Posts by Sarah Virginia White

What’s not to like about a line named after a boy and his dog? Inspired by the idea of traveling with “fox,” his pet Shiba Inu, Shinji, New York designer Zak Profera launched his debut collection of textiles in May.  

Necklaces, bracelets and rings, oh my!—the unisex jewelry line from Los Angeles architecture firm Marmol Radziner got an infusion of new items recently, with additions to the small collection it launched in 2010. Frustrated by the lack of attractive, simple jewelry available for men, architect Ron Radziner personally tackled the issue, designing his own creations from industrial brass and bronze.

The upcoming Nate Berkus collection for Target feels like a no-brainer, offering designer cred at bulls-eye prices. But the insane buzz leading up to the launch means expectations are high, so I was happy to spot a few hits in a preview of the 150-item collection that will be available at Target stores statewide in October.

Art Platform — Los Angeles is back in a big way in its second year with 65,000 square feet of exhibition space highlighting the incredible diversity of the area’s thriving artistic culture.

Once the provenance of powerful directors, those directives are within the grasp of mere homeowners who opt for stylish home technology systems.