Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013
"Primitive Lane" is a style of living,” says Patrick Blake. “It takes you back to Colonial times when things were simple and flaws were welcomed."
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013
When Ed Charbonneau and Erica Berven decided to buy their first home, they had a vision in mind: Atomic Ranch, as in the Space Age-era houses that have become the height of retro chic to a new generation of homeowners.
Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013
The integration of technology into home décor has come a long way since clunky TV screens peered out of armoires and media cabinets
Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013
When you plant bulbs in the fall, you bury something that looks pretty brown and boring. Come spring, your hard work pays off.
Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013
I could tell this mother-daughter conversation was not going well. “I have an idea,” I interrupted, not wanting this conversation to deteriorate any further. “Have I ever told you about the Sisterhood of the Traveling Silver?”
Friday, Sept. 27, 2013
Most people refer to it as one of the Ellis Mansions, but the actual name of the building is the Turnbull House. If you know the full story of the home at 215 Union St., it makes perfect sense.
Friday, Sept. 27, 2013
A 16-page special section with features and ideas for the home
Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013
Like a lot of modern decor, children’s rooms are enjoying a rethinking. No longer restrained by old-school ideals for juvenile decor, these spaces now feature elements that transcend genres and traditional gender themes.
Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013
Walk into a crafts or home furnishings store today and notice all the signs: rows upon rows of pre-fabricated signs that speak of love, blessings, family and home. You can make attractive ones yourself if you're so inclined.
Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013
Busy Americans are demanding more from each room in the house, and spaces designed for multiple functions are popping up all over floor plans, design blogs and magazine spreads.
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013
Bad bugs vs. good bugs — it’s the name of the game when it comes to environmentally friendly gardening.
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013
How can you create a stylish, sophisticated family room where grown-ups will want to spend time, while still keeping the space kid-friendly?
Monday, Aug. 12, 2013
In the manner of “when the world gives you lemons, make lemonade,” when the garden gives Sherrill Cooper problems, she makes art.
Friday, Aug. 9, 2013
The entryway to Margaret Rufer 's home is overflowing with silken colors, displaying flower arrangements and fabic-woven wreaths.
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013
Felder Rushing is not a man to be hurried. This former county extension agent turned folklorist, author and lecturer is an advocate of slow gardening — emphasizing the process over the product.