We could all use a little design help from time to time. And for those times, we have super helpful designers, like Betsy Van’t Hof of Art By Design. Betsy very graciously let us in on some tips for designing with the “Mod Cod” look, a type of traditional Cape Cod cottage style that integrates modern aesthetics and technological features. She designed the staging for a home listed by Villa’s own Tracy Bowie and Tim Carr of the Tim Carr Group, 201 16th Place, Costa Mesa. Betsy also offered her thoughts on another home the two have listed at 1620 Orange Ave, Costa Mesa, which also showcases the style.
Here are her thoughts on the “Mod Cod” interior style:
What is “Mod Cod”?