Wednesday's H&G was a pleasant surprise: Zahid Sardar, a modernist architect, Meg Mateo Ilasco, Diana Fayt, Sally Socolich all in one day. Keep it up, Chron!
Design Spotting: Tree Houses: Zahid Sardar features Palo Alto modernist architect Joseph Bellomo Design Dilemmas: First, find out why fireplace is smoke-stained: An Oakland homeowner with a dark, dirty fireplace and a layout problem gets some advice from Christine Reid
Spring sales abloom for the savvy: Sally Socolich (who we really missed while she was gone!) has details on a few upcoming warehouse sales, including Casa Collection and Lunares Hot Stuff: Nice pieces by Laura Thomas on woodworker Robert Erickson and Meg Mateo Ilasco on Diana Fayt's ceramics Images: Marion Brenner, Diana Fayt