A Quintessential Santa Barbara, California Home

A Quintessential Santa Barbara, California Home

In the hills of Santa Barbara County, California, this 3,000-sq.-foot home is all about the sights. With nods to the Mid-Century Present day aesthetic, a former professional soccer player and his spouse dependable inside designer Corinne Mathern—at the helm of her eponymous studio—to shape a tranquil refuge from which they could love the sunshine all yr extended. 

“One of the inspirations that the homeowner arrived to the desk with was of Aman Kyoto in Japan,” remembers Mathern, noting that the pair recently moved from Dallas, Texas. “I derive a good deal of inspiration for tranquil spaces from the Aman Resorts, so I knew it would be a superior suit.”

Inside the residence, a combine of pigmented blues, greens, and yellows echoes the natural surroundings, as do earthy supplies like wooden, clay, stone, and plaster. 

“We required to produce a retreat for the property owners, exactly where they could get pleasure from the all-natural landscape and really feel the calmness of the mountains,” states Mathern. “If we strayed from natural components, it wouldn’t have had the identical result.”

Mathern also took inspiration from is effective by Mies van der Rohe for the open concept area with ground-to-ceiling doorways and home windows Eileen Grey for the Mid-Century Modern-day affect and Alvar Aalto for the feeling of calmness in the course of the area. 

“We produced a seamless connection amongst the indoor spaces and the exterior areas that invite you to practical experience them as 1 and the same,” suggests Mathern. 

Correctly balanced, the end result is an ode to nature that invites the house owners to gradual down and ponder the elegance of their setting in an ambiance where anything falls into position. 

a dining room table beneath a honey colored pendant light and artwork by Gala Porras Kim
A custom made table anchors the eating area beneath a portray by Gala Porras Kim.
a primary bedroom in a southern California home
Peace and tranquility await in the key bedroom with its beautiful SoCal sights.
a seating area in a bedroom with sofa and arm chairs
A seating space in the most important bed room consists of Mid-Century model arm chairs, also by Nickey Kehoe.
a primary bathroom in neutral colors with views of natural vegetation
The bathroom’s add-ons stick to the home’s neutral palette.
a living room with a fireplace and large windows
The residing room’s palette consists of pure materials and neutral hues, echoing the earthy vibe discovered all over the household.
a kitchen in a neutral color palette
Oak bar stools in darkish green Maharam leather by Nickey Kehoe line the kitchen island.
a dark green sofa in a media room
The dark inexperienced couch by Dwelling Divani adds a touch of cozy to the media space.
a roof deck with views of Southern California
The roof deck features household furniture from Restoration Hardware for having fun with the sights.