Category: Home By Design

    • Harbour Island Beauty

          Many designers are faced with the challenge of balancing historical charm with aesthetically modern updates. That’s compounded by the architectural headaches that can come with renovating an old…

      Written by Alex Ackermann
    • Humble Beginnings

      AN EMPTY LOT IS TRANSFORMED INTO A TIMELESS LANDSCAPE For Sara Furlan, design director of Mariani Landscape, it’s all about creating and implementing a design that looks as though it’s…

      Written by Greg Wells
    • Lush Lines

      MODERNISM MEETS LOW-WATER PLANTINGS IN THE ARIZONA DESERT When most people design their outdoor living areas, they forget one thing: to be truly welcoming, they need all the delights of…

      Written by Greg Wells
    • Plot Pioneers

      In the fashion industry, styles come and go. Today’s hot look is passé tomorrow and the day after is transformed into retro chic. The same style rules apply to gardens.…

      Written by Greg Wells
    • A TECHNICOLOR LIFE

      No matter where you live, sometimes, the only way to make a house feel like home is to design it with your personality in mind. Take this property decorated for…

      Written by Greg Wells
    • Stir it up

      Stir-fry recipes can be as simple or complicated as you make them. By combining fresh ingredients and exciting flavors in a wok or skillet, you get a one-pot dish that’s…

      Written by Greg Wells
    • Sweet Souvenirs

      Travel trinkets might seem like a good idea until they end up in cardboard boxes in the basement. Because the average trip goes by in the blink of an eye,…

      Written by Greg Wells
    • Creative Conservation

      Though Roisin Lafferty, creative director of Dublin, Ireland-based Kingston Lafferty Design (KLD), considers this project their most challenging to date, the end result shows no sign of its original condition.…

      Written by Greg Wells