Former TV reporter showcases her eye for design in Highland … – Chron.com

Go to among the metropolis's finest examples of contemporary structure and design and increase cash for two good causes on the Sept. 23 Trendy Structure + Design Society house tour.

One of many eight properties on the tour is the Highland Village house of Keli Rabon Davis and her husband Brandon Davis. Rabon Davis is a former investigative journalist at KTRK Channel 13. It was a spec house that wasn't fairly completed and the couple moved into it in Could. 

Planning for all new furnishings, the couple had just a bit over 4 months to fill its four,645 sq. ft.

Rabon Davis turned to havenly.com, a global design web site that connects owners to designers wherever in the world. Type of a match.com for the inside design world.

Trendy Structure + Design Society house tour

When: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 23

The place: 4028 Essex Lane; 2202 McClendon; 6008 Memorial; 2304 Goldsmith; 6517 Wharton; 3610 Oak Forest; 5407 Chenevert; 6243 Chevy Chase

Tickets: $40 per individual, youngsters underneath age 10 are free

VIP ticket: $75 for tour and an after-occasion mixer ($35 of this ticket will go to Hurricane Harvey aid

Data: purchase tickets at www.mads.media or at any tour house

Advantages: Lawndale Artwork Middle will obtain a portion of proceeds

Her match was with Julio Arco, a designer in Monterrey, Mexico, who took her imaginative and prescient up a notch. She knew she needed yellow, had some furnishings picked out and a ground plan in thoughts. Arco supplied concepts for tables, rugs and different gadgets to drag all of it collectively. The pink cellphone sales space in the lobby and a videogame-like rug in the media room had been his concepts.  

The Davises like a mixture of excessive and low decor, smooth and exhausting finishes and daring colours towards pale neutrals. So the lounge is navy blue and yellow-gold and the eating room is black and gold. Vibrant colours on Roche Bobois Bubble assortment furnishings pop in the media room. And their 18-month-previous son Braeden has a fairly swank nursery with an acrylic crib, a bookcase formed like a giraffe and animal wall mounts out of plush toys. 

The annual occasion takes you inside eight properties throughout Houston. Lawndale Artwork Middle is the occasion's annual nonprofit associate and receives a portion of proceeds. To assist victims of Hurricane Harvey, attend a submit-occasion VIP occasion that offers $35 of every ticket to charity.

Common tour tickets are $40; the VIP ticket is $75 and contains admission to the tour and after occasion.

This 12 months's featured architects are refuGe Design Studio, m + a structure studio, Charles Todd Helton Architect, Origin Architects, Intexure Architects, On Level Customized Properties and studioMET Architects, which has two properties on the tour.

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