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Greg and Christy Billock’s Beautiful Bohemian LA Home Tour

  • June 21, 2022

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I think of Thom York singing ‘Everything in Its Right Place’ when I look at Greg and Christy Billock’s Los Angeles home. All the pieces, from the midcentury décor to the Spanish-style bones of the 1930s three-bedroom house, complement one another. Poring over the space is a meditation. The dark woods evoke wisdom from the trees, and the rich metals a grounded vibe. All the while textured tiles and ceramics elicit a sense of calm. It’s a place where art, intention, and comfort collide—which all comes from the talent of Kirsten Blazek.

The creative director behind multifaceted design firm A1000xBetter, Blazek approached the Billock’s home in the same vein she does all her projects: by looking at the nuance and layers of the life that will unfold there. Creatives and avid cooks who love to host, the Billocks live here with their two children. To support how they inhabit the space, Blazek—who worked with designer Patrick Maziarski on the project—employed her experience in art and color theory in every design choice.

The details are eclectic and bohemian. Blazek also merged the kitchen and dining spaces, allowing for a greater expanse to gather, cook, and eat. (And, of course, for the sunny Los Angeles light to drench every corner.) A large dining table custom designed by A1000XBetter provides an anchor for all of it to come together.

The result is more than a stunning scene. It’s a feeling. And it’s a place filled with unexpected details, like the regal Heath ceramics backsplash in the kitchen. This added “visual interest

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