Imaginative design on a small Greenwich property successfully blends additional parking with an in-town garden
Connecticut Cottages & Gardens - July 2012
Exclusive video highlights from the Innovation in Design Awards
With innovation as the theme of this issue, we went shopping for listings that were built or renovated in ingenious ways. And we found them.
The 2012 Designer House Tour “Celebrating The Art of Living” and media sponsor Connecticut Cottages & Gardens held a breakfast presentation by major designer and style-force, Jeffrey Bilhuber. Tours of homes in Southport, Fairfield and Westport took place throughout the day.
Indulge this season in new and exciting products for your home and beyond.
Families for Greenwich Hospital and media sponsor CTC&G held an evening Under the Stars in July to benefit the Pediatric Department and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Greenwich Hospital.
Pop-up shops are the reigning darlings of the retail industry. They are an inexpensive way for brands to generate buzz, and, for the consumer, a chance to buy something one might not usually have access to.
Connecticut builders that you should know.
Updating a luxury brand with strong ties to the past can be a challenging mission. But legendary crystal company Lalique is doing just that in a big way.
A gin and tonic is the very essence of summer. But in the past few years, several distilleries have been producing top-notch, small-batch gins that deserve a lot more than a splash of tonic.
miller’s mojito 1 ¾ oz. Martin Miller’s Gin ¾ oz. Lime juice ¾ oz. Simple syrup 8 Mint leaves Mint sprigs for garnish Soda Muddle mint, lime juice and syrup in a high-ball glass. Fill with crushed ice. Add gin.…
Connecticut Cottages & Gardens sponsored the 2012 Trade Secrets event benefiting Women’s Support Services. The two-day event featured an antique and rare plant sale, as well as a unique garden tour showcasing four gardens.
IDA judges suggest which creative outlets spark the most innovative ideas.
Introducing a few of the most talented and successful designers who have an eye for creating interiors that reflect your personal style.
Through a unified design concept, the architect successfully transforms a 1950s brick Colonial into a simple, functional and exquisitely beautiful home
Contemporary to classic architecture dominates the landscape in Connecticut.
From the exterior through the interior, the architect created a perfect marriage of formal and informal
By working around established oak trees and using the existing footprint, the architect created a new home that soars into the tree tops
Founder, Chairman and CEO, Valerie Ann Wilson and Co-Presidents, Jennifer Wilson-Buttigieg and Kimberly Wilson Wetty, hosted a Cocktail Reception and Travel Fest celebrating their 30th Anniversary.
One of the seven natural wonders of the world, Victoria Falls in Zambia, is a destination for adventurous sightseers, who are lured by its attractions, activities and luxury lodgings.
Westport Historical Society and media sponsor Connecticut Cottages & Gardens celebrated the 21st Annual Hidden Garden Tour with a Toast the Tour cocktail reception in a beautiful barn at a private Westport home.
An elegant master bath does double duty for a family of five
Unexpected textures play a key role in designing beautiful baths.