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At Home November-December 2006

By Breanna Herschelman Each holiday season, Delta Gamma chapters across the country sell Christmas trees. Locally,  the Shining Tree Lot, operated by the Washington University and Saint Louis Universi... more

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By Renée Stovsky Looking at octogenarians Dr. Wiliam H. Danforth II, chancellor emeritus of Washington University, and his brother, John Danforth, the former United States Senator, and imagining them ... more

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By Stefene Russell “I am not afraid of mixing colors and patterns,” says designer and Webster Groves resident Lynn Morris. “That’s the key to how I design things ... I approach them without fear.” Em... more

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By Christy Marshall Photography by Mark Gilliland These women know the drill. The carefully crafted card arrives in the mail inviting each of them to shop—for everything from jackets to jewelry, purse... more

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A side street in Webster has one standout shop after another By Diana Losciale Photography by Frank Di Piazza “Whattoget? Whattoget? Whattoget?” is the mad mantra of the shopper looking for the perfec... more

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Four local designers created wreaths that are far from holiday cliches. more

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Jay Baker

From the wreath on the front door to setting the table, wrapping presents, decorating mantels, throwing festive bashes and cooking up a cocktail buffet - here are great tips from the experts. more

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Alise O'Brien

Designer Jimmy Jamieson became both historian and tour guide as he helped this West County couple assemble their brilliant collection of Stickley furniture. more

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Don't just break out the good china. Three designers show you how to make your table as festive as the season demands, using everything from copper pot-scrubbers to exotic orchids. more

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Theresa Wilson is changing the world, one basket at a time. more

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UM-St. Louis' annual "Planet of the Grapes" fundraiser was a way to sip some fine vintages and raise funds for arts scholarships more

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Recipes from LaCHEF & Co., time-tested at hundreds of holiday soirees. more

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'Tis the season of giving, and it's easier than ever to be charitable, even when you're just Christmas shopping. more

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Muralist Claude Breckwoldt is literally the best in the business more

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Fueled by a passion to help impoverished women, this young st. louisan has launched a company to assist female artisans worldwide. more

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Got the itch to antique? Both Alton and St. Charles are havens for those hunting the old, the cherished and the forgotten more

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’Tis the season to entertain, and this year, the area’s most progressive event planners are doing it with unique takes on traditional themes. more

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Mantels that'll up your holiday cheer tenfold. more

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J.J. Lane

Pasty chef Kate Baltz tranforms flour, eggs and (beaucoup) butter into delectable art. Here are some of her favorite cookies - and three of her best recipes. more

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If money didn't matter, what would you put in your dream house? Heated towel racks? A spa? All the bells and whistles? Here are a few possibilities. more

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