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711, 2019

A Natural Development

By |November 7th, 2019|Categories: Annual Print, Blog, Building & Development, Current Issue, Feature, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Nature, community and a small-town lifestyle are growing organically at Stephens Valley By Hollie Deese Photography by Reeves Smith Sometimes you need to make a change, to switch things up and choose a different way of living. Paula Durham, 70, and her husband, Fred, have been in Stephens Valley since November 2018. Self-proclaimed empty-nesters, they were ready to downsize

1410, 2019

Living Well

By |October 14th, 2019|Categories: Annual Print, Architecture & Design, Blog, Building & Development, Current Issue, Events, Feature, News, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , , , |

House Beautiful teams up with Castle Homes for Whole Home Concept HouseBy Hollie DeesePhotography by Reed BrownHouse Beautiful is bringing their Whole Home Concept House to Nashville this fall, showcasing a nearly 6,000-square-foot home that is a stunner while also promoting happier, healthier and smarter living.“At House Beautiful, we believe your home should work for you — bringing you joy,

1110, 2019

Taking Inspiration

By |October 11th, 2019|Categories: Annual Print, Architecture & Design, Blog, Building & Development, Current Issue, Events, Feature, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , |

Southern Living’s custom builder program showcases home modeled after Grassmere estate By Hollie Deese Photography by Greg Smit When Southern Living magazine was looking for the right place to build their next Showcase Home, it was hard to ignore the pull of Middle Tennessee. They were thrilled at the opportunity to be a part of the 2019 James Hardie

910, 2019

Phoenix on Fatherland

By |October 9th, 2019|Categories: Annual Print, Architecture & Design, Blog, Building & Development, Current Issue, Feature, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , , |

By Maria Meyer Photography by Tonda McKay It started with a pop. The lights dimmed. Soon campfire size flames were emanating from behind the dryer and smoke began to fill the closet and storage room. Tracey Ford, dressed in T-shirt, grabbed her purse and a pair of pants and walked outside to call 911 — thinking that the small

608, 2019

An Etch Above the Rest

By |August 6th, 2019|Categories: Architecture & Design, Blog, Building & Development, Building Materials, Doors & Windows, Feature, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , |

At Nashville’s Class Glass, the art of sandblasting and etching takes on hew heightsBy Olivia McClureKaren Martin knew how to turn her design dream into a reality — and with her company, Class Glass, she helps other people do the same.Hailing from the Northeast, Martin lived out West for ten years, where she worked in America’s national parks system. After

508, 2019

Perfect Placement

By |August 5th, 2019|Categories: Annual Print, Architecture & Design, Blog, Building & Development, Current Issue, Feature, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , |

Architect Wade Weissmann draws from past for future projectsBy Hollie DeesePhotography by Doug Edmunds and David BaderArchitect Wade Weissmann became enamored of buildings and their place in the world as a child when his parents bought a hobby farm with another family in Door County, Wisconsin. He was just shy of 7, and from that moment on his weekends were

3007, 2019

A Toast to Mom

By |July 30th, 2019|Categories: Annual Print, Architecture & Design, Blog, Building & Development, Current Issue, Downtown Living, Feature, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , , , |

An exclusive amenity pays homage to a developer’s mother By Hollie Deese Photos by Shocase Photography When developer Tony Giarratana first conceptualized the wine cellar space at his luxury downtown condo building, it was sleek and modern with a standing table down the middle. And it wasn’t right at all for a room meant to honor his mother, Carmen.

2207, 2019

Ranch Redo

By |July 22nd, 2019|Categories: Annual Print, Architecture & Design, Blog, Building & Development, Current Issue, Feature, Mid Century Modern, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , |

EOA architect transforms a midcentury mainstay into a modern masterpiece By Hollie Deese Photography by Reeves Smith and Julia Steele Not everyone can look at a ranch house and see how such an innocuous shape could be transformed into something magnificent, but then again, not everyone is an architect. So when EOA Architects partner Michael Murdock and his wife,

1204, 2019

A Collected Life

By |April 12th, 2019|Categories: Architecture, Building & Development, Downtown Living, Feature, Hospitality, News Stories, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , , , |

Couple embrace the finer aspects of downtown living By Hollie Deese Photography by Reeves Smith When an architect falls in love with a building — even when it isn’t theirs — they have a tendency to get ideas and make plans. Usually they don’t get an opportunity to make those plans happen. But sometimes they do. Ron Gobbell had

804, 2019

Livable Lakefront Luxury

By |April 8th, 2019|Categories: Annual Print, Building & Development, Current Issue, Feature, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , , , |

A life worth living — and leaving on the fly — on Old Hickory Lake in Gallatin By Hollie Deese Photography by William DeShazer and Shawn Cordon Lakefront property is a hot commodity in Middle Tennessee. So is luxurious condo living. At Revery Point condos, in the Foxland Harbor golf community in Gallatin, homeowners can have both. “We wanted