Recently, when I was looking through past issues of magazines, I paused at this story of a beautiful coastal home designed by Joe Lucas. I’m already a huge fan of Lucas’ work and his La Cienega showroom, Harbinger is among my favorites in Los Angeles.
Using a muted color palette that takes cues from the beach beyond, the designer lets the view take center stage. A range of soft neutrals, such as the jute rug and worn leather ottoman, mimic the earthy hues of sand while an occasional pop of color complements the blues and greens of the ocean. Sleek lines and contemporary silhouettes are far from cold with textured wood and patina finishes adding warmth. Jute rugs mimic The decor creates a look that feels both finished and pulled together with a barefoot relaxed vibe.
Source: photos: Karyn R. Millet