Staff photographer Walt Mancini captured these images from the now-open-to-the-public Showcase House in a series of visits, just before and just after the design overhaul was completed.
The Showcase House runs through May 16. Advance tickets strongly recommended. Purchase tickets online, or by phone, (714) 442-3872. On April 24 and May 15, park at the Parsons Corporation, 100 W. Walnut. All other days, parking and shuttle from Pasadena Rose Bowl, Lot I, 360 North Arroyo Blvd. pasadenashowcase.org
More photos after the jump.
Above and below, the eco kitchen by Cynthia Bennett & Associates
Below, the library by Lawrence J. Rizkowsky Design includes two paintings by Augustus Francis, son of painter Sam Francis.
Below, chandelier and fabrics by Amy DeVault in the grand staircase
The guest sitting room, below, by John Cole Interior Design
Below, the gentleman’s bathroom by D Christjan Design
Below, Mrs. Cravens’ dressing room and bathroom by Roberta Martin Interiors
Below, Mr. Cravens’ dressing room by Jennifer Bevan Interiors
Below, outdoor kitchen and garden by Yorkshire Kitchens’ Jan Ledgard
Below, morning garden by Carson-Magness Landscapes
Terrace garden, below, by Pacific Outdoor Living
The decor at The Restaurant at Showcase, below, was created by event designer Billy Butchkavitz, who transformed the restaurant tent into a dazzling dining venue for visitors to enjoy a gourmet meal by chef Wolfgang Puck.
Wall mural on Cravens Estate entry, below
Nearly completed morning room, below, by Linda Allen Designs
Solarium, near completion, by Parker West Interiors, below
Also the solarium, below
Below, the dining room by MKandcompany Interior Design and Decoration as it neared completion
Breakfast room, below, by Reaume Construction and Design as it neared completion
The powder room, below, near completion by Michael Berman Limited
The office, near completion, by Jeneration Interiors, below
The master bedroom, near completion, below, by Julie Kays Design Incorporated
(Photos by Walt Mancini / Staff)