A former Miss Texas saves a 100-year-old Marfa, Texas, dance hall and transforms it into a sleek, minimalist retreat.
Photo: Misty Keasler
Moving the front entry to the side allows guests to spill out easily into the courtyard—extending the home's living space. Barbara installed a fire pit on axis with the indoor fireplace so when they are both lit, they create a striking display. And the steel pipes in the fire pit outside evoke a campfire when lit.