Family

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A Relaxed but Elegant Chicago Family Home

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For a young family in the Wrigleyville neighborhood of Chicago, Homepolish's Guinevere Johnson created a sophisticated home with plenty of surprises.

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After seeing painted stripes on the ceiling, we might, just might, steal the idea.

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Let's go upstairs to see more!

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There's the happy family! Their newborn arrived very shortly after the design work was…

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Though Katherine had mostly completed the playroom already, Guin added in this custom…

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In the master bathroom, Guin updated the finishes for a sleek and modern look, but…

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A freestanding tub is the definition of #goals.

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Marble work continues in the master bath.

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If our entryway was decorated in Moroccan floortile and blue shiplap, we're pretty…

A Family Home Set in the New Jersey Woods

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With a growing family, the Kellys decided to take on a renovation and expansion of their Glen Rock home. Homepolish's Natalie Chianese was brought on to lend her expertise to the interiors.

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For Flora and Brian Kelly and their two kids, it was time for a renovation and…

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Glam accessories mix perfectly with family pictures and travel items, such as those…

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Instead of dividing up the space, the team decided to keep it open and airy. Shiplap…

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A large Chesterfield sofa was already existing in the formal sitting room, but the…

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Rich textures and worldly accessories help round out the space.

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There's even a touch of glam from velvet upholstery and a large sunburst mirror.

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With Mickey Mouse greeting us every day, we might be ok working here in the morning.

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We can't get enough of this marble.

A Bright Florida Home Designed By-Video

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When it came to a home in Tampa, Florida, Homepolish designer Mandy Cheng expertly handled the design by-video from three hours away in St. Augustine. Follow along with her as she talks about the project.

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This is the Cochrane’s kitchen looking into their breakfast nook and family room. They…

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Originally, this space was oriented differently with all of the furniture spaced…

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Before Shay hired Homepolish to help finish this room, she worked with a contractor to…

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I love the way this shelf turned out! Shay really wanted to have more family photos…

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The Cochranes already owned this breakfast table, but we replaced the original chairs…

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The kitchen was largely done prior to Shay hiring me. I suggested switching out her…

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Seriously, how cute are they? They’re eating popcorn. Apparently, eating freshly…

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I added this runner behind the island for practical purposes as well as a way to…

A Complete Remodel for an East Bay Home

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When a client moved into her childhood home, she decided that it was time to update and expand the space. Homepolish's Nina Jizhar turned the difficulty of remodeling into a fun family affair.

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The master bath hits you with glam with giant marble slabs and metallic finishes.

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Hello, beautiful.

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The guest bathroom is a little more understated with simple matte black finishes and a…

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If this were our tub, we would probably be in 24/7 bubble bath mode. A glass of…

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When Arleen Ramos moved into her old childhood home with her husband Greg and daughter…

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There's the happy family now enjoying their new kitchen! The space was extended into…

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Open shelving, subway tiling, and a brand new island all help achieve a "modern…

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The cabinetry in the kitchen was all custom too!

Setting the Stage for a Newborn

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With a new costar (aka a newborn) about to come onto the scene, a couple hired Homepolish's Megan Hopp to set the stage of their Upper West Side home.

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When Liz Durand Streisand and her husband Eric needed a redesign of a room to become a…

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Sculptural lighting from Workstead is goregous (and perfectly out of reach from little hands).

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A custom table from Uhuru is where Megan and Liz sat for their initial consultation.…

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A gorgeous bar from CB2 doubles as a sideboard. And check out that DOOR! That's…

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And the cool pipe built-in shelving was sourced through BluDot.

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Accessories were kept at a minimum as well, a key for any ambling newborn.

Double Trouble: Two Manhattan Nurseries

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Liz and Verena are the closest of friends, both having babies within a couple months of each other. When Liz had Homepolish's Megan Hopp design her nursery, it only made sense that Verena soon followed suit.

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In a nursery double-header, Homepolish designer Megan Hopp recreated two guest…

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A playful safari wallpaper is the biggest draw in little Benjamin's room, but…

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Next up is Verena's nursery in Gramercy! Wallpaper was also key in her space, but they…

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Megan and Verena both agree that the changing table moment is one of their favorites…

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Of course, animals also roam free in this nursery! These portraits were found at a…

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And there's Verena and her little boy, Sammy!

A Sun-Drenched Redesign in the OC

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When Homepolish's Chelsea Mayo first arrived at a Corona del Mar home, she was hired to redesign the kitchen, but the project soon spread to the adjoining dining and living areas.

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Chelsea updated the living room with new upholstery, lighting pieces, and accessories.

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And in an artful flourish, Chelsea painted the bottom of the island in a poppy…

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The backsplash, previously black granite, was swapped for white porcelain tile.

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A favorite moment for Chelsea, they made room for the couple's bar with the new woodwork.

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The island had previous been two levels. Chelsea leveled it to one and had it covered…

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Sheer curtains diffuse sunlight over the dining area. It's perfectly heavenly.

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We could get lost in these rafters! Do you think the couple would let us hang a swing…

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Melanie and Lance Dumas (and their rescue dog Smitty) had lived in their Corona del…

A Bohemian Escape from the City

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You can take the couple out of the West Coast, but you can't take the West Coast out of the couple. Homepolish's Hope Scully helped a family achieve California serenity in a suburb just outside of New York City.

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And here's the happy family now! Funny little detail, on the first round of…

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In the dining area, a simple black table is surrounded by Eames Eiffel chairs, all…

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When it came to the Westchester home of Heather and Jame Rhyu, Homepolish's Hope…

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Pops of brass elevate the formal living room, framing the chairs, the coffee table,…

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We could get lost in this oil painting for dayz. Also, can we talk about the fireplace…

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Mudcloth and sheepskin add texture in unexpected places.

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Sometimes it's surprising what a little duvet update can do to your bedroom! This…

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We wouldn't mind waking up to this cute little vignette every morning.

A Relaxed, Contemporary Family Home in Brooklyn

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With a hectic family life, it can be hard to find the time to design a comfortable home. Homepolish's Marissa Bero took the headache out of the process for a family in Brooklyn's Prospect Heights.

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Above a simple West Elm midcentury style bed, vintage paintings watch over the room.

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A small workspace in the guest bedroom features an Eames Eiffel chair and CB2 desk.

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For Katherine and Simon (and their little daughter Frances), Homepolish's Marissa Bero…

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The living room is the perfect combo of new and old. The leather sofa is brand new…

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Marissa also sourced pieces such as the pendant and accent chairs from Etsy.

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In the cute dining nook, a Saarinen-esque table is surrounded by adorable chairs,…

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The kitchen, the first part of the home redesign, was the most difficult. (We in the…

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After an unfortunate leak, the team tackled the bathroom too, bringing in new pieces…