Kelly Wearstler

New York City’s fanciest offices are absolutely jaw-dropping

Remember that episode of “Mad Men” when Joan complains about people walking through her office as a shortcut? These days, Joan probably wouldn’t have …

Real Estate

The Best Kitchen and Bath Products Coming in 2018 Photos

Each year, KBIS showcases the latest innovations from the kitchen and bath sphere—the spaces that homeowners are spending more time in and more money renovating. With the new year comes new products and trends in these areas. Sleek designs and darker finishes on fittings continue to be popular …

Bathrooms

First Taste: Charmaine's Raises the Rooftop Bar With Trick Dog Cocktails and Kelly Wearstler Design

It might suffice to tell you that a new rooftop bar has opened in San Francisco and you would guess that the spot is worth your time. But that's not …

SF Guide

Kelly Wearstler's Newest Tile Design and Other Things We're Coveting Now Photos

Throughout the year, <i>Architectural Digest</i>'s market department scours showrooms, stores, fairs, and design centers for the best new products on the market and then brings its favorites to AD PRO. From rugs and wallpaper to furniture and lighting, these are the items our editors are eyeing. This week, …

Houses

Perfect Spots for a Staycation in the Middle of Awards Season

Dropping into Hollywood for an event, premiere or night out is often a challenge due to nightly gridlock. Three new hotels have added the possibility …

Hotels

10 Delightfully Retro Hotels in Los Angeles

Many travelers to Los Angeles are looking for a dose of nostalgia -- a magical bygone era that evokes Tinseltown’s golden days, old-timey roadside …

Hotels

2018 Preview: 10 Most Anticipated Los Angeles Venues for Meetings and Events

LOS ANGELES Looking for a new venue for your next event? Here are the most anticipated Los Angeles restaurants, corporate event venues, hotels, …

Event Planning

At This San Francisco Art Gallery the Past Becomes the Present

The design world's secret weapon has a series of riveting shows on the horizon<p>Everything old is new again at Lost Art Salon in San Francisco. What began as a pop-up shop in a Mid-Century Modern showroom 15 years ago has become the embodiment of a 20th-century Parisian salon. Business partners Rob …

Solange Knowles

Maggy Monsef talks about challenges working women face in the Arab World

Passion is a pillar of success that is best defined by people who have faced challenges and reached milestones of success. This pillar gets affected by all sort of conditions; and Interior Designer Maggy Monsef — otherwise known by her famous nickname, Mag the Phoenix, rising from the ashes — is a …

February 2018 Product Guide

Get the deets on everything you loved in our most recent issue.<p>These designers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers are featured in the February 2018 issue.<p>"To the trade" (T) means a manufacturer sells primarily to design professionals. Many design centers offer hourly decorating and shopping …

Houses

Kravet Celebrates Its 100th Anniversary with Social Media Campaign

The company fêtes its milestone in a modern way<p>Kravet may be a century old this year, but it certainly knows a thing or two about modern technology. The renowned textile, wallcovering, and furnishings house rang in its 100th year today with a campaign rolled out on social media. Kravet's team …

16 Interior Design Predictions for 2018 (And What’s on Its Way out)

Quick: Name the design trends you’ve been hearing about over and over again in 2017. It’s pretty safe to say that millennial pink will top that list, mid-century modern is still kicking around, and, for better or for worse, shiplap became something of an HGTV-ified cultural phenomenon the way …

Home Decorating

The Most Beautiful New SF Restaurants of 2017

San Francisco welcomed a series of gorgeous new restaurants this year, from splashy openings to smaller neighborhood spots. Trends, classics, and purely San Francisco style was at play throughout the city, from designers new and old. From a new-school sushi restaurant with gold dripping down the …

Restaurants

Friends of Eater Share Their Top Restaurant Newcomers of 2017

<i>As we put a cap on 2017, Eater surveyed a group of friends, writers, and all around experts for their take on the past year. We asked them eight questions: from top standbys to top newcomers, from best meals to restaurants they’ve broken up with. All will be answered by the time we turn off the</i> …

Miami

A Historic Cambridge Colonial Gets a Modern Makeover

With its gracious proportions, this 1930 Georgian-style brick colonial is nestled in the heart of Cambridge, Massachusetts in a neighborhood where …

