As a young girl my Mom always said I was drawn to quality. I had an instinct for excellence and authenticity in outstanding craftsmanship. I sought out a unique type of beauty that offered originality in all categories from apparel, accessories, jewelry, and home interiors.
The October issue of Architectural Digest showcased the London home of Hannah Cecil Gurney, Hannah is the Director of Global Marketing and the daughter of the owner of Claud Cecil Gurney. Claud is the owner of De Gournay the well-known 19th century French Papier and design firm. The article brings to life the company’s vision to construct interiors that offer a blissful elegance.
The editorial was illustrated by Douglas Friedman aka The Fasicintator. As in all his work, he captured the brilliance of the artistry found in the beautiful dreamlike designs. The new home and its expanded floorplan flow with the handcrafted chinoiserie, panoramic, and Asian patterns. The uniqueness of each design creates a magical adventure in every room.
Explore Hannah’s fairytale flat and the workmanship of masters who are held to the highest esteem. A welcomed tradition to pay forward for those who dare to dream of a lifestyle from de Gournay.