It is difficult NOT to think of (Rudyard) Kipling’s famous line about East Is East And West Is West And Never The Twain Shall Meet, when learning about Qatar Airways. The East/West twain, or two, have met for awhile now, and its most recent blend is Qatar's newest route from Doha, Qatar to Los Angeles, California. This new air bridge began January 1st of this year; later this year, Qatar will also bring non-stop flights from Doha to Boston in March, and to Atlanta in July.
Pacific Design Center’s Fall Market 2015 examines the worldwide imprint of Global Glamour on the creative disciplines with expanded keynote programs that explore how world-class cities throughout the hemispheres continue to elevate the design conversation. PDC’s all-star, international line-up includes Elliott Barnes, Patrick Frey, Jane Hallworth, Ashley Hicks, Martha Kirszenbaum, Nicolas Libert, Emmanuel Renoird, Hutton Wilkinson and Vicente Wolf in conversation with leading design and lifestyle editors including DEPARTURES Home+Design Editor Dan Rubinstein and The Hollywood Reporter’s Contributing Culture Editor Degen Pener. Additionally, more than 75 new line introductions, open houses, receptions and showroom programs addressing topics that include color, retro style, business tactics, craftsmanship and product innovations complete the Market schedule.