Decorating + Design

Three under-the-radar Italian retreats As vacation getaways go, Italy is hard to beat. But the country is more than Rome, Tuscany and the Amalfi Coast. Dreamy destinations, of course, but they’re hardly undiscovered. As the masses flock to Italy’s better-known holiday spots, do as I did last fall and escape...
Stylemaker Emily Jackson prioritized classic elegance, serenity, and timeless glamor when deciding to create her new home with husband Taylor in Alpine. They wanted to evoke the charm of grand English country manors. Tom and Cara Fox of The Fox Group brought these visions to life in the family's...
Spring’s arrival doesn’t just mean a change in your wardrobe. Your rooms deserve a fashionable update as well. Use Valentino’s latest collection as your muse and accent with dimensional flowers and frills in the freshest of whites.  1. Nightbloom Hanging Lamp by Lladro, $5,050, lladro.com 2. Ceramic Wall Decor by Elizabeth...
The first Arbor Day celebration was first held in Nebraska on April 10, 1872, when J. Sterling Morton proposed that a special day be set aside for the planting of trees. This was first observed with the planting of more than one million trees in the state, and is...
UPCYCLED CHIC  Steven Wilson is nothing if not imaginative. Case in point: His framed art pieces cleverly fashioned from up-cycled luxury bags, boxes, silk scarves and handbags. The North Carolina artist deconstructs the boxes and bags, creating canvases for his creations. He adds custom-designed embroidery directly through the materials, punching...
Silver toned metals read confidently cool in a provocative decor recently imagined by Alice Lane Interiors. Creative Director Jessica Bennett welcomes us inside the home and shares the secrets to using cool metals here and in other chic interiors she and her team create.  Take a look at some of...
spring
We’ve all flirted with color, but British designer Sophie Robinson suggests a passionate fling this spring.
Relaxed ridges, rippling and ribbing are all the rage as they deliver intriguing texture to pieces of all kinds. 1. Ripple Side Table by Holly Hunt, to the trade, hollyhunt.com (Above) 2. Lucca Round Cocktail Table, $3,043, Alice Lane Home Collection, Draper, alicelanehome.com 3. Clemence Sofa by Verellen, to the trade,...
Decorating and interior design trends and takeaways from Utah’s 2024 St. George Area Parade of Homes Pondering your next decorating move? Take your lead from the recent 2024 St. George Area Parade of Homes, where talented builders, designers and architects presented 25 homes loaded with design inspiration and ideas. While...
wood table
Beautiful and raw, the natural grain of wood can create a special moment in any space. The Motley Drum Table is an organically shaped cocktail table that celebrates the allure of wood and the ingenuity of Van Rossum, who creates the handsome piece from birch plywood—a medium admired for...