MILIEU Gift Guide 2021

Deeply symbolic and visually affecting, Mallory Page’s ethereal work, SUB ROSA, as seen in New York’s Monica King Contemporary, is all about the rose and reflects a defining moment in the artist’s life.

A charming conical base with pops of unexpected color make for a lamp that energizes and illuminates any space. Each lamp base is handmade in Portugal, and the shades are fashioned in France. All of the creations are available through Mattina Moderna.

In this crisp Naples, Florida, residence, designer Suzanne Kasler’s light and airy entrance is energized by a punch of pink.

Serena Rowe’s painted flowers are definitely love at first sight. Her works on canvas capture nature in dramatic color combinations.

Foraging, gathering, farming, snipping, and scouring, Pollen Flowers is more than a typical flower shop, it is also a nursery, a home store, and a workshop with an ever-changing environment of creativity and a delight for the senses.

From the world’s oldest apothecary in Florence, these perfumes are unique and luxurious. L’Iris is Santa Maria Novella’s first Eau de Parfum in more than 800 years, and it is the perfect scent for your favorite people on your Valentine’s Day list.

Seven layers, no problem. This family-owned bakery has deep roots in the South. Caramel, Chocolate, and Southern Chocolate are among the best sellers that can be shipped directly to your door.

Wear your heart on your sleeve and join the initiative to raise heart health awareness with the White + Warren Cashmere Heart Sleeve Crewneck. To learn more about this mother-and-daughter company and their special collection to raise money for the American Heart Association’s Life Is Why™ Campaign, visit their website.

Plain Good’s offerings are anything but plain. The goods are smart, chic, and thoughtfully curated. This 100% cashmere scarf is an heirloom piece to cozy up with this winter.

Loro Piana is one of our favorite go-to brands for all of the finest cashmere items. Whether for the city or the country, the Gentlemen’s Maglia Inglese Gloves, made of knitted cashmere with a leather trim, are the embodiment of classic luxury.

Jubilant bouquets in persimmon, moss, and scarlet capture the joy of spring come to life on this soft percale duvet by Pratesi.

Here is a collection of love stories, of sorts, about one of the most adored portraits in New York’s Frick Collection. The alluring image of the Comtesse d’Haussonville, by Ingres, is the inspiration for 14 fictional stories by talented graduate students in New York University’s Creative Writing Program. You’ll be as entranced by the tales told as you will be by the enduring painting of the woman.

There’s something about the soothing sound of running water in the garden. Incorporating this 18th-century village fountain from Taulignan, France, into your landscape is a match made in heaven.

To know him is to love him. Leon Bridges is all things old school—soul singing, vintage dressing and pure talent.  This album is music to our ears, literally!