Double Take

Marie Pindus did not like her old kitchen. “It wasn’t pretty,” she says. “The room lacked elegance and luster [and] it was time for a refresh.”  When Pindus decided that her family’s uninspired kitchen needed to go, she brought in a team of design pros to revitalize...

Retro Revamp

Six hundred square feet was adequate space for then-newlyweds Frank Clementi and Julie Smith-Clementi when they bought their Venice, California home nineteen years ago. The small Arts-and-Crafts-style bungalow was compact, yet comfortable. Two years later, when they...

Embracing the Sweet Life

As you’ve begun the steady march toward the holidays, you’ve no doubt started filling your pantry with an ample supply of flour, sugar, spices, and decorative packaging. But if you want to be a better baker and really wow friends and family with dazzling treats this...