This is an excellent example of stencilling where no paint is used! Instead you stencil with varnish, and then stain. The stain doesn't 'take' to the place where the varnish is (so it comes out clear wood colour). Its such a clever idea and means you don't loose the natural beauty of the wood. *Sourced from: http://indulgy.com/post/gxVezHxxf1/diy-furniture-stencilling
“The Balinese style allows the trade winds to circulate and gives an indoor-outdoor atmosphere to the rooms,” says Fernandez.The entranceway to Casa Grande Framina, which has flooring made of railroad ties.