Fab Five: Love Story

Five talented designers create chic and romantic coastal living spaces


1 I Romance Redefined

With sea and sky as an ever-changing backdrop, Ohara Davies-Gaetano opted for a play on textures rather than colors and patterns for this home in Strand Beach, Calif. “It invites you to lie on the sofa with a favorite book and listen to the waves,” she says. odg-interiors.com


2 I Perchance To Dream

An antique Canadian armoire, which the owner of this coastal New Hampshire residence had received from a relative, was the inspiration for designer Liliane Hart to create this dreamy living room using traditional and contemporary damask fabrics. lilianehart.com


3 I Bathing Beauty

Interior designer Tom Stringer fuses California casual with European charm at this oceanfront estate in Santa Barbara, Calif. The master bathroom’s restrained neutral palette creates a serene retreat and a calm backdrop for showcasing exotic artifacts. tomstringer.com


4 I The Colors Of Cabo

The vibrant colors and breezy oceanfront lifestyle of Cabo San Lucas inspired Kara Mann when designing this alluring Mexican villa. Cushions in local textiles, a Beni Ourain Moroccan rug and a fuchsia outdoor dining set lend the home a singular authenticity. karamann.com


5 I And So To Bed

Sweet dreams are stitched into the feather-soft fabrics of this beautiful bedroom, designed by Kriste Michelini for a San Francisco client. The designer turned to linen, cotton, sheers, cashmere and sheepskin to create a restful, romantic room. kristemichelini.com




Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module

Weekly Updates

Be the first to know what is happening in Ocean Home's world by signing up for our weekly updates.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Articles

Tranquil Color Palettes Inspired by the Ocean

Mix colors of ocean and sky for serene spaces in any style

A Modern Cliffhanger in Big Sur

Cascading down a rugged site and generously encased in glass, this California home takes full advantage of its ocean views

Timbers Resorts Announces Latest Expansion

Timbers Resorts has announced that it is expanding into one of the country’s most sought-after destinations, Kiawah Island, South Carolina.

Adriatic Luxury Hotels Announces the Reopening of Three Properties

Dubrovnik, Croatia continues to soar in popularity as a tourist destination

Querencia Launches New Phase of Luxury Condominiums

Verandas is newest residential addition to the private community in Los Cabos, Mexico
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow TagsEdit ModuleShow Tags

Featured Events

Show More...
Edit ModuleShow Tags