9 Essentials for Modern Beach Glam

From punchy patterns in bright colors to sleek surfaces with a little shine, SoCal designer Tia Zoldan shares her nine essentials for this relaxed-but-hip look.

Purple Girl's Bedroom
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Sleek and Casual

A few years ago, Aimee and Phil Monroe decided they wanted to inject their laid-back Del Mar, California house with a shot of chic. To keep the comfort but add a hip factor, they hired L.A. designer Tia Zoldan to infuse modern—but low-maintenance—style. Here, Tia dishes on how she balanced beachy and glamorous.

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Top 21 Beaches, Coast to Coast

Plan your summer getaway now: From white strands to secret coves, we've found the ultimate spots by the shore, plus fabulous lodging so you can stay as long as you like.

The Cove Beach, Cape May, New Jersey