The favored residence design development cluttering up Instagram as of late requires impartial colours, pure supplies, and an off-the-cuff spirit—all of which describes this hanging home within the foothills of historic Lincoln Heights in Los Angeles. However that’s the place the similarities finish, as a result of this singular venture, by Patrick Bernatz Ward, is the antithesis of stylish, quick, disposable design.
His purchasers, an artist and an actor, wished a spot that may “evoke a way of Outdated California whereas incorporating a palette and aesthetic for up to date dwelling,” he says. “The home was in-built 1907 for one of many unique pioneer households of the neighborhood. Over the past century, the house was stripped of a lot of the unique options and consisted of a number of eras of cobbled aesthetic based mostly on the earlier tenants.”
Patrick’s mission: “to thoughtfully honor the historic structure whereas incorporating up to date California supplies, craftsmanship, and locally-made furnishings.” Beneath, he walks us via the timeless and trend-proof outcomes.
Pictures by John Daniel Powers, courtesy of Patrick Bernatz Ward.