Home Décor

The Bureau of Decorative Affairs

Not only has Bureau of Urban Living provided a hot spot for home goods but its owners, Claire Nelson and Francis Grunow, are committed city boosters.

Getting the Green Goods

Timeless: In the mythology of the Andaman Islands, humanity emerged from a bamboo stem. And while the good folks over at Bambu may not...

Personal Shopper – Jennifer Mitchell

Interior designer Jennifer Mitchell’s got great taste.

Duncan Phyfe

Duncan Phyfe left an indelible mark on American furniture and design.

Five Questions with … Catherine Thursby

Catherine Thursby named her colorful Ann Arbor store Red Shoes, but you won’t find any footwear in stock. With its eclectic mix of vintage,...

Going Green without Wearing Sandals

When Kermit sang “It’s Not Easy Being Green,” the famous frog wasn’t referencing the cost of solar panels. Nevertheless, there’s no shortage of authors hoping to change the Muppet’s mind.

Design for a Cause

The most recent addition to Birmingham’s Westchester Way is a $1.45 million, 4,580-square-foot...

Dutch Colonial

Dutch control in colonial America was remarkably short lived.

Bringing Down the House

In just three years, the Architectural Salvage Warehouse of Detroit has saved 1,000 tons of material that would’ve otherwise been lost to the wrecking ball.

Interiors Designed

Even as a child, Jeanine White-Haith had an eye for interiors. When her grade school unveiled a new playhouse, she was disappointed it didn’t have curtains.