Muriel Brandolini is a decorator in her own world – where all is beauty, dazzling the eye and feeding the senses. NY Times once crowned her “the newly minted arbiter of Haute Bohemian Chic”.
An emerald green silk velvet pouf centre stage in a living room.
Brandolini grew up in war-torn Vietnam after her Father’s death age 3. Quite a journey then: from chasing GI troops in 60’s Saigon for sweeties (where my aim was to establish a candy trade monoply on my street) to the ‘World of Muriel Brandolini’ published by Rizzoli last year.
Along the way she lived in Paris, modelled, arrived in New York with her 1 suitcase, got hired on: I can sell anything, married Italian aristocracy, worked for Vogue and found herself a decorating career after her rental apartment was photographed 11 times in one year. It reads like the back cover of a…
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