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Modern Farmhouse Design, Altadena Home
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Courtney Thomas
September 28, 2022
A Modern Farmhouse Design Dream A single working mom knew the big-picture vision she wanted for her modern farmhouse design. But she felt in over her head when it came to executing the details. Courtney Thomas Design stepped in to work with her contractor and...
California Coastal Design Style
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Courtney Thomas
September 28, 2022
A California Coastal home is cozy and inviting. Think sink-in sofas, ocean palettes, blown glass, and the best of indoor and outdoor living. This is a home that feels lived-in — a space you can belong to. Imagine walking into a space filled with oversized...
Classic Cape Cod Coastal Design Style
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Courtney Thomas
September 28, 2022
A Classic Cape Cod Coastal home is the beach version of a traditional home. Think shingled wood exterior, millwork, upholstery, and an open floor concept. This is a bright and breezy home. Picture in your mind a Nantucket or Hamptons-style home (a la the Diane...
Spanish Transitional Design Style
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Courtney Thomas
September 28, 2022
A Spanish Transitional home is filled with history, and you can feel it. Think terra cotta, dark woods and metals, bronze, iron, and lots of deep reds and oranges. This is a home that’s rich in character. Imagine polished woods and arches everywhere you look...
Charleston Charm Design Style
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Courtney Thomas
September 28, 2022
Charleston Charm is just that — charming. Think colors, patterns, layers, and a classic style mixed with character. This kind of style brings the energy and story of your home to life. Imagine colors and patterns at play, weaving together the story you want to...
Mountain Modern Design Style
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Courtney Thomas
September 28, 2022
A Mountain Modern home brings you up close and personal with nature. Think lots of glass, exciting angles, warm interiors, and contemporary light fixtures. This is a dynamic space. Imagine a beautiful balance of moody and dark exteriors paired with warm interiors that bring this...
Modern Farmhouse Design Style
By:
Courtney Thomas
September 28, 2022
A Modern Farmhouse is all about those big open spaces. Think deep patios, porch swings, wood floors, whitewashed walls, and a balance of both indoor and outdoor spaces. This is the place that you can call home. Imagine a space filled with tons of light...
Ranch House Before Kitchen Space Renovation
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Courtney Thomas
February 23, 2022
Fifteen years ago, we moved into a 1500 square foot ranch house. For me, it was anything but architecturally beautiful. I wanted symmetry, traditional lines and clean white cabinetry. This house was all odd angles, confused roof-lines, wood paneling  and beige blah. I started plotting...
House From Mailbox
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Courtney Thomas
January 26, 2022
Our homes bear witness to every step we take on the path to becoming who we are. In this way, our homes act as our daily observers and play an essential role in raising us. Miranda Lambert’s song, The House That Built Me, always reminds...
California Coastal Kitchen Island Project Design
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Courtney Thomas
January 05, 2022
We have all been patient this past year. So patient. Vendors, clients, the CTD team. We have held our collective breath waiting and planning around ever-changing timelines and supply chain choke-holds.  All through 2021, final installations and reveals were delayed. Single installations turned into multiples...