Restoration Hardware Fall Catalog is 616-page sourcebook/magazine
Home Accents Today Staff -- Home Accents Today, 8/26/2011 9:22:38 AMon, described by Chairman and Co-CEO Gary Friedman in the opening letter as the company's "largest-ever source book/magalog/catalog... At 616 pages we're not quite sure what to call it."
The book includes original editorial profiles of some of the designers and craftsmen behind the company's latest designs. "The Real Ironman," an article featuring San Francisco Blacksmith Jefferson Mack, is photographed by Alex Farnum with sparks flying in his San Francisco workshop.
Rug designer and merchant Ben Soleimani is profiled in "Dreamweaver," and former British rugby player Timothy Oulton reveals how he reinvents antiques with meticulous care in "The Reproductionist."
In "The Master of Linen," photographer Mikkel Vang follows Libeco-Lagae CEO Raymond Libeert into the fields of Belgium where he upholds farm stewardship traditions established generations ago.
The resource guide, located in the back of the book with product grouped by category, presents 88 pages of lighting, 50 pages of furniture and 72 pages of rugs.
The Fall 2011 source book is available digitally and via the Restoration Hardware iPad app.