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Hard work

Alexander Kitchin wants to get your mind off the floor. “Most people are stuck down there,” he said. He’s referring...

Postcard from Millmont

Having been in the business of selling vacations for 19 years, Julie Arbelaez was ready for a getaway from her...

Lifelong process

We caught up with the co-founder of Formwork Architecture to see what she’s currently working on, why she loves...

From start to Finnish

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....