Friday, August 23, 2013

Barclay Butera's Blue & White Beach House

Over the last few days, I've been pouring over all things blue and white while searching for inspiration for our family room... I have also been in a fevered hunt for a budget-friendly blue and white fabric for custom drapes! I would like to incorporate touches of animal print, bamboo, seashells, a seagrass rug, and a palm leaf fan. All of these elements are featured to perfection in Barclay Butera's fabulous Newport Beach home. I could look at each of these rooms for hours!

 




 

I've seen most of these gorgeous images floating around Pinterest for some time now, but I didn't realize they were all from the same home. SO gorgeous! This feature ran in the October 2007 issue of Traditional Home.

12 comments:

  1. He's got a book full of fabulous as well - you would love it!

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  2. I'm in love with navy and white right now. With a touch of black and gold. What a great house. Not to feminine, or masculine. Perfect balance.....
    Sharon

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  3. Thats a serious dose of blue and white. For me, its practically what my whole house is and I love it, but some of those rooms are almost too much. I do love the way he added the dark woods and touches like leopard...beautiful.

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  4. Very Billy Baldwin. Love the sophistication of his blue & white vibe with those West Indies accents.

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  5. Great house! A lesson in using dark & light in blue & white décor.
    I loved it. Looking forward to seeing your house reveal!

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  6. Andrea how gorgeous. I know you will make your room into a thing of beauty!
    I love Barclay's use of a lot of bamboo as well.

    xoxo
    Karena
    Feature: Artist Anne Harwell

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  7. Such fresh looking spaces. Love the relaxed feel!

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  8. He is one of my favorite designers...love his new book!

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  9. Such a beautiful classic look that you will never tire of.

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  10. Looks great! The vases add this slightly oriental look to the whole decor. Nice.

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  11. You have been in my thoughts...LOVE all of the blue and white...especially the kitchen! Can't wait to see pics of your new home...hang in there!!
    xo/Christine

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