Category: Home Life

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...

Home Design: Inaugural DC Modern Home Tour

These stunning homes live on the cutting-edge.  Next Saturday October 7 the Modern House Tour is making its debut in Washington, DC.The Modern Architecture + Design Society is hosting the self-guided tour to give...

Inside Homes: Space to Entertain

Philanthropists Victor Shargai and Craig Pascal find community and design inspiration at the Watergate, furnishing their stylish apartment with mid-century modern elements.

My Washington: Nancy Lindborg

Nancy Lindborg has spent most of her career on the front lines of global conflict, first at Mercy Corps, then at USAID and now as president of the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) —...