Isabella Oliver founder's tangerine dream house
Vibrant and eclectic, Baukjen de Swaan Arons’ home is the perfect space for her family. It also reflects the design ideals behind her stylish clothing brand…
Posted: 2 September 2011
On the top floor is the children’s bedroom, the boys on the bunk bed and Pippa on the bed by the wall. Tall shelves are lined with a collection of toys: slide back the shelves and you discover the en suite bathroom – a capsule cocooned between the children’s bedroom and the guest bedroom.
It’s a house full of original touches, and there’s more to come. “There’s some fabulous house-shaped wardrobes by Dutch company Kast van een Huis that we’d love to get,” says Geoff. They’ve even been mulling over the possibility of a new colour for the kitchen floor. So would they ever consider shocking pink, or a zesty lime green? “We’d probably stick with another warm colour, like red or gold,” says Baukjen. Whatever they decide, the future’s bright…
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