One way I like to expand a home is to transform the outdoor areas into comfortable rooms too. Bringing out art, tables, plants and candles can dramatically impact the overall feeling of your home. Pot your outdoor plant with a stoneware crock or unique salvage materials to create interest and warmth.
When I design a room, my goal is to achieve a sense of coastal charm and elegance. Your home should be a true reflection of what you love in life. Instead of installing traditional cabinetry above the refrigerator, I created a nook to display pretty things in my kitchen. It creates an unusual focal point [more…]
Here are the before and after pictures of a home I recently renovated in Clearwater Beach, Florida. Situated near the Gulf of Mexico, it was built in 1925 (bottom image shows the house during this era) and needed quite a bit of restoration when I took possession (top image). A challenge from the start, this [more…]
From single rooms to entire houses, home styling has always come naturally for me. I enjoy transforming dull spaces into warm and inviting rooms with lots of coastal charm. One easy way to capture the feeling of the beach is to install a white shell pendant chandelier in your favorite room – its soft glow [more…]