Before launching her career as an interior designer, Kathryn Ireland worked as an actress, a women's clothing designer, ran a public relations firm, and produced music videos with her husband. A bit of a nomad professionally and residentially, Ireland has called London, Scotland, Toulouse, and LA home. Her Ojai Spanish-style farmhouse is a reflection of her travels with furnishings sourced from retailers all over the map and bold textiles with an ethnic vibe.
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Although her home is equal parts ancestral English charm, sunny California whimsy, bohemian indifference, and Mediterranean warmth, she pulls it all together in her homey, comfy, family-friendly signature style. House Beautiful recently interviewed her, uncovering her distaste for "matchy-matchy-matchy," her fireplace fetish, and her tips on stuffing pillows. More importantly, the inspiring images of her 1940s farmhouse certainly put her in Coveted Crib territory.