Products + Services

  1. Brit, not bright

    by Samantha Iacia | April 10, 2014

    Try a palette that makes an unexpected statement in your outdoor space. Touches of this old-world style create a vibe that’s elegant, refined and relaxed.
    1 Hawaiian inspired
    The floria damask pillow in Maui blue is decorated with a floral medallion pattern and trimmed with neutral jute fringe. 17 inches by 17 inches. $25, Pier 1, [...]

  2. Trailblazers

    by Chesapeake Home Magazine | April 10, 2014

    By Buzz McClain
    Things are thawing out, and not a moment too soon. The long winter — remember all that snow? The subfreezing temperatures? The kids home from school? — has taken a toll, and we need to get active and outdoors while we can still fit through the door.
    But we won’t [...]

  3. Dining with Drama

    by Chesapeake Home Magazine | March 25, 2014

    Cunningham’s adds splash to Towson Circle.
    By Kit Waskom Pollard
    Some restaurants serve meals; others create dining experiences. Cunningham’s, the newest addition to the Towson dining scene, is the latter.
    Bagby Group — which also owns Harbor East favorites Ten Ten and Fleet Street Kitchen — knows a thing or two about running a successful restaurant. That knowledge [...]

  4. Early Azaleas

    by Chesapeake Home Magazine | March 25, 2014

    When I first moved to Baltimore from the Midwest, I couldn’t get over the azaleas. The 5-foot shrubs completely covered in fuchsia, purple, red, white and orange blooms are unavailable to residents of the more frigid parts of the United States.
    Winterthur, the estate and gardens in Delaware once owned by the collector and horticulturist Henry [...]

  5. Enter The King

    by Chesapeake Home Magazine | March 25, 2014

    S550 proves rightful heir to Mercedes’ luxury standard.
    By Brian Melton
    With each generation, the Mercedes Benz S class redefines the luxury sedan standard. The all-new 2014 S550 continues that.
    Start with the look: It captures the dignity of the previous generation but with a nicely tucked tush that adds sizzle to the big car’s swagger. An exterior [...]

  6. Golden Eggs

    by Chesapeake Home Magazine | March 24, 2014

    Local chefs share cool, creative uses for the kitchen staple.
    By Kit Waskom Pollard
    Eggs can do it all. Equally at home as breakfast on the go or as the centerpiece of an elegant dinner, it’s no wonder that the simple ingredient holds a special place in chefs’ hearts. Here, four local chefs share their favorite egg [...]

  7. Celebrating the Land and Sea

    by Chesapeake Home Magazine | March 20, 2014

    Crabmeat and asparagus add a bright touch of spring to pasta in mustard-cream sauce.
    By Kit Waskom Pollard
    At The Arthouse in Hampden, Chef Jordi Miller uses simple ingredients to create pizzas and pastas that are fresh, creative and delicious. Here, she makes the most of Maryland crabmeat and asparagus, combining them with fresh pappardelle and a [...]

  8. Weaving, Nantucket Style

    by Chesapeake Home Magazine | March 20, 2014

    Fans such as Leslie Goldsmith preserve the craft of the lightship basket.
    By Marie Marciano Gullard
    The rigor required to create a Nantucket lightship basket puts the lie to any cheap jokes about learning the craft.
    “If these baskets are made perfectly,” says Leslie Goldsmith, “they should be able to hold water.”
    Consumers today associate the baskets “with the [...]

  9. Custom Service at Bare Skinlabs

    by Samantha Iacia | March 20, 2014

    New Greenspring Station spa devises natural skin-care blends
    Since 2010, patrons have flocked to Canton’s Bare on the Square waxing center for one thing: a Brazilian wax that’s done in half the time of those at most salons.
    The $65, 10-minute Bare Down There Brazilian wax is a claim to fame for co-owners Melissa Jacobson and Stephanie [...]

  10. Art + Accessories

    by Chesapeake Home Magazine | January 31, 2014

    Fun and affordable pieces abound in a new gallery-boutique in Ruxton.
    By Kit Waskom Pollard
    The concept behind the new Ruxton gallery and shop, V Fashion Towson/My Town Art Gallery, was born in the most unlikely of places: years ago, on the sidelines of a club lacrosse game.
    Watching her now-grown daughters play lacrosse, Valerie Heneberry was struck [...]