Emotional Investment

Emotional Investment

Art procurer encourages a “love at first sight” approach Juggling new motherhood, a design business, and a love of art collecting — a passion…

Recipe for Flow

Recipe for Flow

Tight collaboration yields a stylish high-contrast kitchen It takes a visionary village of construction pros, designers, and artisans to create a high-livability kitchen, one marked…

Vivid Is as Vivid Does

Vivid Is as Vivid Does

Sunnyside Trading Company drenches the re-use concept in global colors Stuart Hough was born in Oklahoma but is a true citizen of the world,…

A Matter of Good Taste

A Matter of Good Taste

Baker and blogger collects boutique cookbooks Anyone who photographs food has a serious job to do in a short time frame, making a platter…

White Glove, Green Mind

White Glove, Green Mind

Luxury modern home store features an organic twist Four Corners Home is a luscious store with a rarified, oh-so-Asheville inventory. Owners Michelle and Gary…

Ergonomic Aristocracy

Ergonomic Aristocracy

Designer explains the essence of European Modern Mimi Lemieux’s deliciously French name may conjure images of a Regency commode adorned with marquetry and gilt…

A Toast to Travel

A Toast to Travel

Retired journalist displays shot glasses from around the world The history of the shot glass is murky, but one popular origin story says a small…

Room to Breathe (and Play)

Room to Breathe (and Play)

Green-interiors juggernaut expands good choices into a lifestyle Sean and Laura Sullivan, owners of Living Stone Design + Build and ID.ology Interiors & Design, respectively,…

Southern Around the Edges

Southern Around the Edges

“Idea House” in the Ramble highlights local builder A treasured publication with fiercely loyal subscriber-followers, Southern Living still focuses on the decorative traditions, gracious…