Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Correction: Serge Mouille

House Beautiful Sept. 2007, Photo by Don Freeman
Hi all! I wanted to make a correction to an earlier post I did about the very beautiful light fixtures designed by Serge Mouille. I recently received a very nice email from the Jean-Philippe, a representative for the Serge Mouille company. Jean Philippe kindly supplied the correct information regarding the representation for the Serge Mouille light fixtures in the USA:

"Hi Katie,I read your entire blog "David Weeks vs. Serge Mouille" and your input is very interesting. However, I need to bring a correction as to who is representing the Mouille licensed re-edition in the USA. "Inside Modern Living" represents the re-edition in Canada only. The USA is being covered by GUERIDON, a New York based store selling European mid-century furniture. Gin Mouille contracted GUERIDON to be both her representative and distributor for the USA. I think it would be nice if you could redirect your link to http://www.gueridon.com/.I will leave the debate of David Weeks vs. Serge Mouille open. Representing the Mouille lighting collection, my input would not be partial of course. Even though David Weeks admitted to me of being "very inspired" by the Serge Mouille lamps, he still designed lamps of his own without copying them. Congratulations for your blog, it brings an interesting comparison between the lamps I had never seen before. Jean-Philippe "

Thank you to Jean Philippe!

5 comments:

Mélanie said...

I'm a big fan of Mouille !! Thank you for the corrections :

All Things Bright and Beautiful... said...

Wow Katie - it never cease to amaze me who reads our blogs! :-)

hugs and love and have a great weekend oh lady of impeccable taste

Felicity

Marie Louise said...

Wow! How cool are you! Look who's reading YOUR blog. Congratulations!
Guess you'll be double checking your facts from now on. As for me, I just make it up as I go along ;-)

katiedid said...

Hi all! Yes, I think one must assume everyone sees what's out there! I am glad I got the note to make the correction. It can be very annoying for a company to have to redirect customers to the correct buying source. :)

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