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Soucie Horner, Ltd.
Founded in 2000 and based in Chicago, Soucie Horner has been commissioned for projects throughout the United States, Mexico and the UK. The firm provides architectural design services for private clients and SH Studio residential developments.

Our interiors illuminate the individuality of each client with a sophistication and flair that serve to refine lifestyle through design. Every detail is considered in creating environments that are comfortably livable and absolutely lovely. Ultimately, Soucie Horner homes make a gracious personal statement about the people who own them.
8.13.20

Project Profile: Historic Dichotomy

Historic Restoration. Connection. Livable ease. Transforming this 1860s greystone from a seven-unit apartment building into a single-family home was an exhilarating journey in time travel. Landmarked to protect its myriad historical features think artisan-crafted woodwork, hand-forged iron, and leaded stained-glass windows it presented...The post Project Profile: Historic Dichotomy appeared first on Soucie Horner Ltd.. . . .

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Tim Barber, Ltd.
Before launching Tim Barber Ltd in 1994, Tim worked in urbam reclamation, histroc preservation and adaptive re-use. Two decades later, with hundreds of completed projects the firm is widely publish and celebrated as definitive interpreter of Souther California architectural varnacular in projects ranging from mixed-used fevelopments and multi-family housing to large estates and custom family homes. In 2012, the firmed earned LEED Gold rating for new traditional home in Sherman Oaks
7.22.20

Renderings: Learning How You See (Part II)

Last month, we took a look at some of the time-honored rendering types we create at TBL, including 2-D elevations, hand-drawn perspectives and watercolor. In addition to these, our team utilizes a variety of cutting-edge techniques to bring our homes to life in 3-D. Much like our architecture, which is rooted in tradition while integrating modern sensibilities, our unique process merges classical vernaculars and methods with contemporary tools and ideas allowing homeowners to envision their hou . . .

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BAMO
From San Francisco to Bora Bora, Milan to Dubai, we design beautiful and functional spaces where people live or stay.

BAMO designs elegant and functional spaces where people live or stay.  Spanning 20 countries on 5 continents, our residential and hospitality portfolios includes luxury houses, condominiums, hotels, resorts, restaurants, spas, and the occasional superyacht.

Each BAMO project is purposely planned, each design is distinctive.  We don’t have a signature look; instead having style is our hallmark.

We understand space and how it’s used, especially at the luxury level.  Comfortable scale, appropriate materials, well-considered details, and flattering lighting underpin all of our designs.  By responding to our client’s wishes and the context of the property, we are able to design with integrity and at a level that resonates with people from all corners of the world.

Our firm, our team, and our projects have been honored with numerous awards, including Gold Key Designer of the Year and the induction of our founders into the illustrious Platinum Circle.
7.1.20

Transformation Showcase: Ritz-Carlton Chicago

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BAMO
From San Francisco to Bora Bora, Milan to Dubai, we design beautiful and functional spaces where people live or stay.

BAMO designs elegant and functional spaces where people live or stay.  Spanning 20 countries on 5 continents, our residential and hospitality portfolios includes luxury houses, condominiums, hotels, resorts, restaurants, spas, and the occasional superyacht.

Each BAMO project is purposely planned, each design is distinctive.  We don’t have a signature look; instead having style is our hallmark.

We understand space and how it’s used, especially at the luxury level.  Comfortable scale, appropriate materials, well-considered details, and flattering lighting underpin all of our designs.  By responding to our client’s wishes and the context of the property, we are able to design with integrity and at a level that resonates with people from all corners of the world.

Our firm, our team, and our projects have been honored with numerous awards, including Gold Key Designer of the Year and the induction of our founders into the illustrious Platinum Circle.
7.1.20

Protected: Transformation Showcase: Ritz-Carlton Chicago

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Tim Barber, Ltd.
Before launching Tim Barber Ltd in 1994, Tim worked in urbam reclamation, histroc preservation and adaptive re-use. Two decades later, with hundreds of completed projects the firm is widely publish and celebrated as definitive interpreter of Souther California architectural varnacular in projects ranging from mixed-used fevelopments and multi-family housing to large estates and custom family homes. In 2012, the firmed earned LEED Gold rating for new traditional home in Sherman Oaks
6.25.20

Renderings: Learning How You See (Part I)

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Tim Barber, Ltd.
Before launching Tim Barber Ltd in 1994, Tim worked in urbam reclamation, histroc preservation and adaptive re-use. Two decades later, with hundreds of completed projects the firm is widely publish and celebrated as definitive interpreter of Souther California architectural varnacular in projects ranging from mixed-used fevelopments and multi-family housing to large estates and custom family homes. In 2012, the firmed earned LEED Gold rating for new traditional home in Sherman Oaks
5.21.20

A Healthy Home, in the Time of a Pandemic

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Soucie Horner, Ltd.
Founded in 2000 and based in Chicago, Soucie Horner has been commissioned for projects throughout the United States, Mexico and the UK. The firm provides architectural design services for private clients and SH Studio residential developments.

