NAMES: Jeffrey van Sluys and S. Watts Taylor
BIRTHDAYS: Jeffrey (July 15th), Watts (December 23rd). We are both cardinal zodiac signs.
Jeffrey: Senior Stylist at Salon Urbanity, painter and fashionista.
Watts: LSS Black Belt, author, miniaturist, activist and indefatigable gadfly.
Jeffrey: My need to create and to reinvent something that has been tried before.
Watts: My fear of being boring plus my teeny-tiny bladder.
OBJECTS OF AFFECTION: Our pets, our homes and our art, the art we make and the art we collect.
OTHERWISE OBSCURED FACTS: Watts had an ancestor who was cannibalized in the Transvaal. Jeffrey learned traditional Japanese dancing as a child in Djakarta and painted the jacket cover for Watts’ novel Tarnish.
Jeffrey: All of the cool decorating products, fabrics, furniture and lighting. I love that the store is never tired, the merchandise is always fresh.
Watts: The books, the White Russians on Black Friday and the chair that only Jason knows about.