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In a city as vibrant as San Antonio, it can be tricky to capture the area’s rustic, country style without going overboard — but don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.


The Aransas model home in the Everly Estates community is a prime example of balanced San Antonio style. While staying true to traditional ranch-style homes, designer Kendall Schmitt from Nancy Rae Interiors infused modern and bright elements to create a space that feels light and inviting. The result? Lighter leathers, pops of rust and orange, and artwork featuring livestock and cowboy hats paying homage to local heritage.

The Kitchen

Boasting a large island, high ceilings, and an open-concept floor plan that oversees the family room, this impressive space allows for seamless transition while cooking or helping children with their homework. Wooden barstools and accessories are complemented by warm decor pieces to enliven the space, while black pendant lights add visual interest and contrast to the kitchen’s bright-white color palette.

The Living Room

Aligning beautifully with the kitchen island, the stone fireplace creates a memorable focal point. The room’s spacious layout allows for easy access to and from the kitchen, enabling you to watch TV or engage in conversation while cooking. To add texture, wooden decor and bookshelves are used. Grounding the space are warm-toned textiles and layered rugs for added coziness.

The Dining Room

Vast in size, this beautiful dining room is versatile and suitable for both round and rectangular tables. An enviable gathering space, the room features a built-in storage unit to add functionality, complemented by wooden furnishings in a similar shade. To tie it all together? Light-beige textiles with hints of rust-colored decor, lit by a matte black and linen chandelier — perfectly encompassing the room’s warm, classic vibe.

The Primary Bedroom

This room exudes comfort and serves as the ultimate retreat. You’ll notice a rustic-wood treatment on the primary bedroom’s wall as soon as you enter, adding dimension to the space. The room’s warm color palette is balanced by the neutral headboard and cool-tone rug. A coffee table ottoman maximizes the floor plan, providing ample living space and seating.

The Primary Ensuite

The primary ensuite is cohesive with the primary bedroom’s level of comfort and luxurious feel. This spacious yet efficiently-designed bathroom features two separate vanities for an abundance of personal space, in addition to a sizable shower incorporating unique tile details for a custom feel. The bedroom’s warm color palette is seen throughout the ensuite, showcased through bold prints and pops of deep orange.

On the hunt for more design inspo? Check out this beautifully-decorated modern contemporary home, and discover 4 ways to style your fireplace and mantle like a designer.


Ready to begin your new home journey? Learn more about our Everly Estates community, and explore our homes for sale in San Antonio.


Images courtesy of: Overstock (Alexander Home Sophia Vintage Moroccan Area Rug, Uttermost Idris White Counter Stool, Somette Acacia Natural & Black Powder Coat Finish Etagere, Unique Loom Native Eco Trellis Rug); Shades of Light (Carillon Pendant); Wayfair (Anchor Hocking 2-Gallon Jar with Glass Lid, Kiera Upholstered Swivel, Paulsen Coffee Table, Gatson Handmade Flatweave Rug, Hengrove 6-Light Dimmable Chandelier, Gio Metal Table Lamp, Orchid Floral Arrangement in Planter, Achenbach Upholstered Headboard, Pennock Vegan Leather Ottoman, Waffle Weave Cotton Blanket, Kali Striped Indoor/Outdoor Throw Pillow, Vrej Bead Garland, Darcelle Turkish Cotton Washcloth, Abstract and Geometric Wall Decor, Montana Jars With Acacia Wood Lids, Jaylen Melamine Charger); Burke Decor (Tyler Arm Chair); Pottery Barn Teen (Light Brown Grid Jute Rug); Pottery Barn (Aurelia Hand-Knotted Wool Rug, Layton Upholstered Dining Chair, Baldwin Upholstered Barrel Back Dining Armchair, Palm Woven Rattan & Glass Hurricane Candleholder, Calvert Round Marble Accent Table); Amazon (Madizz Throw Pillow Covers with Fringe Tassels; Williams Sonoma (Balboa Outdoor Round Dining Table); Uttermost (Kettledrum Console Table); Perigold (Belfast 6-Drawer Dresser); Luxe Decor (Paragon Southwestern Cowboy Hat Wall Art).


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