Data is the future, whether we like it or not. How that translates to the beautiful, touchable business of interior design is a question that often divides the room. The Decorative Furnishings Association has made it clear they aren’t waiting around for an answer.
Last year, Julie Benniardi and Debbie Ouyang launched ReWeave L.A. to create one-of-a-kind goods from unwanted fabric samples, donating a portion of profits to charity. Here’s how the duo behind the growing brand balance eco-consciousness with design vision and business savvy.
Stephen Block, founder of Inner Gardens in Los Angeles, has long been one of the design industry’s most quietly sought-after experts in gardens and greenery. With a recently revamped wholesale line and a new social media strategy, Block and his brand are ready to bloom.
This month, we’re taking the pulse of the design book market—and where better to do it than at one of Los Angeles’s best design bookshops? We checked in with third-generation owner Brett Hennessey to find out what titles are flying off the shelves.