LR window seat inspiration--but with thick cushion. (Note how backrest plane and then seat plane expand overall width without having to thicken the wall.) Napa Valley House by Steven Harris Architecture (Architect: Eliot Lee)
"God," German architect Mies van der Rohe once famously said, "is in the details." It's hard to imagine more beautiful details than these eight boundaries where two flooring surfaces meet, marrying different materials in innovative and elegant ways
The Heids incorporated mostly native plants into the courtyard, which Andrew designed as an ovoid decagon. The George Nelson Platform bench is from Design Within Reach. Solarban low-e glass improves insulation.