Kitchens + Baths

Recipe for Flow

Recipe for Flow

by

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…

The Best Laidback Plans

The Best Laidback Plans

by

Laurie Sprenger is a dietician from a big Italian family, and she likes to cook. But she and her husband Chris “don’t live in…

Someday is Now

Someday is Now

by

Even if you’re not a Julia Child wannabe, you still deserve a “tremendously interesting” kitchen, to paraphrase the late culinary icon. Today’s open layouts…

You Can’t Touch This

by

In an era known for tear downs and home renovations that erase any trace of a space’s previous incarnation, the Smith home is a…

Coffee With Cream

Coffee With Cream

by

Edward Cocciadiferro and his wife Jackie like to go big at holiday time — thus the two ovens and large walk-around island in their…

Hardwood Times

Hardwood Times

by

Lush, rural Madison County is one of Western North Carolina’s most heritage-heavy micro regions, the kind of place where old family names have been…

Gutting for Grandeur

Gutting for Grandeur

by

Rita Yerby is a career graphic designer who likes to direct her knack for creative logistics into her other passion: rehabbing old houses. Although…

Flocking Together

Flocking Together

by

The look is high-flown, thanks to homeowner Debbie Finn’s love of all things avian. In this Cliffs at Walnut Cove kitchen, graceful baroque pendants…