With the idea of a Parisian houseguest in mind, Peter Pennoyer of Peter Pennoyer Architects, totally transformed this space. The walls went from yellow to draped in gray and blue Schumacher coverings, while a combination of bejeweled pillows, layered textures and hints of marigold pull the entire look together. The finishing touch: A ceramic turtle whose shell opens to reveal an ink jar (placed on the back desk).
As seen on Beach Flip, Contestants Lucy and Daphney removed all evidence of the old enclosed kitchen and created a large dream kitchen with lots of cabinetry, a huge island and stainless steel appliances on the first floor of the renovated Southwind condo.
As seen on Beach Flip, contestants Melissa and Mahdi completely gutted the existing kitchen and removed a dividing wall to open the space to the living room and dining area at the renovated Coastal Calm condo. They installed new cabinetry, stainless steel appliances and a new tile backsplash.
Brian made it feel part of the living space by extending the wallpaper into the nook, then arranging a low-slung banquette and small ottomans around a generous table. He kept the corner from feeling too cluttered by opting for a transparent table base to keep the footprint light. It’s the perfect spot for extra dinner guests, catching up on emails or game nights with friends from the neighborhood.
As seen on Beach Flip, contestants Martha and Alex removed the faded carpet from the steps and replaced it with beautiful hardwood flooring at the renovated Comfort Breeze condo. The railing and balusters were also replaced with new wood and wrought iron.
Corey Damen Jenkins took the idea of a classic study and completely turned it around. “Historically, home libraries and dens have been referred to as the ‘Gentleman’s Study’…But what if a woman is the primary user of the formal library?” Corey wondered.
As seen on Beach Flip, Contestants Martha and Alex turned the first floor guest bedroom into an office and reading space at the renovated Comfort Breeze condo. The decorated with nautical details and installed wood wainscot around the room. (after 78)
As seen on Beach Flip, contestants Lucy and Daphney removed all evidence of the old enclosed kitchen and created a large dream kitchen with lots of cabinetry, a huge island and stainless steel appliances on the first floor of the renovated Southwind condo.
As seen on Beach Flip, a southern view showing the new landscaping that contestants Martha and Alex added at the renovated Comfort Breeze condo. They also built a new beach shower area and installed a flag pole.