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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.

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.


Vhernier Italian Jewelry at Silverhorn

Ms. Toreh Bahrami, Brand Ambassador of Vhernier Italian Jewelry, will be showing a selection of one of a kind Vhernier pieces never before seen in Santa Barbara. She will be at the Silverhorn store, 1155 Coast Village Road, Montecito, on Friday and Saturday, October 10th and 11th from 10 am to 5 pm. Silverhorn has […]

AIA ArchitecTours 2014

This annual public tour highlights the latest in Santa Barbara design by AIA architects.  The theme this year is “Sustainable Living” and focuses on sustainability, re-use, environmental compatibility, and energy economy.  A tour of eight projects ranging from new and remodeled houses, multi-family residences, and forward-thinking commercial/institutional designs. 


Sand Point Listing with Emily Kellenberger

Resting on 2.3 acres of land at the north end of Sand Point in Carpinteria,  this newly constructed beach property is situated above the sand with commanding views of the coastline, mountains and islands.

DesignARC Riviera Modern

DesignARC replaced a run-down and aging duplex with two modern homes. Although the unique creek-side site proposed significant challenges, the clients wanted to rebuild on the lush Riviera hillside. The challenges presented were ultimately overcome through a thorough and careful study of site conditions.


Reed Interiors Natural Floor Coverings

The Carpinteria showroom offers a wide variety of floor coverings and rugs that are made from the finest Sisal, Wool, Seagrass, Jute, Cheena®, and Coir fibers. Custom rugs are available by choosing from over 250 materials and border materials.


Farmhouse Inn New Barn Rooms

Spend a romantic wine country vacation at The Farmhouse and enjoy all the warmth and hospitality of a family owned bed and breakfast inn coupled with all of the services and amenities of a luxury boutique hotel. Surrounded by the towns of Healdsburg, Santa Rosa and the Sonoma Coast, the internationally-acclaimed Inn, restaurant and spa […]


Antiques & Decorative Arts Show to Benefit CALM

Beginning Friday October 17th and continuing through the weekend, the Antiques, Decorative Arts and Vintage Show and Sale to Benefit CALM, held at Earl Warren Showgrounds in Santa Barbara, will be filled to the rafters with beautiful antiques and decorative pieces by dealers from all over the west coast. 


C’est Cheese Classes for Fall/Winter

These popular classes, held at the new C’est Cheese Cafe in downtown Santa Barbara. The theme changes from month to month, but most classes feature about 5 cheeses paired with wine, select beer and various artisan foods. The cheeses that are featured are available for purchase after each class.


Ojai Holiday Home Tour

A glimpse into four Ojai Valley homes is offered during this popular tour that helps herald in the season with festive inspirations. This year’s selections reflect four diverse architectural styles, starting with a Masonic Lodge built in 1927, a beautiful Craftsman in the Greene & Greene style, and two homes that pay homage to contemporary […]


AD&A Museum Barton Myers Exhibit

The Art, Design & Architecture Museum at UCSB provides an intimate access to art through rotating installations of its permanent collections along with special exhibitions and programs. The AD&A Museum is both a teaching museum and a resource for the Santa Barbara community. The current exhibit, Barton Myers: Works of Architecture and Urbanism is on […]


Bakelite Collection at Peregrine Galleries

Peregrine Galleries owner Marlene Vitanza buys and sells the finest vintage Bakelite bracelets, necklaces and pins that are distinctive and of the highest quality. Stop by the Montecito store and peruse the collection of this remarkable line of vintage jewelry.