Designers Guild Zardozi Wallpaper Collection 2018

Designers Guild’s newest wallpaper collection is captivating. Consisting of decorative designs, subtle textures and sophisticated geometrics. This brilliant collection of wallpapers is printed on easy to hang non-woven substrates in deep tones of viridian, cobalt, and calming neutrals.

Patterns within this Collection

  • Indian Sunflower
  • Surimono
  • Shirakawa
  • Zardozi
  • Ernani
  • Kappazuri
  • Rheinsberg
  • Arjuna Leaf
  • Brahmi
  • Tulsi

Indian Sunflower

Indian Sunflower Graphite – room shot

Indian Sunflower is a wide-shot panoramic print of gorgeous Indian sunflowers, assorted botanicals, and zinnias that is digitally printed. This pattern comes in a single colorway, and is available to purchase by panel.

Indian Sunflower Graphite

Surimono

Surimono – room shot

Surimono is Designers Guild’s interpretation of a repeated water-colour floral motif. Each petal is delicately and opaquely presented for a layered floral look that holds lustrous color.

Shirakawa

Shirakawa – room shot

Shirakawa is a textural effect wallpaper. The pattern features metallic highlights through out.  Available in a wide colour palette from vivid signature colourful shades to naturalistic neutrals.

Zardozi

Zardozi – room shot

This large scale hexagonal design utilizes geometric shapes and linear printing for a sophisticated effect. Metallic detailing provides a bit of glamour and detail.  It’s flexo printed onto a gently textured non-woven ground to make hanging easy.

Ernani

Ernani – room shot

Ernani is a simplified textured wallpaper option that is wildly popular for its minimalistic appeal. Available in an ample amount of colorways to suit any design need.

Kappazuri

Kappazuri – room shot

Kappazuri is a triangular geometric pattern with metallic linear dashes. Simple and sophisticated shapes provide an irresistible abstract print that we love.

Rheinsberg

Rheinsberg – room shot

Rheinsberg is a geometric design imitating a luxurious and tall garden trellis with its formations. Metallic detailing through out, and refined color schemes make this an easy pairing.

Arjuna Leaf

Arjuna Leaf – room shot

Designers Guild’s Arjuna Leaf is a gorgeous scenic sweeping view of lush jungle plant life. This print is available with a peacock motif included. Mixing and matching the two can provide a vivid and surreal space that feels encompassed by lush nature.

Brahmi

Brahmi – room shot

Detailed and hand drawn large scale nasturtium leaves in a modern botanical style. Using expressive tonal detailing this graphic wallpaper is a space definer.

Tulsi

Tulsi – room shot
Tulsi consists of highly detailed varying leafage. Each leave with its own unique colors and texture, this print is study of nature.

Easy to Pair

The entire Zandozi wallpaper collection is full of aquatic color ranges, and nods to nature and geometric shapes. Easily pair these gorgeous wallpapers with Designers Guild’s Chandigarh fabrics collection for an enigmatic space that encapsulates your guests.

Ralph Lauren Wallpaper: Archival English Papers II

Downton Abbey – England

Old English never felt so new

Ralph Lauren Wallpaper’s newest collection of wallcoverings makes an homage to the art rich history of the UK with the Archival English Papers II. The assortment contains vintage damasks, classic tweeds, ornate florals and paisleys, and a wide variety of stripes. The color palette consists of regal navy, antique gold, neutrals, and sophisticated burgundy.
You’ll notice this Ralph Lauren Wallpaper collection is centered around a theme of royalty and the historic calvary. The prints and patterns are completely fit for a modern day castle, or giving your design space that sense of regality.

Abbeywood Damask

The Abbeywood Damask is a majestic pattern with slight luster. The floral tressils surrounding the focal point resemble a vintage keepsake. Each of the colorways keep the wallpaper feeling fresh and ready for modern walls.

Dunston Stripe

Imagine you’re inside the guest house of a member of the royal family, this gorgeous stripe would be all over the foyer. The Cerulean colorway uses coffee tones mixed with soft powder blue for a dainty but upscale atmosphere.

