Just in at C. Bell: contemporary Chinese bamboo furniture with fretwork that resembles this chair designed by 18th-century father and son furniture manufacturers, William and John Linnell.
Image courtesy V & A museum.
And speaking of international chic: adventurous spirit, talented writer and the brains behind My Marrakesh, Maryam, is up for a well-deserved 2007 Annual Blog Award. (Maryam focuses on design and style.) If you would like to vote, click here.