Character Traits-Bookcase Displays

Bookcase displays were once cluttered with double the number of vintage accessories and mementos. “Kara worked her magic,” refining and editing the collections down to the most meaningful, owner Bonnie […]

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Character Traits-Kitchenette

Exposed brick walls and tongue-and-groove paneling speak to the character-rich details found in a kitchenette and in the hallway beyond. The ladder leads to a loft. New Windsor-style chairs in […]

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Character Traits-Sunroom

All the rooms in the open-plan setting — including the sunroom, where homeowner Bonnie Vey takes her morning coffee — enjoy strong indoor/ outdoor connections. The vintage trunk hails from […]

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A Marriage of Tastes-Powder Room

In the petite powder room, “the wallpaper, mirror and vanity are the stars,” Ramchandani says. Hand-sculpted metal artwork—reflected in the mirror—makes another impactful design statement.

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A Marriage of Tastes-Guest Bath

Polished nickel surfaces, pale glue glass tiles and a light-reflecting beveled mirror keep things clean and serene in the ensuite guest bath.

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A Marriage of Tastes-Master Bath

The 10-foot, cerused-wood vanity, “required large sconces that were interesting but not overpowering,” says designer Tina Ramchandani. Installing the sconces horizontally as opposed to vertically achieved the desired effect. Wall […]

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Farmhouse Fresh-Accent Elements

An early 1900s print—reproduced from glass negatives found in the basement of a historic inn and restaurant the husband owned in Vermont—“juxtaposes the pairing of old and new elements” found […]

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Farmhouse Fresh-Bathroom

The new bath “has a simplistic white and creamy base that is seen in the tile and wall materials,” says designer Kara Vacca. The classic vanity’s weathered wood finish is […]

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