Home & Design

5 (More) Home Design Trends to Watch in 2017

Interior designer Marie Flanigan spills what she spotted at the country's biggest home furnishings expo.

11/14/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Clutch City

When It Comes to Holiday Tablescapes, Purple Reigns

There’s nothing like a royal hue to up the wow factor at your glam holiday gathering.

10/24/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Home & Design

Pillow Talk: Restoration Hardware Collaborates with Local Designer

Rusty Arena's Venice-inspired velvet textiles are silk-screened and embossed by hand in Houston.

09/23/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Home & Design

The Junk Gypsies PBteen Collection Is a Boho Texas Dreamscape

No one does rustic country glam like Round Top-based Amie and Jolie Sikes.

09/20/2016 By Alex Meyer

Design Issue 2016

Great Home Décor Stores, from Lighting to Linens

We're talking bed, bath and way beyond.

08/22/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen and Jeanne Lyons Davis

Design Issue 2016

Inside the Apartments at the Regency, the Unlikely Hub of Houston's Design Scene

When you weren't looking, the Regency House quietly became the coolest building in town.

08/22/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Design Issue 2016

20 Try-This-Now Design Tips and Tricks from Houston Pros

Starting with a coat of high gloss paint on those ceilings.

08/22/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Design Issue 2016

Room Service: How 6 Houston Designers Created Their Favorite Spaces

We asked these designers to share what they love about their favorite rooms—along with their best tips and tricks.

08/22/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Editor’s Note

When It Comes to Home Design, It Pays to Consult the Experts

What does your home say about you?

08/22/2016 By Catherine Matusow

Home & Design

Dedon Is Bringing Dreamy Outdoor Furniture to Houston

You'll just need to provide your own tree.

05/24/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Q&A

How to Pick the Perfect Rug

Saba Khonsari of Bastrop's Lost Pines Art Bazaar on how to find your Persian rug style and why owning them is easier than you think.

05/11/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Home & Design

6 to Watch: These Top Design Trends Will Be Hot in 2017

Fresh from her turn as a Style Spotter at High Point Market, Houston designer Marie Flanigan shares her favorite new looks, from wood to wallpaper.

04/25/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Home Design

A River Oaks Renovation That Took Two Decades

Five generations and a 20-year renovation make this 1935-era house a home.

03/01/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Retail

Where to Soulfully Upgrade Your Ikea: Nadeau

This community-oriented chain offers stylish and affordable furniture imports that aren't mass produced—no assembly required.

02/11/2016 By Beth Levine

Openings

Cuatro Brings a Taste of Round Top to the Heights

The furniture consignment shop has a new warehouse stocked with everything from French Country antiques to mid-century modern pieces.

02/05/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Home & Design

Paint the Town French Grey

Amitha Verma's customers wanted an easier way to get the painted antique look, so she invented one.

01/11/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Home Decor

Houston Is Ground Zero for Zombies

Why are Houstonians buying so much zombie wallpaper? Seriously, why?

11/30/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Entertaining

Etch Studio Introduces Home Accessories for Your Next Stylish Feast

When you can make a trivet look cool and interesting—and they do!—you know you're on to something.

11/25/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Home Decor

OMG, Ladies: Kate Spade Furniture Is Here

The designer is taking her feminine, preppy look and splashing it all over your house.

10/23/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Home & Design

Mid-Century Modern's New Gold Standard

Fifty years after the release of the original Platner Collection, the famous furnishings are getting a gorgeous, gilded makeover.

08/26/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen