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voith & mactavish architects

voith & mactavish architects

  • halo effect

    When Voith wants a light that blends the modern and the traditional, she turns to the Nimba by Santa & Cole. The fixture features a suspended stainless steel circle with a white plastic inner shade. Available in two sizesa 35.4-inch and a 47-inch modelit comes in xenon or LED options, the latter of which the architect prefers. Santa & Cole, 404.858.4610; www.santacole.com.

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    When Voith wants a light that blends the modern and the traditional, she turns to the Nimba by Santa & Cole. The fixture features a suspended stainless steel circle with a white plastic inner shade. Available in two sizesa 35.4-inch and a 47-inch modelit comes in xenon or LED options, the latter of which the architect prefers. Santa & Cole, 404.858.4610; www.santacole.com.

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    When Voith wants a light that blends the modern and the traditional, she turns to the Nimba by Santa & Cole. The fixture features a suspended stainless steel circle with a white plastic inner shade. Available in two sizes—a 35.4-inch and a 47-inch model—it comes in xenon or LED options, the latter of which the architect prefers. Santa & Cole, 404.858.4610; www.santacole.com.

  • great walls

    Voith doesnt always settle for painted walls; she also opts for wallpaper in standard colors and emerald green dyed-silk from de Gournay. The company offers paper-backed fabric, silk, and damask wallpapers that have been hand-drawn and dyed. Traditional patterns such as these make new rooms feel immediately timeless, the architect says. De Gournay,  212.564.9750; www.degournay.com.

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    Voith doesnt always settle for painted walls; she also opts for wallpaper in standard colors and emerald green dyed-silk from de Gournay. The company offers paper-backed fabric, silk, and damask wallpapers that have been hand-drawn and dyed. Traditional patterns such as these make new rooms feel immediately timeless, the architect says. De Gournay, 212.564.9750; www.degournay.com.

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    Voith doesn’t always settle for painted walls; she also opts for wallpaper in standard colors and emerald green dyed-silk from de Gournay. The company offers paper-backed fabric, silk, and damask wallpapers that have been hand-drawn and dyed. “Traditional patterns such as these make new rooms feel immediately timeless,” the architect says. De Gournay, 212.564.9750; www.degournay.com.

  • master plaster

    Voith says ceilings are the forgotten surfaces in a house, which is why she specifies plaster ceiling medallions from Felber Ornamental Plastering. Shown here in one of the firms projects, medallion 8865 measures 4 feet, 9 inches by 6 feet, 10 inches. Felber offers a wide variety of choice and potential for customization, the architect says. Felber Ornamental Plastering Corp., 800.392.6896; www.felber.net.

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    Voith says ceilings are the forgotten surfaces in a house, which is why she specifies plaster ceiling medallions from Felber Ornamental Plastering. Shown here in one of the firms projects, medallion 8865 measures 4 feet, 9 inches by 6 feet, 10 inches. Felber offers a wide variety of choice and potential for customization, the architect says. Felber Ornamental Plastering Corp., 800.392.6896; www.felber.net.

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    Jeffrey Totaro

    Voith says “ceilings are the forgotten surfaces” in a house, which is why she specifies plaster ceiling medallions from Felber Ornamental Plastering. Shown here in one of the firm’s projects, medallion 8865 measures 4 feet, 9 inches by 6 feet, 10¼ inches. “Felber offers a wide variety of choice and potential for customization,” the architect says. Felber Ornamental Plastering Corp., 800.392.6896; www.felber.net.

  • swede success

    Dont discount IKEA cabinetry, Voith cautions. The Swedish companys Akurum system is one of the best deals in kitchen cabinets, she adds. Offering various stock sizes, the line consists of boxes made from fiberboard and melamine foil, but it also includes soft-close hardware and wood, aluminum and glass, and lacquered doors, among other features. IKEA, 800.434.4532; www.ikea.com.

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    Dont discount IKEA cabinetry, Voith cautions. The Swedish companys Akurum system is one of the best deals in kitchen cabinets, she adds. Offering various stock sizes, the line consists of boxes made from fiberboard and melamine foil, but it also includes soft-close hardware and wood, aluminum and glass, and lacquered doors, among other features. IKEA, 800.434.4532; www.ikea.com.

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    “Don’t discount IKEA cabinetry,” Voith cautions. The Swedish company’s Akurum system is one of the best deals in kitchen cabinets, she adds. Offering various stock sizes, the line consists of boxes made from fiberboard and melamine foil, but it also includes soft-close hardware and wood, aluminum and glass, and lacquered doors, among other features. IKEA, 800.434.4532; www.ikea.com.

  • Daniela Holt Voith, AIA, LEED AP

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    Daniela Holt Voith, AIA, LEED AP

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    Daniela Holt Voith, AIA, LEED AP

daniela holt voith, aia, leed ap
philadelphia and austin, texas
www.voithandmactavish.com

great walls

Voith doesn’t always settle for painted walls; she also opts for wallpaper in standard colors and emerald green dyed-silk from de Gournay. The company offers paper-backed fabric, silk, and damask wallpapers that have been hand-drawn and dyed. “Traditional patterns such as these make new rooms feel immediately timeless,” the architect says. De Gournay, 212.564.9750; www.degournay.com.

halo effect

When Voith wants a light that blends the modern and the traditional, she turns to the Nimba by Santa & Cole. The fixture features a suspended stainless steel circle with a white plastic inner shade. Available in two sizes—a 35.4-inch and a 47-inch model—it comes in xenon or LED options, the latter of which the architect prefers. Santa & Cole, 404.858.4610; www.santacole.com.

master plaster

Voith says “ceilings are the forgotten surfaces” in a house, which is why she specifies plaster ceiling medallions from Felber Ornamental Plastering. Shown here in one of the firm’s projects, medallion 8865 measures 4 feet, 9 inches by 6 feet, 10¼ inches. “Felber offers a wide variety of choice and potential for customization,” the architect says. Felber Ornamental Plastering Corp., 800.392.6896; www.felber.net.

swede success

“Don’t discount IKEA cabinetry,” Voith cautions. The Swedish company’s Akurum system is one of the best deals in kitchen cabinets, she adds. Offering various stock sizes, the line consists of boxes made from fiberboard and melamine foil, but it also includes soft-close hardware and wood, aluminum and glass, and lacquered doors, among other features. IKEA, 800.434.4532; www.ikea.com.

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