Wine Country Renaissance The rebirth of Napa and Sonoma after devastating wildfires is inspirational. And in celebration of its resurgence, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite places to revel in the renowned region’s wine, scenery and phenomenal food. BY KATHY CHIN LEONG, October 2019 A year ago, beginning on Sunday, October 8, 2017,…
By Annette Hanami, 9/25/18, CA California Home+Design The Francis House, Calistoga Photos by Michael Hospelt Shuttered for over 50 years, the historic The Francis House was respectfully restored and re-envisioned by Dina and Richard Dwyer as a luxury, 5-room inn. Originally built in 1886 for merchant James H. Francis, the National Register landmark is the only stone…
The Francis House is nominated for the California Design Preservation Award. Keeping our fingers crossed.
Hard at work for our submission to the National Park Service.
Our Carrara Marble Fireplace Mantel. Very proud of this Ebay find. Originally was on the set of the TV series Peyton Place. So worth the pain of bringing it here from LA and piecing together the broken pieces.
Another angle. Please notice the copper flues. They are like jewelry on the roof.
Stone Mason Carving a Missing Piece of the Keystone for the Rear Window.