1. Designers: Boone Speed and Jon Sherman of Flavor Paper.
Standout: The wallpaper company founder and photographer hatched the prickly print using Saguaro National Park imagery rendered in water-based inks on vinyl upholstery or wall covering.
2. Designer: Rebecca Atwood of Rebecca Atwood Designs.
Standout: Experimentations with suminagashi, a Japanese marbling technique, resulted in an irregular geode pattern that's especially fetching in blushing taupe.
3. Designer: Patrick Cain of Patrick Cain Designs.
Standout: The mid-century tulip base table gets an update via a concrete top that's mottled to resemble a graphic cowhide motif.
Standout: The sculpted lounge chairs each perch atop a cast-aluminum base powder-coated black.