discerning design lovers who want to stand out: Each piece will add plenty of personality to a room.
Trips to East Asia turned London–based Julian Chichester, a former stockbroker, on to design. It's not surprising then that his company’s transitional furniture evokes the finds of a well-heeled traveler. We have those treasures on offer here, from furnishings to accessories and art. Also find selections from his Mr. Brown line, on Gilt for the first time, which exemplifies the subtle British quirk and elegantly historical feel that he's known for.