New Orleans Homes & Lifestyles - Winter 2011

36th Annual Holiday Home Tour

A Message from the Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans… The Preservation Resource Center is now in its 37th year of preserving, restoring and revitalizing New Orleans’ historic architecture and neighborhoods. Since its founding in 1974, the PRC has preserved…

From the Garden: Garden Therapy

When the world is too much with you, gardening is a great way to relax, and better still, there’s no need to spend a lot of money to make your backyard flourish

Artfully Done

Starting almost from scratch, Nick Mayor and Jessica Bride have lovingly restored their Greek Revival home on Coliseum Square.

Editor's Note: Crunch Time

Once we hit October in New Orleans, the days might get shorter, but somehow, we manage to jam more and more events into them: Halloween parties and Thanksgiving feasts, Christmas celebrations, open houses, glittery New Year’s festivities and colorful Mardi…

Just Desserts

From simple to decadent, these desserts will be sure to impress all through the holidays

Artist Profile: Andrew Brott

There’s a lot of change these days along Freret Street, an Uptown commercial stretch with a bumper crop of new restaurants and other businesses. In the midst of them also has risen the strikingly contemporary three-story home, studio and…

2011 Design Masters

            Julie Neill lighting Who are the principals of your firm/business? I’m the owner of the business, and I also design all of the custom pieces. I consider myself exceedingly lucky to have the most…

Style

Under Wraps It’s no secret that “re-gifting” is considered gauche by many, but the action can be quite acceptable if properly interpreted. Stylish and sturdy, gift bags and boxes in graphic cotton fabrics with reinforced bottoms are more than just…