Fresh take on Traditional Style

Text by Katie Wood / Photography by Marcy Black Simpson / Styling by Harriet Alley

A homeowner transforms this 1940s-era bungalow into a contemporary space while still honoring its heritage.

Open the door to this 1948 classic post-war-style bungalow and find a space filled with natural light, cozy furnishings, and sentimental accents. Homeowner Harriet Alley spent almost eight years updating and decorating both the exterior and interior of her cottage, seamlessly blending the cottageā€™s rich past with contemporary pieces.