Beach Pretty House Tours-Hills Beach Cottage in Coastal Maine

Hills Beach Cottage was designed by Whitten Architects, this impressive cottage is located in Biddeford, Maine at the sits at the mouth of a river in Southern Maine.  A contemporary cottage was designed for clients who love to entertain and have fun. Whitten Architects Worked with the site layout, footprint, and foundation of an existing home, there goal was to preserve as much of the existing structure as possible, while creating flexibility for the homeowners to hold different-sized gatherings comfortably. We love the idea that they kept the private area (sleeping quarters) secluded from the entertaining areas...everyone wants some me time.  An open first-floor plan features a well-connected kitchen, dining, and living areas. A large music room with a grand piano alcove features French doors at both the waterside deck and south-facing terrace that allow the room to open up to the outdoors on idyllic summer days.

Beach Pretty House Tours-A Shared Passion Inspires the Beginning of Rosewood Interiors

Two young mothers met one day and realized they shared the same love of design and so much more...and that is how Rosewood Interiors was born.  If this house they designed an example of their work...they will very successful.. Take a tour and fall in love again...Every time I feature a new house, I wish I had a dozen houses to recreate these gorgeous ideas...Hopefully, it inspires my readers!

Beach Pretty House Tours-Inside Sophia Bush's Hollywood Hills Hideaway

Sophia worked with interior designer Alexander M Reid, to design her beautiful house in the Hollywood Hills.  The talented actress, who has starred in the hit series One Tree Hill and Chicago P.D., is also a huge philanthropist and is passionate about giving back to the arts and the environment.  The interior of her house has a contemporary laid back beach vibe with a bit of city girl mixed in.  You can see that Sophia Bush's  California upbringing (from Pasadena, California) influenced her home's interior-a relaxed west coast style home with the right amount of sophistication mixed in..definitely a beach pretty favorite!

Beach Pretty House Tours: Crushing On This South Carolina Beach House

Interior Designer, Cortney Bishop is a South Carolina designer, and her design philosophy is that she is deeply motivated in creating an house that is tailor-made for your vision and that when you walk through the door you say "Welcome Home".   I do find that I am drawn to houses that I feel I would be very happy living in...or be blessed to call home.  I can imagine life true to her philosophy she succeeded with me because she wants her clients to feel at ease in their home and feel inspired to live life there...  So inspired and so Beach Pretty!

Beach Pretty House Tours: Lakeside House Overlooking Horseshoe Bay in Austin, TX

 A Contemporary Lakeside House in Austin, Texas is a great setting to entertain and a place a family can retreat to all summer long.  Sitting high on hill, this home is designed to please water lovers, a decked - out boat house with three boat bays, a fishing dock, an outside kitchen and bar. Modern Luxury Interiors of Texas says this structure makes it hard to resist nature’s bounty—it’s the crowning achievement of what could best be called a vertical summer camp.

Beach Pretty House Tours: Smitten with this Light & Airy Mediterranean House

This house reminds of the beautiful homes lining the Mediterranean with a modern twist, gorgeous windows by Lincoln Windows allows the house to be sun-drenched in sunshine, showcasing the beautiful interior created by Teresa Rowe.   This beauty of a house has a  neutral color palette which continues from room to room with white oak floors, white walls, reclaimed wood on ceilings and walls,  and natural stone.  House designed by architect Wilson Fuqua.