An "Urban Bohemian" New Orleans Loft Is Bursting With Books and Art — House Tour

Name: Nathalie SimonLocation: Bywater — New Orleans, LouisianaSize: 1,350 square feetYears lived in: 1 year, renting When Nathalie returned home to New Orleans five years ago, she settled into a life she loved in the French Quarter. She walked everywhere, knew all of her neighbors, and felt like she was a part of a community. “It was like living in New York City or Paris. Each ‘neighborhood’—even two blocks over—had its own characteristics and culture,” she says. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

A Holistic Designer's New Orleans Home Looks as Beautiful as It Feels — House Tour

Name: Erica A. Jacobs and cat LuciLocation: Uptown — New Orleans, LouisianaSize: 1,000 square feetYears lived in: 1 year, renting Erica Jacobs runs a nature-based, holistic home design company called Between Red & Violet, where she offers services ranging from space planning to landscaping. She defines holistic home design as an “intuitive and perceptual process rooted in physiology, sociology, and psychology designed to enhance well-being.” And her 1000-square-foot quasi-studio apartment (two large rooms are divided by enormous, functioning pocket doors) in New Orleans is the perfect example of her design philosophies. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico