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Category: Architecture

Just Above the Waves in Malibu, D.L. Rhein Does Her Thing

Malibu Interior Design~ Perched directly above the crashing waves of the Malibu coastline, this 1930’s cottage was a summer retreat Deborah Rhein‘s clients rented for years.  When the opportunity arose to purchase it, they immediately decided it had to be theirs. Designer Deborah Rhein has been a…

Amber Interiors Before and Afters of her Ojai Project

Follow my blog with Bloglovin BEFORE + AFTERS This is Amber Interiors latest project in Ojai. She has been posting teasers on Instagram for months and finally she made her debut! It’s GORGEOUS! You know how much I love her work and this is just more proof of her…

Tropical Bliss at this Rental Home on St. Barts

Follow my blog with Bloglovin St. Barts Bliss On the eve of our daughter going to the Caribbean on holiday, I thought I’d feature one of my favorite islands. St. Barts is a tropical paradise delivering spectacular scenery, an ideal climate, and Caribbean charm at every turn. A…

Modern Moroccan 18th Century Home

Moroccan Magic in this Modernized 18th Century Home The bohemian and seductive spirit of Morocco….this home encompasses both. When interior designer, Lisa Burke, bought the Five Columns house in the Chbanat area in the heart of the Essaouira medina, she did not imagine that she could beautifully modernize…

White & Bright Victorian home in London

Follow my blog with Bloglovin LONDON’S CALLING This double fronted Victorian style house is located in Camberwell, a district of south London, England. I love the interlacing of colorful artwork and splashes of green mixed together to create a fresh spring like vibe. This home is 4,600…

How to Grow a Pineapple

We LOVE pineapple in our house! This planting guide has just four simple steps to grow your own! Pineapple plants are bromeliads with the added benefit of producing fruit, though it can take 1 year for your plant to do so. In the meantime you get a really nice houseplant…

Paradise in Bali

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   Beautiful Bali Set among picturesque green rice fields in Bali is a stunning holiday home shared between good friends, Danish designer Birgitte Raben and Australian interior designer Lisa Taffin. Friends for more than a decade with a common aesthetic and love of design, they…

A Chic Beach House on Fire Island

Follow my blog with Bloglovin A Stylish Fixer-Upper on Fire Island Far House, an A-frame on the western end of Fire Island was bought from the family that built it in 1945 from a Gimbel’s prefab kit. Working with an island contractor and keeping a careful tally…

Another Stunning Beach House in Sydney~

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   Smashing Sydney Beach House on the Water This Sydney beach house is decorated with a beautiful minimalist style that proves that many times “less is more”. The navy blue exterior of this house is so beautiful and it makes the bright white…

Korakia Pensione~Moroccan Style Retreat in Palm Springs

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Sweet Moroccan Style Retreat in Palm Springs  Korakia Pensione is a Mediterranean Moroccan Resort in the Southern California desert. The resort, has two lovingly restored historic villas that rests on 1.5 lush acres, consisting of bungalows, guesthouses, gardens and pools. In 1924 it was…