A BOLD LEAP

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A BOLD LEAP The crisply detailed Victorian, with its wraparound porch, bay windows and cedar-shake exterior, looks as true to its century-old roots as…

TRANQUIL OASIS

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TRANQUIL OASIS NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2011 Architect Jim Rill’s vision for renovating a modest rancher in Potomac, Maryland, came to fruition only after the house was…

A CHARMED LIFE

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A CHARMED LIFE NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2011 “I dreamed of this,” Darrell Green says, waving his hand expansively around the comfortable yet elegant home he shares…

RESTORING ORDER

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RESTORING ORDER SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2011 In the struggle to define domestic space, battle lines often wobble between modernists who love lofts and traditionalists who occasionally…

BACK IN STYLE

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BACK IN STYLE JULY/AUGUST 2011 The 2011 DC Design House transformed a 1925 English Tudor home in Washington’s stately Forest Hills neighborhood last April….

HOME IMPROVEMENT

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HOME IMPROVEMENT NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2010 ZEBRA STRIPE Tavola Zebrano floor tile from Porcelanosa recreates the look of an exotic hardwood with a zebra-striped pattern. Made…

CITY STYLE

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CITY STYLE SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2010 With its coveted spot on the corner of 15th and P Streets in trendy Logan Circle, the newly completed Metropole…