It's a toss-up whether designer Matthew Bees likes global style or soulful old Southern houses best. But one thing is certain: His curiously contradictory passions make for strong, spirited decorating.
"I think anything, expensive or inexpensive, new or old, American or global, can be in the same space if it is placed correctly," Matthew says.
Matthew Bees on the home's front steps. The ivy topiaries grow in antique iron urns he bought from a New York estate.