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editor's note

Editor’s Note Winter 2019

As we were finishing up this issue of Sacramento Home, the weather finally turned cool and crisp. Fall in Sacramento is glorious, especially after a long, hot summer. When we first started talking about...
art filled world

It’s a Mad Mad Art-Filled World

WALK INTO Jon Stevenson’s Carmichael home and you’ll see art everywhere you look. In the kitchen. The hallways. Even the bathrooms. For Stevenson, the creator of the Trumpette baby-fashion brand, art is both an obsession...

Out with the Old? No Way

Modernizing doesn’t mean everything has to be brand-new. WHEN IT COMES TO REMODELING, designer Curtis Popp has a motto: “Exploit the good, eliminate the bad. And use a scalpel, not a sledgehammer.” That’s exactly what he...

Bath & Beyond

FOR DESIGNERS, a partnership with a major brand is the holy grail. So says Folsom interior designer Leyla Jaworski, who recently teamed up with Delta to design a modern bathroom with a California bohemian...
editor's note summer 2019

Editor’s Note Summer 2019

SUMMER IS FINALLY HERE, and not a moment too soon. After a cold, rainy spring, it feels good to finally see the sun again. No matter how old I get, summer reminds me of...
a little bit country

A Little Bit Country

A Loomis couple marries farmhouse ease with contemporary style. ALL GOOD MARRIAGES require a bit of give and take. So it goes for Jamie and Bill Webster. She grew up in the Bay Area and...
french translation kitchen

French Translation

From ranch house to farmhouse, with more than a soupçon of style. What do you do with clients who have a love of French antiques, a yearning for farm animals and a thoroughly outdated 1950s...
Rainbow Home

At the End of the Rainbow

A young family finds joy in an artful new home. After buying and renovating several old homes in the Sacramento region, Britt and Chris Weseley were ready for something new. That’s when they stumbled across...

What’s Old is New Again

IT WAS AN OLD DRESSER that started Mat Anderson on his career path. He and his wife had just bought a house when Mat decided to fix and refurbish a midcentury dresser for their new...
beast + bounty

Bounty and the Beast

BEAST + BOUNTY, the hot new restaurant in Sacramento’s Ice Blocks development, has been getting rave reviews for its look as well as its food. Michael Hargis, B+B’s owner, handled the design himself, selecting...





Obsessed – Knobs by Belwith Keeler

I AM OBSESSED with these pulls and knobs by Belwith Keeler. I work with cabinet hardware a lot. I like to keep it interesting...
hawks family

The Family That Cooks Together

After spending all day in the kitchen, a professional chef could be forgiven for not wanting to cook when he or she gets home....
chic baby nursery

Ooh Baby!

As every mother knows, flexibility is key to successful parenting. It’s also key to creating a chic nursery that can adapt as baby grows...