Uptown Underground

Japanese mid-century, French Baroque, modern minimalism, and Dorothy Draper inspired American Baroque...

Malibu Modern

I’m usually not a fan of ultra modern home designs but good lord, this oceanfront residence in Malibu is an absolute stunner. Despite it’s heavy use of concrete and glass, there is an inviting sense of warmth…

Ladder Love

I have an ornamental ladder in my home, hanging from the rafters – but I’ve also used it as a rack to display throw blankets while leaning it against a wall. Whether it’s suspended over a…

Quincy’s Room

After touring Serena & Lily‘s new design shop in San Francisco a few weeks ago, I was instantly motivated to redesign my son Quincy’s room. There had been a bare corner of his nursery that had…

Serena & Lily Design Shop

When news first broke of the opening of Serena & Lily‘s first West Coast store, on Sacramento Street in San Francisco, I was delighted. After our 8 month home renovation project was completed last winter, I’ve…

Outdoor Living

The one thing that sold us on our new house was the sizable backyard. It wasn’t in the best shape at the time but it had a spectacular oak tree and mature redwood, which is…

Inside Grace Coddington’s Apartment

WSJ Magazine recently took us inside the home of Vogue‘s creative director and everyone’s dream best friend Grace Coddington – and we couldn’t be more excited. A self proclaimed hoarder (or what Lauren likes to…

The Coveteur

A couple of months ago, I gave the delightful team at The Coveteur a first look at my newly renovated home – and closet. Though the house is still a work in progress, it was…

Sailing Home

I have a newfound fascination with vintage ships and have been on the lookout for one at flea markets and thrift stores. A pirate ship or sailboat . . . either will do. But honestly,…