Remember how giddy you felt receiving mail at summer camp? Sliding your finger carefully under the flap of the envelope, unfolding the pages and deciphering your best friend’s—or, let’s be honest, your mother’s—cramped handwriting was pure bliss. Recreate the feeling in adulthood with a lovely letter pack (or four!) from …Read More »
Tragically, some of us cannot afford homes listed in the millions, but we can think of such palaces as inspiration for our vision boards, right? $2,599,000 Silver Screen Bedrooms: 6 Baths: 7/2 Square feet: 9,624 Is not having a movie theater or fitness room in your house a stone-cold deal …Read More »
If we’re supposed to drink a certain amount of water every day, shouldn’t it flow like everything else in our lives? Synced to our smartphones with a user-friendly app. Nadya Nguyen, the creator of HidrateSpark, sure thinks so. HidrateSpark is a sleek, new water bottle infused with technology aimed …Read More »
Curb Appeal Historic Mount Vernon—hip yet soulful—offers something for everyone, especially potential homebuyers hunting personality.
MARKET WATCH MOUNT VERNON ICONS $174,900 Modest Luxury Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2 Square feet: 1,600 Not ready for a house? Or maybe you’re downsizing. Whatever your motivation, this condo’s the perfect fit. With two bedrooms and two baths, there’s plenty of space to stretch out. Cozy up in the loveseat …Read More »
Published in the April 2016 issue of STYLE. Where warm weather lands, swimming pools inevitably follow. It’s science. After all, there’s no better way to spend a warm summer day than by the pool. This natural-looking pool at a home in Anne Arundel County was designed by Pete Mansen of Catalina …Read More »
As the philosopher A. Morissette might have said, isn’t it ironic … when a chair’s slinky/arty design makes you want to stand up and dance? Don’t you think? That’s no doubt why we love this minimally maximal iron chair designed by Francesco Della Femina (and handcrafted by artisans around Naples)—it’s so …Read More »
$1,975,000 Reisterstown Royalty Bedrooms: 6 | Baths: 8/2 | Square Feet: 9,000 Luxury announces itself straightaway in the stately brick exterior, marble flooring in the foyer and the impressive cedar staircase. The bright kitchen features a breakfast nook and overlooks the spacious family room. With at least 15 different rooms …Read More »
These days, Target is just about everyone’s everything store—for grocery essentials, on-trend clothing, high-end appliances, tech gadgets, books and more. With their home décor department recently coming to resemble West Elm, it’s not surprising to find popular pieces carried in other stores—but for so much less. Take the potted faux …Read More »
The owners of this serene water garden needed a place for their pets—six red-eared turtles, one terrapin and some koi—to reside. But, of course, they also wanted something beautiful to help break up their yard, which also features a natural- looking swimming pool. “When designing a garden, we try to …Read More »
Garden Dream Courtney and David Sieck have wedded an artistic vision with a DIY sensibility to create a personal, practical garden.
When Courtney and David Sieck and their two daughters moved into their 1910 Georgian Colonial house in 1976, their gardens consisted of foundation plantings, privet and forsythia hedges, with a big backyard that functioned as the neighborhood baseball diamond. “We had one of the only flat yards” in their section …Read More »