Wednesday 25 April 2018
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Category: Home & Design

John Wooden-designed interior

Back to the Basics

Industrial design elements like wood beams and steel bring a touch of urban edge to modern homes. By Lisa Hallett Taylor   Those...


Thinking Outside the Box

From house replicas to creative sculptures, Laguna mailboxes transcend the traditional. By Sharon Stello In this artsy town, even the...

LBM_62_Walls_Obagi Skincare_Living Wall_By Jody Tiongco-5

Living Design

A Laguna Beach landscape architect is painting the town green with vertical gardens that beautify, enchant and, most of all, show that art...

Sacred Living's Robert Esterley merges classic design principles with holistic healing modalities in his approach.

Design Tips for Creating Calm Spaces at Home

It’s no secret that Laguna Beach has a reputation for being a tranquil place. For those of us who are lucky enough to call this seaside...

MOSAIC TILE MIRROR, $605, available with advance order at Bliss Home & Design, Corona del Mar (949-566-0304; blisshomeanddesign.com)

Form Meets Function in the Foyer

Like any first impression, the entryway is crucial; it’s the defining moment for your home. But while chic decor is sure to impress...

Jeri Koegel Photography/Courtesy of Gary Finley, American Society of Interior Designers

Stone at Home

In a town that respects its environment and appreciates the allure of the organic, it’s not surprising to see natural stone embraced in...

Photo by Melissa  Valladares/Tablescape design by Yoshi O’Connor, Floral Fete

Entertain With Ease

This year, it’s your turn to host the holiday soiree—be it Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, the office shindig, an ugly sweater...

Joe Kramer worked with the late architect Mark Singer to create this fireplace. | Photo by V.I.Photography/Courtesy of Joe Kramer

Get Cozy With the Latest Designs for Fireplaces and Fire Pits

Even when you live in a warm climate like Laguna’s, you’ll find both indoor fireplaces and outdoor fire pits incorporated in homes of...

Vegetables like carrots and kale can grow in South Laguna Community Garden’s coastal climate. / Photo  by Jody Tiongco

Canyon to Coast: Perfect Picks for Fall Gardens

  Hot summers and frosty winters in the canyon. Harsh salt and wind near the ocean. These dramatic seasonal variances in Laguna’s...

Courtesy of Laguna Beach Historical Society

The Art of Restoring Historic Properties

With its multigabled roofline and ornamental chimneys, the iconic Craftsman-style bungalow at the corner of North Coast Highway and Cliff...