US Home and Architectural Trends US Home & Architectural Vol. 30/8 - Page 6

8 20 30 BACK TO THE LAND WHERE THE LIVING IS EASY CONTEMPORARY HEART With a profile that echoes the nearby rural barns, this vacation home by Vinci Hamp Architects offers room for extended family A noted interior designer’s own weekend retreat, this house has an architectural symmetry that radiates a sense of order and calm From the outside, this home’s cedar exterior and gabled roof lend a classic rustic appearance. Inside, it’s a completely different aesthetic 42 52 62 THROUGH THE AGES ON A CLEAR DAY FOR YEARS TO COME An Italianate limestone exterior gives way to an Art Deco-style interior on this home. Architectural details throughout evoke the glamour of yesteryear The main living areas of this Hollywood Hills home open to expansive terraces. Below, views of the city stretch into the distance A large portico creates a sense of arrival at the front of this European-styled home. The interiors are large and traditional, but suited to family living 72 82 96 OUTSIDE THE BOX DESIGN DIRECTIONS REMODELED BATHROOMS With intersecting planes and layered living spaces, this contemporary urban home makes the most of its lakeside location Modern bathrooms enhance a sense of retreat through crisp, clean lines; while natural materials and organic forms provide warm accents In some cases, a bathroom update means taking a step back in time. See how this interior designer recreated a vintage look for her own master suite official media partner R