Travertine's diverse appearance—creamy white to rusty brown, jaggedly porous to solidly dense—owes to its unusual origins. Slowly formed by mineral deposits, each travertine stone is shaped by a wide range of geological factors, including the presence of small organisms (sometimes found entombed in the stone). From fireplaces to floors, see how the timeless material can be used.
Today, we kicked off this year’s annual Dwell on Design at the LA Convention Center, which will continue through Sunday, June 26th. Though we’ve been hosting this extensive event for years, this time around is particularly special.