Happily Ever After: A Romantic Straw Bale Home

A couple hand-builds a romantic, enduring straw bale home in a quiet mountain town. Then the story takes a surprising twist.

In designing the great room, Emmanuelle and Bradley sought to create an open space where friends could gather. Dark coffee stain gives the concrete countertops a leathery look. The table and chairs are a find from Mexico.
Photo By Joe Coca