staycation living room home

Taking a Staycation

Home to: Jessica and Travis Wright and their cats, Suki and Miko Stats: 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, back office Neighborhood: Curtis ParkInternationally known as @bontraveler, Jessica...
loomis kitchen furniture

Bucolic Beauty

He wanted practical. She wanted pretty. That more or less sums up the direction homeowners Chris and Bethany Reeder gave their interior designers as...

Mood Board: Bedknobs & Broomsticks

Ever wonder how that fork you’re eating with came to be? Or who came up with the idea for the first dollhouse? Or why...

Mood Board: Art for Your Walls

There’s nothing like wallpaper to add drama to a space. Sacramento designer Kristine Renee of Design Alchemy recently employed three very different wallpapers in...
home office

On the Interior

Not all home offices are filled with leather-bound books or drowning in a menagerie of materials—at least not for these Sacramento-area interior designers. Sometimes...
market designer

To Market, to Market

“It was your typical ’70s house,” says interior designer Christin Balzer, of Haven Studios, describing the original state of this Granite Bay flip. Her...
bitte toys

Yes, Please!

Bitte, a German word that means “please” and “you’re welcome,” is also the name of a local retailer of children’s goods founded by mother-daughter...
craftsman kitchen

Putting the “Craft” in Craftsman

Great bones, gorgeous design. Those are the signatures for this three-story Craftsman situated in the heart of East Sacramento. After moving from their longtime...

Out in the Open

There are countless advantages to open-concept living. But when there aren’t any walls to define your primary living spaces, one small design change can...
taste of spain

A Taste of Spain

“When I think of traditional Spanish design, I see a beautiful blend of cultural motifs influenced in shape and pattern by nearby Morocco, coupled...