What You Need to Know About LCDQLA 2017


This week is jam packed with design festivities. Make sure to clear your calendars for the LCDQLA events listed here. We’ve also outlined the best hashtags for you to use to ensure your Instagram coverage will get the most hits.

Wednesday, May 10 Events

Blogger Breakfast and Legends 2017 Kick-Off
In celebration of all things design, Chairish will be dishing on their favorite design trends with some of their favorite industry insiders including Nate Berkus of @nateberkus, Will Taylor of @brightbazaar, Paloma of @ladolcevitablog, Anthony of @zioandsons, Danielle of @danielledrollins, Holly of @theenglishroom and Shaun of @shaunsmithstyle to name a few. The Legends Ambassadors will play a game of #LoveItorHateIt in response to recent design trends such as vintage portraits, outdoor rugs, brass bar carts, Edison bulbs, and more.

When: Wednesday, May 10

Where: Hollyhock, Los Angeles

Love it or Hate it


Off Color: Demons and Disasters in Design

Madeline Stuart

Madeline Stuart, Photo courtesy of LCDQLA

Moderated by: Madeline Stuart, Interior Designer, Los Angeles

Panelists: Philip Gorrivan (Designer), Nate Berkus (Designer) and William Peace (Designer)

Madeline Stuart is a leading member of the Los Angeles design community. Madeline Stuart & Associates has been named on Architectural Digest’s AD100 list and featured in numerous publications, including Elle Decor, Veranda, Town & Country and House Beautiful.

When: Wednesday, May 10, 11am – 12pm

Where: Marc Phillips, 815 N. La Cienega Blvd.

Una Malan Showroom Opens in Historic Courtyard

Designer Una Malan’s Showroom recently opened its doors in the La Cienega Design Quarter, offering a curated environment of luxurious brands from designers such as Dmitriy & Co.,Knowles & Christou, Loro Piana Interiors and VeniceM. Una Malan is hosting a party during LEGENDS on Wednesday, May 10 at 6pm to celebrate the opening.

When: Wednesday, May 10 at 6pm

Where: Una Malan – The Courtyard, 822 N. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90069

dmitriyco Brugge Bench

The Dmitriy & Co. Brugge Bench, Photo by Erica George Dines

Thursday, May 11 Events

The Freedom of Expression: Self vs. Selfless Expression in Design

Alisa Carroll

Alisa Carroll, Photo courtesy of LCDQLA

Moderated by: Alisa Carroll, Editor-in-Chief, San Francisco Cottages & Gardens

Panelists: Schuyler Samperton (Designer), Beth Martin (Designer) and Alison Berger (Glassworks and Lighting Designer)

Alisa Carroll is an author and Editor-in-Chief of San Francisco Cottages & Gardens. She has written about art and design for a number of publications and has moderated panels at venues including the LA Art Show, de Young Museum, San Francisco Fall Antiques Show, and many others.

When: Thursdsy, May 11, 9:30am – 10:30am

Where: Design Within Reach, 8612 Melrose Ave.

Floral Expressions: Empowering Pastels into Design

Jessica Romm Perez

Jessica Romm Perez, Photo courtesy of LCDQLA

Moderated by: Jessica Romm Perez, Editor-in-Chief, Domino

Panelists: Aerin Lauder (Founder of AERIN), Monica Bhargava (EVP of Product Development for Williams Sonoma Home) and Amanda Lindroth (Designer)

Jessica Romm Perez is the Editor-in-Chief of Domino magazine. Considered a style expert by local and national media outlets, Perez has written and edited for many publications including Elle Decor, Elle, Conde Nast Traveler and more

When: Thursday, May 11, 11am – 12pm

Where: Barakat Gallery, 941 N. La Cienega Blvd.

Heritage at Home: Embracing Your Heritage in a Well Designed Home

Jenny Bradley

Jenny Bradley, Photo courtesy of LCDQLA

Moderated by: Jenny Bradley, Design/Lifestyle Editor, Traditional Home

Panelists: Betsy Burnham (Designer), Angie Hranowsky (Designer) and Katie Leede (Designer)

Jenny Bradley is Senior Design and Lifestyle Editor for Traditional Home as well as editor of the magazine’s digital edition, TRADhome.com where she has written and produced stories with design and lifestyle influences. As an avid traveler, Bradley has covered unique venues all over the world – from Tanzania to Santorini and Cambodia to Peru.

When: Thursday, May 11, 1:30pm – 2:30pm

Where: Marc Phillips, 815 N. La Cienega Blvd.

Ongoing Events

Serena & Lily New Outdoor Furniture, Fabric and Wallpaper Launch

Marking Serena & Lily’s largest Spring launch to date, the new arrivals include indoor & outdoor furniture, textiles, wallpaper, bedding, decorative pillows and more. Serena & Lily has launched all-weather outdoor furnishings that can handle the heat and rain without fading.

Serena & Lily

Serena & Lily Outdoor Furniture, Photo courtesy of @parkandoakdesign

The Zio & Sons x 1stdibs Photo Set Installation at the Lee Stanton Showroom

Zio & Sons is serving as one the the Ambassadors for the big LEGENDS design event at the Lee Stanton Showroom. Make sure to stop by and get your photo taken on this show-stopping set, designed by Zio & Sons in collaboration with 1stdibs and a few other showrooms in the quarter.

Zio & Sons LCDQLA

Photo taken at @Woven.is_ from last year’s festivities by @pamther

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