Designed by Weigang Marvick & Associates with a conventional “Hale” structure fashion, Makena Highway is a ten,000-square-foot property in Maui, Hawaii. Whereas the architects introduced the standard parts, Stephanie Brown Inc. spent three years including fashionable particulars, finishes and furnishings all through. SBI incorporates a curated shade scheme starting with the impartial supplies to the furnishings and artwork to create a cohesive and calm setting. “Some areas have better use of sunshine supplies, and others shift darker, relying on the specified temper. We additionally put nice emphasis on wealthy, natural textures; from using uneven handmade tiles, rattan baskets and lighting, by means of to chunky wool space rugs and textural pillows and throws,” says Stephanie.
Quarter-sawn walnut cabinetry is paired with leathered quartzite counter tops and black accents, together with the drawer handles and window shades.
The flooring are lined in honed limestone tiles which contrasts the wealthy wooden particulars, just like the pitched ceilings.
Stephanie explains: “I didn’t know precisely the place all the pieces would find yourself, which made it that rather more essential to stick to the idea and palette: ivory, gray, black, bits of brass. And texture, texture, texture. Handmade and imperfect items had been, effectively, excellent. Within the main areas, we used one-of-a-kind decor and artwork sourced from LA shops akin to Lawson Fenning, Croft Home and Service provider. We additionally had key furnishings items such because the eating and occasional tables customized made right here in Vancouver, to make sure they had been the perfect measurement, end and design. It truly is all about placing blinders on, and assessing whether or not each bit suits the general idea and palette.”
Sliding glass doorways disappear into the partitions leaving corners of rooms utterly open to the outside.
The first bed room is fashionable however maintains a tropical really feel with its monochromatic shade palette of beige. The ensuite toilet options vertical walnut slats on the partitions, along with honed marble slabs that cowl the extra partitions and self-importance counter tops.
In whole, there are six visitor bedrooms with ensuite bogs, in addition to 4 different bogs across the property.
The luxurious grounds surrounding the property have the identical cohesive really feel that the inside does with fashionable furnishings forming varied seating and eating areas.
The pergola, seating and eating areas, and the pool characteristic basalt and wooden decking including to the modernity of the out of doors panorama.
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