Category: Culture

Elevating perspectives: the view from Poet’s Seat Tower

by Jeff Sawyer, Managing Editor, Garnet Hill Growing up as I did in the town of Greenfield, Massachusetts in the ‘60s, the place to pause and reflect on life was […]

Modernism Week: Q&A with designer Michael Berman

It was recently Modernism Week in Palm Springs, California, where we sponsored an event with Traditional Home at designer, Michael Berman’s home. Michael styled his beautiful midcentury home with a […]

9 secrets to happiness and high-spirited serenity

“Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities, no doubt crept in. Forget them as soon as you can, tomorrow […]

New resolutions for a new year

The Garnet Hill philosophy of “Beautiful, Naturally™” isn’t just how we see our curated collection of natural-fiber clothes, accessories, and goods for bed and bath; it’s also how we see […]

3 ways to bring family together this holiday

To borrow an old expression, the holiday season is busier than a long-tailed cat in a room full of rocking chairs. It’s a time for hosting dinner parties, wrapping gifts, […]

The top 5 holiday etiquette mistakes

A night of art and inspiration at WREN gallery

In the spirit of Beautiful, Naturally.™, we sponsored a woodland-themed art show that runs through the month. The show highlights the work of three artists, each exploring the theme INTERTWINED […]

Packing up for back-to-school season

It’s that bittersweet time of year: summer is almost over and back-to-school season has once again snuck up on us. But instead of lamenting the end of pool parties and […]

June 5 is World Environment Day – “the people’s day.”

1974 felt like the year that would never end. Inflation topped 11%. Richard Nixon was impeached. And just as this writer got a driver’s license, the national speed limit dropped […]

A century of swim: the evolution of the swimsuit

If there is one piece of clothing that’s evolved more than any other through the decades, it’s the swimming suit. The bathing suit. The swimsuit. Even the name has changed […]