Outdoor bar: Elaine Barden envisioned her backyard retreat as “Palm Springs meets W Hotel style.” Her designers chose a custom fabricated aluminum arbor above an outdoor bar. The team built it on-site and painted it silver to match the wall sconces. Redwood slats cover the top.
Cover story of the January 2015 issue of Inside Out magazine. Styling by Simone Barter. Photography by Anastasia Kariofyllidis. Available from newsagents, Zinio, http://www.zinio.com, Google Play, https://play.google.com/store/magazines/details/Inside_Out?id=CAowu8qZAQ, Apple’s Newsstand, https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/inside-out/id604734331?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D4 and Nook.
Happy official first day of Summer! It has been nothing but swimming, adventuring, napping & evening thunderstorms over here. Isn’t that what Summer is all about?! I wanted to share a little tutorial on how we hung our string lights on the back deck. Tons of you have asked about how to do it, as this is a super common deck set up where there isn’t something on the opposite end of the house to attach your lights to! My husband, a master problem solving extraordinaire, put this set up toget...
In one of their biggest challenges yet in terms of redefining spaces and floorplan, Joanna and Chip take on a quirky house in a rural setting and transform it into a charming and dramatic country home. It's the ideal spot for a couple who have two grown kids and are looking to settle down in their forever home.