Monday, November 15, 2010

Barbara & Paul’s Classic American Cottage House Tour

October 28, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Name: Barbara & Paul Location: Santa Barbara, California Size: 700 square feet — 2 Bedroom and 1 Bathroom (main house) + 400 square feet (guest house) Years lived in: 1 month — own Welcome to the cozy cottage of Barbara and Paul — or as I call them Mom &amp Dad! My parents moved into [...]

Lenny Kravitz Lists New Orleans Cottage

October 14, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

We’ve admired Lenny Kravitz’s decorating style in a couple of his former dwellings including his New York condo and his Miami house. Had the Real Estalker not clued us into the fact that this was Lenny’s lair we might have guessed it (and not just from the strategically placed guitar resting against the very shiny [...]

sneak peek: sarah of a beach cottage

August 24, 2010 by admin · 10 Comments 

here in the states, we’re turning the corner on the last days of summer. in australia, they’re just gearing up for summer fun and beach weather so it’s fitting that we pass the summer torch with this peek into an austrailian beach cottage. sarah lives with her husband and three children just north of sydney [...]

Michael’s Laid Back Cottage House Tour

August 7, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Name: Michael Jon Watt Location: Traverse City, Michigan Size: 818 square feet, with a full basement Years lived in: 2 We first got a glimpse of Michael’s wonderful cottage in Traverse City (home of the Cherry Festival!) during Small Cool 2010. As illustrated by the hefty number of “thumbs up” on his entry, his style [...]

Dan & Sarah’s Bright Modern Cottage House Tour

August 4, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Name: Dan & Sarah Herchenroether Location: Newport, Rhode Island Size: 1,176 square feet Years lived in: 1.5 years Dan used all his experience as an architect and whole lot of elbow grease to transform a small cottage on a quiet street away from the tourist hustle and bustle of Newport, Rhode Island from drab and [...]

Alisha’s Bright White Guest Cottage House Tour

July 30, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Name: Alisha, Graham & Finley Irwin Location: Fairfax, CA Size: 320 square foot studio cottage with loft Years lived in: newly built guest cottage behind our home Rented or Owned: owned When Alisha and her husband were ready to renovate their tiny guest house they decided on two things: to keep it as low impact [...]

Joe & Kara’s Hidden Cottage House Tour

July 7, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Name: Joe & Kara Location: Bristol, Rhode Island Size: 690 square feet Years lived in: rented 6 months Much like the seaside town of Bristol, Rhode Island, located about halfway between Newport and Providence, Joe & Kara’s first floor rental is small, understated, charming and composed of an easy mix of the traditional and modern. [...]

Cottage Chic, Ideas Worth Stealing & Blue Ceilings Chicago Hot Posts

June 7, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Click to view these Chicago Hot Posts in bold below Cottage Chic: 10 Casual and Comfortable Homes Tereasa’s Modest Cottage House Tour A Cornucopia of Real Estate “Don’t’s”: Lovely Listing Ideas Worth Stealing: Smart & Simple Kitchen Design Subtle Summer Style Outside In: Blue Ceilings More Top Posts from past weeks below… Read Full Post [...]

Tina’s Port Douglas Cottage House Tour

May 22, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Name: Tina, Matthew & Pablo Location: Port Douglas, QLD, Australia Size: 98 square meters [1060 square feet] Years lived in: 3 years, owned Artist Tina and her chef husband Matthew live in a beachside cottage in Port Douglas with their toddler Pablo. Living half the year in one of Australia’s most beautiful holiday destinations and [...]