| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Beach houses hold an undeniable appeal. Coastal residences of all sizes, from cozy cottages to expansive ocean retreats, capture our imagination. Waterfront dwellings invite us to relax and unwind in a tranquil world surrounded by the rhythms of nature....
| Jul 18, 2013
| 3:10 PM
The Design Center of the Americas in Dania Beach holds "International Design @ DCOTA" - its annual spate of interior design seminars, presentations, panel discussions and parties beginning Thursday, July 18 and going through through next Thursday, July...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:02 AM
With her Maltipoo, Brooks, tucked under her arm, Stephanie Bradshaw was ready to get down to business.
Three employees were buzzing about her Clipper Mill office, preparing for a bridal photo shoot. Bradshaw rattled off questions about the session,...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
That window-abundant and sun-bathed space in many homes, better known as the Florida room, is the focus of a new exhibition in Lake Worth - and it's drawing Palm Beach County's leading interior designers to the table.
The "Interior Design: The Florida...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 5:27 PM
When Elaine Redfield arrived in Fullerton in 1950, it was a culture shock. Mainly because, in her view, there wasn't much culture at all in Orange County.
"When I came here, the county was a great wasteland, really, culturally and intellectually," she...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Today's kitchens are the command center of the home, a place where families and friends gather to share more than just meals. For this reason, spending money on kitchens is still a good idea. Kitchen improvements continue to yield the best return on...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In the old-money-obsessed 1980s, Mario Buatta was one of the go-to designers for the rich and famous. His love of English country decorating and glossy floral fabrics earned him the title “The Prince of Chintz.”
Buatta's luxurious interiors,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Jim Trefz and Ron Fanelle have brought the orange groves and avocado trees and brilliant sunshine of California to their new home in Madison and given it all a mid-century modern flair.
When the longtime California residents bought the 1,600-square-foot...
| Nov 27, 2013
Electric vehicles have been around for several years now, which means that we're starting to see more automakers jump into the segment, like BMW. Its 2014 i3 is a subcompact four-seat EV from an automaker better known for its luxury......
| Jul 24, 2013
In-dash CD players are finally going the way of Razor scooters, shell necklaces and Ja Rule. Automakers have predicted this for the better part of the past decade as car stereos augmented the standard CD player with auxiliary MP3 jacks,......
| Dec 31, 2011
| 6:19 AM
Even though 2011 was a down year for the housing market, it was an up year for housing events in Hampton Roads.
February through November, southeastern Virginia was the scene of three nationally recognized homes, as well as the Peninsula's own Parade...