Posts by Mary Jo Bowling

On May 1, the elaborate doors of the 2010 San Francisco Decorator Showcase House will swing open to the public and style connoisseurs will fill the Washington Street mansion to admire the work of some of the top designers in the city.

My baby (due sometime this month) will arrive with a lot of baggage, literally.

After an exhaustive search, my best friend met the man of her dreams. Their compatibility, officially measured by eHarmony, is undeniable.

We all have at least one guilty design pleasure—items that are not necessarily stylish or high-end, but we love them anyway.

In the world of design, the details can make all the difference. That’s why I love a good doorbell.

There’s a subtle pressure put on parents-to-be when it comes to decorating and outfitting a baby’s nursery.

There’s no need to choose between looking at good design or enjoying fine wine when headed to Sonoma County this spring.

As the summer months approach, so does the urge to take the party outside. Nothing makes an evening on the patio or deck more magical than lighting.

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