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A Day at the Greystone Mansion

Greystone Mansion Ad Invite Last Friday, December 2nd, Luxe Interiors + Design magazine put on its "Maison de Luxe" event at the Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills. Twenty-four lauded designers decorated the historic mansion's rooms to their hearts' desires.

We decided it would be a great opportunity to head down to L.A. for the day and check it out. While there, we received a wonderful tour of the mansion's expertly-decorated interiors and attended a lecture featuring four of the designers on the panel.

The over 46,000-square-foot mansion (for comparison, our biggest Montecito estate clocks in at 30,000 sq. ft.) was built in 1928 for the Doheny family on over 18 acres. The property is now a landmark, restored by nonprofit Friends of Greystone with tours and events run by the city's Parks & Recreation Department. Obviously, this estate is truly magnificent, especially what with the internationally-renowned designers having gotten their hands on it.

Here are some photos of our wonderful day there.

Rebecca Dina and Sarah at Greystone Mansion

Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills Patio

Beverly Hills Greystone Estate Outside

Rebecca Dina Sarah View of Beverly Hills Greystone Mansion

Montecito also has some amazing historic homes and estates-- take a look at some of our favorites here.