For her first book in ten years, Kelly Wearstler, one of the most irreverent and fascinating designers working today, continues to push boundaries with her inventive and opulent interiors, here inviting readers into her latest creations including her newly designed home.
Celebrated for luxurious interiors that capture the swankiness of old-world Hollywood with a modern pop sensibility, Wearstler is known for her decadent designs of residences and boutique hotels, such as the line of Viceroys and the tastemakers Maison 140 and Avalon. Her ornate interiors are distinctive for layers of bold textures, patterns, and rich colors juxtaposed with lustrous surfaces, adding up to a whimsical and elegant look that has been called "mod baroque."
Here Wearstler shares her creative world, profiling in detail her latest residential and commercial designs (several previously unpublished) and her sumptuous new San Francisco Proper Hotel, as well as her creative process. Full of ideas and with beautiful images of many never-before-photographed interiors, Kelly Wearstler: Evocative Style is an inspirational look at the designer's inventive work.
Filled with new work, this volume is a must for other designers and homeowners looking for elegant design inspiration and ideas.
About the Author
Kelly Wearstler is an interior designer who has been honored as one of the elite Design 100 byTime Style & Design and has served as a judge on Bravo's Top Design series. Her work has been profiled in magazines such as Elle Decor, Vogue,House & Garden, House Beautiful, and The New Yorker. Wearstler lives in Beverly Hills with her family.
Rima Suqi is an award-winning writer and producer whose bylines have appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, Architectural Digest, Departures, Galerie andElle Decor.