Our style. Our statement.
We get our inspiration from every possible corner of the world—from art and technology to people and current events. In this space, we share those sources of inspiration with you. Learn what trends are fueling our product development; see the craftsmanship that goes into building each piece; get to know our team members who help create our products and inspire us to live our values as a company.
Jonathan Louis x Otis College of Art & Design
This fall, we've expanded our collaboration with Otis College of Art & Design to sponsoring a Product Development Studio I Class. The goal of the class is to better understand how to incorporate practicalities like manufacturing into the design. Follow this blog series to see the progress of these students as they deconstruct, explore, play, ideate, and create!
Runway to Reality: The Finn Collection
In a previous post, we touched on translating two of our Spring/Summer 2022 design trends from fashion-forward, showroom-ready features to accessible, more mainstream fabric combinations. This week, our design team shows you how to apply those trend translations onto one of our most versatile collections, the Finn!
Link Love: From Summer to Fall
Prepare for the changing of the seasons with simple updates that can be incorporated now, or later, when the temperatures do drop. Explore some of our favorite references that help you transition your home décor from Summer to Fall with a few simple adjustments—read, share, interpret, and create.
Link Love: The Psychology of Color Theory & Mood Enhancement
Color is so powerful in affecting our mental states that considered use of color in our homes could change your zen-state in a tranquil sanctuary to that of a party monster in energy-boosting rumpus room, with just a couple coats of paint. These are some of our favorite references that help you express yourself and transform your attitude using color at home.
A Day in the Life Of...
...Our CEO, Javier Sanchez
We all have our daily work routines but ever wonder what someone else’s day looks like? Take a peek inside the daily shenanigans of our team members and learn what a day in their life looks like for them. What you learn may surprise or inspire you.
The Next Generation: Brandee Reyes
At JL, we are committed to developing the next generation of talent and helping them reach their goals. Many of our team members have created unique career paths while at Jonathan Louis, and in this series, we celebrate their stories and growth. This week, we talk to Brandee Reyes, Customer Service Manager, about her experience at Jonathan Louis.
Occasionally, we’ll get a particularly interesting or entertaining question from our customers, which we want to share with everyone in case someone else is wondering the same thing, but are too shy to ask. This week, read along as we help a customer choose the perfect fabric for their ottoman!
Link Love: Nature Meets Technology in Interior Design
Join us in our continued exploration of our Spring/Summer 2022 trends that focus on the coexistence of technology and nature in Interior Design—read, share, interpret, and create. These are some of our favorite references that add greater depth to our themes.