SPACES - July 2016

Editor's Welcome

Editor-in-Chief of Marin At Home, Zahid Sardar, shares what you'll find in this midyear issue, celebrating indoor/outdoor homes across the North Bay.


Here's who contributed to the midyear issue of Marin At Home.

An Insiders' Tell-All

Secrets beyond guidebooks and our editors’ best picks of restaurants, stores and hideouts.

A-Game in Muir Beach

San Francisco architect Julie Dowling transforms a quirky 1960s ocean-side cottage into a modern lookout to live in year-round.

Rock That Joint

Following Charles Eames’ adage that “eventually everything connects — people, ideas, objects. The quality of the connections is the key to quality,” we celebrate some remarkable modern designs that feature imaginative juxtapositions of materials, poetic conjunctions and creative joinery.

On Pointe

Former ballerina Marika Sakellariou adds renovation and expansion of her modernist home in Corte Madera to her long list of accomplishments.

The First Great Portal to Marin

The Hyde Street Pier and Maritime National Historic Park offer a fascinating before-the-bridges look at an important time in Bay Area transportation history.

Tropical Modern

In Tiburon, Blasen's lush hardscapes and shaded lanais have come of age.

Family Dream House

A Swedish matriarch's midcentury-style compound near Healdsburg is a multigenerational playground rooted in the landscape.

Outside In

Transforming a Belvedere entry courtyard into a modern living space.

An Italian Affair

More than just another Italian hill town, this reborn romantic village is a design and culinary adventure.

French Connection

Interior designer Ingrid Ternynck updates a classic Victorian with a preservationist's heart.