A freewheeling mix of posh and casual furnishings strikes the right lively note for a growing family.
The owner-occupants of this classic four-story brownstone wanted to expand their living space from two floors to three.
A full-on gut reno by CWB Architects and high-end interior design by Fearins | Welch turned an 1860s brick row house into a stylish home for a modern-day family.
It takes a certain level of commitment to transform a wall with a bold pattern or color.
The architectural tweaking and redecorating of this Brooklyn Heights two-bedroom condo grew out of a complaint very common among parents of young children. "Kids' stuff was taking over the whole apartment," said Erin Fearins of Fearins & Welch, a full-service interior design firm established last year after a decade as a department within Brooklyn-based CWB Architects.
A new central staircase and a big bay window enhance light and add space to a family's three-level brownstone apartment in Boerum Hill.