On the Water

Dec 20 2012

I’m back. Pretty phenomenal trip. Thought I’d ease back into things with a seriously spectacular lake house. Love the barn elements, the staircase, the setting. Quite something.

via Wabi Sabi Scandinavia via the Boston Globe.

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Concrete Barn

Nov 5 2012

Now this is interesting – a refurbished barn with a mix of wood and concrete – care of Ruinelli Associati Architetti for a client in Switzerland.

via Daily Icon

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Hamptons Barn Conversion

Oct 16 2012

Lovely Hamptons home of fashion stylist Tiina Laakkonen and her husband Jon Rosen as seen in NYT Style Magazine.

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ÁBATON Arquitectura: Converted Barn in Spain

Dec 27 2011

Ok. So my last post was a tad kitschy – a bit of a diversion from the kinds of spots I usually gravitate towards. I’m still in Caribbean mode, after all.

But, I do have travel on my mind. I’ve had some pretty incredible trips to Spain over the years and I keep finding spots that make me want to return.

i.e. the entire site of Ábaton architects.

Where to begin? One property is more lovely than the next. But, let’s start here: a converted barn in Extramadura – a Western part of Spain.

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