Los Gatos Home Features Modern Design

Laveta Brigham

LOS GATOS, CA — This home features modern design with large decks offering views of the surrounding mountains. Features include a kitchen that opens to a family room and living room/dining room. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances and a breakfast room with large windows for views into the trees.

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  • Address: 17300 Debbie Rd, Los Gatos, California
  • Price: $2,189,000
  • Square Feet: 5350
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 4 Full and 1 Half Baths
  • Built: 1992
  • Features: Meticulously designed, built to capture the beauty that surrounds it. Open floor plan, contemporary design, abundant natural light. Grand entrance has 2-story ceilings
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Shop the show homes’ looks through Qualico’s Design Q

Laveta Brigham

Three new home builders are making all the furniture and accessories in their show homes available for purchase to anyone — whether they buy a home or not.

a living room filled with furniture and a fire place: Design Q offers for sale the furnishings seen in show homes by Pacesetter Homes, Sterling Homes and StreetSide Developments.

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Design Q offers for sale the furnishings seen in show homes by Pacesetter Homes, Sterling Homes and StreetSide Developments.

Qualico builders Pacesetter Homes, Sterling Homes and StreetSide Developments are selling the carefully curated show home pieces through Design Q, Qualico’s design centre. As a retail division, Design Q Shop began in August and is an idea perhaps long overdue.

“Design Q started seven or eight years ago,

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How This Medieval French Town Is Still Impacting Interior Design Today

Laveta Brigham

From Veranda

The tiny commune of Aubusson, France, rarely makes an appearance on must-see travel lists, but history buffs and design aficionados alike should consider adding it to their French itineraries. Aubusson lies in France’s Creuse region, about an hour-and-a-half east of Limoges, the town made famous for its porcelain. However, Aubusson has its own namesake craft, weaving, that became so popular, the city’s name became a commonly used term for the rugs and tapestries produced there.

Aubusson became renowned for its carpets and tapestries as early as the 16th century, when they began to appear in royal residences. The

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Check out this Design District warehouse that was converted into a home priced at nearly $2 million

Laveta Brigham

Drive by 2231-33 Valdina St. in the Design District, and you’d probably think it was an artist’s studio. It’s a warehouse with a gated entrance, a simple exterior and garage doors across the front.

But someone lives there.

In fact, it’s a set of multiple units. Keith Johnston, who owns Unit 102, was part of the early development of the warehouse and helped get it rezoned for residential living. Johnston, who is an entrepreneur, investor and the CEO of Branded Inc., has listed his home for $1,975,000. It has two bedrooms, two bathrooms and enough interior space for the current

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Tour 36 new Portland area homes for sale with the latest looks, designs

Laveta Brigham

If you’re curious about the benefits of being the first owner of a new home or seeing the latest design trends, attend the free Fall Metro Portland New Home Tour, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24, and Sunday, Oct. 25.

The tour showcases 36 homes built over the region in a variety of architectural styles and price ranges. There’s even a shipping container home outfitted by the Interior Design Society.

“Because people are spending so much time in their homes, many homeowners are looking to remodel their existing home or purchase a new home,” says Adrian

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