Diane Dorrans Saeks

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Gender Female
Industry Publishing
Occupation Author, editor, teacher, writer
Location San Francisco, CALIFORNIA, United States
Introduction Diane Dorrans Saeks is a best-selling California- based author, editor, blogger, design lecturer, and feature writer who focuses on interior design, architecture, style, gardens, travel and fashion. She is the author of 21 books on interior design, architecture, travel, and style. Her newest book, published by Rizzoli in October 2013, is ANN GETTY INTERIOR STYLE, a vivid and vibrant insider visit to interiors, collections, and houses created by Ann Getty. Diane's books include 'Michael S. Smith Elements of Style' (Rizzoli) and 'Seaside Interiors' and 'Palm Springs Living' (both published by Rizzoli), as well as 'Orlando Diaz-Azcuy' and 'Santa Barbara Living' (both published recently by Rizzoli). She is the San Francisco-based editor at large for C magazine (California style), and a contributor ro Harper's Bazaar, Traditional Home, Gentry and others.. She is the longtime contributing editor for PaperCity, Houston and Dallas. Diane is a contributing editor for House Beautiful. She is a popular instructor in design for California College of the Arts, and an instructor on design, antiques and interiors for UC Berkeley Extension. She launched THE STYLE SALONISTE in summer, 2009.