USC Is Selling a Frank Lloyd Wright-Designed Home for $4.25 Million

By Mary Elizabeth Andriotis A Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home in Los Angeles is on the market for $4.25 million, and its seller is none other than the University of Southern California, which acquired the property in 1986 after the original homeowners donated it to the School of Architecture at USC. Located at 1962 Glencoe Way,… Keep reading

This Serene Home Has an Intriguing Outdoor Bathtub

By Lauren Smith After these homeowners took a trip to Southeast Asia they were inspired to transform their California midcentury, post-and-beam structure into a tranquil escape from everyday life that flowed between the indoors and out. Natural decor elements (like reclaimed wood and stone) and large windows and doors are the somewhat expected methods they… Keep reading

A 1930’s Cottage That Was a Costume Designer’s Muse

By Taylor Murphy Bonnie and Clyde, The Godfather II, and Myra Breckinridge — all three of these films share a stylish common denominator: Theadora Van Runkle, the costume designer who brought the wardrobes of each picture to life. And tucked away in Laurel Canyon, California is her own real-life translation of her craft. Hidden at the end of a… Keep reading