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Palette & Parlor Pieces Together Timeless Designs

This story originally was published in our March 2015 issue. Somewhere between strolling Copenhagen’s streets and dinner parties with Danish friends, Ivy Simon dreamed up...

Peek Inside this Hillsborough Homestead

To call this homestead 'pastoral' is an understatement. The house sits on 25 acres that seem worlds away from downtown Hillsborough, though it’s a 10-minute...

7 Swoonworthy Rooms to Inspire You

If you're looking to change up your home's look, flip through these stunning rooms for some inspiration. Swoonworthy Rooms There's plenty of room to grow in Dave...

Confessions of a Neat Freak

One of the most interesting things about my job is the sneak peek into people’s private lives. I often describe my work as a...

Techie Transforms a Farm Into a Home

This was originally published in out September/October 2014 issue. Kimberly Jenkins must choose her words carefully. She methodically plans out what she’s going to say...

A Downtown Retreat

Steve and Jan Capps both have decades of corporate America behind them. “I wouldn’t say we’ve retired,” Steve says of the couple today. “I...

The Perfect Fit

Sometimes a house is just a house. Often, a house becomes a home. Once in a blue moon, a house becomes so, so much...

Into the Wood(lands)

Despite hailing from Michigan and Illinois, respectively, Steve and Joyce Winterbottom always knew where they’d end up. They spent three decades in Atlanta and...

Model Home

  When Donna and Peter Stubbs left the Triangle for the D.C. area in 1998 following a few years at their post-collegiate jobs at the Durham...

Living History

Carolina graduates Marty and AraLu Lindsey, like so many alums, love to give back to the place where they met and where their children...