The finest artwork/fashion/design has tension—a push and pull between textures, hues, and shapes. This current project by a Remodelista most loved, LA-based Reath Style and design, has that coveted rigidity in spades. It is a modest cell home, but sited in an exceptional Malibu Seaside neighborhood. It feels youthful still worldly. It juxtaposes somber, autumnal colors with a lot more spring-like lavenders and greens. It destinations vintage rattan stools future to a luxurious, shade-blocked velvet sectional.
And it all by some means works. “I’m the happiest lady in the earth when I’m below,” states Sofie Howard, a image producer who has labored for significant-profile purchasers like Nike and Beats by Dre. Longtime friend and Reath founder Frances Merrill had currently worked her magic on Sofie’s prior two properties (just one of which was a lesser cell dwelling in the very same sought-right after trailer park local community of Paradise Cove), so Sofie understood she could trust her to redo her beach front shack—but make it fashion.
The entire challenge was seamless—”When the have confidence in is previously built up, it seriously flies,” states Frances—but finding that easy seem usually takes effort. The critical? “Test, take a look at, test, take a look at again. And then make a leap.”