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An historic farmhouse in California boasting New England charm

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This light-filled, historic farmhouse was renovated by Ken Linsteadt Architects in collaboration with M. Elle Design, located in Brentwood, California. The homeowners were originally from Connecticut, relocating their family to the West Coast, they fell in love with this charming farmhouse. This project combines the best of both coasts—”an historic farmhouse with New England charm and […]



Modern family retreat in Santa Barbara nestled in a coastal canyon

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This modern family retreat was designed by Neumann Mendro Andrulaitis Architects along with RHC Construction, set within a coastal canyon in Santa Barbara County, California. The main residence consists of 2,096 square feet of living space, with two bedroom and two bathrooms, while the guest house offers 800 square feet, with one bedroom and one bathroom. […]

Silver Lake home renovation with Scandinavian design influences

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This stunning home renovation project features a full gut remodel by interior architect/design firm Stefani Stein Inc., located in Silver Lake, a neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. The studio handled everything from interior architecture, finish selections and custom millwork design. The interior styling is a mix of Scandinavian design influences with a beach chic vibe and […]

Inviting Spanish style home gets refreshed in Southern California

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This charming Spanish style home was designed by award-winning interior design firm Jette Creative, located in the heart of Los Angeles, California. The designers meticulously renovated this home, focusing on the kitchen, master bedroom suite and enhancing features throughout this home—increasing its charm. The design team used the existing features of the residence as their inspiration, […]

Sumptuous luxury modern home with views over the LA skyline

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This spectacular luxury modern home is perched on a peninsula above Hollywood’s famed Bird Streets, in the affluent Sunset Strip enclave known as the Doheny Estates. This exquisite 12,000 square foot—five bedroom, eight bathroom residence was custom designed, showcasing sophisticated styling, European craftsmanship and bespoke details. Most of this property’s interiors were fabricated in Italy and installed […]

Breathtaking modern ranch house overlooking Sonoma wine country

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A Tuscan style villa was beautifully transformed into a modern ranch house by Ken Linsteadt Architects, located in the Sonoma wine country landscape, California. Entitled “In Plein Air”, the inspiration for this project was the homeowner’s reclaimed timber business, Restoration Timber. An earthy natural palette was selected, which included recycled oak, steel windows, hand-troweled plaster and poured concrete. The home […]

Contemporary home in Northern California features striking interiors

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This stunning contemporary home was designed by Sutro Architects along with designer Heather Hilliard, located in Hillsborough, a town in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. The interiors scheme of this residence is characterized by a mostly neutral color palette with bold punches of blues and greens throughout. The home is naturally illuminated thanks to […]

Designed to mimic the curves of the Pacific Ocean: Wave House

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Designed to mimic the curves of the crashing waves of the Pacific Ocean, the “Wave House” is an iconic home built in the early 70s, designed by noted architect Michael Carmichael. Located in Goleta, California (just outside Santa Barbara), the house is set on a bluff some sixty feet above the ocean. When originally designed, the […]

East coast meets west coast in this California beach house

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The interiors of this traditional Cape Cod-inspired beach house is the work of Brown Design Group, located in the coastal town of Dana Point, California. Set in the idyllic gated community of “The Strand”, this home features absolutely breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean. Consisting of 6,000 square feet of living space, the two-story pad has an approachable […]

Industrial modern home in California pushes privacy to its limits

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This industrial modern style private residence was designed by JacobsChang Architecture, nestled behind a Ficus hedge in West Hollywood, California. Designed in early 2016, the home was aptly named “Hedge House”, due to its unique and mature landscape element. On the property is a 30 year old hedge, which played a major role in the homeowner’s decision to […]