One of our gorgeous vacation rental homes, 5 Via Serena, is featured in the September 2009 issue of Coastal Living Magazine. The six-page story features decorating tips from the owners, Debie and Brad Weitz. Highlights from the article below –
Writer: Audrey Davidow, Coastal Living Magazine, September 2009
“Built in 1952, the 1,800 square-foot island Colonial had been moved to a different spot on the property to make room for two new, large five-bedroom villas. But the cottage’s petite size sealed the deal for the Weitzes, who wanted to simplify. Today, the new houses and this old-school charmer share a palm tree-shaded courtyard and marsh views.
Debbie soon adopted “easy living” as her beach house style mantra. “’In Atlanta, I’m constantly surrounded by so much stuff,’” she says. “’Here, I wanted to keep thinks simple and calm.”” She stuck to a neutral palette of tans and whites, with an occasional punch of blue, to keep the mood serene and emphasize the marsh views. “’I didn’t want anything to take away from that,’” explains Debbie, who prefers to add interest with natural textures such as sisal rugs, hemp throws, and petrified-wood tables.
Read the full article here: viaserena_coastalliving_0909