Category: Home Life

Inside Homes: A Designer’s Laboratory

Designer Darryl Carter’s 9,000-square-foot playground on Embassy Row exudes timeless style, comfort and a touch of humor. Walking into designer Darryl Carter’s Beaux Arts home, formerly the Embassy of Oman, is akin to entering a...

Inside Homes: Playful Irreverence

Sarah Potts and Nick Papadopoulos bring edgy style to an old George Washington University fraternity house in Foggy Bottom. Photos by Nick Ghobashi Nothing tests one’s resolve quite like a home renovation, but for...

Interior Design: Chandeliers of the 2017 DC Design House

The 10th annual DC Design House (through Oct. 29) benefitting Children’s National Health System gave area interior designers plenty of opportunities to showcase their lighting choices. We asked the creative minds behind four of our favorite rooms in the 27,000 square-foot, nine bedroom chateau why they chose they chandeliers they did.

Home Design: Everyday Extraordinary

MacKenzie-Childs opens in Georgetown. When you think of MacKenzie-Childs, you might picture black and white checkers, bold patterns and hand-painted everything. The New York-based homeware company has opened a pop-up shop in Georgetown and...

Real Estate: The Wharf has Landed

How Monty Hoffman is transforming the Southwest waterfront. It’s always a good sign when a real estate developer chooses to live in a community he created from scratch. “As they say, never trust a skinny...