Houzz at a Glance
Who lives here: Deborah Call and her cat, Cleopatra
Location: Dana Point, California
Size: 1,456 square feet; 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
That’s interesting: A storm in December 2010 flooded the home so badly, it needed a complete overhaul to make it habitable.
Call loves hand-me-downs and Craigslist finds, and has been lucky enough to receive beautiful hand-crafted gifts from talented friends. Some of her favorite designers are from the world of fashion, and she sees a lot of crossover between interiors and fashion. Also, natural materials such as rocks and wood bring a feeling of groundedness for Call. “I like to create a mood more than I like to create a look,” she says.
Next to the ikat are two stylized wooden sculptures from Bali representing women walking in succession while praying.
Beautifully hand-crafted from antique canoe prows, a cabinet from Bali hides electronics.