LINDA LA MAHN INTERIORS - CUSTOM INTERIOR DESIGN

CUSTOM KITCHEN 
dark espresso finished cabinets with the island in a black rubbed off finish and custom tile hood over 4 ft viking range and the sharp draw style microwave . Makes this kitchen stand out . 



front entery with iron doors and railings at loft area and carved door to wine room

       


EATING AREA
EATING AREA
notice the walls are upholstered in silk fabric with a tented effect above. seating is on the floor , arieb style
KITCHEN REMODEL
we opened up the wall and added a counter bar pass thru with lighting in the sofett that shines up and down.
KITCHEN REMODEL
LITTLE PRINCESS ROOM
LITTLE PRINCESS ROOM
All in lace & ilets & pink trims
LITTLE BOYS ROOM
Notice the carved cabinet doors & details & a desk area to do home work
LITTLE BOYS ROOM
MASTER BEDROOM
MASTER BEDROOM
Notice the carving on the jacobean posts that hold up the canopy with lien fold panels that match the headboard. This bed was custom made for the client .
The wall in the stair way was removed and this iron railing was added to open up a small entry and let light in from a sky light above.
NEW OPEN STAIR WAY WITH CUSTOM IRON HAND RAIL.
 The wall in the stair way was removed and  this iron railing was added to open up a small entry and let light in from a sky light above.
SPIREL STAIRS WITH SIDE LIGHTING DISPLAYS
SPIREL STAIRS WITH SIDE LIGHTING DISPLAYS
The side displays have glass shelfs hung by steel wires and lighting coming off the back with wire systems to push the power
CUSTOM FROM ENTRY DOOR
The client wanted a piece of art for the front door , so this was designed custom just for them
CUSTOM FROM ENTRY DOOR
stone fire place with three sides
stone fire place with three sides
The other side gos up a wall 20 ft high in a free form shape
budget kitchen with horizontal uppers & stainless vent hood
KITCHEN REMODEL
budget kitchen with horizontal uppers & stainless vent hood
CONCEPT DRAWING
CONCEPT DRAWING
This is how I start the design process to show a client what I have in mind to build
LIFESTYLES BY DOMES VERTURAL SHOWROOM
This is an audio- visual store showcasing lighting controls and home theater systems in a setting of a virtural home. It is located in the hill top area on first colonial ave. in virginia beach. I designed all the lighting techniques to show how the control systems work . THIS IS A MUST TO GO SEE EXPERIANCE .
LIFESTYLES BY DOMES VERTURAL SHOWROOM
This is the kitchen in the Lifestyles by domes showroom
This is the kitchen in the Lifestyles by domes showroom
DOMES LIFESTYLES SHOWROOM
Different view of kitchen in domes showroom
MORE DOMES LIFESTYLES SHOWEROOM
Different view of kitchen in domes showroom
This is one of my favorite techniques for soft lighting
This is one of my favorite techniques for soft lighting
again we are looking at the Domes showroom
SOUTHWESTERN STYLE
the walls are in a faux finish to add softness & complements the fabrics on the furniture. Large plants add drama and warmth.
SOUTHWESTERN STYLE
KITCHEN REMODEL
KITCHEN REMODEL
the arch was a full wall that was removed to enlarge the kitchen area. Notice the up lighting in the crown areas and task lighting under the upper cabinets.
CUSTOM BED SET
The base of the bed has storage draws and the side display areas have down lighting to add accent
CUSTOM BED SET
A REMODEL : This is the BEFORE shot of a wall that we removed and built a bar under the dinning room floor / next is the after shot
A REMODEL : This is the BEFORE shot of a wall that we removed and built a bar under the dinning room floor / next is the after shot
! some ugly wall paper !! next is the After picture of what we did
AFTER SHOT OF THE ABOVE Very english with dark finished wood panels and down lighting over the counter top -- the tv is in a pocket door on the back wall
We put in an iron I bean to hold up the dinning room floor above and open the space up with no support posts to give it an open feeling.
