New Orleans Homes & Lifestyles - Spring 2016 03/01/2016 Site Staff FacebookTwitter RenovatorsHeroes or Villains? California ClosetsLynell Dow Flynn DesignsJoey and Kristine Flynn NOLA BOARDSDaren Sumrow and Mandy Simpson Tara Shaw MaisonTara Shaw Updating Furnishings for SpringTrends & tricks that won’t break the bank The Cherry on TopPiety Blend at NOLA Brewing From Garden to KitchenWith spring comes renewal, and this issue is full of fresh energy that might give you a boost if you’re thinking about sprucing up your home or outdoor space. For those who are looking to enhance their yard or cultivate… STYLEIt’s the Little Things: Creating Big Moments in Your Home Through The Stylish Small Stuff (Rizzoli, $45.00) Featuring exquisite design vignettes from today’s top designers including Bunny Williams, Alessandra Blanca and India Hicks, author Susanna Salk’s It’s the Little Things inspires readers to… Michael DeasAs a master realist painter, award-winning illustrator, authority on Edgar Allan Poe and 20-year French Quarter resident who is fascinated by New Orleans and its “sense of antiquity,” Michael J. Deas has an obvious love of history. After viewing Deas’s… Bright IdeaBold in color and flavor, this savory dish proves that cobbler isn’t just for fruit anymore! Sunny Side UpSunflowers are easy to grow in Louisiana and serve many health benefits. Multipurpose FurnitureRepurposing and revamping antiques will never go out of style. Like a Rolling StoneJess Leigh continually evolves with her jewelry line. Garden FreshClassic tools for the contemporary gardener Counter Act6 kitchens with style Garden Variety“Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.” – Henry David Thoreau Landscape Images Ltd Yards offer us relaxing retreats. In the shade of a verdant garden, everyday stresses can seem miles away. Enhanced by touches including… RENOVATION OF THE YEARGrace and Sandy Kaynor combined their aesthetics, heirlooms and family histories to return a 19th-century cottage to its former grandeur. Charlotte’s CottageCharlotte Williamson renews and Uptown bungalow with modern updates and vintage finds. Finally HomeTyson Construction joins Southern Living and Operation Finally Home to build a home for a wounded veteran and his family.