8 Things

Eight things I Like Right Now . . . include Roche Bobois' new 2013 spring-summer collection of tables and chests that are innovative and beautiful and fresh, such as the Precious cocktail table, above, designed by Cederic Ragot. and the Iron Tree cocktail tables, made from handwoven wire on stainless steel, and the Colors Column chest of drawers by Fabrice Berrux, both below.

Colors Column 

Iron Tree cocktail table 

4) Saint Louis' new crystal lighting pendants at Hermes 
Saint Louis crystal pendant, at Hermes

5) Real art at Smink

Timothy Hearsom painting at Smink
Not just sofa art, if you please.

6) Claus Pummer's new Design District showroom
Pummer in the Dallas Design District
German and European furniture design, with a heart. Open since early February, owner Claus Pummer is also a holistic sleep specialist, who consults.

6) Vessels for Octopuses, at Carl Moore Antiques
Each naturally figured terra cotta pot was submerged under the Mediterranean sea
and used as habitats for individual octopuses, at Carl Moore AntiquesUnder $400

8) The return of Limousine Cloth
Gleam Weaver by Gretchen Bellinger

Gretchen Bellinger, who made Limousine Cloth famous in the '70s, is back in Dallas at E.C. Dicken
Steeling Beauty by Gretchen Bellinger