About the House
This love story first began 20 years ago, when interior designer Patti Skouras introduced a longtime client to a stunning
beachfront home that she had worked on in Malibu. "My client had a major emotional response to the house," says Skouras. "She
never forgot about it."
Having played host to a number of renters over the previous years, the residence was showing serious signs of wear. So after the clients purchased the home Skouras spent a year and a half working with the original architect, Marc Appleton, to get the place back to its former glory—and then some.