About Deidre Woollard

Deidre Woollard has been writing both fiction and nonfiction for years. She has a Master of Fine Arts from Spalding University and her short fiction has been published in literary magazines and anthologies. She served as the lead editor on Luxist.com for six years writing about real estate, auctions, jewelry and luxury goods. Follow author Deidre Woollard on Google +.

Peep Me: Conspicuous Consumption Goes Mobile

Growing up, most of us were taught that it was gauche to talk about how much things cost. It was simply not done. There might… [Read More]

Luxe Is Back: Dwell On Design 2014

Does great design change year to year? Each June, Dwell Magazine hosts the Dwell on Design show in Los Angeles and it is often a… [Read More]

Top Chef Alum Edward Lee Releases First Cookbook

Edward Lee charmed national audiences when he competed on Top Chef in 2012 but he has been delighting diners long before that. He has been… [Read More]

Rose Gold’s Fashion Moment Comes To Interior Design

One of the biggest fashion trends over the past year or so has been rose gold. The pinky hue has become popular not just in… [Read More]

The Mysterious Life And Death Of Huguette Clark

The mystery of Huguette Clark, one of the richest and most reclusive of the great American heiresses is by turns fascinating and horrifying. If ever… [Read More]

Oscar-Winning Director Auctions Off The Collection Of A Lifetime

An Oscar-winning director is selling off the collection of a lifetime. Director Jonathan Demme, who directed “The Silence of the Lambs” and “Philadelphia” among many… [Read More]

Paris, My Sweet by Amy Thomas: A Sugar-Filled Parisian Memoir

What happens when a chocolate-obsessed New Yorker gets a dream job in Paris? Paris, My Sweet is the latest entry into the ever-growing blog-into-book genre.… [Read More]

Talking Wine With Olivier Magny, Author Of Into Wine

Wine as happiness? Oh yes! Into Wine, Olivier Magny’s new book is full of oenological passion but something else lurks beneath. Magny, French of course,… [Read More]

Remodelista’s New Book Offers Design Inspiration

With a background as a design editor and writer and the experience of helping friends remodel, Julia Carlson launched Remodelista.com, a site devoted to making… [Read More]

London’s Corinthia Hotel To Debut 10-Foot Edible Christmas Tree

It starts with an acrylic structure and 12 dedicated pastry chefs baking and assembling 5,000 gingerbread cookies. The Corinthia Hotel London will debut its 10-foot… [Read More]