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The Magic of Light

The work of industrial designer Lindsey Adelman radiates a subtle visual tension through exquisite lamps and objects Nothing seemed predestined when Lindsey Adelman became a tastemaker in the design world. After studying English, she started her career as...

The Welcoming Home

South Bay Door & Window helps enhance a home’s most pivotal features Doors and windows are an architectural focal point of any home, and among its most expressive characteristics. Welcoming in people, piping in light, directing sound and air—the v...

The Good Stuff

The Catalina Cooking Store satisfies all kitchen connoisseurs Written by Constance Dunn | Photography by Paul Jonason They’re like all the other items found at The Catalina Cooking Store: pragmatic and high-quality, stylish and meant to solve a problem....

A Way to Display

Savvy and stylish solutions for maximizing home storage Written by Wendy Bowman | Photos Courtesy of Closet Factory An increasing number of homeowners are choosing to downsize these days, whether it’s to focus on growing a career, save money or simply e...

Marvelous Marble

An utterly unique material, marble adds luxury in design statements from countertops to clocks Written by Virginia Fay Adding richness in ways both subtle and striking, marble is an ideal material for out-of-the-ordinary home décor, as no two slabs share...

Architect by Day, Artist Always

Dan Janotta flexes his multi-media creative muscle at his new Pier Avenue gallery Written by Constance Dunn | Photography Courtesy of Paul Jonason It’s a strange idea that a creative person must work in a single lane; confine oneself to producing painti...

Wallpaper Wonders

New wallpaper designs add an extra layer of visual interest to rooms both big and small Written by Virginia Fay | Photography Courtesy of Brian Ferry Once relegated to dated spaces, wallpaper is in the midst of a new heyday. Popping up to add interest to ...

A New Era

Once home to famed artist Gary Sweeney and his family, this Manhattan Beach property soon will boast a set of striking new townhomes Written by Wendy Bowman | Photography courtesy of Mike Cooley If this Manhattan Beach property could talk, it would have p...

Koreatown Surge

Two new projects make their move in one of L.A.’s most bustling neighborhoods As told to Wendy Bowman | Photography Courtesy of Century West Partners  In her work as an apartment developer, Randy Fifield of L.A.-based Century West Partners stri...

Beach Inspired

Strand Boards turns surfboards into fun home fixtures Written by Constance Dunn | Photography Courtesy of Strand Boards Living in the South Bay with her husband and three young children, Hansni Thadhani was looking for a fun way to wash off the sand and s...

Creme de la Creme

Elegantly designed and decorated, this Pacific Palisades estate is a contemporary take on the timeless English manor Written by Wendy Bowman   When the names of notable celebrity interior designer Michael Smith and the dynamic architectural duo of Ma...

Market Report

Written by Wendy Bowman COACHELLA COMPOUND Always wished you could live like the Kennedys—complete with your very own collection of homes where you can while away the days playing tennis or head to the nearby resort for a round of golf? Not to mention t...