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Nandina Home & Design is an Atlanta interior design firm whose professional interior designers use their skills while working with clients to create distinctive and stylish interiors. They are qualified to assist clients with all aspects of the design process…from complete construction projects to simple paint and fabric choices. In addition to full-service interior design, their retail location in historic…

Their Favorite Neighborhood

As Atlanta natives, Ruth Skogstad and Kristen Sodemann agree that Historic Brookhaven is their favorite neighborhood. They both have lived in the tree-lined neighborhood and boast it is a community where people are friendly and inclusive. This beautiful neighborhood is on the National Historic Register of homes as the first residential neighborhood in Georgia built around a golf course. The…

Vintage: Making Lawns New

The Chamblee and Cumming-based Vintage Lawn and Landscape Services Owner Peter Wood is not solely focused on making the grounds of homes and businesses picturesque. especially during the warm months. He says simply, "I enjoy making people happy." And that unselfish statement makes perfect sense since Wood's field of work experience for more than two decades demanded it. "I have…

Backyard Bling

Owning a home is one thing, but when there is the possibility to make the backyard a personal paradise, look no further than Chris Sears and his company Sears, Smith and Associates, Inc. Sears, 44, is a Georgia Registered Landscape Architect and company president who developed his expertise thanks to his Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture from the State University…

Kitchens That Make The Cook Look Marvelous

Glasses of wine clinked, conversation filled the air, and delectable hors d'oeuvres were passed during the Sub-Zero and Wolf Kitchen Design Contest announcement at its stunning Southeast showroom headquarters in Buckhead.

The Ultimate Dinner Party

Jill and Bobby Marsden, residents of Historic Brookhaven for 29 years, are faithful supporters of Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities (ARMHC). “Several years ago, my nephew spent several months at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Amongst conversations, we met families utilizing the local House. They spoke about how having a place to stay close to the hospital helped relieve some of…

Tables are Set for Ronald McDonald House Dines In

Neil Johnson of Canonbury Homes, is the builder of all three homes featured. “There are many very talented homebuilders in Brookhaven and Atlanta. To be chosen as the 2016 Builder Sponsor is very humbling and a true honor,” says Johnson, president of Canonbury Homes. “These three homes were all designed by different very talented architects, TS Adams Studio, Neely Design…

Sweet Gemma Simplifies the Fine Art of Decorating A Nursery

Today’s modern couple has curated the perfect home. Here in Buckhead and Brookhaven homes, you’ll find impeccable design: the chairs might be Brunschwig & Fils, the rug hand-picked from Moattar, and oh--that heavenly sideboard--it has to be a Baker original. Homes today are far from ho-hum, which is exactly why Lindsey Viscomi was stumped in 2013 when she went to…

What the Roof is Going On?

Atlanta is home to a wide range of weather conditions.  The city sees its share of regular thunderstorms in the spring and summer.  In addition, Atlanta is not immune to freezing rain and ice storms seen by the Midwest and northeastern states during winter months.  The weather shifts may result in damaged or detached shingles which can cause moisture to…