Eliana de Leon awarded for get the job done at new Geneseo Inn
–Eliana de Leon, an inside designer based mostly in Paso Robles, not long ago received the 2021 Metallic Architecture Design and style Award in the Interiors Classification the judges reviewed her do the job done at the Geneseo Inn, a bed and breakfast located at Cass Winery’s vineyard.
“It was a productive collaboration among Alice and Steve Cass, Ted Plemons [the owners] and me,” de Leon mentioned. “It was energizing to existing atypical strategies and components to consumers that have been on board with ‘designing outdoors the box’. As soon as I read from Ted that future guests would be being in true freight containers positioned within the vines, I understood I had to occur up with unique thoughts to mesh with their vision and assistance develop an incredible encounter. We agreed that the interiors wanted to be ‘edgy’ to match this distinctive thought,” she explained.
Geneseo Inn, which was done in June 2020, was crafted using recycled industrial shipping containers and this thoroughly clean-lined, urban aesthetic was more formulated by the interior structure. Just about every of the eight models has a distinct topic motivated by a tune. For the ‘Country Roads’ home, de Leon described that “we had a tailor made headboard fabricated from Cass Wine staves and put in ceramic planks on shower partitions that look like vibrant faded barn wooden that exude previous time travels”. For the ‘Gaia’ home, the goal was to use sustainable materials to generate a calming environment, together with “a particular Tansu floor tile that is rumored to have therapeutic properties”. For the ‘Ebony & Ivory’ area, the use of “glossy black tiles juxtaposed with bigger white matte tiles that generate a startlingly attractive contrast” in the shower, as nicely as other black and white accents in the home, were being utilized to signify piano keys, as the proprietors are sponsors of the Paderewski Competition.
“I moved to Paso Robles following a profession in Los Angeles building exciting initiatives like Resort Bel-Air in Los Angeles and Bellagio Resort in Las Vegas. But this undertaking was the most stimulating. It gave me a opportunity to pull from my 30 decades of design and style encounter and aid clientele build a certainly exceptional position in Paso Robles for visitors and locals to love,” de Leon mentioned.