Think art is just for walls? From fabric to dishware, home design gets artistic like never before.
Spoonflower takes custom design to a new level with wallpaper, fabric and gift wrap. This head turner is “Arrows” wallpaper by Holli Zollinger. Rolls overlap so the design works across the wall.$60 for standard 2’ x 12’ roll. spoonflower.com
Jonathan Adler’s white ceramic owls add whimsy and style to any bookshelf. Set of two, $195; wayfair.com
Designer Timothy Corrigan’s new five-piece, gold-accented Jardin Francais china collection was inspired by the ornamental gardens in France. Produced by Royal Limoges, the line is microwave and dishwasher safe. Five-piece collection, $375; gearys.com
Brooklyn artist Wayne Pate translates his original paintings into a playful and sophisticated collection of fabric and wallpaper. $67.50 per yard; studiofournyc.com
Brooklyn-based illustrator Julie Rothman focuses her talents on a new line of removable tile (photo above, top) and fabric. This design, Daydream, is $80 per yard in fabric and $58 for 2 tiles. hyggeandwest.com
With the Century Signature Collection, you pick the fabric, dimensions, number of panels and top design of a screen. This particular one is 7 feet tall with five panels and a rounded top. $5,625; centuryfurniture.com
The year may be winding down, but the Valley restaurant scene is only ramping up. We have “Top Chef” contestants cooking in our ‘hoods (Girasol’s CJ Jacobson, Black Market Liquor Bar’s Antonia Lofaso), and we’ve had an endless influx of popular LA restaurants opening branches in the Valley (Mendocino Farms, Umami Burger, Loteria Grill, Stout). […]