DeColArt Design Show House
The countdown has officially begun and the transformation is underway in our Loft bedroom for the Annapolis Show House.
This project is a collaboration among local interior design firms and artists. The proceeds benefit the Annapolis Wellness House; which provides free services and programs to those who have been touched by cancer.
The location is the Parish House Executive Suites. It was originally constructed between 1895-1897 in the Annapolis Historic District. The historic site retains all of its original exterior architecture and the interior has been transformed into modern condominiums.
When we did our first tour of the home we were struck by the bedroom on the loft floor. The bedroom has exposed beams which were appealing but also overlooks the beautiful century old stain glass window. The room presents a challenge with lower ceiling heights and unusual layout...but no problem a designer can't solve!
Inspired by the stain glass and architecture we decided to treat this room as a perfect retreat for the homeowner. The overall design theme is modern chic for the condo and it is up to each design firm to translate into their rooms. We played up the balance between femininity and strength from the architecturally strong lines. The unexpected color of inspiration from the stain glass that we chose was pink. It is a color that is underutilized but is also very calming. The design is balanced by textures and patterns which are unexpected combinations.
This has been such an amazing experience to be a part of and cannot wait to share our room with everyone.
The Show House will be open from December 10-15, 2015 from 10am-6pm each day and ticket prices are $20. The address is 39-1/2 Maryland Ave, Unit 2, Annapolis, MD, at the corner of Prince George St.