Pure, simple and elegant describes Seaside's beachfront “Honeymoon Cottages,” designed by former Seaside town architect Scott Merrill. The romantic and charming getaways were inspired by Thomas Jefferson's "Monticello". The perfect setting for a romantic retreat, perched perfectly behind the dunes along the Gulf of Mexico, each cottage is furnished with a comforting color palette.
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An artist stays awake late into the night, poring over his life’s work. A portfolio of all he has created laid out in front of him like a storybook—a million journeys revisited in every image, painting, element, color, brushstroke, motion, idea, and inspiration. They are journeys that lead not to an end, but to the beginning of another chapter of life. The truth about life is that it goes on, and although the next step is often the most difficult to take, it’s also the most exhilarating.
Lovelace Interiors in Miramar Beach is celebrating 20 years in business with light hors d'oeuvres, drinks, and giveaways during a two day event, July 17 & 18 from 2-7pm. In true Lovelace fashion, they’re mixing a little business and pleasure and showcasing their new collection by John-Richard.
With a professional design staff and a vast inventory of furniture and fabrics, Luxe Home Interiors in Miramar Beach helps homeowners achieve a look that reflects their own unique style. Culminating life experiences into a design project can be daunting, to say the least. But the trio of ladies at Luxe in Miramar Beach have over 65 years of combined experience and bring visions to life with ease.
Valentine’s weekend typically means romantic dinners and flowers for most, but it also signals the beloved annual Valentine Tour of Homes hosted by the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County (CAA). The tour showcases stunning interiors, architecturally acclaimed homes and picturesque settings on Saturday, Feb.15 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m and Sunday, Feb. 16 from 12 – 4 p.m.
Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design, has awarded “Best of Houzz” to Randy Wise Homes, Inc. of Niceville, FL. Randy Wise Homes, Inc. is a locally owned general contracting company that has provided building and remodeling services across Northwest Florida, including Niceville, Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Freeport and Crestview for the past 37 years. The more than 16 million monthly users that comprise the Houzz community chose Randy Wise Homes.
Last year Ryan Pfneisel of Heritage Builders teamed up with The Merchants of Rosemary Beach for Cottages for Kids and created "Torre de Juego" (Tower of Play). This year he has teamed up with interior designer Vern Yip to create a cottage entitled "Kid Comfort". Vern designed it based on his Gulf view home Ryan just completed in Rosemary Beach.
Brett Martin, woodcrafter and owner of Made on 30A, grew up tinkering and building stuff in Georgia. He’s still building stuff, but on a much grander scale. The smell of fresh-cut wood permeates the air as Martin surveys his current workshop located on Hwy. 393 South. He speaks enthusiastically about his work and how he came to be here.
Having worked in the screen printing and embroidery business in Georgia for 20 years, he sold that business to move here with his family in 2007. The change in scenery necessitated a change in jobs.