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American heiress & philanthropist Marjorie Merriweather Post donated her lavish Hillwood Estate as a sanctuary dedicated to the celebration of beauty.

Bequeathing Beauty: Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

Skirting the edge of Rock Creek Park in the northwest sector of Washington, D.C., stands the magnificent home and gardens of arguably the most...

In Celebration of Apples

A perennial orchard favorite, apples promise a quintessential taste of fall. Enjoy their sweetness plucked from the tree and eaten fresh out of hand,...

Preserving Past Grandeur

Moving to peaceful Burgundian surroundings gave one equestrian couple the chance to indulge their interests in both horses and historic homes. Ten years ago, Paris...

The Art of Elegance

When a New Orleans couple fell in love with a grand historic home, they sought the assistance of one of the city’s premier design...
Five Design Secrets for Creating a Gracious Home

Five Design Secrets for Creating a Gracious Home

In the process of reviving a long-neglected property for her family, Marsha Mason also discovered a new career. Her dramatic transformations of cottage and...
Charming in Blue & White

Charming in Blue & White

Azure skies with cotton-wisp clouds, freshly pressed pinstripe shirts, enchanting scenes deftly depicted on dinnerware—has there ever been a cheerier combination of colors than...