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This pared-down winter place setting has just enough masculine edge to work for a very grown-up Super Bowl brunch (a few mojtos will take the edge off a boyfriends/neighbors/your own rowdy cheering)...
Ph: Patrick Cline/Lonny After taking down my holiday decor earlier this month, I decided it was time for a mantel refresh. My inspiration: the fireplace in designers John Dransfield and Geoffrey Ro...
Here's another one to file under, "Unconventional Art Ideas": framed ceremonial dresses. A kimono makes for a compelling backdrop in Tara Guerard's homey studio while a floral gown takes pride of pl...
(Source: Jessica Sample/Lonny) Who's afraid of the dark walls in the photo above? Certainly not I. I was having the hardest time choosing a paint color for my bedroom—my husband and I moved into a...
(Genevieve Garruppo / Lonny) You know those commercials that insist "and" is better than "or?" I always chalked it up to overzealous marketing—until I recently rediscovered a perfect real-life exa...
Working on set for Lonny, there's a lot of troubleshooting that ends up happening to get the best possible shot. The most common question that Art Director Wendy Scofield and I find ourselves faced ...
(Photos © Sean Santiago / Lonny) Last week I stopped into McNally Jackson Store, a sister boutique to Sarah McNally's beloved NoLiTa bookstore of the same name. Dedicated to "goods for the study", ...
(Photos courtesy of TBD) I may live in the citiest city there is, but I have huge affection for all things country. Take, for instance, camping. One of the best vacations of my life was a camping ...
Right around this time of year, we love any room that makes you feel as though you've awakened in a Colorado ski lodge.The surest way to get that look (without trading in your crisp white walls for ...
Working at Lonny and touring incredible homes filled with one-off antiques and curios, I've come to appreciate the allure of the old, the one-of-a-kind, the "granny" (as December cover star Ruthie S...
(Photos © Patrick Cline / Lonny) Things are looking up when it comes to wallpaper, and we're not just saying that in the metaphorical sense. We mean it quite literally—just feast your eyes on the p...
(Ph. © Patrick Cline / Lonny) In some households, the debate over fake versus real Christmas trees can get heated. Your vegan son suggests making a tree out of upcycled bamboo, but your daughter th...
Here at Lonny, we find that rooms inspire all sorts of lifestyle choices—from what to serve for dinner (that red cranberry sauce would really pop on a black lacquered table!) to what to wear (that p...
(Ph. © Julia Lynn / Lonny) Pantone has just revealed their Color Of The Year for 2014, a deliciously vibrant pinkish purple hue dubbed Radiant Orchid. The official shade du jour for the next 365 day...
(Lonny / Angelica Domingo) In Lonny's November issue, we shared some of our favorite albums for a memorable holiday fete. When I spotted the bright colors and vintage typography on John Coltrane’s ...
(Source: Red Cover) Even though the holiday season just started in earnest—and we're all for decking your home in evergreens and berries—it can be more difficult to decorate creatively at this time...
The holidays are fast approaching and it's time to think about what kind of decorative statement you want your home to make for the season. While we can't advise you on how to set any world records ...
Lonny & Beacon Hill Present: How To Choose Drapery Fabric In 3 Easy Steps from Livingly Media on Vimeo. So you've decided to liven up your windows and you're using custom drapery to do it. The firs...
photographed by Soraya ZamanWith a coveted Soho address (across the street from heavy-hitters Kirna Zabete and Isabel Marant) and a devoted American following, Sass & Bide's first U.S. store is boun...
(Ph. © Angelica Domingo / Lonny) “I have a loud side and a quiet side; I tend to flit back and forth from wild hues to the neutral and natural," confides David Stark, president and creative directo...
(All photos courtesy of Leon Shipp Belt) Here at Lonny, we love a baby room that little ones can grow into. So when we saw this nursery in Washington, D.C., we were enamored of its kid-friendly yet...
(Source: Lonny) This morning, Lonny Articles Editor Jen Fernandez and I were just strolling down East 63rd Street, minding our own business, when we stumbled upon the Academy Mansion. Ok, that's a ...
(Photos courtesy of Harvest Inn) One of the perks of being a Lonny editor is the occasional stay at a great hotel. Take last month. While we were on location shooting our gorgeous feature story on...
To young, fashion-forward women of Manhattan and beyond, the words "maternity clothes" are some of the dowdiest in the human language. Long ridden with unfashionable, lock-away-after-nine-months pie...
(Patrick Cline / Remix: Decorating with Culture, Objects, and Soul) When it comes to choosing art for your home, there are as many reasons to select a work as there are pieces of art: perhaps you l...