1. Torry Burch’s Creative Culture at her Manhattan Hub- Designed by Architect Daniel Romualdez

    Torry Burch’s Creative Culture at her Manhattan Hub- Designed by Architect Daniel Romualdez

    Torry Burch in her Manhattan hub- beautifully designed by Daniel Romualdez Architects.

    Torry Burch, tastemaker and fashion designer known for her preppy-boho luxe look, is happy in her new Manhattan confines, the hub of where  all things creative and collaborative happen.  Her natural venture from fashion into home decor and furnishing has expanded with her ever growing empire and the energy is…

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  2. dose of design: DVF’s Call of the Wild, William Yeoward Wows Again,& Nearly Nude Interiors

    dose of design: DVF’s Call of the Wild, William Yeoward Wows Again,& Nearly Nude Interiors

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    DVF’s Call of the Wild

    Diane von Furstenberg has been a pioneer in fashion since the early 70’s with her iconic wrap dress and distinctive prints, and now she has made her mark in interiors too! She makes that same bold, confident statement that empowered women in fashion and drives that home with her line of bold printed, luxurious rugs she designs for The Rug Company.  von Furstenberg looked…

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  3. SoCal Modern Masterpiece - by Nakhshab Development & Design

    SoCal Modern Masterpiece – by Nakhshab Development & Design

    Lahaye Residence, Encinitas, CA, designed by  Soheil Nakhshab, Principal Designer of NDD.

    Lahaye Residence, Encinitas, CA, designed by Soheil Nakhshab, Principal Designer of NDD.

    The ease of Southern California living is a compilation of the warm weather, glorious beaches, close proximity to the mountains and deserts, and draped with a history of amazing architecture- from Spanish to Mid-Century Modern.  And one architect that understands ‘California Living’ best is Soheil Nakhshab,…

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  4. dose of design: Textile Designer Madeline Weinrib, Britain’s House of Hackney, & TLBR

    dose of design: Textile Designer Madeline Weinrib, Britain’s House of Hackney, & TLBR

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    Madeline Weinrib’s Vivid View of Design & Style

    I love textiles, especially ones with age old patterns and motifs that share a history about them, ones that celebrate the old world charm that makes them unique and interesting.  And one textile designer I am crazy about is Madeline Weinrib, great-granddaughter of the founder of famed New York emporium ABC Carpet & Home.  Madeline Weinrib grew…

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  5. Summer’s Designer Highlights: SF’s Decorator’s Showcase

    Summer’s Designer Highlights: SF’s Decorator’s Showcase

    3660 Jackson Street, home of the 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase (Photo: courtesy of Bartlett  Real Estate)

    3660 Jackson Street, home of the 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase (Photo: courtesy of Bartlett Real Estate)

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    Water color rendering of San Francisco’s Decorator House, 2014.

    One of the designer highlights of summer is the San Francisco’s Decorator Showcase.  As we take a look back at summer 2014, lets celebrate the 37th year of the showcase, and check out the reimagined 9,000 square foot…

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  6. dose of design: Upstairs @ LA’s Ace Hotel, Creative Commune & Illustrator Alia Penner

    dose of design: Upstairs @ LA’s Ace Hotel, Creative Commune & Illustrator Alia Penner

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    Upstairs, Ace Hotel DTL

    The Ace Hotel, Los Angeles, housed in the 1927 Spanish Gothic United Artists Building, is the talk of the town, and with it’s stunning interiors, rightfully so!  The Upstairs cocktail lounge offers vast views of tinsel town below, and is the place to be seen. Cleverly designed by LA design firm Commune, and sprinkled with design-deets from local artist – this place is a…

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  7. Coronado’s California-Cool Contemporary by Jeffrey Alan Marks

    Coronado’s California-Cool Contemporary by Jeffrey Alan Marks

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    Visit idyllic Coronado, CA, and you will find the sandy streets lined with Cape Cod style homes this tiny military town is known for. But then along comes this Contemporary-cool style home to break the mold- designed by Bravo’s ‘Million Dollar Decorators’ design dream-team, Jeffrey Alan Marks and Ross Cassidy.  Together with Drex Patterson of Island Architects, and landscape designerScott Shrader

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  8. dose of design: Zinque Cafe Melrose, Roped In & Shepard Fairey’s Urban Art

    dose of design: Zinque Cafe Melrose, Roped In & Shepard Fairey’s Urban Art

    Zinque Café- Melrose

    This past week found us at the Pacific Design Center, the design mecca of all things high-end and beautiful.  And across the street we stumbled upon the most beautifully designed café, Zinque, the West Hollywood outlet of Venice’s Euro-style café and wine bar.  It was love at first site and bite; with the beautiful tiled courtyard with a cozy fireplace;  the space is open…

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  9. A-Lister’s Cabo San Lucas Compound- Casamigos

    A-Lister’s Cabo San Lucas Compound- Casamigos

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    Cabo San Lucas caters to the A-listers, with its close proximity to Los Angeles and its white sand beaches and clear blue waters.  Just a short joint on a private jet can land you in luxury in this resort town- and that is just what pals Goerge Clooney and Cindy Crawford-Gerber clan did when they purchased their own plot of paradise in Cabo, creating their  private compound, calling it…

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  10. dose of design: Home Decor Heaven at L’Aviva Home, Good Earth, & Maude Woods

    dose of design: Home Decor Heaven at L’Aviva Home, Good Earth, & Maude Woods

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    Home Décor Heaven

    Home décor heaven, you know , that unique experience when you walk through the doors of a shop and you are instantly transported to another place with the sweet smell of candles, the look and feel of textures and textiles, and the interesting curios that make it feel as if you were treasure hunting through the alleys of the Paris flea markets, the souks of Marrakesh, or the…

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