A wooden starburst bookshelf features an artful display of books and accessories. Bird wallpaper brings a whimsical to the home office, which pairs a comfortable chartreuse chair with a sleek white and wood desk.
A long wooden dining table is surrounded by chic, white chairs, while a modern chandelier adds a glam note to the space. The open floor plan combines the dining space, living room and terrace for an inviting, perfect-for-entertaining space.
The sleek built-in desk is paired with Ghost armchairs for a modern home office in this Santa Ana, Costa Rica home. Floor-to-ceiling glass walls provide beautiful views of the outdoors and allow the natural surroundings to be a part of the space.
This carefree arrangement uses big blooms and small filler flowers in different colors with plenty of greens to ground it and give it texture. Get tips from flower arranging instructor Ash Bailey of The Byrd Collective to create a similar style at home.
This bedroom has a lofted ceiling with natural wood beams, a canopy bed with flowing mosquito net, stucco walls and traditional accessories. Neutral colors throughout the room add warmth to the raw materials used in the space.
Shades of blue and green bring cool, earth tones to this neutral living space. A potted tree adds a life to the contemporary sitting area, which pairs sleek white furniture with a tufted black ottoman and streamlined floor lamps.
For the Daniels Lane Residence, the client expressed a desire for a natural landscape. The vision was to create a place where the home was organically integrated into the landscape. LaGuardia Design Group started by using native plants that followed the color and texture of the home as well as the movement of the ocean, drawing it all together. Cape American Beach Grass and Red Fescue were used, which both move fluidly in the wind bringing water like elements to the dry land.
Working from the architectural plans for a yet to be constructed new home, the designer allocated space for the bedroom, large walk-in closet, and also created the footprint for the en suite bathroom. Stacked wall storage units for paper products are arranged to mimic architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s stacked repetition detail. Flush shower ceiling tile and the wood ceiling alignment created an uninterrupted clean look.
Frameless wooden book shelves, a sleek wooden dining table and leather-clad chairs are both modern and organic in style, blending the two design approaches used in this dining room and the rest of the California home.
Natural and organic textures and materials dominate this contemporary kitchen. Light wood cabinetry is geometrically divided by swirling white marble and offset by the dark wood and stainless steel appliances. Upholstered barstools, fabric place settings and twig accents bring elements of the outdoors into the space, while a striking pendant light illuminates a handy island.
Modern construction can often feel austere and uninviting — the homeowners wanted to shift that dynamic, but ensure the space still felt minimalist. Earthy hues, organic elements and selected antiques are incorporated for maximum impact, resulting in a space that feels warm and inviting, but also clean and edited.