Byline: By ELIZABETH MAYHEW

When bestselling cookbook author Jenny Rosenstrach renovated her kitchen, she figured she would squeeze in as much storage space as possible. But...

Is a tub a necessity or a luxury?

12/6/18

When I was growing up, it seemed as if every television commercial break featured at least one advertisement that showed people (read: women...

For long-lasting linens, proper care is key

9/20/18

If you’ve ever been fortunate enough to sleep in a four-star-hotel bed, you know there is nothing like the crisp, clean feel of fine white sheets...

The promise of online shopping – that virtually anything you want can be sent to you within a day or two – is not true of many home items, and no...

Fresh ways to eliminate household odors

5/26/18

Nobody likes to talk about household odors, but it’s really important to deal with them. Animal, food and musty smells can settle into your rooms...

Thousands of years old and still in style

4/5/18

On a recent trip to London, I spent a morning wandering the antiquity galleries of the British Museum and was reminded – as I always am – that so...

A counter argument for stone

1/16/18

As a designer and avid cook, I’m often asked what material I recommend for kitchen countertops. My answer: honed marble (statuary or Carrara are my...

Too-high TVs and other measuring mistakes

12/22/17

Hanging light fixtures, flat-screen televisions and art all require commitment – you’ve got to put holes in your walls or ceiling, which can be a...

Turn old junk into Pinterest-worthy gems

7/14/17

Summer is a hard time for me to think about decorating; I mostly turn my focus outside to my garden and porch. But I do use these months to edit my...

A designer friend once told me that she typically hangs her client’s best artwork in the powder room. Not only is the art guaranteed a captive...

How to make your kid’s art last forever

4/21/17

For parents of a school-age child, there are two things that converge at this time of year: spring-cleaning and the realization that you have...

Last year, for the first time ever, Pantone, the institute that predicts color trends, chose two colors – Rose Quartz and Serenity – instead of its...

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