Organic, Minimalist Laguna Beach Retreat

This southern Californian beauty located in the exclusive Three Arch Bay community, features airy monochromatic spaces punctuated with textural woven fibers, pale sun-bleached wood and playful vintage art and photography. A home like this functions as a private beach (psst: there’s also an actual private beach).

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Photo By: Jessica Alexander

Coastal Open-Concept With Breezy Palette

The open-concept arrangement in this radiant coastal abode makes the most of ocean views from the panoramic window wall. White shiplap ceiling and white walls join neutral furnishings to keep the room bright, while wood barstools, island base and living room accents contribute warmth.

Gray-and-White Kitchen With L-Shaped Bar

The light-filled kitchen features pale gray Shaker-style cabinetry, a central island and an L-shaped bar with gray barstools in leather and wood. White countertops harmonize with the white walls and ceiling throughout this open-concept living space.

Pale Gray Cabinets in Graceful Coastal Kitchen

Pale gray Shaker-style cabinetry with white countertops is a graceful choice for this coastal kitchen with central island. The range hood is paneled to match the cabinets, with an accent stripe taken from the island base color.

Smokey Glass Pendants for White Kitchen Bar

A sprig of greenery pulls the outdoors into this bright white open-concept kitchen. Three smoky glass pendants light an L-shaped bar, and the kitchen's gentle gray Shaker-style cabinets fade into the white shiplap walls of the living space.

L-Shaped Bar Defines Room in Open-Concept Kitchen

A trio of smoky glass orb pendants overhang the L-shaped kitchen bar featuring wood barstools with gray leather seats. The range hood's accent strip and the kitchen island base are a similar wood finish, tying the open-concept kitchen together.

Neutral Dining Space With Coastal Accents

Gray woven side chairs encircle a contemporary wood dining table with a wicker pendant light attending. Ficus trees bookend a buffet in front of a gray-shaded window, with the white accent wall paneled in shiplap. Plants are used strategically throughout this lovely home, adding both personality and color to the calm, inviting space.

Open-Concept Living Space With Window Wall to Ocean

A wall of glass ensures you cannot miss the view in this gorgeous coastal home, and the open-concept layout makes the most of the copious light pouring in. A linen sectional and pair of striped armchairs pair well with a slab-top coffee table and floating shelves and mantle for the living area.

Black-and-White Rec Room a Coastal Classic

A coastal rec room with tiki-bar sensibilities showcases a slate black waterfall bar with bamboo barstools and a black table with rattan tub chairs. The room features flagstone-tiled floors and white walls, with a patterned accent wall behind the bar.

Coastal Rec Room With Contemporary Bar

The cement-tiled accent wall behind a black waterfall bar is home to a flatscreen TV in this coastal party room. Pale wood floating shelves complement the cabinets and rattan barstools. White walls and ceiling and the neutral floor tile ensures a bright and attractive space while allowing for the dark accents.

Intimate Courtyard With Coastal Charm

A sweet little atrium features landscaped corners. Two rattan hanging chairs suspended from a crossbeam are equipped with comfy neutral cushions and pillows.

Black-and-White Office With Streamlined Character

The black-and-white home office takes a minimalist approach with wall-spanning, built-in cabinetry and a console bank opposite. A central barnwood table joins forces with the white shiplap ceiling for a slightly rustic feel.

Naturals and Neutrals for the Primary Bedroom

The peaceful primary bedroom is furnished in natural materials and neutral tones with linens and cottons promising cool and quiet comfort. A herringbone pattern features on the attractive barn door leading to the en suite bathroom.

Natural Fabrics for a Rattan Bed

Handsomely patterned accent pillows in neutral, natural fabrics adorn the rattan bed in the light-filled primary bedroom. A contemporary white table lamp sits atop a gray nightstand.

Sunny Bedroom Maximizes Light With White

The primary bathroom enjoys copious light from the sliding glass door and two small windows flanking the bed. The vaulted ceiling is paneled in white shiplap to match the walls, and the friendly room is furnished in neutral colors and natural materials, including a smattering of greenery by way of potted plants.

Pattern and Texture in Primary Bedroom

The primary bedroom invites repose naturally, with beautifully patterned and woven linens and cottons joining a jute rug, rattan bedframe and driftwood nightstands. Potted plants and trees populate the space to contribute even more organic charm to this inviting sanctuary.

Contemporary Primary Bathroom in White and Gray

A custom white vanity with poured concrete countertop and dressing table niche is used in the serene primary bathroom. Two contemporary chrome sconces complement the chrome faucet, and exposed hand-hewn ceiling beams pair nicely with the natural stool and hardwood flooring.

Freestanding Tub Alcove Bathed in Light

A freestanding tub enjoys its own alcove in the primary bathroom, as well as the generous light from the large window above. White shiplap walls make the most of the light, with exposed hand-hewn ceiling beams and a delicate wicker-basket pendant lending warmth to the room.

Warm Wood Accents in White Guest Bedroom

A guest bedroom is furnished with a light wood bed and wicker-basket chandelier with white shiplap walls and white bed linens. White contemporary table lamps on black nightstands flank the bed and two enormous birds of paradise fill the room's corners, providing both color and character. This bedroom enjoys an en suite bathroom, also paneled in white shiplap to match.

White Guest Bedroom With Natural Touches

Gray textured wallcovering offers gentle contrast to the white shiplap ceiling and white walls of this guest bedroom. A light wood bed is dressed in natural fabrics in whites and neutrals. Two birds of paradise fill the room's corners, reinforcing the natural vibe of the room.

Classic Character for All-White Bathroom

A white Shaker-style vanity with a white top joins shiplap walls and white subway tile in the shower to bathe this bathroom in brightness. The chrome faucet and chrome vanity light almost disappear. The thin black mirror frame and black cabinet hardware offer subtle contrast.

Black Canopy Bed and Clever Coastal Accents in Bedroom

A black canopy bed is a beautiful choice for this sundrenched bedroom with white shiplap walls and ceiling. A neutral woven rug and the clever bedside rope pendants are beautiful accents, complementing the natural fabrics chosen for the bed linens and bench.

Rope Pendants for Bedside Lights in Inviting White Bedroom

White shiplap walls and ceiling lend scale to this bedroom, with a classic black canopy bed balancing the mood. A pair of adorable rope pendants serve as wall sconces and complement the neutral pillows resting atop bright white bed linens.

Subtle Gray Accents in White Bathroom

Gray mosaic tile joins a gray floating vanity in this otherwise white en suite bathroom. The walls are paneled in white shiplap and a wicker pendent accords with the delightful coastal vibe of the rest of the home.

Linen and Batik Accent Pillows for White-and-Gray Bedroom

A pale driftwood headboard and light wood nightstand furnish a light-filled bedroom. Pale linen and batik accent pillows adorn a white duvet cover. A white ceramic lamp with subtle black stripes sits atop the nightstand.

Window Seat Reading Nook for Breezy Bedroom

A gray linen cushion and woven accent pillows furnish a window seat in this cozy bedroom. A pair of satin-brass wall sconces with wicker shades advertise a favorite reading spot, and gray window shades maintain the breezy, coastal feel.

Warm Wicker Accents in Coastal Contemporary Bedroom

White shiplap ceiling and white walls bathe this bedroom in a lovely, calm light. A contemporary drawered console in light wood is joined by wicker wall sconces in the window seat.

White Adds Scale in Small Guest Bathroom

This sweet guest bathroom feels more spacious with its white shiplap walls and white furnishings. The chrome vanity sconce and chrome faucet are a contemporary touch and keep the room open and bright. Black cabinet hardware and thin black frames on the artwork and mirror are the ideal punctuation to the bright white space.

Breezy Neutrals Begin Outside for a Cheery Coastal Cottage

Ficus trees grace the entry to this coastal home. A half-glass door with sidelights in white augments the white shiplap ceiling of the front patio, enhancing the beauty of the pale cedar shake shingle on the home's exterior. Multitoned flagstone draws hues from both.

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