“Rooftop gardens and rooftop terraces let you reach for the stars and the only limit on what you can design in your exclusive oasis is your imagination.” Ashley Penn, an English Landscape designer and architect, began his exploration of gardens at the ripe age of 16.
Upon learning about her selection for designing the vestibule in the 2016 San Francisco Decorator Showcase, Cynthia Spence of Cynthia Spence Design, dove right into her creative exploration.
1. Who is your biggest role model?Oscar de la Renta. He was a person with impeccable taste and a true gentleman.2. Which movie or play do you wish you could have designed the set for?Anna Karenina - I love costume dramas! Addams Family would be fun too.3.
It's the most wonderful time of year: for design exhibitors and collectors.
The Modernist architect built this forward–looking Post + Beam for himself and his family in 1954. Still looking good, it's open on Sunday, April 24th from 2:00pm-4:00pm.
A YEAR AND HALF INTO STRIKING OUT ON THEIR OWN, MOST YOUNG DESIGNERS ARE STILL STRUGGLING, not Hannah Collins of Hannah Collins Design.
There are countless ways to say “thank you,” but the best way is to say it with soulful eats. The Newport Beach outpost of Gratitude confirms that. Cafe Gratitude's roots run deep thanks to its humble Bay Area beginnings.
Events + ToursVenice Design Series: Architecture + ExperienceFollowing a sold-out run last spring, artists, chefs, designers, civic leaders, and entrepreneurs will lead design enthusiasts on tours of and talks about architectural hot spots in and around L.A. for the second year in a row.
Celebrated online resale marketplace, Chairish, is launching it’s first-ever Chairish Auction with noted tastemaker, blogger and designer, Emily Henderson. Emily will be selling items from her personal collection of vintage paintings, textiles, rugs, décor and furniture, all impressively priced wit