CLASSIC TWIST: An Astor Street mansion is returned to what it was meant to be—a luxurious single-family home.
by Tate Gunnerson
MODEST MODERN: An ingeniously minimalist house redefines “cabin” on a wooded hillside in Wisconsin.
by Joanne Trestrail
SWEET SETTINGS: Pastry chef Meg Galus and vintage-tableware pros Tricia Hyland and Lisa Spagnolo make the past present with artful arrays of festive treats.
THE PLEASURE PRINCIPLE: Classic architecture gets a modern twist while staying true to its Midwestern roots
by Gina Bazer
MODERN FAMILY: Elmhurst's Chip and Cynthia DeGrace put the finishing touches on a mid-century house built for the way people live today
by William Weathersby
Vignettes of perfect imperfection tell a photo stylist’s story at her 150-year-old house in Buchanan, Michigan
An architect and a designer pare a 1930s International-style house down to its essentials—and give it back its edge
by Lisa Cregan
A design-minded couple gives a century-old house in Evanston a second chance to make a first impression
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