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
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.
Registration, Information Desk and Photo Booth 765 N. La Cienega Blvd.
In addition to asking questions and getting directions, pick up the latest issues of all of the national and international design and California lifestyle magazines.
LEGENDS Photo Booth Stanton Court 765 N. La Cienega Blvd.
Celebrate Where Muses Dwell with a photo of yourself or with friends or colleagues in a vignette designed and painted by Tamara Codor of Codor Designs with furnishings from Lee Stanton Antiques. Share your complimentary photo instantly on social media, email it, and/or walk away with a photo to share with friends.
LCDQ Block Party on Melrose Wednesday, May 6, 4-6 pm 8625-8629 Melrose Avenue
Join an enclave of LCDQ showrooms on Melrose – Cote Jardin, MK Collection and Nicky Rising LTD – as they serve up some cocktails and pre-LEGENDS revelry amidst antiques, select furniture and lighting, and the latest wallpaper and fabrics.
SPELLBOUND Rare poster art from the films of Alfred Hitchcock Wednesday May 6 - June 6 M-F 11am-6pm, Sat 12-5pm Fuller + Roberts Co. 729 N. La Cienega Blvd.
An exhibition of rare original poster art from the canon of master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock. The exhibition is comprised of one of the largest private collections of one, two, three, and six-sheet posters from the legendary director’s storied career. Films included are Rebecca (1940), Foreign Correspondent (1940), Shadow of a Doubt (1943), Lifeboat (1944), Spellbound (1945), Notorious (1946), Rear Window (1954), Vertigo (1958), North byNorthwest (1959), Psycho (1960), and The Birds (1963).
Andy Warhol Lives An Exhibition
May 6 - 8, 1-5pm Gallery GO 947 N. La Cienega Blvd.
"Andy Warhol Lives" through a collaboration with some of the most sought-after contemporary artists of today. Photos of Warhol taken by photographer Karen Bystedt in the 80s and transformed by 15 artists will be on view. Exhibition opens May 5 with margueritas, and the party continues through May 8.
Meet and Greet with Ryan Gordon Jackson
Thursday, May 7 , 1-2:30pm Anthony Monaco Carpet and Textile Design 816 1/2 N. La Cienega Blvd., 2nd Floor
Visit with Ryan Gordon Jackson as he introduces his new line of rugs for Anthony Monaco Carpet and Textile Design.
Coffee Bar and Sweets at Jasper Thursday, May 7, 9am-5pm Jasper 8525 Melrose Avenue
Enjoy coffee and sweets while browsing the new collections of lighting and printed fabric shades by Irving and Morrison, furniture by BB for Reschio by Benedikt Bolza and the new fabric and wallpaper collection by artist Konstantin Kakanias for Templeton.
Champagne Toast for Design Author Sandra Espinet Thursday, May 7,6:30-7pm Sherle Wagner 839 N. La Cienega Blvd.
Join us for a toast and book signing for Sandra Espinet (The Well-Traveled Home, Smith-Gibbs, 2013).
Chairs for Charity Thursday, May 7 and Friday, May 8 10am-6pm Dragonette Ltd. 711 N. La Cienega Blvd.
Dragonette Ltd. in partnership with Italian furniture maker Promemoria invite you to drop by for a glass of bubbly and an opportunity to view 8 unique chairs interpreted by nationally recognized designers including Timothy Corrigan*, Cliff Fong*, Adam Hunter, Mary McDonald*, Amanda Nisbet, Joan Behnke, Antonino Buzzetta, and David Phoenix. (*LEGENDS 2015 window designers)
Each of these talented designers have taken Promemoria’s Bilou Bilou Chair and given it their own unique spin. Chairs will be offered for sale to the highest bidder via Paddle 8 and proceeds from the sale of the chairs will benefit Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles.
Preview of New Malibu Collection Thursday, May 7 and Friday, May 8 9am-5pm Marge Carson 920 N. La Cienega Blvd.
Join us for cocktails and nibbles while previewing our new Malibu furniture collection.
Designer Fabrics Launch at MK Collection Thursday, May 7 2-5pm MK Collection 8629 Melrose Avenue
Discover new fabrics from textile designers Anthony George and nettle+fin, plus new introductions from Mary McDonald and Verellen.
New Product Preview at DWR Friday, May 8 4-6pm DWR 8612 Melrose Avenue
Stop into the Studio for a chance to preview new adds, including Herman Miller® releases like the Tall Eames® Lounge Chair and Eames® Shell Barstools. Plus, get a sneak peak of designs from legends and up-and-comers alike, as we’re introducing new products from Jens Risom and the New York-based Egg Collective. Enjoy cocktails and appetizers.
De Gournay Open House Friday, May 8 9am-noon Nicky Rising Ltd. 8625 Melrose Ave.
Featuring new hand-painted 'Bas Relief' wallpapers from the master De Gournay with a three-dimensional quality.
Support Nepal Relief Efforts
While many of the design industry’s weavers and manufactures in Nepal are safe and accounted for after the massive April 25 earthquake, there have been many losses and injuries resulting from the tragedy. GoodWeave is working to reach carpet weaving communities and vulnerable children in the wake the earthquake. By donating to GoodWeave’s Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/nepalearthquake, you’ll help provide relief to weaving communities to recover and rebuild. Donate today, or stop by Sherle Wagner during LEGENDS for updated “one-sheets” on the Nepal disaster and GoodWeave.