Rustic Style

  • Home Exterior: Joel Schumacher's Rustic Retreat in Carpinteria, Calif.

    The Batman Forever director's home blends rustic elements with an open, contemporary feel.   See the Gallery

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Exterior

    Actor Ólafur Darri Ólafsson tells us about his scenic summer house in Iceland.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Living Room

    The small but cozy living room features a large window to showcase the home’s stunning views.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Exterior

    When he’s not acting, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson (who you may remember as the hilarious drunken pilot in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty) splits his time between his Iceland apartment and…   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Dining Area

    A casual dining area opens to the home’s large wraparound deck.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Guesthouse

    A view of the summer home’s guesthouse and hot tub. “It’s really lovely to use it, especially in winter,” Ólafur says.   See the Image

  • Wood Table: Hinrik Ólafsson's Home in Iceland

    Hinrik prefers to furnish his home with handmade objects, such as this side table carved from the root of a tree. “I don't have much time to shop, but when I do I want to buy quality products made by…   See the Image

  • Home Exterior: Joel Schumacher's Rustic Retreat in Carpinteria, Calif.

    Perched on five acres with ocean, mountain and valley views, film director Joel Schumacher's one-of-a-kind rustic compound was built in 2000 and later featured in Architectural Digest. The home is…   See the Image

  • Pool: Joel Schumacher's Rustic Retreat in Carpinteria, Calif.

    The pool area is one of the best spots on the property to admire spectacular views of the ocean and surrounding mountains.   See the Image

  • Pool and Guesthouse: Joel Schumacher's Rustic Retreat in Carpinteria, Calif.

    Outside, pathways meander through the grounds and past the black-bottomed pool, arriving at an enchanting guesthouse.   See the Image