About the Cover Outdoor living is the focus of this issue and what better way to illustrate the joys of spring and enjoying the great outdoors than by sitting by a fire in your own backyard space? Photo courtesy Belgard. For more information visit www.belgard.com.
About the Cover Parents today often use neutral backgrounds for children’s rooms, settling for splashes of color in bedding, rugs, wall art, and so forth. The natural shades of gray found in the floor and walls are accented by classic patterns starring bright fuchsia and chartreuse combined with black, white, and grey. Designer showhouses are a great place to get ideas. For the article in this issue about children’s room design trends click here. The room show features the Pippen bedding collection from Glenna Jean. www.glennajean.com.
About the Cover Luxurious homes decorated for the holidays are the focus of the Holiday Home Tour at the Kings’ Chapel Community in Arrington. Scheduled December 4-6 and 11-13, the tour is free of charge and lunch is available at the club house. For more information see our article or visit www.kingschapellife.com.
About the Cover This spectacular 10,000+ sq. ft. home in Leiper’s Fork features a luxurious open-plan master suite featuring this copper tub, open shelving, and fabulous lighting. For more information about the property call Heidi Green at 623/ 692-4894 or visit hgreen.synergyrealtynetwork.com. Photography by Marty Paoletta, ProMedia Tours.
About the Cover This stunning kitchen boasts a Cambria Torquay Quartz waterfall island fitted with dual sinks and black drawers accented with polished nickel pulls. Waterfall countertops in which the material extends down to the floor are growing in popularity. Photo courtesy Cambria.
About the Cover Nashville’s newest signature home event, the Nashville Symphony Show House, opens for tours June 12-28 in the Forest Hills area off Hillsboro Road. Built by Castle Homes, the Southern contemporary folk style home includes a covered porch, that features Mark Simmons Interiors’ accessories and Bennett Galleries’ art. It boasts pops of coral, aged teak furniture, a charming fiddle leaf fig by Priscillia’s Plants, and spring arrangement by Garden Delights. Visit castlehomes.com for tickets and tour info.
About the Cover Poolside is the perfect spot to spend a beautiful day in Nashville. Shown is Summer Classics’ Skye collection of wicker, shown here the Oyster finish. The stone top is antique marble and the chair fabric is Satine Either. See our feature on outdoor living here. For more information visit www.summerclassics.com.
Children’s rooms offer parents a way to express their children’s personalities and weave a little charm into their children’s surroundings, whether it’s a nursery, toddler’s room, or designed for a teenager. Designer showhouses are a great place to get ideas. This room display’s the Carson bedding collection from Glenna Jean. www.glennajean.com.
About the Cover The Parade of Homes returns for the holidays to the Arrington neighborhood of Kings’ Chapel, December 6-21, and is packed with decorating, building, and holiday design ideas. The guest bedroom in the Gregg & Rains Parade home is wrapped in a luxurious Sherwin Williams Sea Serpent and is decked for the holidays by ReFresh Home with touches including a charming custom burlap pillow on the antique iron bed. See the article.
Bathroom design trends are all about providing a spa-like atmosphere, and shown here is an example of a luxurious free-standing tub with separate filler, black and silver wallpaper, and striking cabinetry and tile work. Photo courtesy KraftMaid® cabinetry.