Let’s face it, we love fashion. We love it for the horror, for the outrageous cutting edge designs, and we especially love it for the individuality that finds itself on the streets of cities like San Francisco, Brooklyn, Paris, and Johannesburg! It can be said that Interior design is where fashion meets the home. And though our approach extends from an environmentally efficient background, we do not shy away from the style that emerges from our clients, and the fashionably innovative designers in our firm.
Valentine’s Day might be more than two and a half weeks away, but it’s never too soon to gush about whom we fancy. Please allow us to introduce you to our new crush—The NWBLK (that is, the new black). Would you care to know why we’re crushing? Mainly it’s because this multipurpose entity houses furniture designers, creatives, and a New Year’s Eve bash you’d tell your grandchildren about. But just to be clear, The NWBLK isn’t merely a design cooperative.
The Martin Luther King memorial may be in Washing D.C but a great deal of its creation came to fruition in the San Francisco Bay Area.
We made it almost half way through the forgiving month of January. Now that we’ve had the time to relish the holidays and a brand new year, let us begin setting goals and strategizing peaceful order into our lives and dwellings! Below are 5 easy tips and savvy tricks to help you face the daunting task of organizing your home.
“Mostly what I want to create is something very interesting for eyeballs, it’s more visual than anything—a visual experience.”
Gina Borg’s work is included in numerous private collections as well as the collection of the Alameda County Arts Commission. Born in Sacramento, California, Borg attended the MFA program in painting at Boston University and received her BA from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Last night we had a pleasant early evening chat on the phone while she took a break from packing for a cross-town move.
Out of the 80 spaces selected, LOCZIdesign has been chosen in the top 10 FINAL voting round for the California Home & Design Room of the Year reader’s choice award! The winning designer will be featured in the CH+D February issue and honored at their Awards Gala.
The beauty of the holiday season is that late gifts are as welcomed—if not more so—than the ones you get on time. So if you see something here that you want to grab for that special person who loves to adorn their home with beautiful things, don’t feel bad about it being last-minute. They’ll love you just the same.
It’s that time of the year again—as if you hadn’t noticed—the time to give. More than just monetary donations, our offerings and commitments to individuals in need surpass the holiday season. This notion goes hand-in-hand with the cycle of abundance that LOCZIdesign has inherited in our internal philosophy.
Winter is coming! And though we live in the balmy-weathered Bay Area, it behooves us to prepare for the rainy, windy, cold (and sometimes super nice) months ahead. Keeping cool air out and warm air in not only maximizes the level of coziness, but also is sustainable for the environment and your budget alike. Most changes can be made quite easily. Preparing now will result in more time to lay back, relax and enjoy your cozy winter abode.
Creativity is loosely defined as: the ability to transcend traditional ideas, rules, relationships and creating new, progressive ideas, forms, methods, and interpretations. It appears that we all have the ability to be creative. Many of us who are not in explicitly creative fields undoubtedly come up with new insights and visions that surely fall under this definition, right? Creativity comes in all forms.