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Category: Architecture

Sunday Funday in Byron Bay, Australia

Sunday Funday in Byron Bay, AU I am back! Our 13-year-old daughter, Issy, celebrated her Bday this weekend so it’s been non-stop in our neck of the woods. I’ve been so looking forward to finally sharing this special pictorial. An impeccable private oasis…

white kitchen/dark beams

Beautiful Examples of Dark Exposed Beams I’m starting a new project next week and the owners and I have decided to sandblast the exposed beams and bring them back to their natural splendor. I was looking at examples today and decided to post these beautiful kitchens because they…

Mike Ternosky’s Echo Park Home

Urban Living in Echo Park This family bungalow was built in 1907 by the first literary editor at the Los Angeles Times. Today, Mike Ternosky (the head designer at Obey) his wife & their two kiddos call it home. They did an insane job redoing this special home which was…

SPANISH BEAUTY

70’s-Esque Holiday Home on Ibiza Interior architect Caroline Legrand lives in an apartment in London and has projects worldwide. After her divorce in 2013, she bought this lovely home on the Spanish Island of Ibiza. For many years she had rented a holiday home there but was…

Picture Gallery Ideas

Framed~ There are so many different ways to display your pictures it really comes down to personal preference. I’ve been doing black frames with black and white photography for years and I’m getting ready to Change it Up a bit. Below are some of my personal…

A Fashion Designer’s Home in Tunisia

Tunisian Summer Home This is the Tunisian summer home of French fashion designer Manon Martin. Tunisia is the northernmost country in Africa on the Mediterranean sea. This is where the fashion designer escapes to when she needs inspiration, which she finds in the light, warmth, the smell of the spices…

Renovation in the Laguna Beach Hills

1950’s Beach House Remodel Not long ago, this was a 1950’s worn down beach cottage in the hills of Laguna Beach. The dingy, dated and dark house was not an ideal fit for the young family who purchased it. They hired Anders Lasater Architects who worked…

Leanne Ford & White Interiors

Lots of White Yesterday I did a Dark Interior by Leanne Ford and today I’m doing a quintessential Ford project….white on white. Oh, I really like this one. The cement waterfall counter tops with brass handles, the shiplap, the upstairs thin rope banister, the ultra white…

Dark and Bold in Ohio

Leanne Ford’s Dark interior in Ohio If you haven’t heard of Leanne Ford, she is an incredible interior designer based in Los Angeles, CA and Pittsburgh, PA. She works on projects ranging from commercial and residential interior design to having her own television show where she…

This is My Dream Home

Stunning Renovation in Sydney’s Vaucluse By Hess Hoen~ If I lived in Sydney, this is the area I’d want to be. This is the house I’d want to live in! Every time we are in Sydney, we have to take the mandatory drive through…