Designer Lisa Bakamis created the dream retreat of every teenage girl in the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2014 soaking lounge. A clawfoot tub is the perfect spot for a post-soccer practice bubble bath. The fun, feminine setting is her own boutique salon, where she can experiment with makeup, hairstyles and fashion.
Designer Lisa Bakemis chose contemporary inset bookshelves to counterbalance the roundness of the cove ceilings and turret windows of this Victorian home. An updated midcentury modern table and chairs and eclectic accents also create an updated sophistication to the space.
Designer Lisa Bakemis uses a leather wingback chair in this Victorian home's bedroom redesign to add a level of sophistication, while her choice of this mid-century modern bed frame injects a young and fresh vibe. Muted tones and soft lighting create a calm and inviting environment for sleeping and relaxing.
The elegant curves of cove ceilings and turret windows, along with exquisite pillars and moldings, retain the authentic Victorian sophistication of this living space, while an Art Nouveau chandelier, wingback chairs, yin yang table and assorted eclectic accessories add a more modern bohemian look. Design by Lisa Bakemis.
A round ruffle-framed mirror anchors the wall above a rustic wine and liquor storage cabinet with shelving for glassware and bar accessories. Industrial and vintage accents play together in this functional and efficient space highlighted by yellow trellis wallpaper.
Mid-Century modern egg chairs flanked by tall patterned drapes utilize the natural light to create an inviting space in the curved turret window of this Victorian-style home. The Hollywood-style floor lamp, rustic coffee table and assorted eclectic accents provide a fun yet sophisticated environment.
Braving an unconventional wall pattern — like this wallpaper with signature black and white faces by Piero Fornasetti — is a great way to create a strong impact in a small space. The overall black and white motif in this eclectic powder room is offset by the bold red vanity.
Light blue painted floor to ceiling beadboard mirroring the planked ceiling adds cottage style warmth to this transitional bedroom. A quilted bedspread and throw blanket carries the airy blue motif throughout the space. Small surprises like bright pillows, a plush shag area rug and traditional upholstered settee creates an inviting sitting area beneath geometric windows.
Light blue painted floor to ceiling beadboard adds cottage style warmth to this transitional bedroom. An airy blue motif carries from the natural light illuminated walls to the quilted bedspread where pillows splashed with color interrupt but do not disturb the calm flow of the space. A white tufted headboard, modern floor lamp and plush area rug add extra bits of texture and surprise.
A vintage wooden ironing board, lady pin cushion and gold-handled scissors add to the quirky vibe of the laundry room while use of circular saw mill grooved wood countertop conceals the washer and dryer beneath. Metal mesh cabinets add to the functionality of the small space by providing easy to search shelving and allowing for greater pops of color. The trellis wallpaper adds pattern and matches the yellow interior of the cabinets.
This kids' bedroom boasts an updated nautical theme without being stereotypical. Bold striped bed linens cover the transitional bunk bed, a chevron area rug covers the floor and colorful graphic fabric covers the sofa.
The addition of a weathered wood desk adds to the functionality of this small laundry room space. The floral print of the roman shade and the modern trellis-designed wallpaper contrasts well with the desk to allow the sepia tones of artwork to make a prominent appearance.
Mesh cabinet doors allow yellow shelves to show through and brighten this cottage-inspired laundry room. A fabric skirt conceals the washer and dryer, while concrete-cast plank flooring mirrors the reclaimed wood used on the ceiling.
Green upholstered club chairs and a Chesterfield sofa bring a vintage library feel to this eclectic living room. Large bay windows create extra sitting space and allow sunlight to flow into the room while giving a full view of the outside.
Lounge on the posh outdoor sofa or dine at dusk and under and the stars on this California patio. Bringing living space amenities outside is perfect for entertaining, intimate gatherings or the ever-necessary solitary moments.
Round metal pulls on a wood and laminate bedside table and a glass jar lamp add to rustic details to this Victorian home's bedroom. A mid-century modern bed frame and leather chair combine with other unusual accents in the room to create a calm and sophisticated space.
Midcentury influenced lucite benches bring a whimsical texture to the foyer, while black and white wallpaper and a white console table add a geometric and symmetrical statement, creating a sleek and elegant entrance for visitors. An oriental rug brings balance to the room and the splash of red helps keep the flow grounded.