Top 15 iconic Western homes

We dug into our archives to find inspiration for the 5 designers who created the Reimagined Home for Celebration Weekend 2013. Hidden in the pages were more iconic homes or moments in Western design we had to share

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Reimagined den
Thomas J. Story

Reimagined den

Swap out the TV. In most dens, the television commands the attention. “I wanted to flip that on its head and put something else massive on the wall,” says Hiemstra. Her pick: a marquee-style art piece in the shape of California.

Swing low. A hammock in the corner is still a great way to signal This room is for relaxing. Hiemstra hung one end higher “so it feels more like a seat,” she says.

Double up on lounge space. “Everyone’s always fighting over the couch,” says Hiemstra. But not with this layout, thanks to a pair of deep sofas placed back to back.

Open up storage. Instead of closed-door built-ins, Hiemstra gave the room architectural interest by creating a wall of staggered cube cutouts to hold books and plants.

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