Homes

There's no mystery to why Utah mountain homes fascinate us—their spectacular landscapes, their bold architecture and the many inspiring ways their interiors are designed to capture the essence of mountain living. Our recently featured home of Erik and Meg Roach, created by Ezra Lee Design + Build...
Salt Lake International Airport
For those of you who forestalled their usual travel on the holiday weekend, I’m providing a glimpse of the new North Concourse at the Salt Lake International Airport. Just completed this fall, this is the first phase of the North Concourse. Its partner, the South Concourse, is...
With the Thanksgiving holidays coming up, people are making distinctively 2020 plans. Nothing this year, it seems, is typical. Now the CDC is urging us to give up traveling and stay home for Thanksgiving.  Photo by Scot Zimmerman I would...
Heber Valley home, Wood planked ceiling, Great room, Fireplace, William Morris wallpaper
Imagine the decorative equivalent of a wicker basket filled with pastel-hued duck eggs, and you’re close to envisioning the engaging interior design Caitlin Creer recently created for a Heber Valley home. Muted tones, natural materials and informal furnishings infuse the mountain dwelling with a simple, welcoming style....
Adobe office, Silicon Slopes
I’m someone who can measure time as before and after Adobe Photoshop. I started with film, but with digital cameras and Photoshop, everything changed. People ask me about it, and I can talk about gels on the light sources, density films on windows, color meters, gels on...
Spy Hop, Scot Zimmerman, Building exterior
The nonprofit group Spy Hop invites the voices of youth aged nine to 19 to be heard and valued as they tell their stories through film, music, audio and digital design. Beginning as an option for an after-school program that initially had 12 participants, now 18,000 participate...
Ezra Lee Design + Build, Park City Home, Cedar siding, Oklahoma blue stone veneer, Black-plated zinc
When Erik and Meg Roach decided to build their new home, they set their sites on the mountains around Park City. They envisioned a dynamic home where they could surround themselves with bold design, natural beauty and visiting children and grandchildren. “We wanted a home that is...
Old Town Park City, Tiny home, Home exterior
I have been hearing a lot about tiny and small homes this week. Salt Lake City is debating whether to designate an area near Liberty Park for building tiny homes, and Ikea just unveiled its model for efficient and stylish tiny home living. My...
Lilac Hill Park City, Aerie Construction, Elliot Workgroup
It’s the time of year to rake leaves and sip apple cider. There are some traditions in Utah that are nearly set in stone, and one is that autumn definitely arrives by the UEA school break and the beginning of the general deer hunt. This week we...
Who doesn't love a good before-and-after story? There's something irresistible about seeing design pros transform blah to ahhh, just like a talented team did in our recent feature about a family's boldly remodeled Deer Valley home. Interior designer McKenzie Dickson, designer with Denton House Design Studio, teamed...

"Good art is when you can feel the creator using his experiences." — @dimitrikozyrev⁠

The painting "Mirror” celebrates the artist’s stylistic choices rather than simple resolutions or understanding. Learn more about this profoundly satisfying piece at the link in our bio. 🖤⁠

Available at @modernwestfineart
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It's #StylemakersSaturday! 🖤⁠

As Utah’s premier to-the-trade design showroom, @curatetothetrade champions the design community.⁠

“We have an abundance of curated resources that designers can access to find inspiration including finish samples, fabric swatches, one-of-a-kind accessories and more. And it’s all here exclusively for designers.” — Owner Allison Parkinson⁠

Learn more about @curatetothetrade by following them or by clicking the link in our bio!⁠
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Let's fly away! ✈️⁠

Today on the blog, @scot.zimmerman turns his Holiday travel plans into a virtual exploration of the new Salt Lake International Airport. More photos are at the link in our bio!
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Today on the blog, we talked with @meaganlarsen about her career origins, favorite projects and the process of getting breathtaking photos like this one. 🏡🖤⁠

Read the full interview at the link in our bio!⁠
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Wood-planked ceilings, a fireplace dressed up with classic wallpaper and a built-in window seat—every element of this great room brings the cozy, charming and creative.⁠

Explore the whole home tour at the link in our bio! 🖤⁠
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It's time for another #StylemakersSaturday! 🖤⁠

@ezraleedesignbuild is an innovative firm that offers architecture, construction and interior design all under the same roof. As an all-in-one firm, this team designs spaces that are easy to live and work in. ⁠

“I like to think like a chef. A good chef never gives away his recipes—just because someone has the same ingredients as you do, doesn't mean they can produce the same result." —Landon Taylor, Head of Interior Design ⁠

Learn more about @ezraleedesignbuild by following their page or checking out the link in our bio!

Photo by @meaganlarsen
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We're back with more #StylemakersSaturday!⁠

For @gatehouseno1 co-owners Stephanie and Doug Holdaway, the motto “Stay true to you” dictates every interior design project they approach. ⁠

Stephanie's guiding principle: “Great design happens when spaces are created to reflect and satisfy your specific needs and unique taste.”⁠

Learn more about Gatehouse No. 1 by following @gatehouseno1 or clicking the link in our bio! 🖤
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