- Settling down in Second Life:A House That's Just Unreal. The lure of home design and furnishings in the virtual world — building virtual houses, planting gardens, shopping for furniture and electronics and decorating. Did you know Second Life had its own virtual home design magazine, Prim Perfect?
- Amicably Split, and Still Sharing. Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams (though no longer together romantically) share a pied-à-terre in Manhattan, furnished from their own furniture company.
- Today a Strong Wave, Tomorrow a Teardown. Debi Warner's book Renovation Psychology: Putting the Home Team to Work. Does the manner in which you build a sandcastle tell us how you would renovate a house?
- In the Garden: In August's Heat, Planning for Cooler Days. Planning a garden in an uncertain climate — "sturdy species that can handle a variety of conditions."
- Room to Improve: How can I make a guest room more inviting?
- Personal Shopper: Modern Nursery Furnishings & Linens.
(Pics: Bruce Buck, Gordon M. Grant James Young Dorling Kindersley)