Photos: High surf hits the Southland


Boy's budget bedroom makeover focuses on fun
Boy's budget bedroom makeover focuses on fun

It's fitting that interior designer Baiyina Hughley consulted with 6-year-old Stephen Brown before redecorating his bedroom in his South Carthay home in L.A. Sure, it was mom K. Pearson Brown’s idea to update his room. “Stephen shared his room with a queen-sized guest bed, alongside his pirate-ship toddler bed, which he had outgrown," Pearson said. “The rest of the room was furnished with mismatched hand-me-down pieces, and everywhere were piles of clothes and toys, with no place to put them.”    According to Hughley, Stephen had ideas of his own. “We talked and he was curious about design,” Hughley said. “I wanted to give...