Cheerful patterns and bold accessories let this family's personality shine through their Newport Beach, California home.
Photo: David Tsay
The real beauty of the house, however, lies in the ways it seamlessly integrates its indoor and outdoor spaces. Large French doors open from the living room out to the front of the house, where the Lipkowskis use their courtyard as a true extension of the interiors, complete with a fire pit, a dining table, and plenty of seating options.
The fire pit in the courtyard is stacked with cannon balls, an alternative to traditional wood logs.