A very grand Grand Opening.

We send a very warm "thank you" to all the folks who joined us for the Grand Opening of our new Costa Mesa Studio in California. Many familiar faces were in the crowd, including designers Sean Yoo, Christopher Farr, Jeffrey Bernett and Nicholas Dodziuk. Eames Demetrios joined us from the Eames Foundation and architects Sayigh+Duman, who designed the space, were also there to soak in the praise for their beautiful work.

DWR CEO John Edelman with Eames Demetrios, grandson of Charles and Ray Eames and Chairman of the Eames Foundation.

The dream team: DWR Area Managers.

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The designer of our popular Matera Bedroom Collection, Sean Yoo admits to covering his walls with “pictures of sexy chairs from DWR catalogs.” After seeing this photo, we're wondering: Are all the sexy chairs hidden behind beautiful women?

DWR's David Goltl with designer Sean Yoo. 

After jumping for Sean Yoo joy, David Goltl relaxes on a Milo Baughman Recliner, which one lucky guest won in our giveaway.

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We never thought Jeffrey Bernett looked like Jesus. Until now.
"Crown" courtesy of Nelson Spindle Clock on wall behind his head.

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Part of the absolutely stunning Light Cloud installation.

Chairs strut their stuff on the chair wall.

The next time you're in Southern California, be sure to stop by to check out our beautiful new space — the largest in DWR history — in Costa Mesa. See you soon!