Delamere Damask

The Delamere Damask is a large-scale damask in varying neutral shades. This pattern contains gorgeous nature scenery mixed among varying decorative motifs.

Palatine Stripe

A palatine or palatinus is a high-level official attached to imperial or royal courts in Europe since Roman times. So as the name implies, this is a classic stripe with imperial influence.

Collection Drummond Houndstooth

Nothing says professionalism and sophistication like a tightly woven checker houndstooth. The Drummond Houndstooth is everything we love about a design tailored suit jacket, but for the walls of your home.

Crayford Paisley

The Crayford Paisley is one of our favorites within the Ralph Lauren Wallpaper collection. Highlighted arcs connect gorgeous spiraling paisleys in this truly meticulously detailed print.

Assorted Stripes

Varying width of stripes in different colorways ranging from neutral to deep red, and navy blue.

Gwynne Damask

Traditional in all aspects, the Gwynne Damask is a classic tonal print in varying shades of dark and light. Four colorways ensure you can match one to your specific project.

New Market Tweed

Similar to the Drummond Houndstooth, the New Market Tweed is a checked houndstooth. The details of New Market Tweed are slightly larger scale.

Castlehead Paisley

Castlehead Paisley is a stunning paisley of royal proportions. This large-scale print is intricately detailed with twisting and interlocking floral motifs. The inner details of each motif resemble the lace on a wedding dress. Available in a dark solemn red and green mix, or the more angelic pewter.

Marlowe Floral

The color combinations of the Marlowe Floral are built on elegance. Ralph Lauren Wallpapers created this covering with the calming ambiance of England’s beautiful rolling hills and gardens in mind.

Chelsea Damask

The Chelsea Damask is a lighter toned damask with less contrast in colors, for a blended more subtle look than the Gwynne Damask.

Collection Round Up

The Ralph Lauren Archival English Papers II showcase is packed with a wide variety of damask, paisley, stripes, and floral designs. With the upscale and calming colorways any paper from this collection can give you the elegance you’re seeking. Until Next time!

Christopher Farr: These aren’t Ordinary Rugs

Rugs are often the most important and focal design element of a room. It can make or break the space completely. In a perfect world, the entire room is designed based on the choice of rug. Today we’re going to be showcasing a brilliant and responsible collection from Christopher Farr and all the designers associated within the collective. In a world full of irresponsible item production and exploitative labor its refreshing to see companies taking action to change the industry. ‘With backgrounds that are firmly rooted in antique Oriental carpets and textiles, Christopher Farr and partner Bourne share a passionate knowledge of contemporary art and design that informs the work that is produced to this day.’ Farr and his team go by the ancient Persian proverb “Whoever has the best wool makes the best rugs”. It’s not just about getting these rugs out for the market, it comes from passion and an obsession with quality. He and his team have undertaken many methods of extensive research in rug creation to discover the perfect blend of wool sourcing from countries such as Iran, Afghanistan, and the United Kingdom. Their hand spinning methods retain high lanolin content within the yarns, which eventually creates a patina that is lusted after and highly regarded in great Antique oriental carpets. Wool isn’t the only material used in these artisan rugs, the team has experimented in mediums such as jute, linen, silk, and they are even beginning research into sustainable and recycled materials for the growing demand in the market today Christopher Farr rugs pass through the hands of many talented individuals before arriving at your doorstep. From the corners of Bamiyan in Afghanistan, to Konya in Turkey they have selected the finest of weavers male and female to complete the delicate and complex process of these rugs. When it comes to style and design, Farr’s rugs are unparalleled in their unique splendor. The rugs are created with such thought and artistic inspiration they can easily be viewed as true works of art. On top of this, Christopher Farr is also an active member of Care & Fair, an Indian based organization dedicated to eliminating child labor in the rug industry and educating the children located in populated weaving areas. The Care & Fair organization was founded in 1994 and its core initiative was to combat child labor in the countries of origin, while also improving the living conditions for carpet knotters and their families. At L.A. Design Concepts we proudly support companies and teams like Christopher Farr and offer you their products knowing they are making a difference in the world, and the design realm. If you’d like to pick up any of these gorgeous pieces feel free to check out the entire collection here, or simply give us a call and we can help you shop any style and get one of these master pieces into your home. Until Next Time!

