“Texture is a great all-white bedroom idea that's anything but boring. Through pillows, blankets, linens, rugs, and wall hangings, you can invite visual appeal. Molly of Almost Makes Perfect showcases lots of cool textures in her bedroom, from the woven blanket to the yarn wall hanging to the handwoven area rug.”
“We realized our old house could be the ultimate playground for our new collections,” Caitlin says. “We never do something officially until we play with the idea in our own home.” Sometimes, quite literally: A game of backgammon with friends inspired them to produce similarly patterned tiles, which they then used, in cream and teal, on the floor of their central courtyard and entry. More recently, they used the same tile pattern as a template for an exclusive Popham+ backgammon set, complete with brass game pieces. “It’s actually a natural move, as the molds of our tiles are made of brass,” Samuel says.
a variety of perspectives is revealed while walking through the house — the rooms have different heights that confirm a spatial hierarchy. extensive walls, coated with polymer mortar, define fluid spaces and openings positioned in all directions integrate the living areas. the large window frames are mostly positioned east-west and the walls north-south
On a cold, rainy morning in San Francisco, why not dig into the fantasy of this gorgeous, minimalist house wrapped around a courtyard pool, with floor to ceiling glass panels to open every part of the house to the outside—which is that much better when your house is nestled into the green suburbs of São Paulo, Brazil, Cidade Jardim (Garden City).
“It was pure joy to watch the house blossom. Placeholder furniture that had kicked around for decades was finally jettisoned, replaced with alternatives that blended practicality with poetry. As the home’s decor came together, a lightness of being descended upon the whole family.”
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“The entrance to the home is along a cascading water feature that runs the length of the stepped entry court and wraps the living room that sits elevated over the infinity edge accentuating a floating effect. One of the steps cantilevers over the water surface providing a perfect pad for a sculpture. On the first level are the bedrooms, approached through a gallery that circumferences the internal courtyard with views giving a pivotal anchor to the first floor.”