27 02, 2017

Design Destination: The Dwell Hotel

2017-10-27T07:52:13+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]CHATTANOOGA. We had to share The Dwell Hotel, a design-savvy boutique hotel in downtown Chattanooga that opened in 2016. The lobby and each hotel suite elevates Mid-Century modern decor and includes vintage artifacts and fine art collected by owner Seija Ojanpera. She describes her hotel as "lively meets luxury," and the rooms as "retro reimagined." The Dwell Hotel

Design Destination: The Dwell Hotel2017-10-27T07:52:13+00:00
6 12, 2016

Maker Space: Charles Gene Horner, Tennessee’s Elder Luthier

2017-10-27T07:52:14+00:00

When you lift an instrument made by Charles Horner you sense the perfect balance of wood and air. It’s as if the key raw material isn’t the wood, but what is absent, some longing. From nearly nothing, from something others would throw on a fire—a rough-hewn core of a fallen tree—Charles Horner makes music. Charles Gene Horner, 83 Rockwood, TN. Charles Gene Horner hands me a fiddle, one that

Maker Space: Charles Gene Horner, Tennessee’s Elder Luthier2017-10-27T07:52:14+00:00
2 12, 2016

Elegance: Old World Tudor Reinterpreted in Riverview

2017-10-27T07:52:14+00:00

Architect Josh Cooper with the JCC Design Studio team, Interior Designer Barbara Winchester, and Project Managers Nick vonWerssoiwetz and Bryan Owens. [gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]Chattanooga. Architect Josh Cooper has brought a modern floor plan to a distinctly traditional Tudor home in one of Chattanooga’s oldest neighborhoods. His firm, JCC Studio, completed a stunning restoration of the

Elegance: Old World Tudor Reinterpreted in Riverview2017-10-27T07:52:14+00:00
1 12, 2016

Reclaiming a City House: Master Carpenters Revive 1885 Victorian

2017-10-27T07:52:14+00:00

Jason and Roy Dorn on the porch of the historic home they transformed  [gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]Chattanooga. When you shake Roy Dorn's hand, you immediately discover that he is a maker, a carpenter. When you talk to his clients you quickly realize he is a master. Recently his craftsmanship helped salvage an 1885 wood-frame Victorian home in downtown

Reclaiming a City House: Master Carpenters Revive 1885 Victorian2017-10-27T07:52:14+00:00
1 12, 2016

Memories and Minnow Buckets: Building the Modern Homeplace

2018-04-20T06:54:33+00:00

A Christopher Architecture and Interiors Project “We’ve given more than a nod to the Craftsman lodge with our design." --Bill Moore, CAi Project Manager Cullman, Alabama. The fondest memories of childhood for Jeff Roberts were spent on the water—driving a boat, skiing, and swimming. His mother, Betsy Roberts, taught Jeff and his brother, Will, to enjoy each of

Memories and Minnow Buckets: Building the Modern Homeplace2018-04-20T06:54:33+00:00
26 11, 2016

Revival of the Portrait: The New Narrative

2017-10-27T07:52:15+00:00

Fine art brushes in the studio of James Courtenay James. Photo by Billy Weeks [gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]Chattanooga. In a Snap Chat world where an image is here today and gone tomorrow, an investment in an heirloom portrait feels like the new counter culture. Once a standard investment found in any fine home, portraits quickly grew out

Revival of the Portrait: The New Narrative2017-10-27T07:52:15+00:00
21 11, 2016

View our 2016 Print Annual of Nashville Interiors

2017-10-27T07:52:15+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"] Welcome to Nashville Interiors: Elevating the Interior Life. We are pleased to share our 2016 print annual that features regional design stories and our advertising partners.  Click here. Enjoy!   A welcome from our new owner and publisher, Kathryn Nash:  Welcome. We hope you enjoy our mix of design-inspired stories. Our new editorial direction has the goal

View our 2016 Print Annual of Nashville Interiors2017-10-27T07:52:15+00:00
21 11, 2016

Living with Music: Curating a Life of Legends

2017-10-27T07:52:15+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]Nashville. Musicians accumulate the most interesting artifacts. Rarely do they own only one instrument, or even one means of listening to recordings. It's complicated, this relationship they have with these 'things,' which are so much more than 'things' to them. They are sometimes scavengers, and sometimes in the salvage business. Meet two Tennessee musicians who aren't

Living with Music: Curating a Life of Legends2017-10-27T07:52:15+00:00
17 11, 2016

Bold & Beautiful: Designer Marcelle Guilbeau Goes for Baroque

2017-10-27T07:52:15+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"] Nashville. Interior designer Marcelle Guilbeau brings a bold design aesthetic to each of her projects, and is highly sought out by those who seek a soulful and eclectic vibrancy. Step with us into the Green Hills home of Pilates trainer Anissa Pollard. Her vitality is conveyed with the use of saturated colors, warm vintage

Bold & Beautiful: Designer Marcelle Guilbeau Goes for Baroque2017-10-27T07:52:15+00:00