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David Rager and his wife, Cheri Messerli, moved from LA to Paris shortly after starting their design firm, Weekends. He shares his tale of two cities and how he makes time for life’s little distractions.

As a designer, you’re obliged to be thrilled by the unknown. If you’re only concerned with the known, there won’t be much room for innovation or improvement. If a project isn’t as successful but my wife and business partner, Cheri, and I learned and grew in the process of working on it, then it doesn’t feel like a loss, and if we know a project is going to be easy and almost certain to succeed but there’s nothing new to

  • Words:
    Mary Stutzman
  • Photography:
    Thomas Kelly
  • Styling:
    Giorgia Tramontano

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  • Words:
    Mary Stutzman
  • Photography:
    Thomas Kelly
  • Styling:
    Giorgia Tramontano
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