June 24, 2024
A Quintessential Santa Barbara, California Home

In the hills of Santa Barbara County, California, this 3,000-sq.-foot household is all about the sights. With nods to the Mid-Century Present day aesthetic, a previous experienced soccer player and his wife trustworthy inside designer Corinne Mathern—at the helm of her eponymous studio—to form a peaceful refuge from which they could get pleasure from the sunshine all yr prolonged. 

“One of the inspirations that the home owner came to the table with was of Aman Kyoto in Japan,” remembers Mathern, noting that the few recently moved from Dallas, Texas. “I derive a good deal of inspiration for tranquil areas from the Aman Resorts, so I understood it would be a excellent in good shape.”

Within the house, a mix of pigmented blues, greens, and yellows echoes the purely natural surroundings, as do earthy elements which include wood, clay, stone, and plaster. 

“We desired to create a retreat for the home owners, where by they could enjoy the organic landscape and come to feel the calmness of the mountains,” states Mathern. “If we strayed from purely natural resources, it wouldn’t have experienced the exact same influence.”

Mathern also took inspiration from performs by Mies van der Rohe for the open up concept area with floor-to-ceiling doors and home windows Eileen Gray for the Mid-Century Modern affect and Alvar Aalto for the perception of calmness throughout the house. 

“We developed a seamless relationship concerning the indoor spaces and the exterior areas that invite you to experience them as a person and the very same,” claims Mathern. 

Completely well balanced, the consequence is an ode to nature that invites the house owners to slow down and contemplate the attractiveness of their setting in an ambiance wherever everything falls into position. 

a dining room table beneath a honey colored pendant light and artwork by Gala Porras Kim
A personalized table anchors the eating area beneath a painting by Gala Porras Kim.
a primary bedroom in a southern California home
Peace and tranquility await in the primary bed room with its attractive SoCal sights.
a seating area in a bedroom with sofa and arm chairs
A seating space in the key bed room contains Mid-Century design arm chairs, also by Nickey Kehoe.
a primary bathroom in neutral colors with views of natural vegetation
The bathroom’s accessories comply with the home’s neutral palette.
a living room with a fireplace and large windows
The dwelling room’s palette is made up of purely natural products and neutral hues, echoing the earthy vibe found during the house.
a kitchen in a neutral color palette
Oak bar stools in dim inexperienced Maharam leather-based by Nickey Kehoe line the kitchen area island.
a dark green sofa in a media room
The dim inexperienced couch by Dwelling Divani adds a contact of cozy to the media space.
a roof deck with views of Southern California
The roof deck attributes home furniture from Restoration Components for experiencing the sights.