July/August 2011: Table of Contents


50 Ways to live better athome
In celebration of athome’s fifth anniversary, we tapped top design talent to bring you the hottest tips, trends, and time-tested advice. 
by Riann Smith

Water Color
A contemporary Westport home blends amazing views with a design that showcases the family’s art collection.  
by Judy Ostrow

Best of athome
Chic and inviting, these inspiring living rooms, dining rooms, and bedrooms prove that great design never goes out of style. 


Editor’s Note

Daring by Design

Gold furnishings that glam up any space; yacht-inspired designs for home port; decor to get your game on
Haute Stuff
Modern marvels: Designed by the masters, these iconic 20th-century chairs are undeniably the best seats in the house.

House Parties
New Canaan Design District, Lillian August’s A Masterful Plan, Fashion Show at Carlisle Showroom, Women in Business.

House Parties
Charlotte Barnes’s Studio Opening, Discovery in the Garden Tour, Michael Kors Event at Mitchells

Fresh Paint
Shades of style: whites, neutrals and colors for the wall, picked by top designers we’ve featured.

at home with...John Robshaw
The globe-trotting textiles designer, who describes his home as “messy,” reveals his treasured possessions, cool summer getaways, and top Litchfield County haunts. 

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