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Stone Mosaic Offers High Style to More People as Prices Drop

By Jon Anderson / April 3, 2019 / 3 Comments

Not that many years ago, stone mosaic tile was out of reach for all but the most hefty-budgeted of renovations.  I remember seeking a few small scraps of flair for shampoo niches only to be easily contemplating over $100 per square foot. My, how things have changed.  I think the proliferation of the water laser […]

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Winsome Windomere Home Offers Modern Amenities in a Historic Neighborhood

By Joanna England / April 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

When I first fell in love with Winnetka Heights, I had those ambitious stars in my eyes about historic homes. You know the feeling, like you could transform a 100-year-old house into the stylish, cozy setting for the rest of your life. Today, I am tired. Really, really tired. I no longer have stars in […]

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This House Might Help You Live Forever (But Probably Not)

By Bethany Erickson / April 3, 2019 / 2 Comments
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This week’s Wednesday WTF is a house in the Hamptons that the designers claimed would help you live forever. Artist couple Madeline Gins and Arakawa created the home with the idea that it would put the practices of their belief of “reversible destiny” into practice. The Life-Span Extending Villa, also known as the Bioscleave House, […]

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Dallas Builders Association Hosts Debate Between D13 Candidates Jennifer Gates and Laura Miller

By Candy Evans / April 3, 2019 / 7 Comments

A few weeks ago, there was much buzz in North Dallas about a scheduled debate between District 13 Councilwoman Jennifer Staubach Gates and her challenger, former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller for March 28. Preston Hollow People organized the event, which swelled up to 250 seats at Preston Hollow United Methodist Church. It was reported that 80 people […]

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This Midcentury Modern Brings the Outside In With Architect Style

By Shelby Skrhak / April 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

Wood and walls of windows make this 1979-built home feel like an homage to Midcentury Modern and Frank Lloyd Wright design, but has been updated with the clean style and amenities of today’s homes. This four-bedroom, three-bath, and one half-bath home at 6933 Delrose Drive in northeast Dallas is 3,835 square feet and listed by […]

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Local Landscape Legend Harold Leidner Hopes to Win HGTV Ultimate Outdoor Competition

By Joanna England / April 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

When it comes to festive landscape displays, there’s one landscape designer in Dallas that does it up better than anyone: Harold Leidner Landscape Architects. So when we heard that Leidner’s skillful arrangement was in the running for HGTV’s Ultimate Outdoor Awards in the “Curb Appeal” category, we were intrigued but not surprised. Though Leidner’s work […]

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