| Oct 15, 2012
| 3:06 PM
Janet Browne, a retired designer who outfitted the interiors of colleges and banks during a lengthy career collaborating with her architect husband, died of congestive heart failure Oct. 12 at the Pickersgill Retirement Community in Towson. The longtime...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Richard D. Pickens, owner of a Crofton interior design firm who lived in Union Square, where he served as president of the Friends of the H.L. Mencken House, died Tuesday of stomach cancer at Anne Arundel Medical Center.
He was 50.
"I was dumbfounded...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 12:58 PM
House renovation tips ...
1. Think about how you live and what you need to live comfortably in your space.
2. Create a detailed set of specifications that enable you get the same end product when you interview contractors and get bids.
| Jul 18, 2012
| 1:18 PM
It's not like her appearance on TLC's "Four Houses" on Monday, July 30th at 10 p.m. EST will be Katia Bates' first time in the interior design spotlight.
After all, the Fort Lauderdale resident re-did the Versace Mansion in South Beach...twice.
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:15 AM
When Nancy Dorman and Stanley Mazaroff first saw the old stone farmhouse in northern Baltimore County, it had holes in the walls and raccoons in the basement.
But it stood in the middle of 85 acres of farmland, with cows grazing in the distance and...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Daniel Reed's flair for decorating and interior design — especially during the holiday season — is immediately evident at the front door of his very modern duplex in Baltimore's Clipper Mill development. To visit this home is to slip into a...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Sally B. Willse, former treasurer of a Riderwood interior decorating firm and a volunteer, died Dec. 24 of complications from dementia at the Symphony Manor assisted-living facility in Roland Park.
The longtime Ruxton resident was 89.
The daughter of...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Martyn Lawrence-Bullard left his home in England for Los Angeles 20 years ago, determined to be a movie star.
The acting thing didn't exactly work out. But in one of those delightful turnabouts in life, he is now the interior designer to the stars. Ed...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:23 PM
I am thinking about refreshing the paint colors in my house this fall, especially in the kitchen and in the bedroom. What kind of new color palette are you seeing right now, particularly for those rooms?
While there are always new color trends emerging...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:19 AM
This year's Baltimore Symphony Decorators' Show House offers not only a look at the latest interior design trends but also a peek into the Timonium home of quarterback great Johnny Unitas.
Unitas lived in the five-bedroom house on Timonium Road from...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:11 PM
When Lagunan John Benecke was invited for a drink with a fellow Philharmonic Society of Orange County board member, designing a room for the House of Design was not on his mind.
"Am I in trouble?" Benecke told of his reaction to the invitation. "[The...