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Ingrid Cordano and her husband are experts in kitchen design. “This is the third kitchen we’ve designed during our...

Outside chances

It was none too inspiring—just a paved area behind a Downtown house-turned-office. But the people behind the Blue...

With view in mind

Richard and Linda Shank loved their last house, which he’d designed for them in Ednam Forest. But it had two problems...

Natural expression

Resides in: Charlottesville Best known for: Home goods shop Roxie Daisy 1. Antique or modern? Antique with touches of...

Mediterranean fusion

Good design can be found almost anywhere. This month, we’re taking our cues from Justin Ross’ long-awaited Stonefield...

Brick by brick

A third generation builder, Jeff Cianciotti started out in the residential construction market. But a few years after...

Rough as silk

Think of history in Charlottesville, and you might think first of Court Square, Monticello, and other seats of power....

Familial settings

We caught up with Scott Weiss to see what he’s currently working on, how he ended up practicing in Virginia, and why...

From the editor-at-large

In the Piedmont, large red brick houses have always had a certain kind of monumental grandeur in the landscape. They...

More ranch, please

It was a familiar Charlottesville story. The house, a 1960s ranch, boasted a great location near Downtown, but its...