Destinations

Design Destination: Fortuny at Dessin Fournir

Fortuny, the venerable Venetian textile company, renowned for their shimmering cottons, sensual velvets and diaphanous silks, has opened their Los Angeles showroom at Dessin Fournir, located on La Cienega in the heart of Los Angeles’s design quarter. It’s an ideal alliance, partnering them with a di  Read More...

After Ninety-Plus Years, The Hollywood Roosevelt Remains Iconic As Ever

The abstract concept of "Los Angeles" conjures up all sorts of mental imagery for non-locals: marathon spending sprees on Rodeo Drive, sunsets over the Santa Monica Pier, unexpected run-ins with A-list celebrities at overpriced juice shops, etc.  Read More...

Colorado's First and Only Private Ski Resort Arrives: Say Hello To Cimarron Mountain Club

Colorado may seem like the undisputed center for upscale winter getaways, but believe it or not, the state has never had a private ski resort — until now.  Read More...

Let Her Art Open The Door: Gulla Jónsdóttir Atelier At La Peer Hotel

Master architect and designer Gulla Jónsdóttir is on a roll.  Read More...

It's A Modern, Modern World: The Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale

Opening next Friday, October 19th and running through Sunday, October 21st, the fifth itineration of The Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale - Fall edition promises to be their largest fall show to date with 46 exhibitors including several who've only shown in the Spring show.  Read More...

Sausalito's The Inn Above The Tide Offers Panoramic Views and Boutique Luxury

San Francisco certainly has no shortage of jaw-droppingly beautiful boutique hotels.  Read More...

Go WestEdge Design Fair

WestEdge Design Fair flings open the doors of Santa Monica's Barker Hangar for the 6th year in a row, kicking off three days of riveting design with an opening night party on Thursday night, October 18 from 7-10 pm.  Read More...

La Cienega's Downtown Set To Close November 1

It's no surprise that one of the La Cienega Design Quarter's most revered vintage decor and accessories shop is called Downtown. After all, as Petula Clark so famously sang, "Downtown, no finer place for sure".  Read More...

Bar None: Veranda and Rick's At The Hotel Figueroa

One of the singular pleasures of living in Los Angeles is the option of dining -- and drinking -- poolside almost year round. Now, with the re-opening of the venerable Hotel Figueroa, the bar -- make that bars -- has been elevated.  Read More...

San Jose's Hotel De Anza Is a South Bay Must-Stay

Finding a boutique hotel that's chic, comfortable, and conveniently located isn't always simple. But with a prime downtown location and classic Art Deco design, San Jose's Hotel De Anza manages to tick all the boxes.  Read More...

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