Inspired by their surroundings, Mill Valley, California, residents Tony and Rachel Sherman built their modern home rather that buy one. A earthy, burnt orange rug in their living room links the inside of their house to the plant life that covers the surrounding hills, while making their home more kid-friendly for their young daughter. Photo by Noah Webb.
Despite a starkly modern concrete, steel, and glass exterior, a family home in Venice, California, has a warm interior defined by expansive couches and soft carpets. Photo by Marvin Rand and Darcy Hemley.
When a rug designer like Nani Marquina designs a home, comfortable rooms covered in stylish textiles are a given. Though the climate of Ibiza, Spain, demands a structure that keeps out the summer heat, numerous shaggy carpets still spice up her home's interior.
Actor Bryan Cranston and his wife rescued a decaying piece of military housing and gave it a modern makeover, throwing splashes of warm color onto neutral canvas of plush furniture for a beach house as snug as it is sleek. Photo by Art Streiber.