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Holiday Décor Celebrates The
Reason For The Season

| December 1, 2015
Holiday Décor Celebrates The </br>Reason For The Season

For 24 years, Child Advocates of Fort Bend (CAFB) has showcased homes extravagantly decorated for the holidays in Fort Bend County’s most beautiful neighborhoods

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Renovated Ranch Home A Symphony of Contemporary Design

| November 1, 2015
Renovated Ranch Home A Symphony of Contemporary Design

Meyerland couple streamlines with move into retirement and city living Eddie and Dianne Cousins lived all over the world in the early part of their 36 years of marriage as a result of Eddie’s job as a deep-water drilling engineer and consultant in the oil and gas business. While living and working abroad, they acquired […]

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Hill Country Style With a French Twist

| October 1, 2015
Hill Country Style With a French Twist

Award-winning home showcases the outdoors with a fusion of style A couple married for 30 years who had lived in their house for 23 years felt that they and their teenage sons had outgrown their 50-year-old ranch-style home. After a year of searching the housing market in their neighborhood, they found the perfect spot only […]

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Love of the Big Easy

| September 1, 2015
Love of the Big Easy

New Orleans Style Meets Industrial In This Architectural Beauty Mardi Gras beads dangling from the hallway coat rack might serve as a clue. Then there are the fun, colorful art pieces from the French Quarter scattered playfully along one wall. “Yes, you could say we love New Orleans. My husband and I are from Louisiana,” […]

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Transitional Design Takes Dated Home from Drab to Sophisticated

| August 1, 2015
Transitional Design Takes Dated Home from Drab to Sophisticated

Couple Sees Potential In Older Home When a couple has been married for 40 years, life- and homestyle preferences are pretty well-defined and mutually understood. Additionally, when they’re longtime Hous­tonians, they know which part of town and which neighborhoods they are inclined to call home.

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Where Bayou Meets City Chic

| July 1, 2015
Where Bayou Meets City Chic

Couple fuses love of the outdoors with vintage glam Rarely do haute couture, glamour and outdoor organic stylishly meet; high fashion chic and eco-friendly are unlikely friends; and seldom do Mississippi Delta and New York runway successfully pair. Yet Tia and Jempy Neyman have fused these elements magnificently in their home on a bayou. Touring […]

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Abode Americana

| June 1, 2015
Abode Americana

City Dwelling Reflects Couple’s Love Of Lodge Design The union of W. Robins Brice and Leslie Barry Davidson in 2003 resulted from a series of commonalities that brought the two of them together. They were marginally acquainted because their sons were friends when growing up. They both lost their previous spouses only seven months apart. […]

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Southern Style

| May 1, 2015
Southern Style

In 2012, Laura and Patrick Schneidau purchased a spacious lot with big plans in mind. They had a solid vision for the nearly 5,000-square-foot home that would one day inhabit that space, and with their early plans sketched onto notebook paper, this vibrant family embarked on the 14-month journey that would lead to their custom […]

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Modern Moroccan Riad
in River Oaks

| April 1, 2015
Modern Moroccan Riad </br>in River Oaks

Contemporary interpretation blends age-old design with Old World details When Patrick and Pam Cohan decided they were ready to make a change in their living environment, they were motivated by a few factors. “We are now empty nesters and we wanted to create our forever home,” said Pam, “and we desired a different aesthetic altogether.”

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Light and Bright Renovation

| March 1, 2015
Light and Bright Renovation

Continuity and comfortable elegance Originally built in 1932, aside from its grandeur and stateliness, this elegant home hardly resembles its former self. Current owners Millette and Haag Sherman purchased it in 2004, when its front elevation was

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Thrill of the Hunt

| February 1, 2015
Thrill of the Hunt

Some people gravitate toward shiny, new things. But it’s that thrift shop treasure spotted among the mundane that gets this homeowner’s heart racing.

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CASA Christmas –
Under the Big Top

| December 1, 2014
CASA Christmas – </br>Under the Big Top

Last year’s holiday home offered
festive circus fun

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Contemporary Village Chic

| November 1, 2014
Contemporary Village Chic

Married for 19 years, the Coneleys know what they want and what works for their family.

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LIVED-IN and Luxurious

| October 1, 2014
LIVED-IN and Luxurious

Family-friendly home allows both comfort and well-appointed finishes

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Space, Location, Specific Design

| September 1, 2014
Space, Location, Specific Design

Couple’s ‘must have’ include three essential elements Since we married in 2002, we’ve lived in three homes, and each move was dictated by a need for more space both indoors and out,” disclosed Deneige and Derek Dooley with smiles on their faces. Their current abode is the result of their own vision,enhanced by experts in […]

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In the Provençal Style

| August 1, 2014
In the Provençal Style

Couple Finds Familiar French Ambiance In New Home For the past decade, the professional couple (both physicians) whose home is fea­­tured here, lived, worked and started their family in France. Both Texas natives, they met while in medical school in Houston and married after dating a few years. To add some excitement to their lives […]

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Hill Country Comfort with Urban Refinement

| July 1, 2014
Hill Country Comfort with Urban Refinement

Southern Living Home Builder Fuses The Best Of All Worlds In Showcase Home

Towne Lake, of Houston-based Caldwell Communities, was selected by Morning Star Builders as the location of a new Southern Living Custom Builder Program Showcase Home. The showcase home built by Morning Star Builders and located in Water’s Edge, the prestigious custom home neighborhood within Towne Lake, is valued at more than $1.3 million.

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Quietly Modern, Completely Fabulous
From bare slab to sophistication

| June 1, 2014
Quietly Modern, Completely Fabulous </br>From bare slab to sophistication

We’ve all driven through lovely neighborhoods in the Houston area and admired the big lots, wonderful architecture and inviting landscape. But you’re unlikely to drive by the exquisite residence I visited for this month’s home feature. The route here took me deep into the interior of the neighborhood and asked me to turn off of […]

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A Luxurious
Lakeside Villa

| May 1, 2014
A Luxurious </br>Lakeside Villa

Settling In And Spreading Out At Cross Creek Married 24 years, the owners of this luxurious lakeside villa have shared a lot of memories and a few of them include some homes they’ve lived in over those years. “People tease us,” the wife smiles, ‘Are y’all moving again?’ they ask us.” This couple met when […]

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A REMARKABLE RENOVATION
A villa gets a facelift

| April 1, 2014
A REMARKABLE RENOVATION</br>A villa gets a facelift

Since 1998, these homeowners have moved from Houston to Canada, then back to Houston. They make their living in the oil and gas industry and though frequent moves are sometimes a fact of life, it’s not always easy to find and make a home.

Prior to their stint in Calgary, Alberta, the couple lived in West U in a 4,000-square-foot (…)

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Old World Wonder

| March 1, 2014
Old World Wonder

When the owners of this magnificent house began

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Fresh Start

| February 1, 2014
Fresh Start

A Home’s Interior Gets An All-New Look Of Casual Sophistication

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