New Orleans Homes & Lifestyles - Fall 2009

If life gives you rain...

Between subsidence and rainstorms, both of which we have in abundance here, rain gardens make great sense.

Soldier on

Collections of military antiques can be both aesthetically pleasing and meaningful.

creative force

Tressa Procter-King of Flambeaux Design Co. makes New Orleans-inspired jewelry out of polymer clay, copper wire and found objects.

artfully done

Sculptor and physician Dr. Arthur Silverman and his late wife of more than 65 years, Merce, filled their home with a blend of low-key furnishings and light colors, letting their art collection truly shine.

Holiday Whimsy

With a fresh and nontraditional color palette and custom-made centerpieces with fresh lemons and apples, Richard and Sally Edrington keep holiday decorating fun.

New Orleans Alchemy

A home just steps from Audubon Park illustrates the fresh sophistication of today’s New Orleans style.

Design Masters

This year, New Orleans Homes & Lifestyles presents our second annual  class of Design Masters, bringing together a wealth of diverse talents who help us to maintain, renew, rebuild and rethink our unique city. Lance and Elizabeth Bordes, Lee Ledbetter,…

A house of a different color

No white baseboards? Peach-hued ceilings? Colorist Mary Cooper offers some unusual suggestions for interior color that will add life to your home.

pie-eyed

Pie is good any time of year, but it’s a necessity during the holidays.

The Second Annual Renaissance Awards

New Orleans Homes and Lifestyles and the Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans recognize five historically sensitive home renovations and two business icons.