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At Home January-February 2006

By Stefene Russell After City Hospital closed in 1985, its windows were broken, the front steps were stolen and the copper cupolas stripped. Rain blew in through the open windows; plants sprouted in t... more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

Terry Plain poured herself into decorating her living room-- then lost momentum with the adjoining dining room. more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

Travel to St. Gen's for quality antiques, fine wine, and an experience of colonial French history. more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

Tips from St. Louis Magazine for homeowners looking for the best places to shop for home and garden materials and helpful hints on home decorating and renovation. more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

Fellenz Architectural Antiques is a treasure hunt. By Kristina Sauerwein Photography by Frank Di Piazza The adventure begins in the Central West End. You know the store is near Café Balaban. You pass ... more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

By Susan Caba Photography by David Kreutz Windermere Place, an enclave of 31 stately homes just a half-mile from Forest Park, was once the equivalent of Ladue for prominent African-American families i... more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

Thanks to Freecycle, the Internet is the new landfill By Matthew Halverson The subjectivity of junk is a funny thing. That old shag rug you’re desperate to dump could be just what some ‘70s revivalist... more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

and her prized possessions Photography by J.J. Lane For decades, Karen Kalish, founder of the Estelle W. and Karen S. Kalish Foundation, has worked on efforts to fight racism and to improve the readin... more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

By Stefene Russell Photography by Frank Di Piazza La Belle Histoire, located in Soulard, is old French Quarter with a twist. The shop has created a niche for itself with an unusual, ever-evolving inve... more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

Late in October, strangers became good friends as they dined together in the homes of some welcoming St. Louisans - all for a good cause. more

Apr 19, 2007 1:00 AM Home

Fire up. And consider alternatives to wood logs and piles of ashes. more

Jul 30, 2006 12:00 AM Home

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Photograph by Anne Matheis, courtesy of The Screening Room

Put some thought into your home theater and you may never go to the multiplex again. more

Jul 30, 2006 12:00 AM Home

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Photography by Alise O'Brien

This couple were newlyweds when they started planning their new home. They don't anticipate moving. Ever. more

Jul 30, 2006 12:00 AM Home

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Photograph courtesy of The Closet Factory

What used to be simply clothes' quarters have evolved into separate rooms with comfy chairs, tvs and nooks and crannies designed just for socks, shoes, sweaters, belts and bracelets. more

Jul 30, 2006 12:00 AM Home

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Photography by Alise O'Brien

Baseball memorabilia with oriental rugs and silk drapes sounds more like a foul ball than double play. But in this house in Ladue, it's all been done in grand slam style. more

Jul 30, 2006 12:00 AM Home

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Photography by Alise O'Brien

Artist Theresa Disney lives in a world of spellbinding art. more

Jul 30, 2006 12:00 AM Home

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Photography by Chris Malacarne

No, we're not crazy. It can be a positive experience. more

Jul 30, 2006 12:00 AM Home