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A contemporary, organic space.

A contemporary, organic and simultaneously glamorous transformation of a home in Nashville, TN.

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April 7, 2014
katherinejackson wrote:
Can you please tell me the thickness of the Limestone counter?
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i believe it is 2.5" thick...thanks for your interest!
    Bookmark   April 7, 2014 at 10:35AM
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March 9, 2014
Geoff Ping wrote:
Are the beams new or reclaimed? Would love any details you can provide
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Hi! These beams are new, but made to look like reclaimed beams.
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February 7, 2014
blakeanddella wrote:
LOVE EVERYTHING! Any designer show homes coming up in Nashville? - What brand wood floor? This house looks so warm, yet contemporary, love it!
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Hi! thanks for your feedback! The floors are white oak from Liles Flooring.
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December 20, 2013
susaneberlein wrote:
Are the couches custom? Where were they purchased
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Hi there, thank you for your inquiry! Yes these sofas were custom made for the client.
    Bookmark   April 25, 2014 at 12:55PM
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December 4, 2012
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This collection of pendants is from Tech Lighting, called "Scavo" pendants, thanks for the question!
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where did you get the couch?
    Bookmark   June 28, 2013 at 6:34AM
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October 20, 2012
jewelsw27 wrote:
I love the rug....can you tell me who makes it? Thanks
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Sure, we custom designed this rug and had it made by a company in Atlanta, Georgia- "Wool By Hand"
    Bookmark   February 15, 2013 at 2:25PM
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January 24, 2012
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The tile we used in the kitchen was a variation of Amber, Grey, and Bone ceramic tiles. As for the shelf, we had a stainless shelf created to match the stove. However, I am unsure if it would provide the heating element that you need. Hope that helps!
    Bookmark   January 25, 2012 at 10:08AM
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December 11, 2011
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Thanks for your comment! This was a custom pattern of some great ceramic 2 x 6 tiles, we found them at Renaissance Tile in Nashville.
    Bookmark   February 15, 2013 at 2:47PM
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November 20, 2011
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The countertop material is a grey french limestone and a warm teak wood is used on the cabinets.
    Bookmark   November 22, 2011 at 7:59AM
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August 18, 2014
Jonas wrote:
Beautiful kitchen! Is that a wolf hood or a different brand? thanks!

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Shawn Gauthier added this to Candles Warm the Winter Home
Books and knickknacks are the usual props for shelves, but what about a slew of candles? Come nighttime, this living room will be adequately lit and incredibly cozy.
Southern hospitality is still alive and well in Nashville no matter what the style. "The design industry can lean very edgy and progressive, but our spaces always have a warmth that reflects the friendly and welcoming spirit of the people of Nashville," says interior designer Kathy Anderson of The Anderson Design Studio. Warm wood, stone, lighting and comfortable upholstered furniture find their place in Nashville's contemporary decor.
Christine Tusher added this to 5 Tips for Hosting a Memorable Cocktail Party
You can also use lighting to encourage guests to congregate in specific areas. I love how the LED candles create a warm, inviting gathering space in this living area, while the brighter lighting in the kitchen enables the host to assemble snacks with ease.

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stone nooks
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safe candle spaces!
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April 7, 2014
Very beautiful mantle. I'm curious how the nooks were formed in the stone. It looks complicated!
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April 7, 2014
Great kitchen and love the niches in the fireplace.
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Counter into living room
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Build fireplace surround out from the rock !
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Simple mantle AND RUSTIC
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wood beams
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