Combining custom touches such as Craftsman millwork, salvaged wood and antique furnishings in thoughtful ways, Houston designer Jamie House helped a newly constructed home fit into a historic neighborhood -- without adding significantly to the cost.
“I’m used to working in a small, high-pressure kitchen,” says Lefebvre. “My home kitchen needs to be about space to work in and to enjoy my family cooking. My new kitchen meets those needs. It’s professional with a family orientation.
Gwyneth Paltrow's New York kitchen is understated yet totally glamorous. The white marble counters are timelessly chic, and the stainless steel fixtures look so striking against them. Photo courtesy of Bjorn Wallander/Goop.
Judy Blume's Key West, Florida, Getaway : Architectural Digest The kitchen is outfitted with ovens by Miele, sink fittings by Grohe, and Downsview Kitchens cabinets lacquered in a Benjamin Moore gray; Donghia side chairs surround the breakfast table.
A garden rich with palms and orchids borders the Florida living room of writer Judy Blume and her husband, George Cooper. The house was renovated by architect Thomas E. Pope and interior designer Malcolm James Kutner.