Before Siemasko + Verbridge got their hands on this house, it was a convoluted maze of small rooms and skinny hallways. The renovation made sense of the layout, and took full advantage of the captivating ocean views. The result is a harmonious blend of contemporary style with classic and sophisticated elements. The “empty nest” home is transformed into a welcoming sanctuary for the extended family of kids and grandkids.
"People don't spend much time in powder rooms, so I love to make a big impact with design in there," says Verbridge. In this case that included Tiffany blue walls and a boutique wallpaper on the ceiling in a small ethnic pattern. Tucked underneath the stairs on the main floor, "this little room feels safe and special," she says. Vessel sink: Bacino Wash Bowl, Duravit
The curved counter creates more space for movement in a small bathroom....
The idea of wallpaper on the angled ceiling is also very interesting. It creates dimension that seems to make the space feel cozy rather than cramped.