Vibrant hues and eclectic touches in a golf course home
Kathy, Jack and Stephanie shopped for a year to assemble such quirky items as an antique teeter-totter for an open staircase wall; a large boat propeller forming the base of a round, glass-topped cocktail table; and a substantial 1889 carpenter's ...
July 20, 2015
New businesses help Dartmouth's Padanaram Village 'turn a corner'
Nearby at 6 Bridge St., the upscale farm-to-table eatery Little Moss has boasted a packed dining room since it opened earlier this year, according to local resident owner Lisa Lofberg. The owner of the Village Merchant, James Barrington said he saw an ...
July 10, 2015
At the Galleries: Door County galleries and museums
Reception with artists Thomas Franke (clocks), Gail Franke (whimsical painting), Audrey Off (relief painting) and William Marvin (landscapes), demonstrations by Off and Marvin, 4 to 6 p.m. July 17. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 11 a.m ...
July 15, 2015
The Real Deal
Adrift in the pool, a giant swan adds a playful touch to the backyard of Corey Lynn Calter's family home. With its raised spa and fire pit, it has become a favorite site for parties and get-togethers — often among friends from Los Angeles who own ...
June 29, 2015
The wonders of the historic San Francisco waterfront
Exposed brick, lots of wood, and of course, everything nautical are integral in the hotel's design. The lobby even boasts deck chairs. Most of the rooms have scenic views; all are decorated with a blue and white theme. For yoga The buildings are ...
July 3, 2015
Just the ticket: What's on this week
Sprung wooden dancefloor and a great social atmosphere. Bring your own drinks and nibbles. vintage, preloved, upcycled or handmade. Huge reductions on pieces of furniture, mirrors, and garden decoration, with further savings on vintage china ...
July 3, 2015
Favorite Streets in 12 European Cities
It is a meandering one-lane thoroughfare of mostly unremarkable 20th-century buildings whose street-level hangouts — cool-kid cafes, homey small bars, vintage stores — and ever-evolving selection of French indie fashion labels draw Paris's bourgeois ...
April 17, 2015
DIY brides: Satisfying the need to craft and to cut costs
For States, her wedding venue at the Rose Bank Winery lends itself to "a vintage, rustic ... crafters how to make anything from wood slice chalkboards with a typography transfer (great for directional signs and table numbers) to etched cheese boards ...
July 21, 2015
Nerd decor takes on a modern, tasteful look
Sure, that artist interpretation of the vintage coin-op "Burger Time" video ... is silhouetted against the frosted window. Above her desk hangs framed original comic artwork, "Sherlock" fan art and a wood carving of the Nightwing logo.
July 19, 2015
An eye for quirky, vintage appeal is Sisters’ secret
Elsewhere on the grounds are plastic buckets filled with wooden table legs or other vintage furniture parts ... T-shirts which are sold online at Etsy with a support local farms theme, as well as in her shops. Examples of the shirt slogans are “Earth ...
July 17, 2015
Dining Out: Food revolution for bar
You might know it best as the first port of call when it gets to shot-o’-clock on a Saturday night ... including leather sofas padded out with vintage cushions, traditional wooden tables and some quirky locally sourced feature furniture pieces, has ...
July 17, 2015
Adventures in Wortcunning: A Starwood Experience
Perhaps it was eleven hours flying — although it may have been 14– or merely eight sweeps of the slow and elegant hand on the clock before we landed solidly ... Welcome Home. The wood, itself is alive with joy at our arrival. We are scheduled to ...
July 16, 2015
South Lake Tahoe Wooden Boat Classic to celebrate the 1950s and fins July 24-25
These beauties will be joined by all classic, vintage or antique boats. The event kicks off Friday, July 24 with a showcase of wooden boats from noon to 5 ... In celebrating the Club's first Anniversary, the theme of the event is the First Academy Awards ...
July 15, 2015
The Wonders of Wales from Castles to Seaside Towns & Wickedly Welsh Chocolates
You’ll pass Cardiff City Hall and its clock tower before reaching the National Museum Cardiff ... slate and a bronze color theme. Unmistakably Welsh, it’s so architecturally balanced, it seems like a flawless strand of pearls. Described “acoustically ...
July 14, 2015