Latest by Kim Cook

Published on March 6, 2022 - Page 23
Designers and lighting companies have come up with new ways to hold a light bulb and project light. This season is a great time to explore their...
Published on February 6, 2022 - Page 23
There’s a plant for any home, big or small, well-lit or not. There’s also a virtual jungle of stylish containers in which to show them off. “I love...
Published on January 23, 2022 - Page 23
When you see a nice handmade sweater, you know it took a while to create. The knitting or crocheting is just part of it. A fun online calculator at...
Published on January 9, 2022 - Page 23
The freshest style in decor these days is mixing styles. Traditional and contemporary often work well together. Think abstract art with an...
Published on December 19, 2021 - Page 25
Perched atop churches, barns, businesses, homes and seats of government for hundreds of years, weather vanes have taken the form of everything from...
Published on December 12, 2021 - Page 23
Home has become more central to many of us during the pandemic. That means outdoors as well. This holiday season, designers and retailers have...
Published on November 14, 2021 - Page 25
It’s a busy time for relocating. Many people have recently done so because of pandemic-related changes in work, school and home life. If you’re...
Published on October 17, 2021 - Page 25
Amid fall nesting season, home décor retailers are presenting collections reflecting the idea home is where our hearts and heads are. Our long,...
Published on August 29, 2021 - Page 27
Lately, Mother Earth has been blowing off lots of steam, as well as ash and a mess of lava. The volcanic eruptions, and the pumice and other rock...
Published on June 27, 2021 - Page 21
Backyards and patios have been working hard all year because of the pandemic. This summer, they can provide new ways to cool off and have fun in the...