Romantic Is Restraint

A romantic and subtle interior design for a classic-style home.

stucco house exterior with potted plants
A romantic and subtle interior design for a classic-style home.
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stucco house exterior with potted plants
Romantic Is Restraint - Exterior - 2006
Designer Paul Siskin suggested a gravel forecourt and flowers massed in pots in place of the more expected perennial border. Against the soft tones of the stucco, pots and containers collected by Ani Antreasyan are planted with a vibrant mix of summer annuals.
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kitchen by paul siskin with black cabinets
Romantic Is Restraint - Kitchen - 2006
In the kitchen, the choice of wood, as elsewhere in the house, is oak, but here the Boffi cabinets are stained an almost-black ebony.
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traditional kitchen pantry
Romantic Is Restraint - Kitchen - 2006
An open pantry off the kitchen is home to the refrigerator as well as the family's collection of tableware.
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walk-in shower
Romantic Is Restraint - Bath - 2006
Like all the windows of the house except those in the bedrooms, the window within the walk-in shower of the master bath intentionally has no covering. Siskin supplements daylight with antique pendant fixtures and multiple sconces that are "like jewelry for the room."
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girls bedroom by paul siskin
Romantic Is Restraint - Bedroom - 2006
In designing bedrooms, Siskin usually devises upholstered wall treatments that make a bigger statement than headboards, installs some variation on a swing-arm bedside lamp, and prefers rugs to wall-to-wall carpeting.
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Fire Pit Exterior
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Romantic Is Restraint - Exterior - 2006
Classic Westport chairs ring a stone firepit especially popular with the clients' children and their friends. In the distance, a poolhouse atop a stone plinth will soon disappear beneath wisteria climbing its arbor framework.
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