This Beachside Los Angeles Home Is Insanely Feminine

The coast is a constant source of inspiration for interior design, but while we love the sand and surf, our idea of a  is less shack and more chic. We err on the side of sophistication and this stunning family residence in , California, has nailed the city and seaside balance. Los Angeles–based interior designer  completely remodeled the home (which is located just a few dozen steps from the beach), replacing the weathered walls with clean whites, pops of color, and tactile textures. The family wanted to create a space that accommodated the practical needs of a family while adhering to their contemporary taste.

"It was important for them to have a modern vernacular (with regards to the architecture and furnishings)," English told MyDomaine. "They wanted an open floor plan that felt as spacious and airy as possible but with a lot of warmth. The house is a jewel box and has many special moments." We couldn't agree more. Ahead, English shares her thoughts on the styling for each room.