Modern and unfussy, Mark D. Sikes’s interiors are classic takes on California indoor/outdoor living, with natural fibers and crisp coloration, informed and influenced by the fashion world. Mark began his career in visual merchandising at Banana Republic/GAP. After two successful decades, he launched his interior design business and immediately attracted national publicity in publications from Veranda to Architectural Digest. His lifestyle blog—Chic People, Glamorous Places, Stylish Things—has become an inspiration and resource for design lovers all over the world.

Mark's first book, Beautiful: All-American Decorating and Timeless Style, is a celebration of American style today, showcasing chic and accessible ideas for every home. Each chapter presents light-filled images of the designer’s looks and offers the reader inspiration and advice.

Beautiful: All-American Decorating and Timeless Style by Mark D. Sikes, is now available on Amazon.