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LEGENDS: NOVEL INTERIORS - STORYTELLING BY DESIGN

LCDQ Legends 2015

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 7:00 PM - Friday, May 9, 2014 at 11:30 PM (PDT)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
VIP 2-DAY Pass
Includes invitations to the Gala on May 7, Power Lunch hosted by Elle Decor, Tribute Party hosted by Architectural Digest, and After Party hosted by Objekt International on May 8, Veranda Lunch and Finale Party on May 9, and VIP seating at panels.

Proceeds from the sale of VIP passes will benefit Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles and the LCDQ Beautification Fund.

2-DAY VIP AND 1-DAY THURSDAY PASSES ARE SOLD OUT. PLEASE CONSIDER PURCHASING A 1 DAY PASS FOR FRIDAY OR CONSIDER THE KEYNOTES, BOOK SIGNINGS, EXHIBITIONS, PRESENTATIONS, OPEN HOUSES, TRUNK SHOWS AND OTHER EVENTS DURING LEGENDS 2014. THANK YOU!
Ended $275.00 $0.00
VIP 1-DAY Pass, MAY 8
Includes invitations to invitation-only Tribute Party hosted by Architectural Digest, Elle Decor Power Lunch, After Party hosted by Objekt International and VIP seating at all keynotes on Thursday, May 8.

Proceeds from the sale of VIP passes will benefit Habitat for Humanity Greater of Los Angeles and the LCDQ Beautification Fund.

2-DAY VIP AND 1-DAY THURSDAY PASSES ARE SOLD OUT. PLEASE CONSIDER PURCHASING A 1 DAY PASS FOR FRIDAY OR CONSIDER THE KEYNOTES, BOOK SIGNINGS, EXHIBITIONS, PRESENTATIONS, OPEN HOUSES, TRUNK SHOWS AND OTHER EVENTS DURING LEGENDS 2014. THANK YOU!
Ended $175.00 $0.00
VIP 1-DAY Pass, MAY 9
Includes invitations to invitation-only Veranda Finale Party and Veranda Luncheon and VIP seating at all keynotes on Friday, May 9.

Proceeds from the sale of VIP passes will benefit Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles and the LCDQ Beautification Fund.
Ended $175.00 $0.00
LEGENDS Gala (by invitation only)
Wednesday, May 7
6:30 - 8:30 PM

Sponsored by 1stdibs
and Coldwell Banker Previews International
Ended Free $0.00
Blogger Breakfast
Thursday, May 8
8:30 - 10:00 AM

Meet the Social Media Ambassadors for Legends 2014.
Hosted by Luxe Interiors + Design
Ended Free $0.00
Keynote: Power of Authenticity
Thursday, May 8
9:30 - 10:30 AM

Jonas
725 N La Cienega Blvd

MODERATOR: Clinton Smith, Editor in Chief, Veranda

PANELISTS: Kim Alexandriuk, Betsy Burnham and Timothy Corrigan

Veranda Editor in Chief Clinton Smith will lead a lively panel discussion with designers on the power of authenticity. From fabrics and fine art to furniture with provenance, objects of quality are sought after more than ever before. Find out how these designers are embracing this movement and incorporating the artisanal, unique and one-of a-kind into their projects, as well as the value it adds to the client experience.

A question-and-answer session will follow.

PLEASE NOTE: This keynote is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider visiting numerous other programs, including book signings, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
Presentation: Traveling the Globe and Translating the World into Rugs
Thursday, May 8
10:00 - 11:30 AM

JD Staron
930 N La Cienega Blvd

Best known for creating the impossible, J.D. Staron founder Jakub Staron, a trained fine artist and weaver, presents a lecture and video about the world of handmade reproductions of exquisite antique carpets and edgy contemporary weaves. Followed by a brunch reception. RSVP is mandatory.
Ended Free $0.00
Keynote: Back to the Future
Thursday, May 8
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

George Smith
804 N La Cienega Blvd

MODERATOR: Pamela Jaccarino, Editor in Chief, Luxe Interiors + Design

PANELISTS: Grant Gibson, Catherine Kwong and Chloe Warner

Luxe Interiors + Design editor-in-chief Pamela Jaccarino and designers Grant Gibson, Chloe Warner and Catherine Kwong break out the crystal ball for a glimpse of where home design is headed, which periods from the past are on the verge of making a come back and how designers are changing the way we live today.

PLEASE NOTE: This keynote is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider visiting numerous other programs, including book signings, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
Power Lunch (by invitation only)
Thursday, May 8
12:00 - 1:30 PM

Hosted by Michael Boodro, Editor in Chief, Elle Decor
Ended Free $0.00
If These Walls Could Talk
Thursday, May 8
1:00 - 2:30 PM

Egg & Dart
525 N. La Cienega Blvd.

