October 19th, 2017

santa monica, CA

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the first DesignLIVE L.A. that will kick-off the annual WestEdge Design Fair on October 19, 2017. Join Editorial Director Lindsey Shook as she explores a range of topics with leaders of the Los Angeles design community. Below please find detailed information on the DesignLIVE design discussions and where to register.

1-2PM | Registration and Check-In

Register at The Barker Hangar.


2-3PM | The Art of Investing in your Real Estate

Join Lindsey Shook, Editorial Director of California Home+Design, and a group of real estate, design, development and art experts as they explore what brings the most value to a home. From Kitchen design to the finest finishes and a dynamic art collection, they will uncover how to get the most bang for the buck.

--Barclay Butera of Barclay Butera Interiors

-Chris Lowe of Domaen

-James Algee of Carlisle Wide Plank Flooring

-Justin Mandile, Senior Partner of Mercer Vine

-Steven Cooper of Cooper Pacific Kitchens



3:15-4:15PM | The Healthy Home

Designing a healthy, eco-friendly home is becoming more and more important. With the new WELL building standards and an ever-evolving collection of eco-materials, it can be difficult to navigate the smartest choices. Lindsey Shook, Editorial Director of California Home+Design, will explore the future of sustainability in the home with a panel of experts.

-Leslie Delli-Venneri, WELL Certified, ASID Sustainability Committee Member, Victoria + Albert Baths
-Barry Cik, Technical Director, Founder & CEO of Naturepedic Organic Mattress Gallery
-Moty Ginsburg, CEO at Treeium Eco-Remodeling  


4:30-5:30PM | Made Local: Los Angeles

In the current world of design, locally made objects and furniture are playing a central role in the home. California Home+Design’s Editorial Director Lindsey Shook, will sit down with a panel of L.A.’s most innovative makers as they share their story, the secrets of their craft and why it’s important to shop for handmade, local design.

-Alex Segal and Riley Rea of Croft House
-Jamie Davis of Portola Paints
-Meyghan Hill of Whorehaus Studio
-Uri Davillier of Neptune Glassworks


5:30-7PM | Rose Reception

Meet our Southern California editors during a delightful rose reception!