In the English countryside, 30 miles south of London, an Arts and Crafts brick manor has been reborn, transformed into a stylishly appoint
When neither east nor west is best, when matters on the Atlantic and the Pacific coasts demand equal attention, or when the virtues of bot
Sferra Fine Linens has created bedding so precious that you might hesitate to lie on it.
Domus has occupied the front ranks of the world’s architecture and design journals since its founding by Milanese a
Nearly a decade after the death of Gianni Versace, who once described his couture as having “the memory of the classic mixed with a touch of
During Napoléon Bonaparte’s reign, European furniture styles reflected his ambition and his ego.
Eric Johnston, head of the U.S.
While preparing in 1999 to write a book about his family, Jean-Claude de Merry was doing research when his own life’s plot took an unexpected
The sixth floor of Midtown Manhattan’s Architects & Designers (A&D) Building was still under construction when visited in late Febru
Not everyone seeks instant gratification. Consider the owners of this Long Island residence.
The challenge presented to Steven Park was daunting: He had six weeks to transform a former studio apartment with a sleeping loft, which h
Working for clients who own part of the San Francisco Design Center could intimidate some designers, but Suzanne Tucker was not fazed by the
It has been said that the larger the kitchen, the less frequently it is used.
Entering this home, a 17,500-square-foot structure built partly over a man-made lake within a private four-acre site near Vancouver, Briti
Italian architect Antonio Citterio, now 56, was a bachelor in 1984 when he began designing products for Arclinea, a kitchen manufacturer in
Building a house for a client, says Michael C.F. Chan, is like making a film in which he or she will play the starring role.
When the owners of a Northern California winery purchased this 20,000-square-foot home in Southern California five years ago, it lacked wh
This 1920s-era Bel-Air mansion is the answer to a presidential trivia question, one involving John F.
This issue features the fifth edition of the Ultimate Home Tour, and Robb Report Home & Design Editor Adele Cygelman has been directin
Ben Soleimani’s great-grandfather worked as a rug trader in Isfahan, Iran, and in 1981, his father, Mansour Soleimani, founded the House of
Designer Paul Vincent Wiseman recognized the potential pitfalls of creating a room that would house the mementos from the hunting expediti
When you extend an invitation in Palm Beach, you can only guess who’s coming to dinner.
While you may have only one chance to make a first impression, it is also true, writes Douglas Keister, that you have but a single opportuni
Before closing their London antiques shop more than two decades ago, Michael and Lucy Vaughan had learned something significant about the de
In opening its first store, the Kohler Co. has created an environment where consumers can get their hands, if not their feet, wet.
In her previous career designing gardens within buildings, Pamela Worley often employed iron sculpture.
When in 2000 the BBC presented a retrospective of items that have become symbolic of 20th-century design, it included the Coca-Cola bottle,
Rosemary Hallgarten has taken many turns in her life, from making jewelry in her native England to building a successful advertising career
A stylishly designed and appointed home bar is an island unto itself, a comfortable yet luxurious corner of the house that does more than
First at herman miller and then at Hickory Business Furniture, Christian Plasman discovered the rewards of commissioning artists, architects