Category archives: Home & Garden

ATYH: Adorable Alcove

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Lindsey Binz has designed interiors for 14 years. She began as a child, she said, explaining, “I constantly rearranged my room.” Photography by Karen E. Segrave   mother was an avid antique collector, and her best friend’s father was an antique dealer. “So I got a true appreciation for good, quality furnishings,” Binz said. “I foresaw myself be[...]

Home: Outdoor Living at Its Best

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This month our Home features are dedicated to dining in the great outdoors. We are happy to showcase the outdoor dining and living areas of two Little Rock homes, one designed by the professionals at Inside Effects/Outside Effects, the other handcrafted by the homeowner. Photography by Janet Warlick   Expansive Entertaining Our first space is ac[...]

ATYH: Just What The Customer Ordered

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While working in his parents’ furniture store as a youth, Bruce Goff discovered he didn’t want to just sell a sofa. Photography by Beth Hall   wanted to help his customer choose the right sofa. Five years ago, the fellow with the American Society of Interior Designers moved to northwest Arkansas to retire, but it didn’t stick — he’s still helping [...]

Home: Fantastically Forever

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Photography by Depict It Studio Scarlett was just 27 years old and a few weeks shy of marrying his sweetheart, Scheri, when he took every penny he had to build a spec home and start his company Celtic Construction Inc. The couple will soon celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary as well as the company’s. During these two decades, Scarlett has led a dedica[...]

P. Allen Smith: Flower Child

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Create a garden space for your kids and watch both grow. Photography by Mark Fonville   often ask me how to get young members of the family involved in gardening. Most kids love the outdoors, and playing in the dirt comes naturally to most, so creating a kid-friendly garden at home is actually a no-brainer. In addition to growing flowers and[...]

ATYH: Master Bedroom - Modern Oasis

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Photography by Beth Hall   Roark has worked in residential design for 14 years in northwest Arkansas. This venture began as an extension of a jewelry-design business. Though she’s watched design trends come and go, she’s resigned herself to the fact that one trend won’t be happening in her own home anytime soon. Laughing, she explained, “If I c[...]

P. Allen Smith: Berry Good Fun... Summertime Edibles!

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me, summertime conjures up magical childhood memories of climbing trees, catching lightening bugs and playing daylong games of hide-and-seek in the lingering twilight well past 9 at night. I can also vividly remember picking berries, right from the garden or gathering wild berries in the woods. Berries are not only good — they’re good for you! Berrie[...]

Home: Orange Slice of Paradise

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Photography by Janet Warlick Gibson, interior designer and owner of Urban Pad, a furniture store and full-service design company in Little Rock, Ark., wanted a space of his own, something different from the many  homes he designs. “I wanted to come home and have my own space. We don’t do a ton of retro homes at Urban Pad, so this was unique to me,” Gib[...]