Design Ideas That Matter: Q&A with Architect Eric Corey Freed

  Note: We featured 14 innovators in the world of home design in our April issue, but didn’t get a chance to share everything they said on page. Over the next week, we’re sharing in-depth interviews with three of the subjects. The third is below. See the first one here and the second here. 

Lemon Lavender Cream Pots from The Picnic

Lemon curd fan—and Garden Design Assistant—Lauren Dunec Hoang whipped up a plate-lickingly delicious dessert to savor at the end of the picnic.

Affordable Art for the Nature-Lover

Our garden design assistant Lauren Dunec Hoang is getting ready to move into a new place and asked me where to find affordable art to fill those bare walls. Lauren, I GET YOU. Someday we’ll both have the cash to throw behind a more serious collection, but there are still great options for less than $100.

Our 5 Favorite Travel Finds of the Week

As a travel editor, I spend a lot of time scouring hotel and restaurant reviews, tracking vacation trends, and—I’ll admit—daydreaming about my own next trip. (It’s impossible not to!)