Please join us as Cara Webb from Hartmann & Forbes and Bill Calhoun from Arte present “If These Walls Could Talk,” a combination of 2014 spring collections and how innovative wallcoverings can influence one’s mood and environment.
Ended Free $0.00
Keynote: Glamour – A Timeless Narrative
Thursday, May 8
2:00 - 3:00 PM

The Rug Company
8202 Melrose Ave

MODERATOR: Mayer Rus, West Coast Editor of Architectural Digest

PANELISTS: Madeline Stuart, Shawn Henderson and Christopher Sharp

Join Mayer Rus, West Coast Editor of Architectural Digest, as he explores the meaning and evolution of "glamour" in some of today's most prestigious interiors. Insights into elegance, luxury and enduring design.

PLEASE NOTE: This keynote is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider visiting numerous other programs, including book signings, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
Book Signing at Nathan Turner
Thursday, May 8
2:30 - 4:00 PM

Nathan Turner
8546 Melrose Avenue

Join designer and shop owner Nathan Turner in welcoming authors Jane Scott Hodges (Linens: For Every Room and Occasion) and Judy Kameon (Gardens Are For Living)

Ended Free $0.00
Keynote: Inspired by...
Thursday, May 8
3:30 - 4:30 PM

Design Within Reach
8612 Melrose Ave

MODERATOR: Sabine Rothman, Editorial Market Director, Elle Decor and Hearst Design Group

Panelists: Chris Barrett, Principal, Chris Barrett Textiles and Design; Gregg Buchbinder, President & CEO, Emeco; John Edelman, CEO, Design Within Reach; Johnathan Crocker, Principal, Wild Mercury Group for AG Adriano Goldschmied

Designers from the worlds of home furnishings and fashion discuss how they keep their work original and fresh without repeating themselves or copying others.

PLEASE NOTE: This keynote is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider other keynotes, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
Meet & Greet Cocktail Tea
Thursday, May 8
4:00 - 5:30 PM

Scalamandre
800 N La Cienega Blvd

Meet & Greet Cocktail Tea at Scalamandre in honor of Newell Turner in celebration of windows by Tristan Butterfield for Kohler.

View delightful window designs inspired by E.M. Forster's "A Passage to India" while sipping tea with or without a little "kick"… And meet Newell Turner, Hearst Design Group's editorial director, and talented Tristan Butterfield, Kohler's global creative director. Enjoy seeing Scalamandre's time honored classics along with the latest collection of exquisite fabrics, wallcovering and trim.

Ended Free $0.00
Covet the Quarter - Design Crawl
Thursday, May 8
4:00PM-6:00PM

Begins at:
Lee Stanton Antiques
769 N La Cienega Blvd

Ends at:
Therien
716 N La Cienega Blvd

Join Traditional Home Magazine Senior Editor Tori Mellott with special guests for an exciting design crawl of the LCDQ. Explore and discover secret sources, hidden design talents, and rare finds from the LCDQ, as Tori and her A-list design friends reveal insiders' best kept secrets that have remained undercover until now.

PLEASE NOTE: This event is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider visiting numerous other programs, including book signings, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
Cocktail Reception at Rose Tarlow Melrose House
Thursday, May 8
5:00 - 7:00 PM

Rose Tarlow Melrose House
8540 Melrose Avenue

Join the newest national shelter magazine, Milieu, in celebrating Legends.

By invitation only.
Ended Free $0.00
LEGENDS Tribute Party (by invitation only)
Thursday, May 8
7:00 - 9:00 PM

Hosted by Margaret Russell, Editor in Chief,Architectural Digest
Ended Free $0.00
Premiering the Legends “After Party” (by invitation only)
Thursday, May 8
9:30PM

Hosted by Objekt Magazine.

By invitation only.
Ended Free $0.00
Keynote: Don't Hate, Collaborate
Friday, May 9
9:30 - 10:30 AM

Dragonette
711 N La Cienega Blvd

MODERATOR: Anthony Barzilay Freund, Editor of Introspective Magazine on 1stdibs

PANELISTS: "Million Dollar Decorators" Martyn Lawrence Bullard, Kathryn Ireland, Nathan Turner and Jeffrey Allan Marks

Forget the cliché of the lone-star decorating diva. The field's top design talents know that success comes from not only finding synergistic ways to work with their design colleagues — and sometime competition —but from knowing how to enlist the talents of leading artisans and creators around the globe. 1stdibs will show the design world's genuine spirit of collaboration with a lively, informative and no doubt entertaining panel discussion as it reunites four of the original Million Dollar Decorators to share their secrets of successful collaborations — and some colorful tales of alliances gone awry.

