California Interior Design: Hybrid Styles + Global Influences

Living room designed in light neutrals, with a large ocean facing window, rattan ottomans, cream colored couch and media console, tan organic shaped chair and a wall mounted television.
California interior design by Sarah Barnard, Photo: Brad Nicol.

The Golden State has generated many interior design aesthetics over the decades, from Hollywood Regency to California Modernism. The latest style to surge in popularity isn’t a singular force, but a convergence of California eclecticism and global influences.

California is the most diverse state in America, home to 11 million immigrants, and 17 million…