Guest Post: Gretchen Brown

Gretchen Brown writes in her guest post how her firm, along with architect Tim Abrams, transformed a kitchen originally designed by Hugh Newell Jacobsen.

Introducing the DC Design House 2017

Designers will be asked to transform 25 rooms in this mega-mansion in Potomac, Maryland, for this year’s DC Design House, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary.

Midcentury Style, in Real Time

“Midcentury” has become one of our mosts popular design aesthetics in the 21st century, but while it was actually happening in the 1960s, it was more blah than beautiful.

The Baltimore Symphony Showhouse

Twenty designers are participating in this year’s Baltimore Symphony showhouse at Mayfair, a historic estate in Timonium, Maryland. This is its last weekend!

My Mom’s Over-the-Top Decorating

The late decorator Bob Waldron adorned two houses for my late mother in the 70s and 80s. He inspired the exuberant decor in her most recent house—and the one she loved best.

Outtakes from Home & Design

My story on Erika Bonnell’s design for a DC couple made the cover of Home & Design—here are some photo outtakes that didn’t make it into the magazine.

Bygone Grandeur at Kips Bay 2017

Many of this year’s 18 designers looked to the glamour of days gone by for their inspiration in the 2017 Kips Bay Decorator Showhouse.

Georgetown House Tour: Sneak Peek

Designer Michele Evans’ home is among eight stunning properties on this year’s Georgetown House Tour. Here’s a taste of her cool and casual take on an elegant interior.

Of Food and Furniture

As part of its #ParkHyattMasters dinner series, the team at Blue Duck Tavern in DC created a menu inspired by the craftsmanship of woods at Thos. Moser.