Interior designers Angelisse Karol and Laura Martin Bovard say beige is passé, warm whites are just right, and the grays are here to stay. Add bold splashes of a color in rich, deep shades for a fresh new look.
What’s good for au courant restaurant decor may be finding a way into residential homes.
High-performance outdoor fabrics—like solution-dyed acrylics—are softer, brighter, and more durable than the old stuff of awnings and cushions and are finding new uses indoors.
A little prep, a bit of measuring, and a generous dose of fabric add up to stylish.
Guerneville and others are rich in resorts, redwoods and rainbow flags.
Los Angeles city still offers opportunities for 1920s-esque romance and pampering and its dining, cocktail, and fashion scenes are stronger than ever.
While Winters has always been worth a detour, thanks to a few blocks of well-preserved 19th-century commercial buildings, it's enjoying a renaissance as a destination for good eating.
Amador County, a 2 1/2-hour drive from Oakland, encompasses a handful of small and smaller towns, but boasts an incredible history.
That sleepy, backwoodsy Paso Robles you might remember from some long-ago visit is worth another look.
Picture your daydreams coming true on a 30-mile strip on a day's drive or an hour flight from Oakland.