lighting Columns

October 24, 2016

This week’s decorating surprise is a look at lamps topped with “street art‘ shades from www.urbanlampscapes.com … fabulous!...(read more)

January 18, 2016
George Ross
Make a plan to light your room with a combination of practical and decorative fixtures.

Make a plan to light your room with a combination of practical and decorative fixtures....(read more)

May 25, 2015
A rustic structure calls for sinks and cabinets made from natural, sustainable materials

Dear Debbie,

We are building a cabin in the woods, a dream we have had forever. As much as possible, we are using reclaimed wood and any other salvaged materials to complete the rooms. Have you any sources or ideas for the kitchen and bathroom?

Dear Hannah and Doug,

I admire your adventurous spirit and know how it feels to make a dream like this come true. I have been renovating an 800-year-old villa and farmhouse in Tuscany for three years now, and have taken countless trips to stone quarries and salvage sites as well as every kind of flea market and roadside sale to gather material and furniture for my new home......(read more)