Before & After: Big Color and Pattern Give a Drab L.A. Midcentury a Major Glow Up

Before & After: Big Color and Pattern Give a Drab L.A. Midcentury a Major Glow Up

By Melissa Dalton
A multiphased makeover revives a 1963 Los Angeles home with effusive color and playful pattern.

"There was an institutional gray that repeated throughout the house," designer Frances Merrill says while thinking back to her first visit to this L.A. home originally designed and built by architect Robert Lee in 1963.

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