Shops And Showrooms Popping Up Around Los Angeles



Michael S. Smith has relocated his Jasper showroom to the Pacific Design Center. Among the new offerings are handmade carpets from Orley Shabahang, who made Jasper its sole West Coast outpost. Designer Chad Dorsey launched a line of bespoke fireplaces (shown above) called Strike. The designs come in a range of stone options. L.A. firm Proem Studio is bringing its low-key cool to the desert with a full-service Palm Springs office opening in October. Also debuting this fall is the Ross Vincent Design Collection, featuring plush seating and beds inspired by Vincent’s creations for his luxury residential and hotel projects. And two L.A. designers have debuted online shops. Le Marché from Montreal native Carole Carr offers furnishings and decorative items from around the globe. Plus, Donna Livingston’s Home Décor by Donna carries a broad range of household goods.