Making Magic

In her two decades of designing homes, Dawn Jacobs has taken on a range of interesting and memorable projects.

Year-Round Vacation

Major remodel makes the most of a special home on Lake Michigan

New Point of View

Custom lakefront home makes couple’s wish list come true

Making Waves

A complete gut ensures a dated design lives up to its potential

Nature’s Way

When Frank and Lisa Johnson purchased their lakefront property in Pinckney nearly 20 years ago, they envisioned a future "lake escape."

Happy Together

For a lake house in West Olive, near Grand Haven, the homeowners wanted their getaway to better accommodate seasonal guests.

Just Right

An updated small cottage in northeast Michigan is big on appeal

Brighton Beauty

Prairie-inspired residence’s design makes the most of water views

Restored Retreat

Essential renovation maintains cottage traditions

View Master

Stunning vistas of Lake Macatawa — and nearby Lake Michigan — inspire the name and design of this Holland new-build