New Orleans Homes & Lifestyles - November 2007

The Race is On

Nothing is quite as exciting as a horse race. The Triple Crown—Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes—are often edge-on-the-seat TV watching experiences. For those lucky enough to attend one of these races, the thrill lasts a lifetime.It’s…

Bottled Up

This custom wine cellar contains wine rack tables, individual wall-mounted wine racks, custom cabinetry, a granite countertop and vaulted ceiling.Photo courtesy of Vigilant, Inc.You can separate the serious wine buyers from the mere casual connoisseurs by taking a look at…

Not Incidentals

Inspire your inner chef with these fabulous pots, pans and cookware, or with stainless-steel basics from the restaurant source that the pros use. Find decorating ideas for your bathroom with the simplicity of hand-crafted copper and mosaic sinks, colorful glass…

Painting a New Picture

For those who doubt the old adage, “What goes around comes around,”consider George Demmas. By his own description, George had an idyllic childhood, growing up in a sprawling Uptown home adjacent to Tulane University. Now, a few decades later, George…

Custom for the Country

The Heriz rug in the entryway has been in the family for years. The chandelier is from Niermann Weeks. The walls of the living room are antique pecky cypress. The couch and slipcovered chairs are from Villa Vici. The sisal…