House Call






Friends, I'm so excited about today's post!  Yesterday, I discovered via Facebook that my incredible sister-in-law had a feature on Apartment Therapy!  I still can't get over it all, I'm so proud!

A couple of years ago, I got news from my brother that they bought a house.  I was so happy for them and their new purchase, but even happier when I realized just how much they loved it.  I heard the details - about how it was a commercial property converted by artists they knew, about how there was a gigantic basement that could be converted to a music venue.  Shipping containers hang out in the backyard, full of leftover materials from the artists who converted the house.  Lockers for kitchen cabinets!  Tons of amazing details for two very creative people.  It was perfect.

Then I got to visit.  My mind was blown!  The house itself is incredible but with their creative touch, it was magical.  It's the perfect house for Halloween and Christmas parties (I know this because I've been to both).  It's the perfect house for intimate shows (I know this because my husband's former band played a show in their living room a few years back).  It's the perfect house for crazy loud rock shows (I have yet to be able to attend a show at the Track House - their very apt moniker - but I have seen pictures and heard good things) and for family get-togethers.  Needless to say, it's pretty awesome.

What's most awesome to me is that it's always struck me (and a lot of others) as a house that belongs in Dwell or on Apartment Therapy or some other amazing publication/website.  And now it's on A.T. and I'm thrilled!


Also, I wanted to pass along some good information to all of you.  Georgia's Etsy shop, The Big Harumph, has free shipping for all Facebook fans for a limited time!!  Click the link to like The Big Harumph on Facebook to get the coupon code.  Hooray!

Last, be sure to check out photos from this beautiful wedding on Style Me Pretty.  I love that her prints show up everywhere, but I especially love that they're being used in weddings.  It makes my heart flutter :)

34 comments:

ag. July 26, 2011 at 10:20 AM  

Wow, I'm in awe over their place! It's so perfectly put together and creative all at the same time, how cool to be shown on AT! I love it!

Brynn {chartreuse and a twist} July 26, 2011 at 10:33 AM  

That is so awesome!!! How exciting for them :) I absolutely love their space...so, so gorgeous!!! xoxoxo brynn

marissa at the boot July 26, 2011 at 10:34 AM  

ok i'm floored! their house is spectacular! that kitchen? oh my goodness! :) congrats to them!

AbbieBabble July 26, 2011 at 10:44 AM  

Oh yay! That is so exciting! They have such a gorgeous gorgeous space- no wonder they were featured on Apartment Therapy.

Leontien July 26, 2011 at 10:55 AM  

It sure is a very good looking place!

Leontien

Sara B July 26, 2011 at 11:44 AM  

What an awesome space!! And congrats to them, how fun!

Jennyboo July 26, 2011 at 11:47 AM  

This is my dream house! Everything about it- the detailing, that dreamy kitchen, the carefully selected furniture pieces. And that is also amazing about the feature in Apartment Therapy. xx

Ren- Lady Of The Arts July 26, 2011 at 11:50 AM  

So cool- I just favorites the shop.

Collins July 26, 2011 at 12:10 PM  

oh, what a cute etsy shop!

Tamra {walkswithBella} July 26, 2011 at 1:16 PM  

That's awesome they were featured and I can definitely see why!! Such a beautiful, creative home. What kind of coffee table is that? Is it a box or crate of somesort?

Checking out the etsy shop, she has great pieces! xoxo

Leslie July 26, 2011 at 1:29 PM  

That's so cool that their house was featured; it looks awesome!


Thanks for your well wishes. :)

shellie July 26, 2011 at 2:12 PM  

that is pretty cool indeed!

natasha {schue love} July 26, 2011 at 2:20 PM  

WOW! What an incredible house! I LOVE the lockers for kitchen cabinets! How innovative! Definitely worthy!

la petite coquine July 26, 2011 at 2:48 PM  

This house is killing me, and I love what a stylish and talented they make! Plus, there's really nothing better than an A.T. AND SMP feature in one week!

Quindome July 26, 2011 at 2:55 PM  

Umm, yup, pretty much Awesome. (Note the capital A!) I pretty much think that living room is the best!

Krystal July 26, 2011 at 3:38 PM  

that definitely looks like the awesomest house!! i love house concerts too, those are the beyond the best.

jillian :: cornflake dreams. July 26, 2011 at 3:45 PM  

omg how exciting! and what a GORGEOUS space! its so interesting and put together! and of course im a big fan of the prints! xoxo jillian:: cornflake dreams

Melissa Blake July 26, 2011 at 3:47 PM  

Wow, their place is stunning!! Congrats to them!

Amber Blue Bird July 26, 2011 at 4:15 PM  

their place is amazing, a little quirky but not crazy. love it.

Stephanie July 26, 2011 at 5:15 PM  

I would die for their place! It looks awesome!!!

Bud and Leo July 26, 2011 at 5:22 PM  

So cool! I love the kitchen cabinets!

Kyla July 26, 2011 at 5:35 PM  

Aww, congratulations to your sister! :) Their house is beautiful...and to live in a converted commercial property is amazing! Thanks for sharing :)

rebecca July 26, 2011 at 7:31 PM  

I'm seeing a million modern furniture icons and I'm swooning!!!

Karena July 26, 2011 at 7:31 PM  

I love it!! How exciting, it is a gorgeous space!!

xoxo

Karena
Art by Karena

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Tang July 26, 2011 at 9:56 PM  

I love that kitchen!

Jess July 26, 2011 at 10:22 PM  

That is so exciting!!! At first I thought it was YOUR new house, but just knowing you are related to this eye candy is good enough for me! Maybe they can help you decorate? hehe! So jealous!

Corrine/Frock And Roll July 27, 2011 at 3:48 AM  

Oh, WOW! Huge congratulations to them! (Although I can see why they were featured, their place is amazing!)

classiq July 27, 2011 at 6:13 AM  

It looks lovely, so eclectic chic. And the terrace is amazing! :)
Ada

carolyn July 27, 2011 at 9:25 AM  

wowie, wow! i would be so proud too! i am in LOVE with their kitchen cabinet idea. are those gym lockers i see? brilliant.

Erika @ ~TiptoeButterfly~ July 27, 2011 at 9:36 AM  

um HELLO - insane - i love it! .. i'm trying to get my friends house into Elle Decor!!! -- i know a few people who have been in Traditional Home

Rebecca - A Daily Something July 27, 2011 at 10:17 AM  

Wow, I want to go to a show at your brother and sister-in-laws house!!!!! :D What a great job they've done decorating and designing!

Brandi {not your average ordinary} July 29, 2011 at 5:06 PM  

That's your SIL's home? Her kitchen is INCREDIBLE! I seriously covet it. And now, I'm going to pin it!

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