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Storage at War

It is time to make resolutions

Keepin’ It Green

I don’t know about you, but by the time the twelfth night rolls around (the traditional day to take down the Christmas tree), my tree is already bundled and on the sidewalk.

Courting the Holidays

Elegant Windsor Court is polished and poised for the season

Je T’aime, Paris

Diane Sustendal’s Love Letter to the City of Light

Garden Variety

Shaded niches and year-round blooms frame a historic 1840s Uptown home

Think Pink

The hot color of the moment is decidedly unbeige

Leave No Stone Unturned

From granite to quartzite and everything in between, the Stone Gallery gives you the materials to turn your room into a showroom

Decorating Is Fun!

Dorothy Draper’s protégé, Carleton Varney, shares his insights on interior design

Dress Up Your Garden

It may not feel like fall, but now is the time to plant flowers and prepare for spring

Redo Redux

Ann and David Williams have renovated a string of homes, with the latest project being a stunning St. Charles Avenue condo

Everything in Its Place

A journalist gives (and takes her own) advice on organizing, decluttering and simplifying your desktop

Petal Pushers

Two professionals florists offer advice on keeping fresh-cut flowers beautiful

A Private Place in Open Space

After Katrina, a porch was revived to become the preferred place to absorb life

A Banner Month

The season is the reason to decorate, and February has a multitude of reasons

Holiday Cheer on the Cheap

Decking the halls on a budget is more than possible–it’s fun

Set for the Holidays

With a few tweaks, Thanksgiving decorations can work well into December

Everything Has Its Place

To make the most of your space, organize it

Call to Order

Professional organizers can help you get a handle on your mess

Belle of the Ball

The Women’s Opera Guild Home is ready for its unveiling 

Dickie Brennan’s Palace

Not surprisingly, the heart and hub of his home is its kitchen

Loft Life

A couple find freedom in their Warehouse District dwelling

Garden Delight

On the edge of New Orleans lies an idyllic estate surrounded by lush vegetation

A Treme Transformation

Two Creole cottages make one stunning home

Distinguished Living

An iconic New Orleans couple takes their treasures to higher ground

The Young One

While “only” 85 years old, the Tallerine House still has a sense of history

Lights, Cameron, Action

The CAC’s director of visual art puts the spotlight on New Orleans with Prospect.1

Dream House

Function and folly, wit and whimsy make for a one-of-a-kind cottage

An Uptown Gem

In this Thomas Sully masterpiece, Deborah Vinson saw what most could not: a diamond in the rough

Comfort and Joy

The Jahncke family has put a lot of love into their home of 30 years


Eight years in the making, a beautiful space is a testament to the partnership between owner and designer

Recover, Rebuild, Replant

The Keevers’ lush gardens have been a source of both inspiration and rebirth

Shotgun Surprise

An Uptown cottage is as stylish and unpredictable as its fashionable, upbeat owner

A Home Built for Two

Tom and Susan Sully restore a Creole cottage to its original splendor

South Toward Home

Transitioning from New York apartment to New Orleans condo goes smoothly with a little help from my friends

A Storybook Home

Living happily ever after has never looked so enchanting

Comfort Zone

A Garden District manse becomes one family’s home for all seasons

Secrets of the Vieux Carré

Discover the heart of the French Quarter in its lush courtyards

Home Again

This Old Metairie gem gets a renovation that’s almost an exact reproduction of the original

Graceful Living

A historic Prytania Street home seeks a new owner to be its steward

Movin’ On Up

A couple trades an Uptown home for a CBD penthouse with a view

The perfect marriage

Contemporary furnishings complement antiques to make this historic house a modern, livable retreat

Nowhere but New Orleans

Mardi Gras memorabilia and Louisiana treasures make this historical house a home

Home on the River

A cowboy at heart, Tom Woods has brought a Southwestern influence to his downtown apartment

Holiday Traditions Near and Far

Before welcoming guests into your holiday home, create a relaxed atmosphere that everyone will love.

A Bachelor’s Place

Scott O’Conner’s apartment may be a work in progress, but the wait will be worth it

A Secret Garden

The Plant Gallery makes a 2,000-square-foot plot in the French Quarter into a hidden oasis

The Magic of Muriel’s

Chef Erik Veney reaches for the stars at this French Quarter favorite

A Well-edited Home

And closets, drawers and cabinets keep it that way

Step up to the plate

Make an ordinary meal into a magical presentation

Designing in Style

Mary Ferry Bigelow mixes eras, colors and patterns in her glorious home