This dramatic, elevated infinity pool and spa rest beside a cozy outdoor room with a fireplace and comfortable seating. The hillside entertaining space features dramatic, sweeping views of the Los Angeles landscape.
Los Angeles designer Sarah Barnard knows how to make space work—use the outdoors, keep to one main palette, and use furnishings and built-ins to compensate for what’s not that architecturally—in this case—closets!
A low garden wall separates this Spanish bungalow from the street, making the home feel secluded, even in Los Angeles. Poured-in-place concrete steps and a custom laser-cut metal gate mark the entrance to the courtyard.
Credits: Architecture: Koffka/Phakos Design; Landscape Contractor: New View Landscape; Pool/spa and Masonry: Darin Marten Construction; Metal Work: Salvador Delgado
A mix of wood, stone and natural materials on the exterior of this modern home echoes the use of natural surfaces throughout the interior. The sleek home offers a breathtaking view of the Los Angeles landscape.
This Los Angeles-area home is loaded with Mediterranean charm, from its arched front entry to its wrought-iron balconies to its lush landscaping. Italian tile graces the front steps, adding a custom touch to the home's curb appeal.
Professional dancer Cheryl Burke fell in love with her Los Angeles home because of its bare-boned look and minimalist feel. See what happens when eclectic, color-loving designer Emily Henderson transforms Cheryl's space for the holidays. (Goodbye, gray!)
Designers wanted this guest bedroom to feel like a quiet escape from the bustle of Los Angeles. A black-and-white palette set a subtle tone with a hint of edge, including the intricately patterned wallpaper.
After moving to Los Angeles, a lifelong New Yorker wanted to adapt his sharp, chrome-and-black style to his new surroundings. Designer Jenn Feldman decided to soften the clean lines and bring in more relaxed, washed out tones to make spaces like this living room feel coastal.
Elevated yet simple, this master bedroom complements the black and white palette but softens it to fit Los Angeles. By keeping the bed frame on the ground and leaning the art against the walls, the designers made the ceilings seem taller.
From floor to ceiling, HGTV Star contestant Boris Eckey designed all the details in his Los Angeles loft. His spacious living room features a neutral color palette ranging from beiges to camel and browns with green and gold accents.
Dominating floral wallpaper is a focal point in a modern upstairs living space with white walls, cable railing, a dining table and beaded chandelier. The room is designed by Scouted Home, an interior styling boutique in Los Angeles and Nashville.
Greenery, such as foilage from the yard is a cheap and even free way to add an organic vibe to a room. "The other perk is the greenery we chose will last because you can dry it out," says designer Gabriela Eisenhart with WAKE + LOOM Design in Atlanta and Los Angeles.