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Behind the Scenes: Photoshoot Styling

We recently had our #RowesWharfProject photographed and wanted to share a little insight to behind the scenes (and some sneak peeks!) of what goes into capturing each project. Luckily, the weather was in our favor, bringing lots of beautiful sunlight into the home and reflecting from the Boston Harbor below.

0208181022_HDR.jpgWe select fresh flowers to bring the day of the shoot; for this one we used eucalyptus, hydrangea, and ranunculus. (It was 20 degrees that day but those flowers sure had us thinking spring!)

0208181021a-1.jpg0208181021d-1.jpg0208181025a (1).jpgGetting the perfect shot always takes some tweaking — making sure a rug is perfectly straight, fluffing pillows, or adjusting items on the shelves to be just where we want them.

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Here are a few sneak peeks of some of our favorite shots–be sure to check back soon for the final reveal!

Summer homes are made in the winter: Reveal

You know that saying Summer bodies are made in the winter? Well we think that the same thing goes for summer homes! You’ve got to start early or risk spending your summer days brushing sawdust from between your toes instead of sand.

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Summer homes are made in the winter.

North Fork Design Co.

 

We worked all winter on a client’s Cape Cod summer home (yes, of course we’re jealous!) with a to-die-for “Great Room” that will host everything from rainy family game nights to dreamy midsummer soirees.

 

Before

At the end of a job, we always like to look back to where we started. We’ve got some before photos, plans, and design boards for this project here.

 

The reveal!

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Haywaters Lane: Coastal guest bedroom

Our Haywaters Lane clients asked us to design a casual, coastal-inspired guest room where their friends and family could take a deep breath, kick off their flip flops, and enjoy the view. We begrudgingly agreed. GRIN!

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Design elements

  • Casual, unfussy, richly textured
  • Look and feel are cohesive with the home’s coastal vibe without being too “themey”
  • Incorporates unique pieces that lend character and a lived-in feel
  • Varied textures: rugs, rustic wood, metal, seagrass bed, antique rocking chair

Layout

Guest bedroom Plans

Process photos

Sourced

Amish-made bentwood hickory rocker | Dutch Crafters
Seashell accent pillow  |  WhitelockandCo, Etsy
Cutwork garden stool  |  High Fashion Home
Metallic stripe duvet cover  |  Serena & Lily
White gourd lamps |  Lamps Plus
Wilmington wool rug | Surya
Six-drawer rustic dresser | Wayfair.com
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Haywaters Lane: Office/Guest bedroom

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Haywaters Lane: Office/Guest bedroom

When our Haywaters clients requested an office that could double as a comfortable second guest room, we jumped at the chance to design a versatile room that serves multiple purposes… and looks good doing it!

 

Guest Bedroom Ofice Board Revised

 

The look

We chose a neutral palate punctuated by a pair of fun accent lamps (they remind us of sea urchins) and an amazing wallpapered accent wall. You can read about our first foray with Tempaper here (spoiler alert: we loved it!). Rustic wood and metal end tables provide textural contrast with the oversized seagrass ottoman, a nod to the home’s coastal vibe. A midcentury-inspired desk and masculine leather desk chair give the owners a comfortable, functional workspace and the sofa opens into a comfortable guest bed to round out this room’s livable duel-purpose!

 

Office Guest Room Plans

A tailored office sofa that converts to a cozy guest bed fit for summer night snuggle parties? Yes, please!

 

Sourced

Kaleidoscope Zinc Repositionable Wallpaper | Tempaper

Mateo Jute Rug | Surya

Reston Sleeper Sofa  |  Crate & Barrel

Lime Rickey Lamps  |  Lamps Plus

Helvetica Leather Office Chair  |  West Elm

Writing Desk  |  Four Hands Home

Striped and Geometric Pillows  |  LadySouthernPillows, Etsy

Metal Nightstands  |  CB2

 

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Haywaters Lane: Coastal guest bedroom

We tried temporary wallpaper and we liked it