This Danish Home Store Brings Bright Colors and Fun to Costa Mesa

From striped mugs and pillows to yellow bowls, Hay’s colorful products will make you smile—and that’s the point.

Century-Old Cliffside Stunner has a Mission Inn Pedigree

Called Mariona, this estate is a unique melding of Mission-Mediterranean-Craftsman styles. The historic main house conforms to the craggy cliff, some 50 feet above the surf. Built between 1918 and ’21 for $100,000, its five irregularly shaped bedrooms and 4½ baths meander up and around various staircases and passageways.

On the Market: Contemporary Home is Walking Distance from Award-Winning Schools

Let the sunshine in with three disappearing doors that separate the living room from the courtyard.

6 Celebrity Abodes in Orange County

Check out these former celebrity homes if you’re in the (possibly gated) neighborhood.

Take Advantage of O.C.’s Weather with Your Own Backyard Oasis

You’ll have a hard time finding a pool like this one anywhere else in Orange County.

How Dita Von Teese’s O.C. past paved the way for her shimmying fame

Those eyes, those lips, that va-va-voom stage act—Dita Von Teese ignited a burlesque revival in the 1980s and remains its superstar today. She's known...