New House, New Style, New Challenge

We never thought it would happen, but we are moving from our brick colonial in Arlington to a post-and-beam contemporary just a mile away.

Guest Post: Marika Meyer

Marika Meyer describes her whirlwind master bath renovation, which replaced ’90s brass fixtures with white subway tile, Carrara marble, and polished nickel.

Alexander Finestone’s Glorious, Girly Nursery

My former colleague at the Washington Design Center enlisted her designer friend Jenna Buck Gross of Colordrunk Designs to outfit her baby daughter’s nursery.

More Dutch Design

More exploration through The Hague, Netherlands, which just hosted its third annual design festival in May: The Festival Design Kwartier.

Celebrating Dutch Design in The Hague

A trip to Amsterdam included a jaunt out to The Hague, where it held its annual design festival celebrating Dutch design, art, textiles, ceramics and furnishings.

Designers Announced for DC Design House 2016

Hello again! Apologies for the two weeks of radio silence—I’ve been traveling a great deal, both to my college reunion and then on a fabulous trip with my sister to Amsterdam (more on that in an upcoming post). As I settle back into DC and adjust to Eastern Standard Time, I’m happy to pass along the […]

Dreamy Vignettes from Kips Bay

A selection of some memorable rooms from this year’s showhouse, including Suzanne Kasler, Alex Papachristis, Kati Curtis and Timothy Whealon. It’s worth a trip to NY!

A Bedroom Evolution

From floor plan to fabric board to the full installation, this master bedroom in McLean makes a beautiful debut, thanks to designer Melanie Whittington

Celebrating Chintz at Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon is redecorating according to new information about how George Washington would have done it—and it’s All About Chintz.