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Dinner Party Details

Pulling off a successful dinner party is more than just the meal. Whether you’re hosting a formal affair or a casual Friendsgiving, impress your guests with a dazzling tablescape, formal settings, and fun details. We’ve created this collection of entertaining essentials to make you the toast of the town. Tonquin Pattern Plate Set Proving that…

Masters Of Design: Charles & Ray Eames

Best known for their LCW chair, which Time magazine called the “the chair of the century”, Charles and Ray Eames made groundbreaking contributions to American architecture, manufacturing, photography, film, graphic design, and furniture design. Their profound influence is far-reaching, and their visionary ideas transformed how Americans style their homes. Destined for success, both Ray and Charles achieved independent successes…

Introducing Sotheby’s Home

It’s official! Welcome to Sotheby’s Home. We’ll always have the heart and soul of the Viyet that you love, but we’re adding Sotheby’s incredible history, scope, and expertise to the mix. We’ve changed our name to cement the connection that was formed when Sotheby’s acquired Viyet in February. The marriage has already proved to be auspicious,…

Designer Profile: Ryan Saghian

There’s an energetic buzz that follows LA-based designer Ryan Saghian. Bringing fresh, youthful perspectives to his furniture brand, J. Alexander, Ryan delivers a refreshing aesthetic. Shop pieces from Ryan’s collection, now available on Viyet! How did you get your start in design? When I was 15, I started interning for my favorite design firm in…

Cozy Up To These Fall Rug Styles

Rugs can define an area and anchor a room. Because they’re easy to swap out, rugs are also a quick fix to update a look, introduce color trends, or change the entire style of a room. Outside the leaves are turning, and we’re falling in love with these autumn-inspired pieces. Antique In The Making: JD…

How to Buy Vintage & Antiques Online

Alex Gilbert, Vice President, Sales and Account Management of Sotheby’s Home, shares a few tips when it comes to buying furniture online. Buying vintage and antiques online is wonderful for those who want the experience of browsing an antique shop 24/7. However, you can easily become lost in all the fabulous things for sale —…

Masters Of Design: Le Corbusier

Sharp lines, simple silhouettes, and neutral palettes are distinct Le Corbusier style. A pioneer in multiple style movements, including Modern design theory, he introduced powerful ideas while glorifying modern architecture and design. His impact is still felt in several artistic mediums, including art, sculpture, writing, architecture, and furniture décor. LE CORBUSIER LC2 Armchairs Born in 1887…

Designer Profile: Jay Jeffers

Called a true magician by some, Jay Jeffers displays the sophisticated yet playful spirit of his work in his new book, Be Bold: Bespoke Modern Interiors. He shares with us what every home should have and his favorite Viyet pieces. What inspired you to become a designer? My degree is in marketing and I moved…

6 Stylish Options For Creating A Breakfast Nook

Getting the most out of your kitchen involves more than just optimizing your storage or upgrading appliances. When every inch matters, the layout holds the key to maximizing space — and this is true for small or large kitchens. One of the most overlooked ways to get more functionality out of this room is to…

Fall And Winter Color Trends

From deep orange to elegant emerald, reds, and blues, fall marks the return of rich colors and bold palettes. In addition to some classic colors that follow the seasonal structure, judging from Fashion Week and Pantone trend reports, we suspect that you’re going to see an upcoming 2018 season packed with some non-traditional tones like…