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Santa Barbara's guide to what's new and undiscovered for home and garden, entertaining, and fashion. Browse the resource guide below that lists local happenings, boutique finds and design professionals.

Botanik in Summerland

Located just south of Santa Barbara and Montecito in the beachside town of Summerland, botanik is a destination for home and garden enthusiasts and discerning designers. Set within the backdrop of a 1920’s Victorian, the boutique has garnered both regional and national acclaim for over a decade. The boutique’s interior and private garden abound with […]


Lilac Pâtisserie in Downtown Santa Barbara

On any given day at Lilac Pâtisserie, pastry chef-restaurateur, Gillian Muralles, can be found behind the bakery’s signature cake counter meticulously crafting a one-a-kind masterpiece. It’s her specialty: luxurious cakes with incredible texture and delectable taste. The twist? Everything she makes is gluten-free.


Ensberg Jacobs Design Montecito Mid-Century

Conservation, a key sustainability concept, focuses on reuse of existing structures and materials.  As a classic Southern California mid-century ranch house built in 1960 with stunning ocean views and “good bones”, this home in Montecito was worthy of conservation. 


DLG Lighting Co

DLG Lighting’s collaboration with Santa Barbara architect Britt Jewett of Studio 7 has resulted in a line of exterior lighting fixtures that is truly unique. With the launch of its website, DLG Lighting Co is introducing a brand new way to purchase handmade, architecturally designed lighting online.


Spanish Colonial Revival in Hope Ranch

A  desire to protect the architectural integrity of this home, designed by Alexander Bertrand Harmer in 1927, was one of the goals of this remodel. With only a modest addition of 650 sq. ft. to create a small office off the kitchen on the first floor and a 2nd story office space with an external […]


Neumann, Mendro, Andrulaitis Kitchen Designs

In the past, the kitchen was considered more of a service space that was physically separated from the dining room and living spaces that were dedicated to entertaining. With the advent of open plans, great rooms and the more informal living spaces associated with the modern way of living, the kitchen has become a place […]


Chris Moore Interior Design

Chris Moore believes that interior design should be a collaboration between the designer, client, architect and contractor. Specializing in residential design, she works closely with architects from the earliest stages of each project to insure that their vision is reflected in the interior spaces with taste and sophistication.


Le Petit Chef Weekly Meal Delivery

Le Petit Chef’s Weekly Meal Delivery in Santa Barbara offers gourmet, seasonally inspired dishes using the freshest local ingredients delivered for you to enjoy in the comfort of your own home.


Upcoming Events at Mattei’s Tavern, Los Olivos

Mattei’s Tavern serves local & organic product, presented with a bit of whimsy in a welcoming atmosphere.  Join them for a special Mother’s Day Picnic on Sunday, May 10th. Lead by Chef/Partner Robbie Wilson, Mattei’s Tavern balances its rich history with a nod to the future.


Grace Design Associates Makeover in the Santa Barbara Foothills

This Mission Canyon artist’s retreat was extremely dilapidated, surrounded by a landscape of dirt, debris and rubbish. When a new owner purchased the property with the intention of renovating and flipping it, he contacted Grace Design Associates for a landscape transformation.


Montecito Colonial Revival Compound

Circa 1924, this Spanish architectural gem, listed with Marsha Kotlyar/MK Properties, has been lovingly restored yet still retains its authentic period details. Conveniently situated in the heart of Montecito’s coveted Hedgerow neighborhood on 1.75+ acres.


Luxurious Tuscan Country Home

Designed by noted architect Don Nulty, this distinctive Montecito home, listed with Riskin Partners, is replete with both striking and subtle design elements and the finest quality construction. Panoramic, awe-inspiring mountain views provide a commanding natural centerpiece.