The House for Hope design team and builders, pictured left to right: are: Jamin and Ashley Mills, The Handmade Home; Colleen Locke, Trot Home; Gina Julian, of Gina Julian; KariAnne Wood, Thistlewood Farm; Julie Couch, Julie Couch Interiors; James Carbine and Daryl Walny, Carbine & Associates; Kara Blalock, Lauren Blalock, ReFresh Home; Chad James, Chad James Group; Lori Paranjape, Redo Home & Design; Rhoda Vickers, Southern Hospitality; Angie Forte and Jerome Farris, Peddler Interiors. Full list of participants below. (Photo by Geinger Hill, Forest Home Media)
The 2017 House for Hope Designer Show House team includes: Kristie Barnett, The Decorologist, Nashville, TN; Kara Blalock, Lauren Elder, ReFresh Home, Franklin, TN; Amanda Carlson, Amanda Carlson Interiors, Nashville, TN; Julie Couch, Julie Couch Interiors, Nashville, TN; Lucy Farmer, Lucy’s Inspired, Birmingham, AL; Angie Forte, Jerome Farris, Peddler Interiors, Murfreesboro, TN; Chad James, Chad James Group, Nashville, TN; Gina Julian, Gina Julian, Franklin, TN; Colleen Locke, Trot Home, Nashville, TN; Jamin and Ashley Mills, The Handmade Home, Franklin, TN; Mitzi Maynard, Redo Home & Design, Nashville, TN; Nashville, TN; Karrie Seaton, Stephanie Handley, J & K Design Studios, Brentwood, TN; Joanna Teplin, Clea Shearer, The Home Edit, Nashville, TN; Rhoda Vickers, Southern Hospitality, Atlanta, GA; KariAnne Wood, Thistlewood Farm, Kentucky.
Daryl Walny, Carbine’s vice president of operations, said almost half a million people follow the design team on Instagram and Facebook with hundreds of thousands of page views per month for their personal websites and blogs; it will be an exciting journey until the home is open for tour.
“We are interested to see the different and inspiring perspectives of these unique designers. From website blogs to social media posts, the entire project will have so many creative elements,” Walny said.
Located off Lewisburg Pike in the new Franklin neighborhood of Southern Preserve, the over 4,200 square foot home is a beautiful Modern Farmhouse with a painted brick exterior, covered porches, gourmet kitchen, four charming bedrooms, a children’s playroom and game room.