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At Home March-April 2007

With the dawn of March, St. Louis has two new stores from national chains: Williams-Sonoma Home and The Container Store By Christy Marshall When entrepreneur Chuck Williams couldn’t find the kitchenwa... more

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By Stefene Russell Most likely you are not, but let’s say you are a collector of Hagop Sandaldjian micro-miniatures (which are so small they’re literally sculpted inside the eye of a needle). Or you a... more

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Passion, panache and things with "meaning and memory" make Madelyn Lane's new place all her own more

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J. Marie Textiles By Stefene Russell Photography by Frank Di Piazza Marie McInerney has made stained aprons for Chinese pig farmers and folk dresses covered in overblown roses for a little girl lost i... more

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When designers open shops, you can take advantage of their great taste just by wandering through the front door By Amy Fenster Brown, Christy Marshall and Stefene Russell Photography by Frank Di Piazz... more

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We combed the city to find designes operating under the radar and found a crop of 11 up-and-comers you need to know. Catch 'em before word spreads. more

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Photography by Alise O’Brien

Bill Donius bought a nondescript 14-year-old house in Ladue. Then Christy George came in and totally transformed it. more

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Photography by Mark Gilliland

You may have heard “less is more”—but not from Charles Faudree. This man believes “Too much is never enough.” more

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27 Tricks and Techniques, Straight from the Pros By Barbara Ballinger and Margaret Crane Illustrations by Helen Dardik Designers and decorators are master magicians, able to conjure up unusual desig... more

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Photography by Susan Jackson

An interior designer who’s not particularly interested in “stuff” is a rare find—but then, Arlene Lilie is a rare being. As an art lover whose most treasured works expertly depict blank space, a grandmother who makes the jaws of men half her age plummet to the floor and an avid traveler whose favorite refuge is her own bed, Ms. Lilie is a delicate balance of happy incongruities. more

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Photography by Katherine Bish

Five couples came together in mid-January to chase away the winter doldrums with French wine, haute cuisine, warm toasts and good conversation more

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