Our interiors illuminate the individuality of each client with a sophistication and flair that serve to refine lifestyle through design. Every detail is considered in creating environments that are comfortably livable and absolutely lovely. Ultimately, Soucie Horner homes make a gracious personal statement about the people who own them.
4.20.20

Designer Profile: Julie Meridian

Julie Meridian is a self-taught photographer in Evanston, Illinois, with a background in fine art and art education. Her curiosity for the commonplace wonders of the worldand her terrific eye for capturing beauty in objects the rest of us might find mundanehave inspired and influenced...The post Designer Profile: Julie Meridian appeared first on Soucie Horner Ltd.. . . .

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Tim Barber, Ltd.
Before launching Tim Barber Ltd in 1994, Tim worked in urbam reclamation, histroc preservation and adaptive re-use. Two decades later, with hundreds of completed projects the firm is widely publish and celebrated as definitive interpreter of Souther California architectural varnacular in projects ranging from mixed-used fevelopments and multi-family housing to large estates and custom family homes. In 2012, the firmed earned LEED Gold rating for new traditional home in Sherman Oaks
4.1.20

Together, Apart: The Architecture of an Ensemble

Music room in a Colonial Revival residence renovation. Designed by Tim Barber Ltd. and Kristen Panitch Interiors. Photo: Tim Street Porter. I learned to play the trumpet when I was nine and a new, exciting world opened to me. I learned the language of music, from theory and history to the nuances of expression. I liked the solo work. But what brought me the greatest joy was the miracle of making music in a group. I often played in marching band and orchestra. Playing in ensemble requir . . .

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Soucie Horner, Ltd.
Founded in 2000 and based in Chicago, Soucie Horner has been commissioned for projects throughout the United States, Mexico and the UK. The firm provides architectural design services for private clients and SH Studio residential developments.

Our interiors illuminate the individuality of each client with a sophistication and flair that serve to refine lifestyle through design. Every detail is considered in creating environments that are comfortably livable and absolutely lovely. Ultimately, Soucie Horner homes make a gracious personal statement about the people who own them.
3.31.20

Travel Diaries: Sweet Home Chicago

While the world as we know it, is vastly different than it was a month ago, let alone a week ago, we are finding respite in what is beautiful. With that, Shea and Martin wanted to share their travel diaries. This time, however, they brought...The post Travel Diaries: Sweet Home Chicago appeared first on Soucie Horner Ltd.. . . .

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Tim Barber, Ltd.
Before launching Tim Barber Ltd in 1994, Tim worked in urbam reclamation, histroc preservation and adaptive re-use. Two decades later, with hundreds of completed projects the firm is widely publish and celebrated as definitive interpreter of Souther California architectural varnacular in projects ranging from mixed-used fevelopments and multi-family housing to large estates and custom family homes. In 2012, the firmed earned LEED Gold rating for new traditional home in Sherman Oaks
2.26.20

Behind-the-Scenes: Site Visit to a Ground-Up Residence

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Soucie Horner, Ltd.
Founded in 2000 and based in Chicago, Soucie Horner has been commissioned for projects throughout the United States, Mexico and the UK. The firm provides architectural design services for private clients and SH Studio residential developments.

Our interiors illuminate the individuality of each client with a sophistication and flair that serve to refine lifestyle through design. Every detail is considered in creating environments that are comfortably livable and absolutely lovely. Ultimately, Soucie Horner homes make a gracious personal statement about the people who own them.
2.12.20

Design Inspiration: 2020 Pantone Color of the Year is Classic Blue

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Soucie Horner, Ltd.
Founded in 2000 and based in Chicago, Soucie Horner has been commissioned for projects throughout the United States, Mexico and the UK. The firm provides architectural design services for private clients and SH Studio residential developments.

Our interiors illuminate the individuality of each client with a sophistication and flair that serve to refine lifestyle through design. Every detail is considered in creating environments that are comfortably livable and absolutely lovely. Ultimately, Soucie Horner homes make a gracious personal statement about the people who own them.
2.12.20

2020 Pantone Color of the Year is Classic Blue

The 2020 Pantone Color Institute's color of the year is Classic Blue. The choice is meant to reflect (and predict) trends, but it also aims to define the cultural zeitgeist...The post 2020 Pantone Color of the Year is Classic Blue appeared first on Soucie Horner Ltd.. . . .

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