The soothing repetition of horizontal lines links indoors and out, as does the streamlike ribbon of river rock leading into the entry of this home in Orinda, California. The front door and sliding glass panel create opposing forms for visual interest.
Design: Lara Dutto, D-Cubed, Emeryville, CA (510/557-1484).
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Resources: Inlaid pebble path made of polished Mexican beach pebbles from Mt. Diablo Landscape Centers (mtdiablolandscape.com or 925/687-2930) and installed by homeowners.
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