design dialogue: brenda jean lusher.
Tile is one of our favorite ways to bring big impact to a small space, but we rarely give much thought to the production process. But after chatting with Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based tile artist...
3/23/2012 12:00:00 AM
style scout: retro chic.
A confession: I don't own a dishwasher. I traded in delicate, moisturized hands and perfectly manicured nails for pretty views, some extra square footage and life in New York City. I never thought I...
3/21/2012 12:00:00 AM
duly noted: pure space.
It’s no secret that we’re huge fans of Jennifer Post’s unique design sensibilities—after all, we did feature one of her gorgeous projects in the summer 2011 issue of our New...
3/20/2012 12:00:00 AM
editor's obsession: lavender spinel ring.
I was a sensitive kid and notoriously absentminded, which made for some pretty spectacular meltdowns when I lost things that I loved. There was one particular European vacation that culminated in my...
3/19/2012 12:00:00 AM
house guest: vintage blend.
South by Southwest may have people all over the country flocking to Austin at the moment, but if you ask us, the best Texas attraction is still about three hours east. We first heard the siren call...
3/15/2012 12:00:00 AM
on trend: polka dots.
Lately, I’ve been seeing spots, and not the kind in front of my eyes. I’m referring to polka dots of every size, shape and color. Initially drawn to the spherical designs for their quirky...
3/14/2012 12:00:00 AM
sneak peek: cover story.
There are plenty of things to do on New York’s Upper West Side: You can take a walk in Central Park, stop in to peruse the cheese at Zabar’s, pretend you’re Meg Ryan in You’ve...
3/13/2012 12:00:00 AM
editor's obsession: hering berlin.
Is there a more adorable phrase in today’s food-obsessed cultural landscape than the roll-off-the-tongue “amuse bouche”? Not only do the words have all the sweet sophistication of...
3/12/2012 12:00:00 AM
editor's obsession: silestone vase.
I can’t resist a good vase. Turn to virtually any surface in my home, and the evidence of my guilty decorating pleasure is irrefutable. Though the vases I have are made of the usual...
3/5/2012 12:00:00 AM
design dialogue: karen comerford.
Karen Comerford started her career as a Hallmark illustrator, designing art to grace the cover of cards offering congratulations on new business ventures or professing feelings of admiration for the...
3/2/2012 12:00:00 AM
house guest: mountain time.
We like to think that at the heart of every tried-and-true city slicker is a mountain-loving persona (like ourselves). Though that might not always be the case, we would bet our favorite...
3/1/2012 12:00:00 AM
style scout: urban terrace.
Being from Chicago, there are days when I desperately miss the Windy City for its breathtaking views and sweeping skyline (though, I could do without the freezing winter months). But stumbling upon...
2/29/2012 12:00:00 AM