A house is a feeling. Lauren’s third book explores the emotional connection between the way we decorate our homes and our daily lives. She advises readers to think beyond just the objects in their homes and explore how design informs an intentional, happy, and authentic life.
The book includes practical design information, with never-before-seen case studies on a variety of homes including her personal home, a contemporary home in the woods, a Spanish colonial, and many others. Each case study explores a hardworking design aspect (such as proportion, scale, and color), while also focusing on the emotional aspect of the home. The chapters are inspired by the following themes: vision, calm, history, confidence, atmosphere, imperfection, joy, and gratitude.