Instagram Design Highlights #1

In this special edition of L.A. Design Concepts blog we’re going to be highlighting some dazzling decor moments spotted on the ‘Gram this week. If you’d like your post featured contact us!
Martyn Bullard uses Cole & Son’s Royal Fernery 113/3009 in this chic and glamorous in house bar. The gold hardware and details through out the bar really pop against the rich emerald colors. This entire design moment feels like the speak-easy you’d dream of finding.
This post from Schumacher Boston showcases a gorgeous monochromatic entry way featuring Cannes Awning Stripe in Denim, showing us that sometimes simplicity can really be the boldest statement. Paired with an equally bold geometric tile design, this space draws your eye all over.
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This white showroom using strategic pops of color is striking. We love the seats covered in Tigre by Scalamandre. Tactile placement of animal print is definitely a design skill, and we love seeing it pulled off in excellent ways! That’s all the showcasing for today. If you loved any of these rooms/products let us know. Also, in the mean time follow our personal Instagram. We post highlights like this daily!

Kravet Fabrics : David Phoenix Well-Suited Collection 2018

David Phoenix’s First Collection for Kravet Couture

In this blog we’re going to be showcasing and discussing the new Kravet Fabric’s collection by David Phoenix: Well-Suited. This is David’s first collection with Kravet Couture and he’s not off to a bad start. The entire collection is based on Phoenix’s lifestyle and aesthetic preferences.
“My aesthetic is tailored, elevated and bursting with traditional masculine DNA!” says Phoenix.
Within the collection you’ll find a tasteful assortment of checkers, plaids, paisleys, and some sophisticated wool-blends that remind us of an actual tailored suit. The color schemes play with traditional themes, with some Mediterranean inspiration in the sage and marine hues.

Pattern’s Within this Collection:

  • Wing Tip
  • Wispy Linen
  • Calcol Chennile
  • Wentworth Check
  • Turned Out Tile
  • Taste Maker
  • Surrey Strie
  • Shelbi
  • Savoy Suiting
  • Kent Manor
  • Hassler Stripe
  • Handsome Plaid
  • Garrick Paisley

WING TIP

Wing Tip makes an homage to the traditional men’s dress shoe and it’s leather work. The geometric shapes in this pattern are classic and refined.

WISPY LINEN & CALCOL CHENNILE

Wispy Linen is a soothing and calming neutral in light, breezy beautiful linen. Calcol Chenille is a high durability, acrylic-backed pattern featuring beige, gray, and moss hues.

WENTWORTH CHECK

The Wentworth Check portrays a cleanly steamed and pressed checker suit jacket. The colors are made up of soft moss and aquatic tones mixed with neutrals.

TURNED OUT TILE

Imagine stepping into the foyer of your vacation destination hotel, Turned Out Tile paints the picture of a gorgeous mosaic tile arrangement in neutral mediterranean inspired colors.

TASTE MAKER

Taste Maker consists of two woven light herringbone patterns in a gray/blue neutral, and a beige neutral.

SURREY STRIE & SHELBI

Surrey Strie is an aquatic colored vertical print that is a wool-blend and steam finished. The slight variation in olive and gray tones within gives it depth. Shelbi is a high durability linen blend fabric in gentle beige neutral.

SAVOY SUITING

Savoy Suiting pattern represents all of the timeless classic shades of a formal wool menswear suit. From burgundy and moss, all the way to blue and black.  

KENT MANOR

Kent Manor is a detailed and soft-spoken floral pattern that lightly resembles a paisley.

