Home Design/Decor

New Vistas

Donna and Tom Russell’s Lakefront home brings a fresh approach to modern design.

Summer Style Ideas for the Home

Red, White and Brut With its trendy, nautical red, white and blue design, Chandon’s Limited Edition American Summer sparkling wine is the perfect addition to any summer soiree. Filled with brut classic, this limited edition bottle is bursting with complex…

A Home's Fast Turnaround

Heidi Schirrmann took her new home from a gutted mess to a masterpiece in just a few short months while never sacrificing her sense of style.

Eclectic Living in New Orleans’ University District

In the design world, “eclectic” embraces individual elements from a variety of sources, systems or styles. “To me, eclectic style means that it knows no time period,” says Penny Francis, owner of Eclectic Home on Oak Street. “I believe the…

Junior League of New Orleans Kitchen Tour

The Junior League of New Orleans Eighth Annual Kitchen Tour is a self-guided tour of 12 beautifully appointed kitchens in the Uptown and Garden District neighborhoods. The JLNO Kitchen Tour supports community efforts to help rebuilding in New Orleans, improve…

Bringing Home the Romanticism of Modernism

Because I was born in the early 1970s, it’s difficult for me and others of my age to grasp the optimism that preceded us. We were born in the shadow of the assassinations and strife of the 1960s, grew up…

Style for Your Home

Houses with Charm: Simple Southern Style (Rizzoli, $39.95) Celebrating the warmth and easy elegance of traditional Southern architecture and interior design, Susan Sully’s Houses with Charm: Simple Southern Style showcases homes’ old-fashioned grace while highlighting the talents of some of…

Look Stylish in the Garden

Go beyond boring terra cotta pots and ugly garden shoes to embrace a nice, clean look while getting your hands dirty.

Compact Living for a Big Life

Decorative painter Bekye Fargason chose a small living space to allow for a big studio, but it certainly doesn’t feel like a sacrifice.