Move Over Fig Leaf…My New Obsession

Natural elements add life (literally) to a space and provide a sculptural element otherwise missing from all those right angles in a room. A fun alternative to taxidermy, the antler-like fronds of staghorn ferns add an unusual and surprising element to the interior of a home. Take a look…

Diane Keaton’s Incredible Bold Brick LA Home

Diane Keaton is one of my all-time favorite designers. Again, she custom-designed this industrial-style, open-concept home herself. It was influenced by New York’s San Remo building, a 1930s Beaux-Arts landmark, where she lived in the 1970’s. Built in L.A.&#8217…

Aussie Textile Designer Has Quite the Life

Walking distance to the beach, on a lovely eucalyptus lined street is the beautiful home of Hayley Pannekoecke, co-founder of Aussie-based bedding and homewares brand Kip&Co, which launched in the US earlier this year. Hayley lives with firefighter husband, and their three kids on the coast…

Absolute Paradise in the Bali Jungle

I truly needed this right now! When I imagine a trip to Bali, I think of chilling on white sand beaches with a cocktail in hand. When I came across this home a bit away from the water, I realized this might be where the magic can really happen. The…

LA Designers Transform a 1963 A-Frame in Big Bear

This super cute couple designs and operates as The ODells, a California bohemian line of clothing for the whole family and a namesake lifestyle boutique in Silver Lake. This creative couple had always dreamed of owning a weekend retreat. When they came upon a 1963 A-Frame at the edge…

The Magic of Paint & Lighting in Culver City Before and After

The amazing design team at Veneer Designs collaborated with the owners of this suburban home to achieve a rock n’ roll bohemian look with minimal remodeling or disruption to the family. The magic of paint and furnishing is evident in this project. Take a look at the before shots…

Amy Bartlam Photographs a Super Cool Hollywood Hills Home

During my search for a residential photographer (you’ve seen my pics and they aren’t that good), I found Amy Bartlam. These pictures are just one of her many projects that exhibit her beautiful work. The house alone is super cool as designer Natalie Myers was in…

Chic Industrial 1920’s Tribeca Loft

I had to post this awesome home with its 17-foot ceilings and 11-foot windows. While the loft dates back to 1920, it’s part of a new renovation development of maisonettes that were completed in 2016. Located in an old printing factory, the home even has a…

Luxe Cabin in Napa Valley

This farmhouse style cabin, situated in the woods, was designed by Wade Design Architects and the interior were beautifully orchestrated by Jennifer Robin Interiors, located in St. Helena, a city in Napa County, California. The home was originally designed as a guest cabin on a wine country property that has…

Mid Century Hudson Valley Home

Perched high on the east bank of the Hudson River this 1962 mid-century home was fully remodeled by GRT Architects. Two of my favorite things that I LOVE about this house are the two 102 foot long beams that travel the length of the entire house and the high…

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