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Lisa Boone


Lisa Boone is a design writer for the Los Angeles Times. Since 2003, she has covered home design, gardening, parenting, even youth sports, for the Home section and L.A. at Home. She is a native of Los Angeles.

Recent Articles

  • Treat flooring as design element to help set the tone

    It might not catch your eye as quickly as furniture or artwork, but flooring influences the look and feel of an entire home. "It creates an immediate impact," says designer Mark Brunetz, who runs a Beverly Hills, Calif.-based design company and co-hosts the Style Network's Clean House series. How...

  • Chairs can alter nature of a room

    Eclecticism is favored more by consumers and interior designers, including Amanda Pays. Her own homes have been diverse -- Georgian, English Country and Spanish -- and her furniture line has won over clients as disparate as Barbara Bush and Nicolas Cage. How to channel such varied tastes into the...