Tour a 1920s San Francisco Home with a Bold, Barrel-Vaulted Ceiling

Jeff Schlarb’s clients instantly clicked with the designer. They loved his style—colorful, bold and glamorous—so they simply told him, “Make it awesome.” “The challenge,” he says, “was to figure out how an almost-empty nester couple would live in this space.”     The space in question was a 2-floor, 3-bedroom condo in a 2-unit 1920s […]

This Modern Aspen Home Is a Masterful Blend of Concrete, Steel and Glass

After spending countless holidays on the Aspen slopes, an out-of-state couple purchased a pair of adjacent, 3-level, duplex condos not far from the village’s charming downtown. They commissioned the Los Angeles-based firm KAA Design and Pauline Moghavem Interiors to stitch them into a single seamless dwelling with a decidedly more modern design.  “We stripped it […]

Tour a Lincoln Park Home That Went From Bland to Brilliant

“This was a blank slate,” says interior designer Michael Abrams of a newly-built single-family home smack dab in the middle of Lincoln Park. He designed the interiors for a family of four; the parents were both busy doctors. The family left their furniture behind when they relocated from their previous home in Texas. Perhaps because […]