PLEASE NOTE: This keynote is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider visiting our Author Open House, book signings, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
Roundtable Discussion: Bringing Hollywood Glamour Into Home Design
Friday, May 9
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Gallery GO Contemporary Art
947 N La Cienega Blvd
Ste A

The entertainment industry has long been a major influence in bringing style and allure into home design. Actress and singer Ruta Lee joins Erika Brunson, international doyenne of glamorous interiors, Timothy White, award-winning celebrity photographer exhibited in galleries and museums around the world, and Keith Willis, CEO of Innovative Theatres, for a fun and revealing discussion on the tastes of the famous. The quartet will share unique and creative ideas on incorporating that Hollywood look into your home entertainment center or screening room.

Arrive early and enjoy a Bloody Mary.
Ended Free $0.00
Keynote: Express Yourselfie: Do We Design for Likes, Loves or Living?
Friday, May 9
11:00 - 12:00 PM

Lee Stanton Antiques
769 N La Cienega Blvd

MODERATOR: Alison Clare Steingold, Design Editor, C magazine and C Home

PANELISTS: Interior designer and author Todd Nickey; interior designer David John Dick, author of the blog Youhavebeenheresometime; and Shiva Rose, author of the blog The Local Rose

This panel explores whether online and social media like Instagram and Pinterest are playing into or even creating a new style of interiors. What are the pros and cons of documenting design? What is the ultimate reality on display?

Followed by a book signing for Todd Nickey, author of The Inspired Home (Rizzoli, March 2014).

PLEASE NOTE: This keynote is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider visiting numerous other programs, including book signings, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
Book Signing at Lee Stanton Antiques
Friday, May 9
11:45AM-12:30PM

Lee Stanton Antiques
769 N La Cienega Blvd

Interior Designer Todd Nickey of Nickey Kehoe and sylist Kim Ficaro have opened the doors to masterful spaces of celebrated musicians, stylists, writers, producers, designers, and tastemakers in The Inspired Home: Nests of Creatives. Join Todd at Lee Stanton as the designer for Hollywood producers, screenwriters, and directors signs copies of his newly released book that illustrates how to live well among one's passions and histories.
Ended Free $0.00
Al Fresco Lunch (by invitation only)
Friday, May 9
12:00 - 1:30

Hosted by Clinton Smith, Editor in Chief, Veranda
Ended Free $0.00
DESIGN CAMP – LEGENDS!
Friday, May 9
1:00-2:30PM

Gina Berschneider Furniture
847 N. La Cienega Blvd.

Join Interior Design Camp rock stars Lori Dennis and Kelli Ellis as they host a mini design camp designed to inform, inspire and entertain. Following the highly successful Design Camp Series that has made rounds throughout the U.S., 3 Design Camp counselors will share their insights, reveal secrets for success, and provide tools needed to transform your business, whether you’re an interior designer, product designer, architect, or design enthusiast. Showroom owner and upholstery maven Gina Berschneider celebrates her 40th year in business and will discuss the business challenges she faced --and overcame!-- over the past few decades. Henry Lien, an attorney specializing in the interior design field and a private art dealer, will shed light on design contracts and the placement of fine art in interiors. Aaron Danzig, Director of Business Development at Williams Sonoma, will address branding and marketing your business.
Ended Free $0.00
Keynote: Smoke and Mirrors: Hollywood's Public/Private Residences
Friday, May 9
1:30 - 2:30 PM

Stark Home
805 N La Cienega Blvd.

MODERATOR: Degen Pener, Culture editor of The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard

PANELISTS: Scott Mitchell, Natasha Baradaran, Trip Haenisch

Favored by many in the entertainment industry, a new generation of homes is being designed and built in L.A.: properties with private main residences and adjacent (sometimes detached) public arenas in which to shield their private homes. The Hollywood Reporter culture editor Degen Pener will moderate a panel discussion on the rise of large-scale “public/private” homes with Hollywood's most influential designers, revealing the duality of their designs and the evolving definitions of public and private spaces.

