By Sotheby's Home

What do you do with beautiful designer furniture, accessories, and artwork when it’s time to move on? That’s precisely the problem we set out to solve when we first launched Sotheby’s Home (formerly Viyet) in 2013. What started as a curated consignment marketplace quickly became the preferred platform for design aficionados to buy and sell the best in pre-owned décor, antiques, and so much more. Our evolution from startup to established company caught the attention of Sotheby’s, which acquired Viyet in February 2018.

Gift Of Chic

You’ve made your list and checked it twice, now it’s time to gift the naughty and nice. Your loved ones have big personalities, and you’ve got the daunting task of finding their perfectly matched present. Find your inspiration, and retain your status as best gift giver in the group, with our oh-so-handy gift guide. The…

Things We Love: December

Winter hasn’t officially started, but we’re already focused on ways to keep cozy as temperatures begin to drop. From lounging on idle mornings to relaxing after a busy day, we’re all about upping the comfort factor. Toasty touches—textured accessories, soft fabrics, and layers on layers—are some of our favorite ways to add instant warmth. Get…

Designer Profile: Cari Giannoulias

Cari Giannoulias is known for her laid-back, glamorous interiors. With extensive training in construction and design, Cari works effortlessly on ground-up builds and extensive renovations. She loves making each project unique through the pairing of precious and conventional. Inspired by her avid travels and relaxed lifestyle, her aesthetic can best be described as layered — mixing periods,…

Jazz Up Any Space With Art Deco Décor

Art Deco is a movement that began in the Jazz Age of Paris between the two World Wars. Its 1925 birthplace was The Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes (International Exhibition of Modern Decorative and Industrial Arts). It was at this World’s fair where 16 million viewers were introduced to The Style Moderne,…

Masters Of Design: Eero Saarinen

Architect and furniture designer Eero Saarinen was a prolific innovator who challenged tradition with an incredibly diverse and unique legacy. Best known as a pioneer of the Neo-Futuristic movement, he created furniture, buildings, homes, halls, Dulles Airport, and the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, MO — just to name a few. One of his most…

The Allure Of Paul Evans

One of the most collectible American designers, Paul Evans is a mid-century modern master. His innovative designs are polarizing for fans and skeptics, but it’s an undeniable fact that his pieces, particularly the Cityscape line, are selling for significantly higher than the estimates and are being collected by major celebrities. “I must have bought, like,…

Designer Profile: Steve Kadlec

Steve is a registered architect with over 25 years’ experience in residential architecture and interior design. His past projects have developed his sensitivity toward contemporary contextual design, and over the years, he has refined a body of work that transcends a singular style, reflecting the essence of his clients. How did you discover your passion…

Things We Love: November

As the air turns chilly and the days get shorter, we’re all about surrounding ourselves in the most colorful and eye-catching finds out there: festive diamonds? Check! Bright and cheery table lamps? Check! A surprising and inspiring Insta feed all about Pantone colors IRL? Check, check, check! Vibrant Vase Giotto Stoppino was an Italian architect…

Sarah Sherman Samuel Shops Vintage with Sotheby’s Home

Designer Sarah Sherman Samuel is known for her ability to combine different styles to create a distinctive spaces. This year, she was part of the team that completed a top-to-bottom renovation of a mid-century house for actress/singer Mandy Moore. The project was the perfect example of Sarah’s ability to infuse vintage pieces into a space…

Q&A with Russell Brightwell

From architect-designed tableware to nearly impossible-to-find fashion and design collaborations, Russell Brightwell’s pieces are a reflection of his lifetime of collecting and ever-evolving taste and interests. Shop his collection now on Sotheby’s Home. Can you remember the piece or pieces that first set you on the path to collecting, and why they spoke to you?…