March 2010 Issue No. 13
The Red Vault
March Design Newsletter


It feels like Spring is in the air and you're probably headed out for Spring Break. If you're in town doing Spring cleaning, prepping your patio for outdoor entertaining or redecorating your home, TRV can help you out.  

If you're interested in learning everything you need to know about creating an outdoor kitchen, go by the Kitchen & Bath Concepts Pavilion Event, Wednesday, March 24th, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm for product presentations, etc. View event flyer here.

We've added Point2Point Moving and Storage (220 Luther Street B, Houston, Texas, 77076, ph. # (713) 691-3659, this week to TRV. Owners Donald Lewis   and John Shaeffer are now Urban Market Houston's official mover and they can pick up and deliver any furniture item for you.   In business for over forty years, the company offers moving, delivery, and storage services with great care and consideration. Their goal is to become Houston's premier moving company and they are well on there way.

Found for the Home (2422 Bartlett Street, Houston, Texas, 77098 ph. # (713) 522-9191, joined the ranks of first-rate dealers here at The Red Vault.  Business partners Ruth Davis and Aaron Rambo have an amazing eye for design and showcase fantastic "finds" in their stunning shop. They offer everything from classic 18th and 19th century to mid century modern and industrial furnishings and accessories. We will have their inventory up soon, but in the meantime, you can view their inventory at their shop or on their website. This place is a must see for all you design aficionados!

John Tucker with Mecox (3912 Westheimer Road, Houston, Texas, 77027 ph.# (713)355-2100,( just received these wonderful faux bois concrete benches for the garden. They are featured with either a chinoiserie or circle motif. Check out this beautiful, yet functional handcrafted aluminum and colored enamel service ware. Starting at $75.00, we are sure you will find a place for this in your home or at your table.  Watch next week for a large shipment of antiques and furniture. Go by the store in Highland Village or check out their inventory at

Leslie Sinclair of Segreto Finishes, ph. # (713)461-5210 ( is  pleased to announce the opening of her new art gallery/design studio at 1200 Blalock, #314,   Houston, Texas 77080.  (currently available by appointment only).  Leslie and her talented crew also offer gorgeous plaster finishes, murals, and wall and cabinet finishes. Segreto Finishes adds that special touch to all their design projects.

Celebrate Design Awakening!
The Red Vault cordially invites designers and the design enthused to a Designers' Stroll and Open House in celebration of the Spring Design Market, Tuesday, March 23, 4-7 p.m . at The Houston Design Center.  Enjoy wonderful wines, refreshments and new showroom openings!  The Houston Design Center (7026 Old Katy Road, Houston, Texas, 77024 ph. # (713) 864-4735

Happy Spring Break!


Have comments or suggestions for us, call Ginger Wheless 713-661-6300. 

The RED Vault

> 2 Lucy's
> Antiques & Interiors on Dunlavy
> Art In The City
> Artefacts
> Brownstone Antique Center
> Brown
> Caroline Ellsworth Antiques and Interiors
> Creative Flooring
> Crossroads Antiques
> De La Torre Collection
> Design House, Inc.
> Dwellings Houston
> Eclectic Architecturals
> Found for the Home
> Foxglove Interiors
> Frame Tek
> Heather Bowen Antiques
> Indulge Decor
> Kirby Antiques
> Laura Rathe Fine Art
> Laura U Collection
> L.R. Antiques
> Maison Maison Antiques
> Marsh Garden Decor
> Matt Camron
> Mecox
> Memorial Antiques & Interiors
> Orchid Obsession
> Pat Monroe Antiques
> Pride of Persia Rug Co.
> Segreto Finishes
> Shabby Slips
> Skelton St. John
> Sloan/Hall
> The Antique and Design Guy
> The Antique Co.
> The Gray Door
> The Houston Design Center > Vestige for the Home
> Vieux Interiors

>Edwina Alexis
>Ginger Barber Design
>Mark Ashby Design

> Architectural Design Resource
> Kitchen & Bath Concepts
> Point2Point Moving
> Scherry
> Segreto Finishes
> Silk Arboretum

The RED Vault on Facebook