Ballard Businesses Form Collaborative Home Design ‘Hive’
A quartet of home design companies finds synergy across the courtyard.
When John DeForest, founder of DeForest Architects (Ballard, 1148 NW Leary Way; 206.262.0820; deforestarchitects.com), first saw that a building on Ballard’s Leary Way was for lease, he knew it was more than double the amount of space his business needed. Then he thought, “Our practice is built around collaboration—with clients, colleagues and contractors. What could…
Emerging Home Design Trend Makes Room for Extended Family
The mother-in-law suite concept gets glammy.
The “Bollywood Mansion” in Bellevue, offered by Realogics Sotheby’s, provides the ultimate in multigenerational living with more than 15,000 square feet and separate wings for three families
Ellen DeGeneres’ Furniture Line Launches in Bellevue
The talk show host is getting into the sofa game.
Thomasville Home Furnishings conjures images of hefty dining tables and dark wood hutches—in other words, the kind of décor your grandmother would buy. The brand is over 100 years old, but until recently, there’s been a disconnect between the quality of its product and its aesthetic. In an age where light and minimalist are the…