Carolyne Roehm Design & Style
Now for the first time Carolyne Roehm shares her life story, from her small-town Missouri childhood to her New York fashion career that began with Oscar de la Renta, to her role as an author and tastemaker. There are the influential figures from her past, including: her grandmother, who sewed beautifully and ran a successful shop; her mother, who taught her that women need clothes to suit the many roles they have to play.
Style icon and lifestyle maven Carolyne Roehm has been part of American design culture for over four decades, with a career spanning the fashion, gardening, entertaining, publishing and decorative arts worlds. Finding a mentor in Oscar de la Renta, Carolyne worked alongside the couture great for 10 years before launching her own fashion house in 1985. A discerning eye and passion for beauty…
Flowers have completely permeated my world. I selected flowers as the most important element of the garden, designed the garden, planted the garden, arranged the flowers for my homes, photographed them, and now I am painting them. These watercolors are now available as prints and note cards. The prints are printed by art photography printers on the highest quality art paper from Germany.