This mid-century trendy house is a design love letter to Seventies stylish |

Ali Topan

Ever puzzled what mid-century trendy perfection appears like? Name off the search as a result of this house designed by Malyev Schafer is the epitome of mid-century trendy stylish.

House owner and inside designer Yana Schafer, the co-founder of Malyev Schafer (opens in new tab), introduced the household house to life by exploring a reverence for 70s structure and decor, preserving and re-envisioning its historical past with equal care.

Yana lives close to New York Metropolis along with her husband and their three youngsters on this home, initially designed by architect Lawrence Stern. She honored the classic spirit of the house whereas introducing modern components.

black clad mid century home

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

‘We noticed the house listed earlier than we have been even critical about shopping for and fell in love with its West Coast mid-century aesthetic, notably with its Richard Neutra-esque central glass atrium,’ remembers Yana.

‘We knew homes like these don’t come on the East Coast market usually, so the house itself grew to become the deciding consider shifting to the suburbs.’

mid-century home hallway with glass atrium

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

The house is situated within the New York Metropolis suburbs in Brief Hills, New Jersey (simply over half an hour from NYC). The neighborhood is thought for its sprawling parks, reservation, and wooded setting.

The mid-century type customized house was inbuilt 1974 by regionally famend architect Lawrence Stern.

The home options a number of crafted design items associated to the mid-century motion,  summary artworks, sunken seating areas, and two fashionable trendy dwelling rooms.

Take the tour under:

Dwelling rooms

two living rooms surrounding a glass atrium in mid-century home in New Jersey

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

A luxurious sunken seating space is ready adjoining to the entryway, creating a classy and welcoming welcome.

mid-century modern living room with sunken seating

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

The formal lounge (seen in the primary picture on the high) is an opulent area with an onyx desk as a focus.

mid-century living room with 1970s pink onyx coffee table

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

Yana says: ‘The grey-tinted oak flooring emphasizes a number of the cooler hues within the rubble and mortar of the fireside wall. The wooden was additionally chosen to hold a heat undertone, harmonizing with the centerpiece of the lounge: an outsized Seventies blush onyx cocktail desk.’


white kitchen marble kitchen in mid century modern home

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

The cooking zone is a lightweight, vibrant area with an announcement marble-style quartzite backsplash and glamorous brass fixtures and fittings.

white kitchen diner with tulip table in mid-century style

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

‘Within the kitchen, quartzite was chosen for the kitchen counter tops, backsplash, and flooring. One in all my favourite issues about this room is the view of the winding cypress tree exterior the kitchen sink window. The expressive inexperienced veining within the backsplash is an extension of the contorted branches of the stone frames.’

Eating room

dining room in mid-century modern style

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

Within the eating room, a mirrored wall, brass Murano pendant, Milo Baughman eating desk, and tapestry upholstered Directional chairs all come collectively to inject the glamour of Seventies entertaining.

‘The day we got here to take a look at the home for the primary time, I found that the unique eating room paired a Paul Evans eating desk with a set of 70s chairs from Directional,’ says Yana.

‘These have been the identical actual walnut upholstered eating chairs that I bought a 12 months earlier for our personal eating space, solely in a distinct cloth.

‘My husband and I all the time speak about ‘indicators’, and to me, this was an indication this house was ours. This made this room notably sentimental so, in adorning, it was envisioned as a time capsule of the house’s unique spirit.’


mid-century modern style snug

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

Open shelving, a chunky rustic espresso desk, and an announcement white desk lamp mix to create a laidback area within the comfortable.

Major bed room

mid-century modern style bedroom with sunken seating

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

‘Like a treehouse, the primary bed room is suspended in surrounding foliage, and the muted earthy tones of the upholstery, dresser, and rugs we selected to increase this sense of pure tranquility,’ says Yana.

Kids’s bed room

children's room with wooden bunk beds

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

Yana Schafer shares the house along with her husband David Schafer, who’s a sports activities media govt, and their three youngsters, who’re almost 11, seven, and three years previous.

One of many youngsters’s rooms options stunning botanical wallpaper and trendy rustic grey-tinted bunk beds for a comfortable but fashionable aesthetic.


mid-century home exterior with swimming pool

(Picture credit score: Andrew Frasz)

The skin is as inviting as the within, boasting a wonderful swimming pool and stylish loungers.

The black wood-clad exterior additionally has out of doors terraces that take pleasure in views over the pool and past.

Leave a Reply

Next Post

Monitor-only Ford GT Mk IV Affords Fanatics ‘Unconstrained’ Efficiency

The Ford GT Mk IV has a novel twin-turbo EcoBoost engine, racing transmission, aero-focused exterior design, and chassis with longer wheelbase for higher on-track dealing with. // Courtesy of Ford Efficiency The brand new track-only Ford GT Mk IV by Ford Efficiency in Dearborn and Canada’s Multimatic offers the most-advanced […]
Monitor-only Ford GT Mk IV Affords Fanatics ‘Unconstrained’ Efficiency