On a leafy street in West Hollywood, L.A.–based designer Christos Prevezanos was given free rein in his client’s recently purchased home—with one caveat: He couldn’t alter the distinctive architectural details of the 1920s Spanish-style bungalow. Maintaining the home’s pleasing archways and intriguing slopes, Prevezanos infused a playful spirit with jewel-tone hues and vibrant patterns. The result? A glamorous modern space with vintage charm.
Mexico’s most beloved cocktail, the Paloma, is one of our favorite libations when the weather starts to warm. Made with grapefruit soda, smooth reposado tequila, and a hint of salt, it has a refreshing balance of flavors. Thanks to the addition of kumquat syrup, this version is a tart (but delicious!) take on the Mexican favorite.
The time for spring-cleaning is now, and if you need a little inspiration to get started, who better to look to than the pros? Professional organizer Helena Butler is spilling her secrets to an orderly life, and we’re listening. From quick “cheat” tactics for decluttering fast to common clutter traps to avoid, her wisdom will help you get your home (and life) into shape.
Lifestyle and design blogger and photographer Traci French, aka Mrs. French, is one of our biggest Pinterest obsessions as of late. We’re not alone: She has 3.8 million followers. Her alluring boards are brimming with inspiration for a life well lived, from picture-perfect gardens to gorgeous glazed tiles to beautifully belted blazers.
It’s time to set your out-of-office replies, pack your bags, and take flight for Nevis in the West Indies. Fashion stylist and blogger Nneya Richards is giving us the rundown on where to sleep, eat, and drink on this luxurious yet laid-back island, a little sister to flashy St. Kitts. From a restaurant called Bananas hidden in the hills to the perfect spot for a catamaran tour, your itinerary is set—and quite envy-inducing.