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Blue Velvet + Lacquer Bliss

Los Angeles interior designer Caitlin Murray believes that almost every room can benefit from a bit of lacquer, a little black, a little bit of color, mixed metals, textures and mid-century modern pieces. Take a look at her Instagram for a big dose of fun inspiration. Below is one…

Down By The River Sits This Weekender

  In Australia, a weekender is a place to come together with extended family and friends. Having lots of places for people to sleep overnight can help extend the festivities. That was something that this team was trying to accomplish when they took on this project. Here, was a funky…

Budget Breakdown for a Small Kitchen Remodel

This family home in Pittsburgh is more than 90 years old and even though it is full of character, it’s even more in need of a complete redo. The challenges for these homeowners were: the small 9×9 footprint, the outdated electrical, the radiator in the corner, no…

Impressive Ocean & Mountain View Home in Cape Town

In Cape Town, South Africa there is a house called ‘House Sealion’. It was designed by Greg Wright Architects for indoor/outdoor entertainment with large open spaces that lead out to the pool. Very similar to homes where I love in Laguna Beach….the plot of land…

Nikolas Piper’s Home in the Countryside of Spain

In Los Corales de Buelna, a municipality in Cantabria, Spain, sits the holiday retreat for the artist Nikolas Piper who is well known for his furniture / sculpture in iron, wood & scrap. The mansion, which was originally a palace built in 1754, was in a state of ruin when they…

Venice Beach Luxurious Private Compound

This 1951 Venice Beach home feels like a sanctuary even though it’s just steps from Abbot Kinney. The two story, corner lot compound features high ceilings, large entertaining areas as well as a seamless integration of indoor and outdoor living spaces, all set amid a lush tropical garden…

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…

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…

Southampton Style

Follow my blog with Bloglovin This is How They Do it in the Hamptons Designer Kelly Behun helped create this modern weekend retreat, a seaside escape for her family in Southampton, on the South Fork of Long Island, New York. This INCREDIBLE designer did an outstanding job designing a home…

South African Modern Farm House

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Excellence in South Africa When Dané Erwee and Chris Willemse, the owners of this house known as Johannesdal, imagined it, they thought of “something that welcomes: a modern exterior with a farm inside”. This extremely creative couple have made a name for themselves…