I love designing powder rooms. They’re small rooms that can make a big impact. This room is often the bathroom that guests see and use, so it’s a great room to give a little extra design attention. In the Whitney House, the powder bathroom is the only bathroom on the main level, so it’s bound to […]
Dream Home: Whitney House.
The Hearth Room in the Whitney House is what would normally be the Dining Room in a home—and it could still be used that way—but since I elected to have the main eating area in the kitchen, this room would function differently. I envision it as a place to have a cup of coffee in the […]
The interior of a historic saltbox home is traditionally dark. Low ceilings, small windows, and exposed wood are common. Trim and paneling are typically painted a muted, earthy color. For Whitney, I want to bring in some of those features, but also incorporate elements that will make her interior feel brighter and cheerier. Today I’m sharing my thoughts, […]
This is the sixth post in the Dream Home Series for the Whitney House, and we’re going inside! The first room I started thinking about for this dream house was the kitchen. Probably because it’s the most used space in any house and represents “home” better than any other room. Being the meaningful room it […]