A Chinoisere Sitting Room

This chinoiserie-inspired interior presents a rich, glowing use of deep, vivid colours: vermilion, cobalt-blue, Imperial yellow, and jade green, complemented by dark woods and shell, porcelain and glass. It is a splendid room for gathering, for a small glass of sherry before the fire, for vibrant conversations. It is a design both beautiful and comfortable,Continue reading “A Chinoisere Sitting Room”

A Three-Bedroom House with Garage: Elevation Close-Up

Please refer to previous posts for floor plan and overall layout. This detailled elevation presents the front porch with square columns, balustrade, and newel posts, set before the front door and gathering room. The chimney is visible above the metal standing-seam roof. This design includes a basement, with stairs directly accessible from the central hallway.Continue reading “A Three-Bedroom House with Garage: Elevation Close-Up”

A Three-Bedroom House with Garage

This design, based upon the original two-bedroom model and now expanded, has become a three-bedroom model with media/family room and three-car garage as shown. This plan comprises two children’s bedrooms with shared bathroom and a primary bedroom suite with double walk-in closets and en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower. There is a large gathering room withContinue reading “A Three-Bedroom House with Garage”

A Townhouse In Chicago

A successful project is the result of many factors, including very hard work, skill, talent, coordination, and a fastidious attention to detail. This elegantly modern sitting room is finished in warm, glowing tones of deep red, gold, and ivory, accented by antique bronzes and bespoke mahogany furnishings. A combination of period and modern artworks completesContinue reading “A Townhouse In Chicago”

A Three-Bedroom Starter House, III

This updated design, based upon the original two-bedroom model and then expanded, has become a three-bedroom model as shown. This plan is intended for a growing family, comprising two children’s bedrooms with shared bathroom and a primary bedroom suite with double walk-in closets and en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower. There is a large gathering roomContinue reading “A Three-Bedroom Starter House, III”

A Three-Bedroom Starter House, II

This (slightly revised) design, based upon the original two-bedroom model, has been expanded into a three-bedroom model as shown. This plan is intended for a growing family, comprising two children’s bedrooms with shared bathroom and a primary bedroom suite with double walk-in closets and en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower. There is a large gathering roomContinue reading “A Three-Bedroom Starter House, II”

A Three-Bedroom Starter House

This design is intended for a growing family, comprising two children’s bedrooms with shared bathroom and a primary bedroom suite with double walk-in closets and en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower. There is a large gathering room with fireplace, a full-size kitchen, and a serving/breakfast island. Note the small powder room tucked into the foyer, forContinue reading “A Three-Bedroom Starter House”

A Comfortable Starter House, III

Exterior elevations have been rendered in four (4) colour options for a personal review and selection, including: dark green with red, pale blue with dark blue, white with dark green, and yellow with dark green. Other colour options may be considered, as well. The roof has been specified as standing-seam metal but shingles may alsoContinue reading “A Comfortable Starter House, III”

A Comfortable Starter House, II

This design is intended for a young family, comprising two large bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, full laundry, plentiful storage, and a large gathering room with full-size kitchen and serving/breakfast island. Numerous porches provide much-welcome outdoor living spaces, as well as large windows for light and air. This plan includes a basement, with stairs located directlyContinue reading “A Comfortable Starter House, II”

A Comfortable Starter House, I

This design is intended for a young family, comprising two large bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, full laundry, plentiful storage, and a large gathering room with full-size kitchen and serving/breakfast island. Numerous porches provide much-welcome outdoor living spaces, as well as large windows for light and air. This plan does not include a basement, and isContinue reading “A Comfortable Starter House, I”