Celebrating the Good Life, Tastes and Trends in Northern Virginia

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Winter Wonderland Contest

Nominate Your Favorite Northern Virginia Holiday Business or Home The  season for lights, displays and holiday decor has arrived. Have you or someone you know transformed a home or business into a winter wonderland? If so, it’s time to nominate that person for this year’s Holiday Decorations Award – even if it’s you! Northern Virginia Style & Living… Keep Reading

Black Friday & Small Business Saturday in Northern Virginia

Support Small Businesses this Holiday Season Tomorrow is Black Friday and Saturday is Support Small Business Shopping.   We’ve tallied up the favorites from across the region to share the best sales you’ll want to make sure to hit!  Happy holidays and enjoy finding gifts for your loved ones! Ashburn     Herndon    … Keep Reading

Home Remodeling Trends in Northern Virginia

New model homes are being built for families and residents across Northern Virginia . As a longtime veteran in the design industry, I have to say that these houses by far, are the most thoughtful I have seen in years when it comes to layout, useable space and maintaining that delicate balance between formal entertaining… Keep Reading

Poolside in Northern Virginia

Kennedy and Carter at the Pool Terrace. The inspiration for our pool came from modern home and architectural magazines.  I wanted minimalist design with clean lines, but also a pool to compliment the surrounding nature. To achieve this, I worked with Joe Gwiz of Lewis Aquatech for a pool design that used natural colors and… Keep Reading

Custom Serving Tray by Alana Stoyas

Alana Stoyas is the kind of person who can see the potential in a few cuts of leftover wood and a piece of furniture that has seen better days.  Her business, Flight of Fancy, took off because of her ability to see the beauty in old things and her talent to create gorgeous items for… Keep Reading

Hope Flower Farms: A Field of Dreams

Nestled among the rolling hills of Loudoun County is Hope Flower Farm, a farm inspired by hope and providing a rural retreat and design destination. At Hope Flower Farm, visitors may take classes in floral design, enjoy local farm to table cuisine, walk the garden, meditate, and relax in the countryside. “The garden inspires me.… Keep Reading

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