Noted for its intrepid color combinations and imaginative medleys of distinctive 20th-century design, Downtown is a destination for fresh design ideas. The LA shop was launched in 1996 by David Serrano and Robert Willson. In 2008, the shop was joined by the adjacent Outside Downtown. The pair’s enviable home was featured in the Dealer’s Choice: At Home with Purveyors of Antique and Vintage Furnishings (2001).
Pair of custom-made vintage raw silk pillows with
embroidered gold stars. Pillow backs are a golden hazelnut linen velvet from Scalamandré called Persia. Pillows have matching cord trim, hidden zipper closures and generous goose down-and-feather inserts.
A combination of four different hand-carved block prints
are hand-applied to raw paper silk on this stunning cushion. The feather-and-down insert ensures long-lasting loftiness. Solid back. Made in India.
Custom pillow cut from a vintage Phlkari Bagh
wedding shawl from Punjab, India. The shawl is made from handloomed cotton khadi cloth that is embroidered in vibrant silk threads. The pillow is backed in an ivory silk/linen blend, filled with ...