Water Wise Perennials that don’t ask for much. The pros at the Chicago Botanic Garden recommend the following plants for their drought resistance, bug tolerance, and adaptability to different soils. Roll over each flower to read what the pros are saying… A. You can grow healthy plants, for one thing, as it’s the unhealthy … Read more
A Roscoe Village yard gets Japanese, and eco-friendly
A prominent interior designer goes beyond the surface with her new furniture and accessories collection
Elizabeth Cronin keeps her Wicker Park flower shop in constant bloom.
With its tapered, dark-shingled side walls and gabled roof, the new porch blends beautifully with the architecture of the stucco-and-brick house, built in 1911. To wire the Arts and Crafts–style light alongside the path, a hole was drilled through the limestone boulder. Photo Gallery::: Photographer Matthew Gilson and his wife, Holly, loved living in their … Read more
Deck your deck with a modern take on the classic adjustable lounge chair. These sleek, sexy styles will become your flat-out favorites.
Chef Art Smith’s recipe for domestic bliss?
A savory bit of this with a sweet pinch of that
The $5,000 designer living room
a must-see exhibit for green-minded designphiles,featuring lots of local talent
Little mushroom shapes are sprouting up everywhere