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Historic Preservation
Interior Design
Landscape Architecture
Multi-Family Residential
Retail
Third Places
 
Leschi Lookout – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential

Leschi Lookout

A second story addition and full-house transformation to convert a short Cape Cod home into a Pacific Northwest Modern house with a fantastic view of the lake.

Backyard Reading Retreat – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture

Backyard Reading Retreat

This petite backyard shed and yard are an urban oasis: the perfect place to relax and recharge in the busy city with a great book.

The Urban Sanctuary – Interior Design for a Condo – Board & Vellum
Interior Design

The Urban Sanctuary

This condo in a converted church balances the look of original details with a combination of industrial materials and modern lines for a clean, contemporary feel.

Dynasty Room – Interior Design by Board & Vellum
Interior Design, Retail

Dynasty Room

In the now-shuttered Four Seas restaurant in Seattle’s International District, the old and the new mingle in this experiential reincarnation of the Dynasty Room bar.

City Cottage – Board & Vellum – Interior Design – FF&E
Interior Design

Crow’s Nest Cottage

A tiny, adaptable guest house with a modern, moody, Pacific Northwest vibe. With an interior design theme centering around crows, the cottage is full of “creature comforts.”

Capitol Hill Apartments – Board & Vellum
Multi-Family Residential

Capitol Hill Apartments

This new apartment building aims to maintain the best of Capitol Hill, while making room for more to share this great community.

Lake City Park – Landscape Architecture – Board & Vellum
Landscape Architecture

Lake City Park

This new neighborhood park celebrates play, recreation, urban agriculture, relaxation, enjoying the outdoors, and it features art funded by the 1% For The Arts program.

Laughing Buddha – Tattoo Parlor & Piercing Shop – Retail – Board & Vellum
Interior Design, Retail

Laughing Buddha Tattoo & Body Piercing

Laughing Buddha’s new space has a soothing, spa-like atmosphere, but one that still keeps the “edge” of a tattoo and piercing parlor.

The Eden Interiors – Interior Design and Staging for Apartments – Board & Vellum
Interior Design, Multi-Family Residential

The Eden Interiors

With all new interiors, these apartments give off a classic-yet-current vibe designed to attract their target client: young professionals with an eye for Instagrammable spaces.

The Cottage – Café, Bar, Coffee Shop, Restaurant – Board & Vellum
Interior Design, Retail, Third Places

The Cottage: Coffee, Bistro & Bar

Coffee shop by day, restaurant, bar, and performance venue by night, this flexible space balances the aesthetics of a Parisian bistro and a rustic, country cottage.

Capitol Hill Landscape – Capitol Hill Craftsman – Board & Vellum
Landscape Architecture

Capitol Hill Craftsman Landscape Design

Crisp, new walkways and plantings, along with a great-looking bike shed, help this Craftsman home in the Capitol Hill neighborhood feel anchored in its yard.

Landscape Architecture, Multi-Family Residential

The Shoreline Row

The gabled roofs and traditional details of these townhomes complement the neighborhood character, while the interiors feature the modern, open plans that so many buyers seek.

Roof Deck Penthouse – Classical Rooftop Conservatory – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential

Classical Rooftop Conservatory

This rooftop conservatory is a hidden jewel box on the roof of an older condominium building in Seattle, featuring a penthouse and deck with a spectacular view.

Landscaped retail streetscape at Club Monaco – Board & Vellum
Landscape Architecture, Retail

Downtown Retail Streetscape for Club Monaco

A lush, planted streetscape sets this urban retail space apart, with mature plants offering height, and climbing vines drawing the eye up the façade.

Woodinville Pivot – Modern Interior Design – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential, Interior Design

Woodinville Pivot

Bold artwork and bright accents paired with a calm and natural supporting palette give this ’70s-era home a bright, light, and balanced contemporary look.

Colonial Restoration On The Hill – Historic Restoration – Board & Vellum – Historic Colonial home on Capitol Hill, viewed from the street.
Custom Residential, Historic Preservation

Colonial Restoration On The Hill

After suffering from fire and the associated water damage, this beautiful, historic Capitol Hill mansion needed careful restoration to return it back to its former glory.

Outdoor living room with a gas fire pit. – Urban Yard at The Seattle Box – Board & Vellum
Landscape Architecture

Urban Yard at The Seattle Box

This urban yard is not expansive, but it tucks in all the amenities you dream of for outdoor living, with landscaping designed to look fantastic, year-round.

Sliding mirrors in the master bath. – Remodel in a Tudor-style home: Morning Light Master – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential, Interior Design

Morning Light Tudor

Tucked under the eaves of this Tudor home, a master suite, two kids’ bedrooms, and a hall bath feature calm, soothing finishes paired with crisp black accents.

Addition to a Craftsman home. – Craftsman in Blue – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential

Craftsman in Blue

This three-story addition to a Craftsman home gave a family the room they needed to grow, while respecting the home’s classic Craftsman details.

Wedge-Shaped Mixed-Use Building on a Triangle Lot – Board & Vellum
Landscape Architecture, Multi-Family Residential

Wedge Apartments

This triangular, mixed-use building for a three-sided lot in Fremont will feature commercial spaces at street level, with small apartments in the floors above.

Refresh on the Ravine – Remodel on a Steep Slope – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential

Refresh on the Ravine

With bright, sherbert-hued accents and spaces filled with light, you may be surprised to find this home features a deck cantilevered over a wooded ravine.

Hidden Alley Apartment – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential

Hidden Alley Apartment

A once dark and dingy alley apartment attached to the back of a commercial building is now transformed it into a light-filled unit with a landscaped yard.

A House for Bear – Remodel on Federal – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential, Interior Design

A House for Bear

The historic details of this home were preserved, restored, and built anew, as needed, to ensure that this updated home still celebrates its storied details.

Bainbridge Island Residence – Arced Retaining Wall – Board & Vellum Landscape
Landscape Architecture

Bainbridge Island Residence

Beautiful and varied foliage details and an arcing, terraced retaining wall help this island yard both look great, and function well, for a young family.

Magnolia Maison – Brick Home Remodel – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential, Interior Design

Magnolia Maison

This once-compartmentalized brick home is now open and full of light, airy spaces. Finishes and fixtures were curated throughout for a cohesive look and feel.

Lifting a House – House Lift Transformation – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential

House Lift Transformation

Rather than building a new second story for this home, we lifted the house up, turning a shallow, unfinished basement into a light-filled, walkout main floor.

Medina Midcentury Home Remodel – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential

Medina Midcentury

This midcentury home remodel updated the house with contemporary creature comforts, while respecting its midcentury style and taking advantage of its open plan.

Split Level Remodel – Sammamish Split by Board & Vellum – Metal Railing with wood cap.
Custom Residential

Sammamish Split

This transformation of a 1980s-era, split-level home created a family-friendly, open plan layout full of contemporary finishes and modern touches.

Paint those cabinets white for a bright kitchen refresh. – Addition on Three Floors – Board & Vellum
Custom Residential

Montlake Tudor

Expanding the footprint of a home can gain much-needed space, but sometimes, it helps to lower the basement floor, too, so you gain some extra vertical space.

Lowercase Brewing Taproom – Looking down the bar, towards the cushioned
Retail, Third Places

Lowercase Brewing Taproom

The open spaces, tall ceilings, concrete floors, and overhead doors of this old auto repair shop work perfectly when transformed into a tap room for a brewery.

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