Author: Eva Fedderly

Making Memories

One of the most recognizable settings during the holiday season is The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel. Against the backdrop of a Gilded Age lobby, the hotel’s glittering Waldorf Wonderland stretches an entire city block. Local garden center…

New Build Of The Year

The Faroukis strategically designed their kitchen to be on the second floor, in order to flood the kitchen with light. “We lived in a double shotgun previously. It makes such a difference having windows on both…

Seasons Change

Emily Shea Robín knows how to light up a room. This year, the born-and-bred Louisianan has cemented her position as both interior decorator and working mom. Armed with many years of professional experience,…

Predestined

Right: In the living room, Eclectic Homes suggested a high gloss emerald green paint for the ceiling to compliment the reupholstered Louis the XVI arm chairs and the yellow and blue wallpaper with chimerical blossoms. “I…

Bright Ideas | Staying Cool

Denizen of the French Quarter, Peter Patout knows classical Southern homes. As both an architecture historian and licensed historic property realtor, Patout says there’s much to be gleaned from the structures of old New Orleans houses. Going back to the…

Bright Ideas | Plant Power

Architect and designer Benjamin Massey believes in the power of the plant kingdom. While Massey’s talents are firmly rooted in residential architecture and interior design, this New Orleans native has a penchant for perennial plants and lush landscapes. “Greenery is…