Julio’s fifth-floor studio is an explosion of color. A man of seemingly endless talents, in addition to being a professional dancer, Julio creates large masks for productions of both his own Batotu Yetu company and Broadway shows. Julio's studio space is filled with color and inspiration. Bright, energizing shades are perfect for getting the mind ready to work. Along with masks in various stages of completion the walls are adorned with images of his beloved dancers, past and present.
As seen on HGTV's Love It or List It Too, the primary challenge for Kevin & Celine's family home was maintaining a balance between the heritage of the house and incorporating a modern design. Designer Jillian Harris bridged the border between modern and historical by choosing a modern version of tile for the backsplash, which is traditionally black and white. The Caesar Stone counter tops are a quartz composite. The cabinets were built to store Celine's many cooking pots.
As seen on HGTV's Love It or List It Too, the primary challenge for Kevin & Celine's family home was maintaining a balance between the heritage of the house and incorporating a modern design. Designer Jillian Harris bridged the border between modern and historical by choosing a modern version of tile for the backsplash. The originally planned grey slate tiles were set aside with the discovery of the original fir floor boards. A large peninsula created as a gathering place for the family. A deep pantry to the right of the fridge was designed by having to close off a small corridor that was no longer to code.
As seen on Love It Or List It, the floors throughout the main floor are now a beautiful 6.5" wide maple wood boards called 'Wave Rock.' Opening up this main floor was done by removing the wall that housed the fireplace. The wall that divided the dining room from the kitchen is now a big open peninsula for the family to gather around. The paint color in the dining and kitchen area is Behr 'Creme de la Creme.' The trim is painted 'Popped Corn.' The color in the living room and hall is 'Salt Glaze.' Jillian pulled her design together with the glass chandelier that helps to add a traditional touch to the space.
This updated farmhouse sits on the shores of Lake Geneva and is inspired by Wisconsin's agricultural heritage. Guests are welcomed through subtle landscaping into the sun-drenched entry filled with windows.
A trio of ottomans and block artwork add subtle blue color to this neutral living room. The homeowners' Indian heritage is brought into the space with an elaborate privacy screen and other accessories.
The three-story Britt Scripps Inn is one of the finest examples of Victorian architecture in San Diego, California. It has been completely restored to authentically reflect the craftsmanship and rich heritage of the late 1800s.
Located in Walland, Tennessee, Blackberry Farm is one of America's most celebrated intimate luxury hotels. Their renowned cuisine straddles the line between refined and rugged, borrowing from both haute cuisine and the foods indigenous to Blackberry’s Smoky Mountain heritage.
Symmetrical homes evoke a sense of formality, elegance and heritage. Honor tradition with a lighter-colored palette rimmed by darker accents. This home softens into its surroundings, while a bright blue door spotlights the front door's architecture.
Expand your definition of what constitutes "art." A vintage scarf beautifully framed, makes a great focal point and is a wonderful way to incorporate a meaningful heritage item into an Heirloom design scheme.