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The Sultans of Style

Detroit’s quintessential party florists and urban pioneers are still blossoming after more than four decades
Kitchen and adjacent wine room

Beloved Detroit

Two college professors find a rare gem on a golf course in the city, and now relax in the splendor of a near-century-old manse
Singer Exterior

Beyond Excellence

This Bloomfield Hills estate, featuring thousands of fine details, embodies serenity and luxury.
Aldgate Kitchen- After designed by Marnie Weidman

Case Study 2: Tasteful & Tidy

She transformed this kitchen and bath from choppy to chic!

Nature and Nurture

A dated diamond in the rough is honed into a restful, modern retreat

Romancing the Home

Using their resourcefulness, two young attorneys are turning their first house into a lovable home // Photographs by CJ Benninger

Because We Need a Little Christmas!

A Pleasant Ridge couple decks their halls with all things beautiful.

The (Town) House That Mies Built

This couple loves everything Detroit’s Lafayette Park offers: simplicity, diversity, and serenity in the center of the city

You Glow, Girl!

As abstract painter and author Leslie Masters celebrates a half-century teaching at the BBAC, her quest to capture colors continues — and the brighter, the better

Business is Blooming

Your home’s looking sleek and stylish, but if you add a bouquet or two of fresh flowers, you’ll make a romantic design statement that spans the centuries. Nature’s glory is the ultimate final touch.