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Monthly Archives: May 2017

Black/White & Bronze

The bronze fixtures and the high gloss ceilings are fabulous in this home! Take a look at how the designer on this project created a dining space in the kitchen. Not your typical configuration but I love the look. Also, the woodwork is amazing throughout! Thank you Via & Myleitmotiv…

Marcia Maizel-Clarke’s Malibu Jewel

Jewelry designer Marcia Maizel-Clarke, the founder of Dogeared Jewelry, enlisted the help of her designer friend Maggie Pierson to help make her Malibu home more amenable to entertaining. Together they created a  “comfortable sophistication” and focused on the flow of the space, making each common area feel welcoming for…

6 Open Shelving Trends for the Kitchen

I am a huge fan of open shelving in the kitchen. They can be a very functional way to have the items you use frequently right at your fingertips and they can also be a great design feature when styled with beautiful dishes and serving pieces. Take a look at…

Laid Back Byron Bay Beach House

MAGNOLIA HOUSE If I didn’t live in Laguna Beach, I’d live in Byron Bay, Australia. Such a beautiful place! I am completely in love with the beachy vibe and laid-back interiors of this home. The owner’s unique and fresh styling makes this a…

Malene Birger’s Renovated Farmhouse in Mallorca

Located in the valley of S’Arracó in Andratx in southwest Mallorca, fashion designer Malene Birger renovated this farmhouse with her own authentic & individual style. I love how the kitchen, living and dining room are all on the ground floor and have doors that open to the lavender, saltwater…

On a Spanish Island Sits This Quaint Summer Home

This holiday home is located on the idyllic Balearic island of Formentera, Spain. The owners renovated this old farmhouse with respect to the island’s traditional architecture. The feeling of tranquility was achieved by using just a few furniture pieces, most of them found during their travels around the world…

Two Tone Walls Adding Height & Space

Painting your wall with more than one color can create an unexpected design element. Color blocking your walls is simple and chic. You can choose various methods and create many fabulous effects to personalize two tone walls. From a contrasting color combination to an Ombre in faded hues, you can…

Marin County Mid Century Bungalow

This 1958 Quintessential California bungalow had been deserted and left for ruin until BK Interior Design was hired to resurrect this fabulous find. They did a fantastic job keeping the integrity of the original space and elements. The landscaping is equally as gorgeous as the home! Pic credits BK Interior…

Stunning New York Renovation by Tamara Magel

There are SO many things I LOVE about this house! Tamara Magel is responsible for the interior design and her Lifestyle furniture, fabrics and accessories are what make this space amazing. The bleached wood walls, the choice of lighting, the built-ins, all the layering of textures makes this one…

Colorful Australian Digs

This Australian home located in Palm Beach (Sydney) has a beautiful bohemian vibe. Owners John and Merryl Greaves have an African background (Kenyan and South African), which is reflected in the decor. The decoration is a mix of bright colors, reclaimed wood, repurposed objects and accessories sourced on travels. I…