| Jun 12, 2008
IN ALMOST every room of Susan Cohen's Santa Monica house, there are Buddha statues: sitting, standing, reclining. Some are gray, others purple or pink. A 4-foot-tall copper-colored cast-resin Buddha head is propped up in the backyard pond, and a tiny...
| Mar 21, 2009
Michael Taylor (1927-86) invented what was three decades ago dubbed the California Look: white interiors with stone floors and over-scaled, sculptural furniture, often upholstered in simple yet sumptuous chenille. "In response to the casual West Coast way...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 11:05 AM
McClatchy-Tribune has launched the new weekly At Home premium package.
At Home moves Mondays and features centerpiece-length and shorter articles, images, regular fixtures and columns.
Read more about each writer and their columns below.
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:31 PM
A plain white ceiling is not as criminal one that calls attention to itself for all the wrong reasons. A ceiling treatment should complement the room's architecture and design, not undermine the entire concept for the sake of added drama.
| Nov 28, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Electric vehicles have been around for several years now, which means that we're starting to see more automakers jump into the segment, like BMW. Its 2014 i3 is a subcompact four-seat EV from an automaker better known for its luxury......
| Nov 24, 2013
| 10:19 AM
L2 Studios Inc., Orlando, hired the following: Alisa Villarreal, office manager; Shevieve Padgett, front-desk coordinator; Nicole Everett, interior design; June Wang, interior design; and Martica White, resource librarian.
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Today's kitchens are the command center of the home, a place where families and friends gather to share more than just meals. For this reason, spending money on kitchens is still a good idea. Kitchen improvements continue to yield the best return on...
| Nov 18, 2013
Nancy Hough Brennan helped make Chicago a better place through her work with many of the city's charitable and cultural organizations, including what is now United Way of Metropolitan Chicago and the Art Institute of Chicago, where she was a longtime...
| Oct 18, 2013
Sunday, Oct. 20
Beer tasting festival Brews by the Bay will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, 723 Second St. in Annapolis. Event features tastings of 13 beers from the Annapolis Homebrew Club. The tastings include a...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Susan G. Doud, an interior designer and longtime Cockeysville resident, died Saturday of liver cancer at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. She was 70.
The former Susan Garson, who was the daughter of Richard J. Garson, a businessman, and Joan Jobst Garson,...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:44 AM
On a busy Thursday night, the Ale House Columbia vibrates with energy. At the bar and in the dining area, tables are packed with friends and families chatting away. Servers hustle from table to table delivering drinks and appetizers. And just above eye...