Their modern designs for an Eichler competitor unlock the mystery at Sunnyvale's Gavello Glen

How Sunset magazine won over everyday Californians at the mid-century

Can MCM homes rebuilt today retain their original flair?

One dozen choice cabinet lines are a match for mid-century modern kitchens today

On the Homefront

Frank and Bing Digs for Sale
Sinatra and Crosby party pads go head to head with big price tags on SoCal market
Garage Doors with Integrity
Keep your original garage doors—repair and automation are easier than you think

Home Improvement

Gear up
Bringing together your home office with ten choice, new products
Cooking on the Wild Side
Sizzling summery secrets to turn an outdoor kitchen into a special space for all

Neighborhoods

The Magnificent Moderniques of Mar Vista - Los Angeles
Historic, well-preserved, and family friendly, modern master Gregory Ain's 52-home Mar Vista Tract is a place like no other
Carter Sparks Magic
Drama, humor, and exoticism meld with redwood warmth for architect's quirky brand of modernism

Lifestyle

Mid-Century Jazz: Listen to the Cool
Uprising at the dawn of mid-century modern—California's 'cool school' of West Coast jazz
Thrills to No End
With its mix of fresh, over-the-top rides and perennial crowd-pleasers, homey Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk continues to amaze