AFTER SHOT OF THE ABOVE  Very english with dark finished wood panels and down lighting over the counter top -- the tv is in a pocket door on the back wall
BEFORE PICTURE of THE SAME JOB
BEFORE PICTURE of THE SAME JOB
concreat walls and ugly wall paper had to go. The client wanted an English tutor type of feel.
AFTER PICTURE
Lots of wood paneling and lien fold carvings at the matel give the english feel the client wanted
AFTER PICTURE
SAME JOB BEFORE
SAME JOB BEFORE
The walls were concreat blocks and very cold in feeling .
AFTER
The wall with the sexton is a closet that opens at the rabbit joints of the paneling to have access . The 12 " crown has lighting that shines down and washes the paneled wall
AFTER
A custom sofett with up lighitng and a counter with under trim that is lite also to add ambieance in the evening
A custom sofett with up lighitng and a counter with under trim that is lite also to add ambieance in the evening
This is a small condo with an eclectic flair to it
Trouple art work on a hall wall
same condo
Trouple art work on a hall wall
same condo
same condo
Stoner Ave restaurant
In L.A. calif.
Stoner Ave  restaurant
RESTURANT IN L.A.
RESTURANT IN L.A.
The client wanted a the room to glow , so the lighting was a key element . This shot is the only natural light source in the space, which is diffused by the glass block .
As you see the rest of the space is totally controlled by artificial lighting
The ceiling has logs that span across from soffetts with up lighten to bring your eye up to the ceiling and add texture to the space.
As you see the rest of the space is totally controlled by artificial lighting
PASSION THE RESTURANT
PASSION THE RESTURANT
My designs always start with drawings that are to scale and diamentioned to be able to build from .
PASSION THE RESTURANT
This is located on Volvo parkway in Cheasapeck , va.
PASSION THE RESTURANT
We took two commercial spaces and gutted them to do a completely new and exciting enviorment that is controled by the lighting for its ambieance
We took two commercial spaces and gutted them to do a completely new and exciting enviorment that is controled by the lighting for its ambieance
see the back bar all done to my specks from the above drawing
This cast glass wall by Ultra glas divides the bar from the dinning area & gives an eating counter for singles to network and meet .
This cast glass wall by Ultra glas divides the bar from the dinning area & gives an eating counter for singles to network and meet .
new fire place with flanking black cabinets that have lighting at the kick area to make them feel like they are floating.
new fire place with flanking black cabinets that have lighting at the kick area to make them feel like they are floating.
this is an in progress photo , the drapes come next to finish it off.
This is a close up of the fire place showing the custom metel trim plates to cover the vents from the fire box and add style. The face is done in black glass and granit mosiac tile.
This is a close up of the fire place showing the custom metel trim plates to cover the vents from the fire box and add style. The face is done in black glass and granit mosiac tile.
This is the reception area of Technico Ship builders in va.
This is the reception area of Technico Ship builders in va.
The wall is cast glass to look like ocean waves made by : Ultra Glas co. out of Calif.
This is a 10 thousand sq. ft. house in Gated communitie of Mulhalland Estates , Calif.
Notice the tourite and see below the detailed stair railings that I designed
This is a 10 thousand sq. ft. house in Gated communitie of  Mulhalland Estates , Calif.
Notice how the open squares blend into the inlaid area of the wood
Notice how the open squares blend into the inlaid area of the wood
This is in the construction stage so there is no carpet on the stairs yet.
At the base board area there is lighitng that shines up onto the wonderful inlaid wood work.
Again , sorry there is no carpet yet.
At the base board area there is lighitng that shines up onto the wonderful inlaid wood work.
This is the back stairs area to the kitchen that has the same style .
This is the back stairs area to the kitchen that has the same style .
Notice how the design peals away and curves out .
