Quarantine Family’s Daydream Home In Corona Del Mar

CORONA DEL MAR, CA — Life on Marapata Drive in Corona Del Mar is the stuff of dreams, according to realtor Tim Smith Group. The residence is a product of boundless imagination and technical expertise by LeTourneau Architecture and Hiebsch Custom Homes.

Welcome to 1806 Marapata. From the grading to finishes, every detail was meticulously considered to produce a design both thought-provoking and practical in the way stunning open concept interiors relate to the home’s surrounding landscape.

A theme of diverse depths and heights is introduced at the front elevation and complemented by luminescent elements in the form of roof cutouts, up-lighting and a warm radiance cast through custom Fleetwood windows and doors. Inside, 4 bedroom en suites, an office, media room, laundry room and appx 5,300 SF of living culminate in a striking great-room concept common area that sits proud, giving it increased privacy and an alluring floating quality

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Designing History Offers an Intimate Look at the Design of the Obama-Era White House

Photo credit: © Designing History by Michael S. Smith, Rizzoli New York, 2020
Photo credit: © Designing History by Michael S. Smith, Rizzoli New York, 2020

From Veranda

Renowned interior designer Michael S. Smith is no stranger to designing high-profile celebrity residences and office spaces, but he could have never guessed it would all prepare him for the project of a lifetime: decorating The White House for one of our nation’s most historic administrations. The designer, and now-member of the Committee for the Preservation of the White House, reflects on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in his latest book, Designing History: The Extraordinary Art & Style of the Obama White House, which debuts September 1.

“The Obamas were my constant inspiration, and their mission to celebrate the White House as the People’s House, a place that was welcoming and accessible to all Americans, led to our focus on highlighting the best of America in every possible way—through not just the diversity of creative talents,

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Famed Car Designer Evaluates New 2021 Ford Bronco Design

Let’st just say he liked it… a lot.

coronavirus pandemic isn’t really something to be happy about, but it has brought a few good things to fruition. One of which was Frank Stephenson, which started to upload videos on his YouTube channel in the past four months; probably because he was holed up at home and got nothing else to do. We’re not sure.” data-reactid=”25″This coronavirus pandemic isn’t really something to be happy about, but it has brought a few good things to fruition. One of which was Frank Stephenson, which started to upload videos on his YouTube channel in the past four months; probably because he was holed up at home and got nothing else to do. We’re not sure.

roast of the new BMW 4 Series.” data-reactid=”26″As a car designer, Stephenson’s videos are mostly about how he came up with his previous work on many

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This Stunning Los Angeles Home Featured in House Beautiful Is for Sale

Photo credit: Grey Crawford
Photo credit: Grey Crawford

From House Beautiful

If you’ve ever flipped through an issue of House Beautiful and dreamt of living in the homes displayed in its pages, now might be your chance: Interior designer Jeff Andrews‘s Los Angeles house, which was featured in House Beautiful last year, just hit the market for $2,350,000.

Andrews’ home is also chronicled in his design book, The New Glamour: Interiors with Star Quality, alongside homes he’s designed for celebs, including Kourtney Kardashian, Kris Jenner, and Kaley Cuoco. An award-winning interior designer with an impressive clientele, Andrews has also designed homes for Ryan Seacrest, Dexter star Michael C. Hall, TV personality Carrie Ann Inaba, and NBA star Tyson Chandler.

Photo credit: Grey Crawford
Photo credit: Grey Crawford

Located in the historic Miracle Mile North neighborhood, the Spanish Colonial home was built in 1934. After moving into the home eight years ago, Andrews told House Beautiful that

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