Houses

The Best LA Restaurants for Dinner on Christmas Day

You’re already squeezing multiple family members into your apartment, sleeping on an air mattress, and frantically googling holiday-themed events, so …

Restaurants

This Luxury Hotel in India Is For the Dogs — Literally

One pet hotel in India is completely redefining what "pampered pooches" actually means, with amenities for your doggos during boarding or day care …

Hotels

The World's Best Interior Designers Hot List, Part 2

We bring you the world’s best interior designers who’ve been making headlines thanks to their lust-worthy residential designs sure to give you some home décor inspiration.<p><b>Kelly Wearstler</b><p><b>Background:</b> Design is largely intuitive for Wearstler, 50, which she describes as “a sort of falling in love over …

Pierre Cardin

Bay Area’s best new building projects of 2017: Year in review

Informed experts and notables reveal what newfangled projects stood out most this year<p><i>As the year draws to a close, Curbed SF asked informed locals in architectural, design, advocacy, and x-factor industries to give us their thoughts on 2017. Revealed here are their favorite building projects of</i> …

San Francisco

The 20 Hottest Hotel Openings of Late 2017

With the final days of 2017 quickly approaching, we’re taking a moment to appreciate the season’s best new hotels. Since our last installment of …

Hotels

The Best Design Hotels of 2017 - SURFACE

TRAVEL<p>We look back at the year of openings to isolate the most standout new properties around the world, from a five-room boutique in the countryside …

Hotels

The Best Last-Minute New Year’s Eve Hotel Deals in 9 U.S. Cities

Courtesy of Pexels<p>Whether you’re up for a party with 2,000 revelers or a quieter night watching fireworks from your suite, find the perfect way to …

Hotels

Compartés Chocolate Bars Are the Gift I'm Giving Everyone This Year

It's chocolate and art all in one.<p>I’m really the worst at gift-giving. I’m a present perfectionist, holding out for the perfect thing until the day before Christmas (or the birthday or the wedding or…), then I panic, and—oops—it’s another round of gift cards for everyone. This year, though, I’m …

Dessert

The Edit: Grown-Up Party Bags

We've given the childhood favorite a decidedly adult twist.<p>While it's true that first impressions are everything (read: never show up to a party empty-handed), lasting impressions are, too. As a host, that means lavishing guests with a good time <i>and</i> sending them off with a relic of the riotous …

Explore the Avalon Hotel, your home-base for the Well+Good Retreat in Palm Springs

<i>We designed Well+Good Retreats to be a new generation of wellness getaways, starting with the debut Well+Good Retreat at the Avalon Palm Springs.</i> …

Lifestyle

Marriott pilots shower doors that record guests' thoughts

Marriott Hotels would like guests to come up with brilliant ideas while they are showering.<p>The Marriott International brand is piloting a new shower that would allow guests to capture their moments of inspiration on the door.<p>It works like this: guests shower as usual, and as the steam builds up, a …

Hotels

Kelly Wearstler's Latest Project Is A Feast For Your Eyes

I come from a family where you went to the furniture store, you bought a set, and you brought it home,” explains comedian Sebastian Maniscalco, whose old-school Italian upbringing in the Chicago suburbs fuels his searing stand-up routines.<p>Needless to say, when he and artist Lana Gomez bought a new …

Houses

Alexander McQueen Studio and The Rug Company Practice the Dark Arts

The British brands unite for a bewitching, limited-edition design that gets goth.<p>When it has something to celebrate, the Rug Company calls on …

Alexander McQueen

Introducing the 2018 AD100

See who made this year's list<p>Adjaye Associates<p>Aero Studios<p>AL_A<p>Alex Papachristidis Interiors<p>Amy Lau Design<p>The Archers<p>Ashe + Leandro<p>Atelier AM<p>Ben Pentreath Ltd.<p>Bestor Architecture<p>BIG–Bjarke Ingels Group<p>Bilhuber and Associates<p>Billy Cotton<p>Brian J. McCarthy Inc.<p>Carrier and Company Interiors<p>Caruncho …

Bjarke Ingels

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