Cathy Still McGowin


Built to Last

ABOVE Caroline and Kyle Sain’s living room showcases the original architecture and a restrained hand when it comes to decorating. Antiques and found objects mix with new pieces...

Room with a View

Whether it's exploring the island by Segway or just soaking up the sights poolside, there's plenty of reasons to love Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort.

Inspiration Home 2015

The 2015 Birmingham Home and Garden Inspiration Home located at Calton Hill, a new home community in Mountain Brook, showcases the latest trends in home design. Created to live...

Dressed for the Game

   ABOVE RIGHT Julie and David Chadwick pictured with designer (and Auburn fan!) Libby Greene   When it comes to Alabama and Auburn, most fans view crimson...

Fall Travel

Birmingham style makers share their favorite fall getaways.

Reynolds Plantation

The Ritz-Carlton is just a small part of all that is Reynolds Plantation. The lodge may be designed for vacations and getaways, but the neighborhoods and club memberships are created for one very amazing year-round lifestyle.

Finder's Keepers

There’s nothing like the thrill of the hunt. Especially when the effort yields high style and big time bargains. “You can go to a design store and find plenty...

The Best Seat in the House

Circa has long been a southern go-to for fine English and Continental antiques, one-of-a-kind-pieces, and sophisticated-but-approachable design ideas. Owner Cindy Smith started dealing antiques as a hobby...

Home and Away

After writing a check for tuition, room and board, and a meal plan, one might think there should be an automatic upgrade from the standard issue...

The Architects: Carey Hollingsworth

Carey Hollingsworth has been designing homes in Birmingham for more than 20 years. Currently, he’s the president of the Birmingham chapter of AIA. The reason he loves his...

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