Friday, May 24, 2019

Jessica Alba's gorgeous California home!

This gorgeous Los Angeles home belongs to celebrity Jessica Alba that she shares with her husband, Cash Warren and their three children. Besides a fan of Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi's house in Beverly Hills, Alba is also a fan of French countryside and apartments in Paris (according to her Pinterest boards). After closing the property, she asked DeGeneres for an introduction to her designers, the mother-son team of Kathleen and Tommy Clements. With the help of Clements Design, her home is transformed into a chic and sophisticated abode. Let's check it out!

Photo credit: Stephen Kent Johnson

Bridging practical elements such as slipcovers in the living room and dining room and luxurious materials such as the marble fireplace and marble tiles in the bathroom, this home exudes elegance, a lived-in feel and understated luxury. The beautiful marble fireplace, stunning kitchen, inviting breakfast area and the unique bathroom are especially my favorites! Such a chic, family-friendly and thoughtfully designed home, what's not to love? Any thoughts? Don't forget to click on this video to check out the rest of her house!

Monday, May 20, 2019

Inside a gorgeous globally-inspired Miami apartment!

When Brazilian designer Sig Bergamin is hired to transformed a luxurious, 7,500-square-foot Miami apartment for a longtime client, he looked to the sea for inspirations. With a keen eye for unexpected pieces and lively patterns, he transformed this vacation home into a globally inspired abode! Let's check out this stunning transformation, shall we?

Photo credit: Björn Wallander

Coastal accents, coral stone walls, vintage textiles, bone inlay pieces, bespoke tiles, latticework and contemporary artwork are some of the elements used to transform this home. Rich, beautifully layered and sophisticated, this apartment exudes style, elegance and timelessness. I am a huge fan of this global inspired abode, how about you, my lovelies? Any thoughts?

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Inside a light-filled Ontario home with a boho eclectic style!

This beautiful light-filled vacation home in Ontario Prince Edward County belongs to real estate agents couple Rebecca and Steven Keyzers. To style their home, the design enthusiast homeowners mixed midcentury-style items with rustic, Scandi and contemporary pieces. The results? An abode boasting with style and personality! Let's check it out!

Photo credit: Kristan Keltanen

Such a lovely home! Thanks to a mix of patterns, contemporary lighting, a gallery wall and lots of interesting textures, this home exudes style and modern comfort. The combination of cold metallic elements and warm natural accents create a wonderful contrast and an interesting dynamic. Layered, stylish with a boho eclectic twist, what's not to love about this personality-packed dwelling? Your thoughts?

Sunday, May 12, 2019

Happy Mother's Day!

Photo credit: The Happy Housie

Today is the day to celebrate all wonderful, loving and hardworking moms! Hope your special day is filled with smiles, laughter and lots of love!

Friday, May 10, 2019

Inside designer Meg Braff's vibrant and layered Long Island home!

This gorgeous 60s-era home in Locust Valley, Long Island belongs to designer Meg Braff that she shares with her husband and four sons. With the help from architect Laura Casale, this ranch is transformed into a spacious two-story family home. See how designer Meg Braff injects style, color and vibrancy into her new home, shall we? 

Photo credit: Annie Schlechter

What do you think of this stunning home? Although her decorating style is not everyone's cup of tea, I find her fearless use of bold colors, patterns and textiles truly inspirational. A lot can go wrong with that much colors and patterns but I think she pulled it off with ease, thanks to her keen sense of style. Her abode simply exudes a feminine, layered, global chic vibe that I find to be quite charming and delightful. What are your thoughts? Are you drawn to this vibrant home as much as I do?

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

An unconventional modern rustic mountain house in North Carolina!

This four-bedroom mountain house with a lakefront view in Cashiers, North Carolina belongs to an Atlanta family. To transform their home into a weekend retreat, the homeowners hired interior designed Courtney Giles to give it a more youthful feel. The results? An unconventional mountain home with a modern twist! Let's check it out, shall we?

Photo credit: Jean Allsopp

What a gorgeous home! Thanks to a great blend of rustic and modern elements, this mountain home feels effortlessly fresh, warm and charming. The wide wood flooring, reclaimed wood ceilings, stone fireplaces and shiplap walls not only create warmth, they also provide visual interest. The bright and airy two-story living room, the cozy dining nook, the beautiful boys' room and the inviting back porch are especially my favorites. Do you have a favorite room or element from this tour as well? I would love to know! Don't forget to check out the stunning views here!