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Meet the Davises

What happens when your side business takes over your day job? For the Davis brothers and their wives, it meant a leap of faith, a strong focus, and a determination to never go back to a corporate office.

Explore Kennebec on Lake Martin

What’s new is old again in this development, where homes are inspired by the classic waterfront retreats of yesterday.

Family Matters

Onwards and upwards could well have been the motto for a renovation that made a beloved home more family-friendly. Adding a floor and creating a combined kitchen and living space allow the owners to live in every square inch.

Worlds Away

Allyson Kirkpatrick’s grandiose home is tucked inside an unassuming duplex apartment. (Yes, you read that right!) The Huntsville-based designer incorporated architectural embellishments and a treasure trove of family heirlooms to create a one-of-a-kind showplace that’s been a lifetime in the making.

Fashion Forward

Designer Virginia Cheek infused a small Edgewood cottage with big style by using her sister’s savvy fashion sense as her guide.

Well Positioned

Creatively using a narrow lot to his advantage, architect John Carraway designed a French cottage with a seamless flow between house and garden.

Sunny Delight

What do you get when you cross Lilly Pulitzer with a love of modern design? For homeowner Perrie Tomlin, it meant an equally cool and colorful kitchen and laundry redo—and fortunately, a designer who could interpret her vision.

Diamond View

DESIGN TIP: Clear the decks! Consider alternative materials for deck railing. Code calls for a certain height, but blocky wood slats impedes the view. Here, the...

Front Row Seats

Overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and Deer Lake State Park, this new home merges carefree elegance with timeless comfort amid a stunning coastal setting.

Dreaming in Color

Decorator Stephanie Lynton creates striking spaces that make escaping at home an everyday experience.

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