Alexa Hotz

Alexa Hotz

"Taste is the result of a thousand distastes." -François Truffaut


1. Lives: Mission District, San Francisco, in a one-bedroom flat.

2. Has Lived: Del Mar; Paris, in a chambre de bonne; San Francisco.

3. Design Haunts: MARCH, Boulette's Larder, and the Presidio National Park.

Eileen Gray Exhibition at Pompidou, Remodelista

4. Latest favorite work of art: Eileen Gray exhibition at the Centre Pompidou in Paris.

5. Last Item I Bought for my House: A Japanese scrub whisk from Tortoise General Store in LA.

Maryam Nassir Zadeh Off White Leather Loafers, Remodelista

6. Greatest Indulgence: Shoes from Maryam Nassir Zadeh and almond butter ice cream from Mr. & Mrs. Miscellaneous.

7. Inspired By: Pheobe Philo and Edmund de Waal.

Zoe Ghertner Photography White Shirt and Wine Glasses, Gardenista

8. Favorite Photographers: Zoe Ghertner (above), Mark BorthwickAna Kras, and Marcelo Gomes. 9. Latest DIY Project: White painted leather cabinet pulls.

Atelier de Troupe Chaise Lounge, Remodelista

10. On My Wishlist: Atelier de Troupe's Chaise.