In the dozen years I’ve been working as a stylist in New England I have to say the biggest change has been the embrace of contemporary design. This has been a huge movement among all ages of homeowners and types of architects and designers. Kristine Irving, a designer in Boston, was one of the first to pick up on this and deliver what I would call contemporary living with a warm personality. In this particular project shot by Laura Moss for New England Home and styled by me, she took a classic Beacon Hill townhouse gave it a sleek look for a young family.
Here’s the entry way.
And the mudroom. I loved having the round tires of the bike in here to offset all the straight lines
The living room.
The living and dining are open to one another.
There’s a kitchenette on the same level.
On the upper floors are the master bedroom and bath. I loved adding the flokati to the bathroom to add softness and a sense of warmth.
Even though this appeared in the magazine almost four years ago it still has a freshness that holds your interest.