Another large home in the Mulholland Estates gated communitie in Beverly Hills , Calif
Another large home in the Mulholland Estates gated communitie in Beverly Hills , Calif
Stone coloumes were brought in from mexico to give the spanish arches lots of texture .
Stone coloumes were brought in from mexico to give the spanish arches lots of texture .
This is the artrium bar that opens up to the butlers pantry with etched glass doors for a pass thru for food and drinks to entertain .
This is the artrium bar that opens up to the butlers pantry with etched glass doors for a pass thru for food and drinks to entertain .
The artrium has  a large foyer and stair case too. This is the first impression as you enter into the house from the front door.
The artrium has a large foyer and stair case too. This is the first impression as you enter into the house from the front door.
Notice the large sky light that lights up the area during the day
ECLECTIC STYLE FAMILY ROOM
The fire place is clad with glass mosaic tile and has up lighting in the crown and under the mantel to accent the glass. The t.v. is mounted above with surround sound . All new furniture ,carpet & drapes.
ECLECTIC STYLE FAMILY ROOM
NEW CONSTRUCTION OF A HOME
NEW CONSTRUCTION OF A HOME
Notice the nitches with lighting to show off art and sculptures.
MASTER BATH & GYM
This custom cabinet and mirrored wall with side lights divides the bath area from the gym area.
MASTER BATH & GYM
SMALL POWDER ROOM
SMALL POWDER ROOM
clean and simple
KITCHEN NEW CONSTRUCTION
The client wanted a retro fiftys feel. clean and open
KITCHEN NEW CONSTRUCTION
STACK STONE FIRE PLACE
STACK STONE FIRE PLACE
The lighting is droped from the ceiling on metel tracks that wind around the stone and light it with texture and warmth at night.
NEW CONSTRUCTION IN L.A.
The front doors and transum were custom made in walnut . Notice the sky light has warm lighting that can be seen from the outside & inside. The side sconces make a pattern of light that is a piece of art in its self. The stairs are marble with side lights in the walls to guide you down into the living area.
NEW CONSTRUCTION IN L.A.
STEPPING DOWN INTO LIVING AREA FROM ENTRY
STEPPING DOWN INTO LIVING AREA FROM ENTRY
More side floor lighting and columes that are grazed and flat display walls with down lights.
SAME HOME
The salt water fish tank is a soothing element in the seating area with the built in sound componets in the wall .
SAME HOME
SAME HOME * fun area !
SAME HOME * fun area !
This is the play room with the main sound system that controls the sound thru out the large 8000 sq. ft. home. Pool table , large t.v., bar with sofetted light , poker table, pin ball machine & a wine room.
NEW CONSTRUCTION IN VA. BEACH, VA.
NEW CONSTRUCTION IN VA. BEACH, VA.
LIVING ROOM
LIVING ROOM
Notice the rectangular fire place opening and archtectural details with lighting & exciting window wall that opens out to the patio pool area.
Sam room
Sam room
WINDOW WALL TO PATIO & POOL AREA
WINDOW WALL TO PATIO & POOL AREA
OPPOSITE WALL OF FIRE PLACE
More lighting techniques
OPPOSITE WALL OF FIRE PLACE
BEVERAGE AREA IN KITCHEN
BEVERAGE AREA IN KITCHEN
This area is dedecated to all types of bevages in this large open contempory kitchen. Notice the ceiling lighting that surrounds the whole kitchen
ANOTHER VIEW OF SAME KITCHEN
ANOTHER VIEW OF SAME KITCHEN
MORE OF THE KITCHEN
MORE OF THE KITCHEN
ENTRY
The large 24 x 24 tiles have a slight curve to invite you into the dinning area and step down to the living room.The contemporary style columes have down lights in the cross areas for ambieance
ENTRY
Drawings of front Exterior
Drawings of front Exterior
DRAWINGS OF WINDOW LAYOUT FROM THE BACK YARD VIEW
DRAWINGS OF WINDOW LAYOUT FROM THE BACK YARD VIEW
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