Making Memories

A waterfront Lenawee County dream home checks off all the boxes

Lakeside Beauty

This Robert C. Metcalf-designed home along Crystal Lake’s white-sand shore is as welcoming and peaceful today as the day it was born
The kitchen’s warm walnut cabinets and wood floors enhance the custom island, built by a local carpenter. It features both porcelain and black granite.

Forever Home

A well-appointed Lake Leelanau new-build goes from getaway to mainstay

Lanai Living

When interior designer Terry Ellis began working on an Oakland County client’s lanai in 2021, she focused on how the room would be used....
landscaped home

Take the Party Outside

A peek at how a plainly landscaped home has transformed into the it place

A Blank Slate

Interior designer Gail Urso imbues a beachfront cottage near Saugatuck with color, patterns, and year-round cheer.

Past Present

Sensitive renovations to an 1870s Mackinac Island cottage make it better than ever.

Michigan Magic

Bewitched by the state’s northern beauty, a couple crafts a gorgeous retreat. Photography: Jeff Garland.

Seasonal Retreat

Renovated lakefront home provides a warm-weather getaway. Photography by James Haefner.

Chic Retreat

A 1970s Up North cottage gets a beautiful makeover for an active family. Photography by Beth Singer.