Sometimes I dare to dream or maybe it’s my way of motivating myself. But I really hope that one day I will be able to retreat to a summer house somewhere in the woods. Give me a lake and it’s the perfect picture. A case in point: the by Mcfarlane Biggar Architects + Designers near Vancouver in British Columbia Canada.
But this cheerful and glamorous home in designed by Maxime Jacquet takes a chic and playful approach towards the timeless classic. Combining pops of bright orange and yellow with silver grey and chocolate brown the luxurious interior of this fascinating home draws you in instantly.
The province of in is renowned across the globe for some stunning tropical retreats that transport you into a completely different dimension. Bringing together sun sand and contemporary luxury the region is home to some of the best luxury hotels and spas on the planet.
The stylish private residence was built around an extensive garden where a giant remains untouched and the focal point is the vast outdoors. Creating a seamless transition between the indoors and the lovely garden and deck space outside the house encourages its residents to spend more time outside than indoors!
The foyer and the living room combine a dash of the classic Hollywood Regency look with a mid-century approach while vintage additions like bright neon signs steal the show with ease. Horizontal black and white stripes in the entrance hall vintage framed posters and a giant vase welcome you gleefully.
An open-floor living area with a smart dining room a contemporary kitchen and an elegant living space are housed on the lower level while the bedrooms and the bathrooms of the home occupy the top floor. With a corner bay-window and a two-story bay-window ushering in ample natural ventilation the chic home has a bright and airy ambiance and a relaxed vibe.
The visual of tall trees outside enhances the spectacular design of the house and gives it a touch of natural charm. With the private quarters being housed on the top level and an additional living area in the basement the house makes a smart and trendy use of space. Comfy contemporary decor and attractive lighting both inside and outdoors complete this.