Six distinctive homes — with unique designs, styles, architectures and back stories — will be showcased in the 37th annual Lakewood Home Festival, and we've got a sneak peek. The festival is going on Friday, November 8, through Sunday, November 10. Tickets are available starting October 11.
6828 Avalon Ave.
This Spanish-influenced gem was constructed by noted Lakewood-area builders Dines & Kraft in 1939 and underwent a meticulous yet loving renovation in 2009-2010.
6828 Avalon Ave. is all about wood against white, creating clean, fresh lines evocative of a luxurious Sante Fe boutique hotel.
The bright, airy master bedroom at 6828 Avalon Ave. is simple yet refined and bathed in natural light.
The beautiful backyard oasis at 6828 Avalon Ave. is the perfect backdrop for an impressive outdoor affair.
6624 Lakewood Blvd.
This exquisite 1929 home fuses all of the history and charm of classic English Tudor architecture with the modern amenities that suit the lifestyle of a busy modern family.
6624 Lakewood Blvd. boasts myriad inviting interior archways throughout its living spaces.
The back porch off the master bedroom at 6624 Lakewood Blvd. affords a tree-top view of the neighborhood.
6616 Lakewood Blvd.
Behind the doors of this 1946 traditional is a recently remodeled interior that wows with its combination of whimsy and contemporary practicality.
Pops of black and white and a carefully placed collection of books at 6616 Lakewood Blvd. make for a comfortable yet refined sitting area.
A pink ceiling? Sure why not. It's balanced by natural light and rich chocolate accents.
Boho chic pillows bring a pop of color to the sedate but stately master bedroom at 6616 Lakewood Blvd.
6565 Bob O Link Dr.
An extensive renovation breathed new life into this 1941 Colonial with an expansion that preserves the home’s character while bringing it into the 21st century.
6565 Bob O Link Dr. boasts a beautiful backyard with plantation-style windows and an immaculately landscaped yard.
A kitchen so beautiful, it's a wonder how anyone can stand to dirty it up. The kitchen at 6565 Bob O Link Dr. is a vision in white, with gorgeous gold lighting throughout.
Playful meets posh in the sitting area at 6565 Bob O Link Dr., thanks to colorful coral pillows and nature-themed wall art.
Eclectic furnishings and art create an approachable and warm interior at 6565 Bob O Link Dr.
7130 Brookcove Ln.
Exemplifying the owners’ fondness for Italian architecture and la dolce vita, this extraordinary modern-day villa exudes warmth, charm and a passion for life under the Texan sun.
Earth tones and rich woods make you feel right at home in the kitchen at 7130 Brookcove Ln.
Exposed brick and vintage charm give this bedroom at 7130 Brookcove Ln. a cozy, old-world feel, bringing a little Italy to Lakewood.
This lavish pool at 7130 Brookcove Ln., however, is all Dallas.
7169 Greentree Ln.
Peek through the mature trees that frame a small green meadow and discover this wondrous, owner-designed English country cottage, housing eclectic furnishings, distinctive collections, and one-of-a-kind paintings and dioramas.
A bookworm could get lost for days in the study at 7169 Greentree Ln.
Hide out from the hustle and bustle in this fabric-draped family room at 7169 Greentree Ln.
The exposed beams at 7169 Greentree Ln. give the home a luxurious lodge feel.