home and garden

In The Current Issue: March 2015

You'll find plenty of spring in the 10th annual Home & Garden issue! more »

Feb 26, 2015 9:59 AM CHM Blog

Gardner’s only requests for the living room of his Greenbridge condo were white leather couches long enough to accommodate his family (“we’re all tall,” he says) and red leather chairs that both swivel and recline.

Photography by Briana Brough


Gardner Altman combines peace and quiet with urban living in his green bridge rooftop condo. more »

Jan 7, 2015 12:46 PM CHM Blog

In the spacious kitchen, Peter and Donna chat with friend Linda Zihlman while Goldengoodle Heidi looks on. Meanwhile the huge sofa has enough room for their daughter Lauren (third from left) and the Harshaw family (left to right: Annabel, 5, Jason and Dana).

Photo by Briana Brough

Model Home

The Stubbs Family's Briar Chapel home was built for entertaining. more »

Jan 6, 2015 9:00 AM CHM Blog

Your Mid-September Self Will Thank You

Perri's back with new tips to get organized for fall. more »

Aug 25, 2014 11:08 AM CHM Blog

Andrea very nearly bought this piece of folk art at the Chapel Hill Farmers' Market by Karen Fullerton Dillard. Don't forget the Duke's Mayo.

Andrea Griffith Cash

Our Latest Obsessions

What we've been doing around town. more »

Aug 19, 2014 11:54 AM CHM Blog

Her shop opened three months ago in Carr Mill Mall and her rustic but industrial pieces fit right in the space.

Jessica Stringer

Our Latest Obsessions

What we've been doing around town. more »

Jul 30, 2014 12:01 PM

Should I Keep the Box?

Perri tackles her guest room closet and shares her tips for getting rid of gadget boxes. more »

Apr 8, 2014 4:27 PM CHM Blog

Let It Go

Ready for a little spring cleaning? Perri tells you what to get rid of right now to quickly declutter your space and mind. more »

Mar 20, 2014 9:11 AM CHM Blog

The Logans' cheery kitchen walls are fittingly painted in Sherwin-Williams' Agreeable Gray.

Briana Brough

Room to Grow

Paige and Dave Logan's airy home leaves plenty of space to play. more »

Mar 6, 2014 1:05 PM Home & Garden

In the Current Issue: March/April 2014

The Logans' Montclair home; local gardens and the green thumbs behind them; Carrboro grows up; and much more in our 9th Annual Home & Garden Issue. more »

Mar 4, 2014 4:45 PM The Magazine

Home Renovation Project: Wrapping It All Up

Although Perri's construction project is coming to an end, there are still a few organizational tasks left to complete. more »

Feb 20, 2014 9:05 AM CHM Blog

A Cleanse, Part Two

Off to a good start with the Neat Freak's clutter cleanse? Keep it up! Here is the second half of the 21-day challenge. more »

Jan 20, 2014 9:48 AM CHM Blog

For the Home: New Year’s Resolutions

Laura takes four popular resolutions and applies them to interior design so you can create more functional, simplified spaces in 2014. more »

Jan 14, 2014 9:38 AM CHM Blog

A Cleanse, Part One

To kick off the New Year, Perri guides us through a 21-day "neat freak" clutter cleanse. more »

Jan 6, 2014 9:11 AM CHM Blog

The porch features many comfortable seating areas and pine floors. Mary Ann changes the floral arrangements seasonally.

Briana Brough

Life on Gimghoul

For Mary Ann and Jack Kasarda, living on Gimghoul Road is as charmed as their storybook front porch. more »

Dec 9, 2013 12:20 PM Home & Garden

Fall Entertaining

Laura's tried-and-true tips for making your holiday gatherings a success. more »

Nov 12, 2013 9:11 AM CHM Blog

Less Is More

As we enter the season of "more" (gifts, food, etc.), Perri revisits the idea that less really is more by providing a few helpful examples. more »

Nov 5, 2013 9:08 AM CHM Blog

High Point Fall Market Trends

Laura rounds up a few of her favorite design trends from market this past week. more »

Oct 28, 2013 11:03 AM CHM Blog 1 Comments

Organizing Your Way Through a Renovation: Part Two

Perri shares her latest tips for staying tidy throughout a home renovation project. more »

Oct 21, 2013 11:26 AM CHM Blog

In the Bag

Ever wonder what an interior designer carries in her tote bag? Laura shares her essentials for tackling design projects on the go. more »

Oct 10, 2013 3:39 PM CHM Blog