Welcome to Textures!

Welcome to Textures!

This week is the beginning of a special event for Valerie Legras Atelier, we are very happy to announce we are launching a podcast to celebrate art, design and entrepreneurship! Pushing open the doors of workshops, studios, ateliers, is like opening up a curtain to...
The art of organic design

The art of organic design

When I was going to Paris at a young age, I was always fascinated by the Metro entrances designed by Hector Guimard. Scattered throughout the streets of Paris, the elegant Art Nouveau is opening up a world of creativity! This was my first contact with this amazing...
Plant Guide-VLA Design

Plant Guide-VLA Design

Plants are in!  As the silent superheroes of interiors, they battle pollution, anxiety and stress. They also give our eyes a rest from screens, and look great indoors!  Choosing the right plant will make a big difference in the overall look of a design, and since many...
Color blocking and Bold Colors

Color blocking and Bold Colors

I love to see how color-blocking shows up across different industries: fashion, graphic design, interior design, architecture, product design and art. Colors mix to form happy combinations, which is definitely a mood lifter! The exploration of color opens up new areas...
Thinking of light fixtures as jewelry.

Thinking of light fixtures as jewelry.

I want to talk about lighting. In every design project, I think about how lighting adds to the space. Aside from the function, choosing lighting for a design is the same as picking jewelry for an outfit. Lighting, like jewelry, completes the look of your outfit. It...