Would you look at this couldn't be cuter, Three's Company situation Christian Shulz, Leslie Kale, and Adam Goldstein have got going on! The dream team behind Studio Collective, an award winning and industry loved boutique design firm responsible for some of the most beautiful, well designed hotspots in hospitality, they've got the whole teamwork thing down pat.
What do you actually do all day? Curate design imagery, draw & dream!
Favorite song growing up? “Flowers by The Door” - T.S.O.L.
My biggest secret is… I sometimes wish I followed in my dad’s footsteps as a hairstylist.
Why do you live in Los Angeles? Ocean park / West-Side
My motto is… “Work hard, play harder”
My alter ego is… Jeff Spicoli
The last drink I had was… Fortaleza Repasado Tequila “neat” on my deck :)
My secret crush is… Blondie in 1984
What was your first job? Cleaning Yachts in Molly Pitcher Hotel, Redbank, NJ
If you had one day left to live in LA, what would you do? Wake up and surf, grab brunch @ Gjusta and hike temescal canyon @ sunset all with my fiance Elizabeth
Coming from? Going to? The westside → islands of south pacific
What is your favorite work of art? “A Haunting Face” Untitled work by Alison Van Pelt
Who should we know? In the early years of our design studio here in LA, we are looking to help share hotels, nightlife and hospitality around the globe to give them a more personalized and residential soul and vibe!!
Name: Leslie Kale
Occupation: Designer - Creative Director Studio Collective
Place of birth: San Antonio, Texas
Instagram / Twitter: @lesliekale
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
What do you actually do all day? Work w/ amazing people
Favorite song growing up? Anything Led Zeppelin
My biggest secret is… I still think I’m 30
Why do you live in Los Angeles? You can be anyone you want here
My motto is… “Can’t means won’t”
My alter ego is… 70’s fashion photographer
The last drink I had was… Amarone
My secret crush is… Not telling you
What was your first job? Selling dresses to rich women @ the local mall
If you had one day left to live in LA, what would you do? Hug everyone I love here!
Coming from? Going to? Going to…..
What is your favorite work of art? Impossible to pick 1 (sorry)
Who should we know? Booths Jesse…
What do you actually do all day? Try to sketch in between responding to emails
Favorite song growing up? “My Mind’s Playing Tricks on Me” - Geto Boys
My biggest secret is… I’m no rat.
Why do you live in Los Angeles? Came for school, stayed for the weather.
My motto is… If not now, when?
My alter ego is… Goldie
The last drink I had was… Free starbucks (Courtesy of Guest of a Guest)
My secret crush is… Beyonce
What was your first job? Camp counselor
If you had one day left to live in LA, what would you do? Walk through canals. Sit on the beach. Beers and burger at Hilano.
Coming from? Going to? Studio/Studio
What is your favorite work of art? I did a book report on Fallingwater in 5th grade. Still think that is top the of the list.
Who should we know? Jen Weinberg. She’s awesome.