Petit Blog


Our NEW SHIPMENT is here.

Our NEW SHIPMENT is here.

March 13, 2014 at 2:24 pm

No need to pout or envy your neighbor’s antiques! Our new shipment is chock full of ingredients to make your décor rise to the top: Tables for dining and tables for wine-ing; iron tools and curiosities for the kitchen; bars and barware galore, including absinthe paraphernalia; fetching garden furniture and ornaments; chandeliers, mirrors and mantles […]

!Extra, Extra – Read All About It!

August 22, 2013 at 12:40 pm

Look who’s in the Times-Picayune – our very own Kerry Moody. Stirring up some big news in an old copper pot. Lucullus got a little attention this morning in our hometown newspaper. Ms. Judy Walker, great food editor and lifestyle writer, has done us proud. And anybody would look good in a picture taken by […]

Illusion, delusion and profusion

Illusion, delusion and profusion

August 16, 2013 at 11:55 am

Out in the country this weekend, I settled in a big wicker chair on the front gallery of Serenity and sipped at a café au lait as the sun was just coming up over the pasture. A rumor of breeze got caught in the top of the water oaks near the garden fence. It was […]

Lucullus at Pret a Poser

Lucullus at Pret a Poser

July 29, 2013 at 2:33 pm

What? Is this some chic shop I’ve discovered in New York or London or Stockholm?  It could be, but it’s right in our own backyard. Pret a Poser in Lafayette, Louisiana is looking as glamorous and sophisticated as its proprietor, Pam Quantz.  Located in Parc Lafayette, the shop offers decorating services, curtains and fine furnishing.  […]

Our Plate is Full

Our Plate is Full

July 17, 2013 at 4:57 pm

The shop is brimming with a new shipment: antique porcelain dinner services, bistro glasses, startling 18th and early 19th century chateau copper cookware and charming oil paintings. Whet your appetite for the decorative arts, with everything from exuberantly carved and painted mirrors to slick blond Biedermeier furniture and more. We look forward to seeing you […]