House Crush

Get the Look: Nickel at the Hotel Teatro

photo: Joanna Linberg A few weeks ago, I flew to Denver on a top secret Sunset mission. I can’t share the particulars yet, but know it’s going to be good. In the meantime, you need eye candy. I stayed at the Hotel Teatro in downtown Denver, which was recently renovated by Catherine Frank of Studio Frank. Both the lobby and the […]

Home Crush: Sustainable Colorado Cabin

This Colorado family has a long history with Steamboat Springs. Laurie Reed worked as a ski instructor here during college. After she and her husband, Dave, married, they came back frequently with their two sons. When it came time to build a home, they wanted it on the hills they loved so much.

You Should Paint Your Brick

A friend of mine bought a house recently and she called me to debate whether to paint her red brick fireplace white. I will always say, “Paint it!” Unless you have exceptionally gorgeous brick or you can’t get enough red in your room, painting it white (or black) is going to look much more fresh. Remember, brick is not a […]

Take the L.A. Idea House’s Home and Garden Tour

If you’re still biding your time, waiting to purchase your L.A. Idea House tickets for the perfect time, this is the moment you’ve been waiting for.