Southern California is a creative hotbed, and this month we cherry-picked some of the best goods and services dreamed up by locals.

Get Fido off the couch and onto architect-designed furniture you can make yourself. [Read more]

There’s a payoff for all that exercise--and it’s calorie splurges like this. [Read more]

Who needs to hang art when your walls can look like this? [Read more]

A stylist builds a better handbag, made to look even more fab as it ages. [Read more]

How can a Palm Springs weekend get better? When it’s all about crafting. [Read more]

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