PLEASE NOTE: This keynote is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider visiting numerous other programs, including book signings, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
LEGENDS Celebrates Design Authors (See three events below)
Friday, May 9
1:00PM-4:00PM

Ended Free $0.00
Group Book Signing at Mecox
Friday, May 9
1:00PM-4:00PM

Mecox
919 N La Cienega Blvd

Douglas Woods, Dreaming Small:Intimate Interiors

Gary McBournie, Living Color: A Designer Works Magic with Traditional Interiors

Jeffrey Alan Marks, The Meaning of Home

Susanna Salk, Decorate Fearlessly: Using Whimsy, Confidence, and a Dash of Surprise to Create Deeply Personal Spaces

Suzanne Kasler, Timeless Style

Timothy Corrigan, An Invitation to Chateau du Grand-Lucé: Decorating a Great French Country House

Will Taylor, Bright Bazaar: Embracing Color for Make-You-Smile Style
Ended Free $0.00
Book Signing and Reception for Jay Jeffers
Friday, May 9
2:00PM-3:30PM

Jean de Merry
8417 Melrose Place

Witty and exuberant, and filled with details on process, color, furniture, and accessories, Jay Jeffers: Collected Cool is an endless source of inspiration. Join us for a book signing and champagne reception.
Ended Free $0.00
Hutton Wilkinson Presents Elsie de Wolfe
Friday, May 9
2:30PM-4:00PM

Remains Lighting
808 N La Cienega Blvd

Designer and author Hutton Wilkinson, President of the Elsie de Wolfe Foundation, will present an illustrated talk on Elsie de Wolfe, including a preview of his soon to be published book, The Walk to Elsie's, a rip-roaring tale of the last ten years of the great designer’s life. Hear tales of the legendary designer’s eighty-five amusing years and many “firsts,” including being the first woman to charge for taste, thereby inventing the business of professional interior decorator. De Wolfe was one of the earliest customers of the LCDQ back in the day.
Ended Free $0.00
Keynote: Grand Estates: The Art of Building Big
Friday, May 9
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

SOLI Architectural Surfaces
8483 Melrose Avenue

MODERATOR: Susan McFadden, Editor-in-Chief, California Homes

PANELISTS: William Hefner, John Finton, Kerry Joyce, and Russ Diamond

Today's leading design talents discuss the unique challenges of building massive estates, and share the art of creating rooms with warmth and intimacy on a grand scale.

PLEASE NOTE: This keynote is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider visiting numerous other programs, including book signings, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
Keynote: 9 Ways the Internet Turned Interior Design Upside Down
Friday, May 9
4:30 - 5:30 PM

Woven Accents
8674 Melrose Avenue

MODERATOR: Mat Sanders, Editorial Director, Domaine

PANELISTS: Estee Stanley, Mark D. Sikes
and Sophia Bush

Join Domaine editorial director Mat Sanders in a rapid-fire conversation about how to successfully wield the Internet to your advantage. Actress and design enthusiast Sophia Bush and designers Estee Stanley and Mark D. Sikes will join Sanders to discuss what's #trending online and share tips for successfully sharing your brand in the digital space.

PLEASE NOTE: This keynote is sold out because we have reached capacity for this event. However, you may be admitted on a standby basis, or you may consider visiting numerous other programs, including book signings, exhibitions, open houses, trunk shows and other events during LEGENDS 2014. Thank you!
Ended Free $0.00
Hearst Design Group Cocktail Party With Moore & Giles
Friday, May 9
5:00PM-7:00PM

By invitation only.
Ended Free $0.00
LEGENDS Finale Party (by invitation only)
Friday, May 9
7:00 - 9:00 PM

Hosted by Clinton Smith, Editor in Chief, Veranda
Ended Free $0.00

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Event Details

CELEBRATE & MINGLE WITH EDITORS, TREND-SETTERS & STYLE LEGENDS
AT COCKTAIL PARTIES & RECEPTIONS

GET INSPIRED AT PANEL DISCUSSIONS & CHATS
WITH INTERNATIONAL DESIGN & CULTURAL ELITE

EXPLORE MORE THAN 56 UNIQUE SHOWROOMS & GALLERIES
OF THE LA CIENEGA DESIGN QUARTER

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The Leading Destination for Inspired Design and Decorative Arts

For more than half a century, the La Cienega Design Quarter has been the destination for sophisticated shoppers looking for top quality design for the home. This legendary district, with its romantic courtyards, alluring windows and treasure troves of antiques, furniture, rugs, accessories and art, is known as the “shopping heart” and workplace of the interior design profession. Side by side with some of L.A.’s most glamorous restaurants, bistros, fashion boutiques and salons, the LCDQ is the West Coast Style destination for all.

Have questions about LEGENDS: NOVEL INTERIORS - STORYTELLING BY DESIGN? Contact LCDQ Legends 2015

When & Where


La Cienega Design Quarter (LCDQ)
N La Cienega Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90069
Complimentary shuttle and valet throughout the day. Printed program will have details of valet and shuttle locations.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 7:00 PM - Friday, May 9, 2014 at 11:30 PM (PDT)


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Stanton Court
765 N. La Cienega Blvd.

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