How philanthropy by people and companies in the design community supports the causes we care about while also supporting the design community.
On my personal journey to joy, […]
You and your home are in a relationship.
From the moment you buy it, you are the steward. This is especially true of the many grand historic homes in Piedmont, California.
To do the job well, it is important to be mindful of the house itself; the way it […]
About an hour east of San Francisco, nestled among the coastal hills, a 1960’s-era California Ranch style home on expansive grounds had remained largely unchanged from its original form; a testament to the appreciation for the modernist movement. However, the original layout of the house lacked the architectural elements essential to blending the outdoors with […]
Frequently I like to pause from the day-to-day “busy-ness” of life to reflect on the countless ways mine feels blessed. Often, I get caught up in the doing before realizing that life’s true fulfillment comes from the giving, as well as feeling grateful for what is right now – instead of living in the future […]
Help us Reach our Fund Raising Goal
Are you one of the generous hearts who has supported our efforts to create welcoming, cozy and functional spaces in the new wing of the Stanford Ronald McDonald House? If so, THANK YOU! […]
Designed to maximize outdoor enjoyment, the backyard enclave was inspired by the client’s love of industrial-modern vintage. Turn of the century—20th century—swimsuits, were a serendipitous discovery. Kept secret, the framed suits were meant as a surprise from husband to his swimmer wife on completion of the pool house, which perfectly captured their vision.
Redolent of Cape […]
Our clients weren’t “wowed” when they viewed their time-stamped 1940’s Piedmont home for the first time. Set beside a running creek surrounded by majestic redwoods, what the home lacked in stylishness was made up for in an idyllic, natural setting showcased via expansive picture windows. Imagining the […]
Today’s Wall Treatments Go Beyond Paint and Paper
From sublime to stunning, today’s wall treatments go beyond paint, and old school wallpaper, to bring statement-making style to any interior. Ranging from grass cloth, silk, bamboo and even burlap, these naturally sourced and sustainable products provide an elegant, earthy and organic element to any home.
Whether your tastes […]