Gold's New Rush

He's the man behind the furniture we live with. Now Mitchell Gold wants to set a new standard all his own

Not so very long ago, we liked everything to be smooth and sleek and glossy. We liked glass coffee tables in our living rooms and black lacquered tiles in our bathrooms. Then suddenly everything changed. Fabrics became worn and soft. Leather became old and brown and distressed. Smooth was out, texture was in. What happened? It all started with two gay men and an English bulldog in a tiny town in North Carolina.

They don't have the brand power of Martha Stewart, but Mitchell Gold, Bob Williams and their dog Lulu are changing the way you decorate your living room. Gold...

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