Stressed Out? Try Hitting the Woodshop

Could it be that we’re in a renaissance of working with our hands? I mean really working with our hands? You know, with heavy tools that leave calluses, on projects that at the end of the day, week or month give you something that can’t be emailed or uploaded, but that can be used for … Read more

8 Delightfully Casual Common Spaces

We’re well into summer in the Northern Hempisphere, and our homes are likely hosting more guests for playdates, sleepovers and family visits. It’s got me thinking: How do we create social spaces at home that are impeccably styled yet reflect the dressed-down needs of the season? Let’s take a look at a few inspiring spaces … Read more

Morning Nook Tips for Sleepyheads to Get Up and Goers

A private oasis

Start your morning on the right note by crafting a space that lifts your spirits and fills you with vitality for the day ahead. Whether you want to be energized to get moving, or you crave a gentler awakening, the first step is to set up a special corner that supports your purpose. Morning sunshine … Read more

11 Elements of the Perfect Sunroom

Greenery

Sunrooms support leisurely living and increase square footage – often with lower construction costs than a fully finished room. If you’re thinking about someday adding a sunroom or turning an existing space into a sunny retreat, here are some features to consider. And if you’re not, maybe these photos will change your mind. 1. Decorations … Read more