Good things for the home, both old and new
Twenty-four local design firms have redecorated a new home in Wesley Heights. See each area and pick your favorite.
Designer Shawn Evans brings some glamour to his Northwest home.
Merrifield’s Mosaic District is a retailing hybrid that is bringing a new kind of shopping to the area.
Eleven years in the making, a new book captures the botanical bounty of the Old Dominion.
We scouted out 11 items to get your home on trend.
We rounded up our favorite gifts for the home, all less than $50.
Interior designer’s 19th-century commercial property store and studio are open.
Before and after photos of the Spring Valley home that was made-over by 23 local designers.
More home and gardening features
Things happen when you party under the stars that don’t happen in the dining room. From grilling to table settings, backyard entertaining is as easy as ABC, as in Plan A, Plan B, Plan C.
Destination Design: The longtime hub of Alexandria retail is a vibrant mile-long streetscape of vintage and new home furnishings.
Twenty-four local design firms have redecorated a new, 14,150-square-foot, stucco-and-stone house in Wesley Heights. From a media room to outdoor terrace, details on the region’s biggest design event of the year.
Domenica Marchetti lost her kitchen for two months while it was renovated. But she kept her eye on it.
It doesn’t matter how big your kitchen is, it can be beautiful and efficient.
We asked the experts to dish on things to consider when redesigning your kitchen.
Don’t overlook this important space in any kitchen. Here is everything you need to know.
Howard Avenue in Kensington has been known for its antique emporiums and auto body shops.
It’s a small space, but with the right fixtures and furnishings, it can make a big statement.
Once a place for little more than nuts and bolts, stores are carrying more things to help you declutter.
New technologies can make independent living easier for seniors.
Decorating a 1,700-square-foot family home with lots of charm.
Does the bookshelf have a place in the modern home?
A one-block section of Wisconsin Avenue can keep a shopper busy for an afternoon.
The three-month event includes an exhibit on industrial design in the 21st century.
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society president, Drew Becher, talks about how attendance is on the rise at the annual show.
How would you like spring to come a month early? Grab a few bulbs, a pot, some potting soil, and get forcing.
Higgins reaps the summer harvest and prepares a lettuce garden for the fall.
Higgins uses the arbor to make shade for the summer and demonstrates how to keep tomatoes standing tall.
Higgins explains how an arbor makes a small gardening plot more spacious and shows how to care for herbs and lettuce.
Higgins prepares his community garden plot for the start of spring and gives tips on sowing, growing and harvesting.
Fall Home & Design Issue
A couple bought the frame of the house and moved it to Potomac.
Home design nowadays is all about light and bright, even for antiques. The hottest items today are pale, inspired by Swedish Gustavian furniture.
‘Mad Men’ mania still fuels the collectibles market, with help from politics and vintage Versace.