HASSLER STRIPE

A classic mixed width vertical stripe in mossy and aquatic colorways. Hassler Stripe is chic and simple.

HANDSOME PLAID

Handsome Plaid is a simple and classic plaid. This pattern fits right into the Kravet Fabric’s Well-Suited collection, resembling a well chosen pocket square.

GARRICK PAISLEY

Garrick Paisley is a two stripe paisley motif pattern that comes in a calming warm gray, or the passive blue aura. Do you love new collections like this? Make sure to stay tuned to our ‘New Collections’ Tab on our site, we always showcase the trending, new, and upcoming collections. Until Next time!  

Schumacher Fabric : Caroline Z Hurley’s Minimal Collection 2018

Minimalism At It’s Finest

Schumacher Fabric’s newest collection comes from a Brooklyn based artist, Caroline Z Hurley. This talented young individual started off as a full time preschool teacher in New York. It wasn’t until she took a trip to Indonesia it changed everything.
I was block printing in my studio and started incorporating these pieces into my paintings. I began making a couple block-printed pieces for my home and sharing them with friends and family. Later, a shop reached out to me.
Hurley’s collection with Schumacher Fabric is composed of thoughtful and artistic geometric simplicity. She uses pops of color to create interest and meaning within these symbolic patterns.

Patterns within Schumacher Fabric’s Caroline Z Hurley Collection:

  • Cedar Tree Neck
  • Great Rock Sheer
  • Great Rock Embroidery
  • Icehouse
  • Joshua Tree
  • Menemsha
  • Oaxaca
  • Overlapping Dashes
  • Overlapping Triangles
  • Sepiessa
  • Tashmoo
  • Tiasquam
  • Tiasquam Weave

CEDAR TREE NECK

Cedar Tree Neck is an excellent minimal arrangement of vertical dashes with varying spacing. The negative space create a loose checkered effect that doesn’t feel forced but rather creates interest.

GREAT ROCK SHEER & EMBROIDERY

Schumacher Fabric’s Great Rock is a simplistic pattern consisting of dotted lines and curves placed to create a visually stunning arrangement. Sometimes less is more, especially with a geometric print like this one. Embroidery is available now, just click the pattern to check it out.

ICEHOUSE

Icehouse consists of vertical and horizontal line fragments in contrasting colors. Available in a light cream backdrop with navy and white, or the neutral beige backdrop with black and white.

JOSHUA TREE

Joshua Tree, as pictured at the beginning of the article, is a hand block-printed pattern portraying the different cycles of the moon. Inspired by nights spent camping under the stars, available in Natural with pops of primary colors, or the Indigo imitating the calming night sky.

MENEMSHA

At a distance, Menemsha looks like a plain heathered pattern of assorted earth tone neutrals. Upon a closer look, this pattern contains micro brush strokes of white in varying directions.

OAXACA

Oaxaca is a state in southern Mexico known for its indigenous cultures. Its capital city of the same name is noted for colonial buildings often made of green volcanic stone. This pattern portrays the varying heights of the city’s skyline.

OVERLAPPING DASHES & TRIANGLES

Overlapping Dashes mixes camel and white minimal line arrangements that overlap in the center for contrast. Overlapping Triangles combines black triangles in the background with a smaller white triangle placed on top for a grey neutral space in between.

SEPIESSA

Sepiessa is based on a painting by Caroline Z Hurley that showcases over-sized gestural brush strokes.

TASHMOO

Tashmoo is a vertical stripe pattern with micro triangles and dashed lines.

TIASQUAM

Originally handpainted by Caroline Z Hurley on paper, Tiasquam imitates the art of hand-blocking with its subtle variations throughout the pattern.

TIASQUAM WEAVE

A woven rendition of the Tiasquam pattern pictured above.     Caroline Z Hurley & Schumacher hope to bring life back into the textile rich city of New Bedford as it originally was before the great depression. If you love hearing about new collections from the top interior design brands, follow us to stay up to date. Until Next Time!