Stories

Builder and Fine Design Awards 2022 – Winners

  All winning projects will be published, with photographs, in a Special Edition of Annapolis Home Magazine in January 2023.   2022 Grand Prize, Total Home Project: Architecture and Interior Design, Custom Building and Landscape Architecture. The Team: Purple Cherry

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True Love in the Garden

True Love in the Garden By Kymberly Taylor  |  Photography by Allen Russ   “The new house with its small garden must go to work for us, solving our problems while it also pleases our eyes and emotional psychological needs.”

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My Favorite Room – 2022

My Favorite Room     We invited four interior designers to share a room they recently designed and especially love. Our purpose is to inspire you as we showcase recent projects from designers in the greater Annapolis and Metro D.C.

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High-Tech on the Potomac

High-Tech on the Potomac By Walinda P. West  |  Photography by Robert Radifera Styling by Charlotte Safavi     As Ronal Butler was sketching out his dream home in his head, he knew that the view would be the star

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The High-Heeled Gardener | The Morning Glory’s Divine Timing

The Morning Glory’s Divine Timing By Kymberly Taylor   The gorgeous morning glory Ipomoea purpurea grows in full sun and prefers poor, unfertilized soil. You would never know that this fragile beauty springs from such humble ground. Velvet deep-throated blossoms

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Buyer Beware

Buyer Beware Ten Things to Look for When Buying a Home By Dylan Roche   Captain’s Houses in Centreville, Maryland on the Corsica River.     It’s a situation nobody wants: You finally land a contract on the home of your

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Can this Living Room be Saved?

Six Design Tips to Elevate Your Space By Dylan Roche Has your living room become a living hell or just tired and dated? If so, you may not need to do a full renovation or redesign to get a fresh

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Mystique on the South River

Mystique on the South River By Kymberly Taylor | Photography by Erik Kvalsvik     Many people, when building a home, start by finding an architect and then interview builders and interior designers to assemble their A-team. This is not the

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Blue Water Wanderers

Blue Water Wanderers By Kymberly Taylor     Four Annapolis sailors splashed off in 2019, planning to sail around the world on a 54-foot Hylas named Rover. Who are these brave souls? None other than long-time friends Brian Regan, Paula

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Big Vision, Small Footprint

Big Vision, Small Footprint By Dylan Roche | Photography by Steve Buchanan     Sometimes home design can be hampered by restrictions and restraints that loom as potential deal breakers. But when the right creative minds collaborate in the design

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