Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Atlanta Magazine's HOME

Summer Escape: Inside three beautiful Southern lake houses

Three families, three locations, and three beautiful lakeside summer homes. Take a tour inside.

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Room Envy

Room Envy: This all-season porch in Decatur is a rustic retreat

Year-round, Tammy and Christopher Weiser and their two boys head to this porch addition, since it’s able to accommodate all seasons with a fireplace, ceiling fan, and relaxing swinging bed. Interior designer Kate Hayes, who supervised the remodel, offers advice on designing an outdoor space.

Create your own lush landscape—with the click of a button. Fred! Lawn Design Company is digitizing landscaping.

Greg Kawalek launched the local Fred! Lawn Design Company last year to digitize landscape planning. Kawalek believes Fred! is the first of its kind in the industry. Fred! handles projects from planting beds to hardscaping, firepits, fencing, and water features. A completely custom plan costs $99.

House Envy: This modern masterpiece was designed by Georgia architect Robert Green, one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s last apprentices

If you’re a fan of renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright, then this midcentury-modern home in Buckhead may be the closest thing to his work you’ll find in Atlanta.
Grant Park Summer Shade Festival

7 Atlanta home and garden events to see this summer

Find fantastic art at Grant Park Summer Shade Festival or Virginia-Highland Summerfest, play with butterflies at Dunwoody Nature Center's Butterfly Festival, and we've got a pretty cool set of showhouses.
The Dreamer

What a pair! Complementing chic outfits with vintage furniture at Brick + Mortar

Fashion and furniture combine to create a beautiful romance. At least that’s the story at Brick + Mortar, the vintage and antique furnishings shop at Westside Provisions District. Local fashion designer Megan Huntz teams up with Brick + Mortar founder David Kowalski to match three garments with their fine furniture companions.
Trend Watch

Trend Watch: 5 high-style ways to modernize your home

Roy Otwell, cofounder of the contemporary home furnishings and furniture haven Switch Modern, takes us through his favorite current trends from colors to lighting.
Tiny Townhomes

Atlanta is hungry for fancy townhouses

These aren’t your grandma’s townhouses. Real estate agents say Atlanta is hungry for semidetached homes with envelope-pushing modern design. Case in point: The Boulevard at Lenox, a gated, 10-unit complex on Lenox Road near I-85 that was 70 percent sold six months before its expected completion in June.
Retro Kirkwood house

Everything about this Kirkwood Craftsman has a retro-modern, 1950s feel

In 2006, Stephanie Nase began her search for a charming bungalow in Virginia-Highland before moving on to Inman Park and Candler Park. One day, she happened to drive across DeKalb Avenue from Candler Park into Kirkwood. The very next day, she snagged an early 1900s Craftsman bungalow. After living there for nine years and focusing on outdoor projects, Stephanie decided to lighten up the interiors next.
Habachy house

This customized condo dazzles across from the High Museum

Michael Habachy was presented with a clean slate when a pair of empty-nesters asked him to help them transition from a spacious Morningside house to a Midtown condominium. The freedom that came with this project meant Habachy was able to create numerous custom pieces to anchor spaces throughout the home, recently opened 44-unit One Museum Place.
Made Goods

Unusual proportions, artsy details: Made Goods opens a decor outpost at ADAC

Expect smoke and mirrors at Made Goods’s new showroom—that is, smoky hues and the brand’s hallmark statement mirrors. Open now in a 5,000-square-foot space at ADAC, the Los Angeles-based shop features home collections that put a perfect twist on classic pieces using rare materials, unusual proportions, and artsy details.
What's inspiring Shayelyn Woodbery

What’s inspiring designer Shayelyn Woodbery right now

Shayelyn Woodbery takes an intuitive, holistic approach to life—and design. The Atlanta native established Shayelyn Woodbery Interiors in 2008 and is known for a layered, elegant look. Her inspiration, reinvigorated by a recent trip to Bali, looks to positive energy and balance.
Room Envy

Room Envy: Yes, blue cabinetry is a thing, especially in this remodeled Decatur kitchen

Blue cabinetry’s a “thing?” We’re seeing the sultry hue in kitchens everywhere, from the palest turquoise to deep indigo. In Kathryn and Matt Purselle’s remodeled Decatur kitchen, Terracotta Design Build’s Nicole Jui picked classic elements like Shaker-style cabinetry and marble countertops to fit the 1930s house—but added a jolt of blue for fun.

Atlanta Magazine's HOME is a quarterly home-and-garden publication dedicated to life in the South's capital city. We cover design, architecture, art, gardening, home furnishings, and real estate. We also tap our parent magazine's heritage of storytelling to provide a rich perspective on our region. AMH is not just about decorating a house, it's about being at home.

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Summer Escape: Inside three beautiful Southern lake houses

Three families, three locations, and three beautiful lakeside summer homes. Take a tour inside.

Market to Table

Miller Union chef Steven Satterfield's cookbook is called Root to Leaf: A Southern Chef Cooks Through the Seasons—and that's precisely what he's doing for Atlanta Magazine’s HOME in a series of videos. Satterfield's cookbook is divided by season, and he offers recipes that are based on the bounty of each season.
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