Gemma Z Price

Journalist, copywriter, content creator

San Francisco/Saigon

Gemma Z Price

Lifestyle, Travel, Food & Drinks, Fashion, Design


A Sight For Awe-Inspired Eyes

Exquisitely curated art and design make this S.F. penthouse a work of art in its own right.
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Is Removable Wallpaper Ideal if You’re Indecisive About Design?

Removable wallpaper can be installed without a professional, a boon in this germ-vigilant era. None entail wrestling panels goopy with wallpaper paste; the most common variety is self-adhesive peel-and-stick. Renters can gleefully wallpaper landlords’ walls. The aesthetically faint-of-heart grow bold.
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How to Downsize and Declutter Without Sacrificing Things You Love

IMAGINE downsizing from a five-bedroom townhouse to a two-bedroom apartment. Now consider that the couple making the move are avid collectors who lived in Hong Kong and London before squeezing themselves into 1,300 square feet in Manhattan. How could clutter and claustrophobia not ensue? One half of the pair, interior designer Perry Sayles, admits that they stored some possessions and gave others to family.
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Art Is at the Heart of This Modern Iceland Home

Entrepreneur and art patron Oliver Luckett moved to Iceland with his partner Scott Guinn in 2015, intending to take a break from working in California and perhaps work on a second book. Instead, the couple went on to organize music festivals, establish multiple companies and transform their home there—one of Reykjavík’s most iconic properties—into a community arts hub.
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Discover a Suburban Refuge With Inspired Texture-Color Interplay

When prominent physicians Neeta and Alfred “Fred” Ogden moved from a New York apartment—where they’d raised two children—to a new, two-story house in Rockleigh, New Jersey, they wanted to transform its blank canvas into a sophisticated home where they could start collecting. The couple sought out New York–based interior design Alyssa Kapito, whose eponymous firm is known for sumptuous textures in neutral palettes, to conceive spaces featuring her signature variations in tone.
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This Modern Winery Is Where Italy's Most Expensive Wine Is Produced

Looking up at Masseto Hill, a tiny protrusion amid the green and terracotta hues of the Tuscan landscape, it seems almost impossible that its seven-hectare vineyard could conceal a modern winery where Italy’s most expensive wine is produced. The “unicorn” Tuscan merlot in question is now made entirely on—and deep within—the tiny hill of rare blue clay which distinguishes its wines.
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The Architects Keeping L.A. Modernism Alive

Brett Woods and Joseph Dangaran are continuing the spirit of California’s great builders, designing for future decades. In 2015, a successful clothing manufacturer tasked architects Brett Woods and Joseph Dangaran with reimagining his midcentury Encino house to answer one question: How can my home create the best experience when I entertain?
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Lake Como's New Guard

Before George Clooney bought Villa Oleandra and invited Harry and Meghan to stay, Lake Como’s Grand Hotel Tremezzo, in Tremezzina,was the summer lakeside address most frequented by European royals, czars and film stars like Greta Garbo, who referred to it as a “happy, sunny place” in Grand Hotel.
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1969 Apollo 11 Mission Control Centre gets interior restoration

For 50th anniversary celebrations, NASA has recreated the Johnson Space Centre in Houston. In a project that has taken over six years to complete, the iconic room is now complete with the exact items it once was filled with – from the furniture and decoration to ashtrays, discarded headsets and console screens.
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This Northern Style Capital Is Having a Major Moment

Set against a stunning natural backdrop, Reykjavík is awash with new design-forward hotels, restaurants, and shops.
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In Copenhagen, Hotel Rooms Worth Traveling For

A handful of the city’s best boutique hotels — some new, others long-established — have become design destinations in their own right. From a hotel in a former coal crane to rooms inspired by theater sets, see highlights from the most notable design-driven hotels in Copenhagen — as well as recommendations for the suites to stay in.
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Discover Perrarus: A Rare Wine That Evokes an Ancient Treasure

One of Napa Valley’s most exclusive vintages, presented in a highly collectible vessel, launches this month. Taking cues from the luxury market, vintner Lawrence D. Fairchild expects his new limited-edition, highly exclusive Napa Valley cabernet Perrarus — which he bills as “the Ferrari or Patek Philippe of wines” — to tick every box for high-end collectors.
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Gemma Z Price

Since 2005, I've lived in different cities in Japan, Australia and Vietnam. Now based between San Francisco and Saigon, I cover tech, style, food and travel for over 100 international titles and develop branded content, PR and copy for my clients.

My outlets include:

Elle, Virgin Voyeur, Masterchef, Delicious, WISH, International Traveller, Qantas Insider, Jetstar, Voyages, Sydney Morning Herald, Holidays for Couples. Luxury Magazine, The Australian, RACQ, Get Up and Go, Discover, TNT, 3DWorld

Globe Magazine

Globe and Mail, Grand Luxury Travel, Dreamscapes

Conde Nast Traveller


TIME,, WSJ, LUXE Guides, The Peak, Business Traveller, Elite Traveler, Jetsetter, Discovery (Cathay Pacific), Action Asia, AsiaSpa, Silkroads, Prestige, South China Morning Post & SCMP Post Magazine, Asia Pacific Boating, CNN Go/ CNN Traveller, HK Tatler

Conde Nast Traveller

Destinasian, Travelite

Irish Times





Mabuhay, Smile (Cebu Pacific)

Robb Report, Apical, Priority, Prestige, Food & Travel, Silverkris, Silkwinds, The Peak, Club 21, Time Out, Tiger Tales (Tiger Airways), Fah Thai (Bangkok Airways), Sarika (Siem Reap Airways), catalog, Jetstar, Wedding and Travel, Frequent Traveller, Straits Times, Jetstar Asia

Conde Nast Traveller

Travel & Leisure, Lifestyle & Travel, Thai Tatler, Robb Report, Bangkok Post, Sawasdee (Thai Airlines), Property Report Asia

Conde Nast Traveller

Robb Report, Deluxe Property, Luxury Guide, Heritage, Asialife, Citylife, The Guide, East & West, Time Out, The Word, Ying & Yang, Saigon Guide

The National, Conde Nast Traveller

FT Weekend, Nat Geo Traveller, Sphere, Elle, Tatler, CNN Traveller, Conde Nast Traveller, Wallpaper*, The Sunday Times, The Independent, UltraTravel, World of Fine Wine, Traveller Magazine, Brides, International Travel Insurance Journal, Oryx, Food & Travel, The Guardian, Wedding and Travel, The Telegraph, Country & Town House, High Life

WSJ, WSJ Magazine, Vogue, W Magazine, WWD, Food & Wine, USA Today, Robb Report, Afar, Departures, T Magazine, Architectural Digest, The Lily @ Washington Post, Cadillac, LA Times, C Magazine, Four Seasons Magazine, Business Traveler, Business Jet Traveler, Somm Journal, GuildSomm, Westways, Christian Science Monitor,


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