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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.

French Country Estate in Montecito

The “House of Oaks” is an inspiring French Country Estate discreetly hidden on a quiet lane in Montecito. Once through the gates you enter a private sanctuary that is at once intimate and impressive, combining the best of a world class residence with a great family home. Listed with Nancy Kogevinas of Berkshire Hathaway.


Raoul Textiles Showroom

Raoul is pleased to announce the launch of Engle & Deutch, a new line of furniture designed by Sally McQuillan of Raoul Textiles. Stop by the State Street showroom in downtown Santa Barbara to view the recently launched line of furniture and accessories.

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DesignARC Hope Ranch Mediterranean

Returning from the East Coast, the owners of this Hope Ranch home came to California with the desire to build a home that blended into Santa Barbara’s Mediterranean environment. They envisioned a house with a traditional exterior, but whose interiors were spare and sleek, reminiscent of a modern, New York loft.


Coast 2 Coast Collection 3rd Anniversary

Holly & Bob Murphy, owners of Coast 2 Coast, will be celebrating the store’s 3rd year anniversary. Along with hosting Master Ceramic Artisan Alessandro Taddei of VIETRI on Tuesday, November 4th, Coast 2 Coast will be having a week long celebration, with trunk shows featuring Christofle Silver, Waterford Crystal, Kim Seybert table linens and accessories, […]


Peregrine Galleries Jewelry Collections

Peregrine Galleries, located in Montecito, CA is known for carrying the finest Navajo and Zuni turquoise jewelry, Georg Jenson, Bakelite jewelry from the 1930’s to 1950’s, vintage Chanel and more.

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Croydon-Historic Montecito Manor

Just moments from Montecito’s lower village, this historic English country manor sits on 1.8 acres, hidden behind eucalyptus trees and garden hedges with breathtaking ocean and mountain vistas. Built in 1929, the home exhibits a delicate balance of characteristics.  Floor-to-ceiling white paneling and large, ocean-view windows brighten rich oak floors, while state-of-the-art amenities complement its […]


Sandpoint Road Beach House Rental

This quintessential California beach house is available for short or long term lease.  The casually comfortable and exceptionally private ocean-front beach house is situated behind gates on one of Santa Barbara’s most exclusive lanes. The bright and airy 4 bedroom, 6 bath Cape Cod-style sanctuary features a heated pool, theater/entertainment suite and two-car garage.


Tour Lotusland Before Winter Closing

The last day to explore the garden this year on a public tour is November 15th. The County of Santa Barbara’s strict Conditional Use Permit requires Ganna Walska Lotusland to close for three months every winter. Public tours will resume in mid-February.

UCSB Arts & Lectures Season 2014-2015

Founded in 1959, UCSB Arts & Lectures is the largest and most influential arts and lectures organization between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Arts & Lectures annually presents more than a hundred events, from critically acclaimed concerts and dance performances by world-renowned artists to talks by groundbreaking authors and film series at UCSB and Santa […]


Porch Home & Garden Fall Season

Inspiring harmony between the indoors and the outdoors, porch offers a combination of uncommon and contemporary selections for your home and garden. Throughout the Carpinteria store, you’ll find eco-friendly furniture, and decorative accents made from all the elements of nature — metal, stone, wood and leather.


Jodi G Designs Fall Collection

Join stylist Jodi Goldberg for a unique shopping experience in her private showroom in Montecito.  On display…cashmere and fall clothing, custom jewelry and a new line of handbags from Jodi’s recent Indonesian travels.


Neumann Mendro Andrulaitis Architects Design Coastal Retreat

The primary residence was built in 1993 and the homeowner worked with NMA Architects on a interior remodel that was completed in 2011. Concurrent with the remodel, NMA developed plans for a new residence on the adjacent narrow lot, to be used as a guest house. Recently completed, this compound is now the ideal getaway […]