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    • 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
    • Island hideaway

      When Jodi Cooper first visited Nusa Lembongan, an island located southeast of Bali, Indonesia, in 2012, she felt as if she’d entered a wholly different world. “The mainland had lost…

      Written by Greg Wells
    • A FAMILY AFFAIR

      Jo Alcorn’s clients had a problem. The Ontario-based designer behind Alcorn Home—a brand of housewares including lighting, furniture, and easily washable dog beds—could see their family’s TV room wasn’t doing…

      Written by Greg Wells
    • Wine Tourism Day

      With about 40 wineries you may or may not know that Loudoun County is Wine Country, and we boast some of the highest rated wineries in the country. In just a…

      Written by Greg Wells
    • COLLECTED COTTAGE

      The project was right in Jamie Keskin’s wheelhouse. The Boston-based interior designer’s style can best be described as a modern take on cottage chic. Which is exactly why when her…

      Written by Greg Wells