New from esteemed designers bettershelter and ModOp Design is this stunning Spanish makeover Hancock Park in the heart of Hollywood. Combining forces, these longtime friends transformed what was once a modest Spanish bungalow into a luxury compound.
Steeped in Hollywood history and located on the original backlot of Charlie Chaplin’s studio, this recently updated three bedroom, two bathroom residence delicately balances traditional architectural details with a contemporary open plan layout and modern finishes.
This fantastic contemporary Spanish with beautiful pool is in a great location close to just about everything including Hollywood and Hancock Park.
Designed by Architect Walter Sydney Orme, this 1937 built residence calls upon the en vogue architectural details of the late 30’s, streamlined moderne and art deco. As evidenced in the aerodynamic exterior curves and long horizontal lines and grooves on the outside of the structure to the black trim, tray ceilings, glass brick and porthole windows in the front and rear doors.
Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte give an itinerary of off-the-beaten-path hangouts in LA…
Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture is documenting the hands-on renovation of a double unit in the (1953) Craig Ellwood Courtyard Apartment in Hollywood on Dwell. Taalman and Koch are remodeling a 1,600-square-foot, live-work courtyard apartment in the 3,200-square-foot, two-story, four-unit block building, which they’re using as a home to raise their daughter and an office for up to six people.
Los Angeles-based design firm Commune was founded in 2004 with a diverse staff of interior designers, architects, and graphic designers. Using a collaborative mindset, they assemble a team for each project, whether it’s a residence, commercial space, retail environment, website, or corporate identity…
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When I moved to Los Angeles one of the first things I searched for was a deli to get a good sandwich. Sure there was Canter’s but what I really wanted was a local sandwich shop to pop into on a Saturday afternoon and get an Italian sub with a bag of chips and an … Continued