In our ongoing quest to ennoble the efforts of the world’s most talented vintage dealers and furniture makers, DECASO’s Kendra Frisbie and Tod Donobedian recently journeyed to Cascadia, the Pacific Northwest.
New flash: clay is getting its due. And after 20,000-plus years as a medium, it’s certainly about time.
Jeremy Anderson and Gabriel Hendifar love to take on a challenge. Or perhaps more correctly, they love to crush a challenge. Not always in that order, but you’d be hard-pressed to know that from the duo’s affable, cool-pressed exteriors.
Flashing back to an era of unbridled glamour, Hollywood Regency style is among the most enduring styles of the 20th Century. Contemporary designers like Kelly Wearstler and Jonathan Adler have long made the style an iconic part of their repertoires, showing off the style’s versatility by mixing it with styles as far-flung as Mid-Century Modernism and Brutalism. The glittering era of Hollywood Regency first dawned in the 1930s, coinciding with the wind-down of the Great Depression and the advent of ‘talkies’ (movies with sound). What transpired next was an epoch of movie stars, fashion, and over-the-top decoration.