Our architect friend Elizabeth Roberts clued us in to her (and many fellow designers& dream winter escape: Hix Island House, a wabi-sabi, eco-friendly hotel on the island of Vieques. Here& her account.
Medieval Design Inspiration: inspired by the Middle Period of European history to century). This dramatic look reflects the stone castles and wooden dining halls of this era. <--- I'm pretty sure it's the set for the Leaky Cauldron from Harry Potter.