B Y R D E S I G N

interior architecture + DESIGN

A minimal yet elegantly playful approach to designing unique interiors, with thoughtful consideration to lifestyle, architecture, and the natural environment.  

Dermatology Boutique

 

This project was accomplished in collaboration with Studio Lifestyle. https://studio-lifestyle.com

A new dermatology boutique finds its first home at the heart of the West Hollywood Design District. The interior of this 1670 sf retail space was completely gutted and reconfigured to take advantage of the abundance of natural light.  A soothing color palette and subtle interior architectural details were designed to create a sense of weightlessness in this rejuvenating sanctuary.  

 

 
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photo credit: beatriz rose


1930s Spanish Revival Remodel

 

This project was accomplished in collaboration with Studio Lifestyle.  https://studio-lifestyle.com

Located in a charming Larchmont neighborhood in Los Angeles, a 1930s Spanish Revival home goes under a complete remodel of three guest bathrooms and one master suite.  The layout with each bathroom was reconfigured to improve circulation and adapt the space to a modern lifestlyle while keeping the aesthetics true to its Spanish architectural roots.  

 



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photo credit: diana relth


Young Creatives’ Abode

 

A 1940s Los Angeles cottage effortlessly transforms into a seaside retreat.  The young creative couple enjoy a lazy Sunday morning sipping on coffee while reading and listening to music.  A blend of natural textures and nautical-to-neutral tones with pops of color, creates a relaxing yet fun environment for entertaining friends.

 

photo credit: beatriz rose

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Culver Studios' Homegirl Cafe

 

This project was accomplished in collaboration with Studio Lifestyle. https://studio-lifestyle.com

Located inside the historic Culver Studios lot, the 1400 sf Homegirl Cafe gets a fresh new hip look, with some interior architectural improvements, new decorative furnishing and accents, bold graphics, and new lounge / play area to invite the hardworking creatives to relax and take a break.

 

 
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photo credit: beatriz rose


Brentwood Tudor Charmer

 

This project was accomplished in collaboration with Daleet Spector Design. http://daleetspectordesign.com

A sweet family of four and two friendly cats move into a charming 1926 Tudor home in Brentwood Los Angeles.  While the original architecture and windows were in tact (thankfully), the interiors called for a remodel and some reconfiguration to the floor plan had to be done.  We salvaged as much of the original architectural details as possible and carefully designed new details around the old character.  Some happy moments were: mixing a refined white marble mosaic tile with the existing faded and rustic bricked fireplace facade, reintroducing Tudor style arches and plaster work throughout the house, and restoring some beautiful leaded casement windows in the turret.  This project is both a celebration of the forgotten architectural vernacular of the golden era and the homeowner's passion to gracefully restore a home.

 
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photo credit: zeke ruelas


West LA Kitchen Remodel

 

This project was accomplished in collaboration with Studio Lifestyle. https://studio-lifestyle.com

A young couple with a baby on the way moves into a new home - and a modern kitchen is in order to support the young family's new routine.  The milky-white chinaware creates an interesting contrast against the sophisticated grey cabinetry. The brass hardware, walnut furniture and weathered leather seats add just the right amount of warmth.  The simple white linen shade becomes a wonderful soft light-filtering backdrop in the early mornings. 

 

 

photo credit: beatriz rose


Colcanyon Estate Kitchen

 

A charming, sophisticated bi-coastal couple and proprietors of a beautiful vineyard and winery nestled in the Santa Monica Mountains overlooking the Malibu coastline were looking to update their country-style kitchen and laundry room.  The new spaces would have a more contemporary look while still retaining its traditional elegance.  The kitchen was designed with state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances and thoughtful organizers while showcasing meticulous functionality for formal entertaining and large gatherings.  The custom hutch was designed to display the owner's exquisite collection of blue and white chinaware.

 

 
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photo credit: jeremy eichenbaum & beatriz rose