Yes- yes, the rumors are true… we have a huge crush on Kelly Wearstler, well us & every other fashion mag out there. Her designs & interiors are breathtaking & her raw talent is impeccable. It is no surprise that she seems cool, calm & collected with everything on her dossier & with presentations & Fashion Night Out events in the next few weeks we want to share what’s ONherMind this season.
Designer website: KellyWearstler.com
What we’ve said: Resort 2013
1. Cabinet of curiosities—the season’s inspiration
2. Raw yet refined
3. My three boys (husband and two sons)
4. Barry’s Bootcamp
5. Use of prints in unexpected ways
6. My new book, Rhapsody, coming out in October
8. Mix of materials and textures
9. The Kelly Wearstler girl is completely curious around the world…I’m also thinking about the next place to explore.
10. On to the next collections – Prefall and Fall!
Kelly Wearstler is a renowned American designer and tastemaker known for her enchanting take on interiors. Over the better part of the last decade, Wearstler has primed the lifestyle and design experiences for resorts and hotels throughout the United States and abroad. In the Fall of 2011 Wearstler debuted her ready–to–wear and accessories collection, while simultaneously opening the doors to her flagship boutique on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles. In addition to her free-standing boutique, the collection is also available at Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, and Net–A–Porter.
Wearstler’s expansive list of credits includes collaborations with some of the industry’s most respected names, including The Rug Company, and Bergdorf Goodman. This spring she will launch a new line of fabrics with Lee Jofa, her second collection with the venerated textile company, and she will debut a collection of casual dinnerware with Pickard for whom she most recently designed a set of formal dinnerware. As a showcase for her creative work, Wearstler has published 3 books, Modern Glamour: The Art of Unexpected Style, Domicilium Decoratus and HUE. A fourth book is currently underway with renowned publishing house Rizzoli, and is set for completion in the Fall of 2012.
Wearstler was named one of the best dressed of the year by Vogue; honored as one of the elite “Design 100” by Time Style & Design; and has been on the Los Angeles Times’ bestseller list. She also served as a judge on Bravo network’s interior design competition series, Top Design.
Wearstler received her BFA from the Massachusetts College of Art. She currently resides in Beverly Hills, California with her husband and two young sons.
Check out Part 1 of our series: ONmyMind: Kimberly Ovitz
Check out Part 2 of our series: ONmyMind: Ann Yee
Check out Part 3 of our series: ONmyMind: Dennis Basso
Check out Part 4 of our series: ONmyMind: Kara Laricks
Check out Part 5 of our series: ONmyMind: Daisy Fuentes
Check out Part 6 of our series: ONmyMind: Nicole Miller
Check out Part 7 of our series: ONmyMind: Elena Vasilevsky