Less is More with Gulf Coast Cottage

They set to work opening up the floor plan, infusing wall-to-wall white, and then selecting furnishings that would elevate the house from cold and stark to comfortable and stylish. The changes provided the perfect backdrop for Emily’s art. “The home’s clean, almost gallery-like setting really allows my work to stand out,” says Emily, whose vibrant art is largely inspired by life on the Gulf of Mexico. “This creates a warm, lively space with dynamic energy.”