Immerse yourself in the modern incarnation of this Altair residence, a marvel in the upscale Orange County community. Inspired by the natural sanctuaries and shapes that are native to Southern California, Helena Brana called forth an organic color palette of light woods, moonstone grays, and amethyst purples to transform the 4,000-square-foot...

In 2021, a successful young entrepreneCorona del Mar’s only luxury bachelor pad, designed by Brana Designs. A vision, brought to life. It began in 2021 when a successful young entrepreneur bought his first home amid a sea of coastal suburban family homes. Inspired to transform the existing farmhouse into a modern bachelor...

A private sanctuary defined by a design style that is both dreamy glam and minimalist zen in Los Angeles. Elegant, curving lines soften the space, while mesmerizing mirrored surfaces reflect warm auras of light emanating from one-of-a-kind lamps and light fixtures. The color palette was derived from the purest kind...

Located in Corona del Mar, this stunning seaside home boasts unparalleled views of the ocean. Every sunrise and sunset fills the space with vibrant colors, creating a breathtaking atmosphere. Perched atop a hill, this home exudes peace and serenity, making it a true haven for relaxation. Helena Brana's contemporary design perfectly...

Underpinned by a sense of openness and lightness, the new-build project is a paradigm of understatement with a soothing color palette of taupe, chocolate and cloud gray tones complementing natural materials and exquisitely crafted details. Helena Brana had a genuine desire to create a place that cultivates wellbeing and connection...

Experience a home in which whimsy reaches new heights. Helena Brana discovered this one-of-a-kind space, and fell in love with its elegant yet bold aesthetic. It became the canvas for her creative exploration, with high, vaulted ceilings that reach toward the heavens and an abundance of marble bathed in natural...

Glowing with every sunrise and luminous with each sunset, this residential masterpiece transports the beauty of canyon living to Corona del Mar. Natural light floods the space, streaming in through floor-to-ceiling glass walls and windows. A stunning rooftop is the abode's crown jewel, overlooking the Pacific Ocean and Verdant Nature...

A minimal yet warm aesthetic is the allure of these newly-constructed townhome residences, located on Narcissus Avenue in the illustrious Corona Del Mar. Each room seems to flow into the next, making the most of every square foot. Helena Brana's signature organic, contemporary design style blended with the townhomes’ mid-century architecture...

A new wave of contemporary design in the coastal town of Del Mar, featuring spectacular ocean views and architecture by Batter Kay. For this project, Helena Brana gathered her inspiration from the nearby Pacific Ocean. The color palette, a gradient of blues and purples, reflect the shifting shades of the...

A space that is, in a word, "transcendent". A home in the heart of Los Angeles, mirroring the city's beauty. Brana's design concept and color palette were inspired by the blending of the skyline and the sky - the concrete and the celestial - with sunset pinks, skyscraper blues, ocean teals,...