Perfectly Petrified !

Perfectly Petrified ! Did you know that petrified wood is formed by minerals that fill every pore and cavity of the wood, thus petrifying it?  Mineral matter is what makes the wood incredibly solid, heavy and hard.  The woods replacement mineral is… Continue Reading

Finishing Touches

Sometimes it’s the little things. Mix is full of amazing pieces, some truly larger than life – like the enormous, one of a kind Haveli entry gate in our South Garden Lot, or our doors (we have a ton of… Continue Reading

Cool Off :: Indoor & Outdoor Fountains

If you live in LA then this will sound like the understatement of the century but we’ll say it anyway, it’s been … HOT.  Temperatures tipping over 100 degrees should require certain specialized equipment. They don’t, but specialized equipment certainly helps… Continue Reading

Custom Design Work :: Retail Edition 2

This post continues our profile on the custom design work for retail outlets, restaurants, hotels and hospitality world-wide that the owners, buyers and visual merchandisers behind Design Mix Furniture are continuously working on. Today we’re sharing recent work done for Johnny Was.… Continue Reading

Modern Art ~ Zulu Tribal Shield

Traditional South African wood carved round Zulu Shield.  Bold black & white Geometric Designs are uniquely modern with a touch of the coveted  ethnic style.  Groupings are always stunning and are a stunning focal point.  Originally used in African tribal… Continue Reading

Ode to Spring :: Daybed Edition

Well, it’s HOT (here in LA) and the days are getting longer. Forget Spring, it feels like Summer has already come! What better time to start outfitting your outdoor space? Here at MIX we mark Spring (or early Summer) with… Continue Reading

Sunday Fun-Day :: Houzz Slideshow

Take a well-deserved Sunday afternoon break from thinking and enjoy a relaxing tour through some of our designer clients’ projects that feature beautifully selected Mix products. Who knows, maybe inspiration will strike! Design Mix Furniture Featured on Houzz

Outdoor Living

This year seemed to be the year without a winter out here in California. Back East people are still contending with snow and rain and cold temperatures – meanwhile here in LA, people are walking into the store in sun… Continue Reading

This is Happening :: Root Tables

We can all celebrate – root tables aren’t just for tropical hotel lobbies anymore! Roots of all shapes, sizes and styles are showing up in homes and design magazines everywhere. They’re beautiful (naturally) and sustainable – excavating dead roots from… Continue Reading

Outdoor Style 3 Ways