This is a second home property that gets a lot of weekend family use. A 4-boy household of water lovers, surfers and the like. While waiting to do a complete remodel they wanted a cozy, coastal vibe. I painted some of the walls to warm and soften the rooms, added new lighting and some inviting […]
This client was looking to update her kitchen. I pulled out cabinets, added an office area, freshened the color, window treatments, furnishings and lighting. Inspired by French Bistro design I found and hung re-claimed wood shelves and corbels. We continued the French feeling with color and details in the living room and bedrooms, very romantic […]
A sweet home in a quiet neighborhood gets a touch of the modern through facade updates and a little color. The homeowners were looking to, “wow” their home without it being too much of a statement or too bold. They are still the talk of the neighborhood.
I was fortunate enough to Color Consult for the exterior of this turn of the century beauty. I used a traditional 5 color standard with gold accents. This beautiful Victorian was just recently highlighted in the SF Chronicle’s Real Estate section. To see the article visit SF gate’s website at: http://www.sfgate.com/realestate/article/Grandeur-shines-through-22-room-San-Francisco-4206704.php
This Alameda West End Bungalow needed some modern exterior updates as well as a stairwell brought up to code. I co-designed a simple, modern stair rail with Brazilian hardwood hand rails. The old aluminum window was replaced with a beautiful Bonelli window. The door was a project with a carpenter friend. The egg yolk paint […]
I took over for another designer in this San Francisco Mission District flat. The wall colors had already been chosen for most of the rooms and the client didn’t want to change anything. It was a challenge to work within those boundaries as I have strong beliefs about color and how it works within a […]
Here’s a Color Consulting job I completed in Alameda. The client, originally from Germany, was craving a European color palette for their Dutch-Colonial home. I did a little research and came up with a new spin to a classic color palette used on Dutch barns. Now it’s the favorite house on the block.
Residential Color Consulting job in Alameda. Client’s wanted a cheery cottage look to their Craftsman home. All the walls were white originally. Now the Living room is a soft yellow with avocado and rum raisin trim. The Dining room flips the two colors with the avocado on the walls and raisin trim. Now both rooms […]