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Home Decor: When repainting cabinetry makes sense

 Antje Zwink Home Decor: When repainting cabinetry makes sense

Editor’s note by Anne: Welcome to another edition of our design tips feature. Many of you have been desiring more lifestyle/decorating content and we hope this will offer ideas for your decorating projects. We will be working with area designers to showcase some of their ideas. For this month, Antje Zwink of Bellallusions Decorative Finishes […]

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At Home: From the Short North to Olde Towne East

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: From the Short North to Olde Towne East

We recently toured Amy Neiwirth’s studio and took a look at her fantastic art collection. For the past five years, she had been living in an apartment building in the Short North. Over the summer, she decided to look around for a new apartment. Her 800 square foot, 2 bedroom apartment was feeling small. It […]

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Home Decor: Overcoming Design Challenges in Kitchens

 Caryn Badgeley Home Decor: Overcoming Design Challenges in Kitchens

Editor’s note by Anne: Welcome to the third edition of our design tips feature. Many of you have been desiring more lifestyle/decorating content and we hope this will offer inspiration for your decorating projects. We will be working with area designers to showcase some of their ideas. For this month, we asked Caryn Badgeley of Alterna KB+H […]

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At Home Baby: A Sweet, Vintage Nursery

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home Baby: A Sweet, Vintage Nursery

When Amanda Hanna found out she was expecting a baby boy, she and her husband Bob redecorated the loft space in the upstairs of their 1200 square foot home into the nursery. Instead of the bright candy pink her Bakery Gingham shops are known for, the nursery is decorated in a palette of calming pastel […]

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Tomorrow’s Antiques Opening Soon in The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Short North was born as an arts district, grew into an entertainment district, and most recently has been dubbed as a home furnishing district. With over a dozen shops selling furniture, furnishings or some combination of the two, it’s certainly a regional destination with a high concentration for that specific type of retail. On […]

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At Home: Converted Garage in German Village

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Converted Garage in German Village

Mark and Keriann Ours had been hoping to find a home where they could live the urban lifestyle they love. They looked at about a dozen homes. They had an offer in on a condo, but it fell through. They were looking at a townhouse in Victorian Village, but the fees were not that appealing. […]

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Best Home Decor Store of 2011: Grandview Mercantile

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Home Decor Store of 2011: Grandview Mercantile

2011 was a big year for home decor in Columbus, with several new stores opening, and a few others expanding and relocating. We decided to add these stores as a category to our annual reader survey, and the response was quite favorable. Grandview Mercantile was voted to the top of the list, which comes as […]

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