Come on a journey of inspiration & adventure while renovate & restore a beautiful Victorian home 'St Elmo' in the picturesque Hunter Valley, Australia & laugh at a few of our family adventures along the way.




Wednesday, April 20, 2011

A barn door design to crow about

Fav Architecture Designs exterior
Image via Houzz

I am seeing an increasing trend toward  the use of barn or warehouse style doors in homes & I have to say I really do like this style when done right.

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Used as the entrance door to this house, a large door like this gives me a feeling of security, it looks like a big strong door that protects & keeps its occupants nice & safe

Shingle Style Basement Media/Office/Fitness Space contemporary media room
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These gorgeous doors on the left really are a feature for this room


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Certainly an office space I could be inspired by...

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The timber of this door along side the vase of sticks & leather couch really add warmth & texture to an otherwise all white scheme.

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So many styles & uses for barn doors, they really add to the farm house feel of this gorgeous kitchen.

Image via SVK Kitchen & Bath

A fabulous pop of yellow would be a cheery sight to wake up to in the mornings, this door adds so much character to a more contemporary styled room.


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Welcome to my humble abode....

Image via A View on Design

What an inviting entrance,
I can envision some wonderful little fairy lights entwined amongst the ivy, that lines the ceiling over the entry .
It would look rather magical, don't you think?

CHEERS
Trish xxx




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