Contemporary kitchens feature flush cabinetry, stylized tile, and modern lines such as those found in this small kitchen. Subway tile is branching out to embrace more colors, finishes, and profiles such as the beveled edges shown here.
Imperial Dragon wallpaper in turquoise and coral sets off the Bennett settee in Ellis Herringbone woven fabric in cream with pillows in Mesa Ikat fabric in blue, Ogden embroidery woven fabric in coral, and the coordinating Imperial Dragon printed fabric. For more information visit www.thibautdesign.com.
Summer Classics’ outdoor furnishings promise beauty, comfort, and easy living. The company’s Croquet Teak collection—sturdy and timeless—features a handsome, classic look with hand carved detailing. The pieces are available in natural teak and oyster teak finishes. For information call 615/ 783-1889 or visit www.summerclassics.com.
Holiday decorating runs from traditional colors including red, white, and green, as well black, purple, natural shades, metallics, and everything in between. This living room is both festive and relaxing with a combination of turquoise, sparkling lights, and neutral furnishings. For inspiration visit the Vintage Market Days event Nov. 30-Dec. 2 at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds in Nashville.
About the Cover This custom home built by R. Thomas Construction, LLC will be one of 6 homes featured during the Charity Tour of Homes sponsored by the Master Custom Builders Council of Tennessee September 28-30. Tickets are $15 and include all three days. Photo courtesy Nick Thomas. For tickets or more information visit www.mastercustombuilder.com.
This kitchen is an expression of many of today’s trends—navy island cabinets paired with white wall and base cabinets, butcher block countertop paired with granite or quartz countertops, and a variety of lighting for tasks and beauty. This kitchen image is courtesy of Superior Custom Homes & Remodeling. For more information call 615/ 224-9771 or visit www.mysuperiorhome.com.
This bathroom sports the latest in gray, black, and white and includes Pfister’s Tisbury collection. The collection is born of the Golden Age of Travel and reflects glamour, adventure, and class. It showcases complementary elements ranging from robe hooks to free- standing tub fillers. Image courtesy Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & LIghting Gallery. www.fergusonshowrooms.com
Belgard®’s Mega-Arbel® pavers give homeowners a perfectly integrated, natural-looking hardscapes. Its scale is similar to natural flagstone. With its irregular shape and textured surface, Mega-Arbel creates outdoor spaces that flow harmoniously into the surrounding landscape and can be used for driveways, patios, pool decks, and walkways. www.belgard.com.
This kitchen featuring Cambria’s Ella includes an open pantry in a separate space behind the stove and hood. It features open shelves, glass-fronted cabinets, and small appliances to make the homeowner’s life convenient while keeping many kitchen items and food prep out of sight
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Castle Homes’ English Country house, recently seen in the Parade of Homes, is transformed into a magical Christmas setting by designer Richard Edwards, of Maxi B. Home with Summer Classics furniture. Photo by Reed Brown Photography.