Tone + Texture

Decorate your space with handmade textures such as the modern, maker revival of 1970s macramé and year-round tropical feel of wicker. MACRAMÉ Made through knotting instead of weaving, macramé can add a unique touch in many various ways. Houzz contributor Laura Gaskill suggests incorporating it as nursery decor, plant hangers, wall hangings and modern fiber arts. WICKER According to Houzz…

Home Is Where the Heart Is

 The concept of home is different for everyone.  For some, home is where the family is. It’s the place where weekends were—or still are—filled with baby snuggles, bedtime stories and Saturday morning cartoons. The place where the smell of bacon and pancakes fills the air on Sunday mornings, "do your homework before you go outside" is a daily mantra and…

Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce’s 36th Annual Awards Luncheon

The luncheon celebrated 2017 Citizen of the Year Mary Jacoby with DATCU, Business of the Year Sam Pack's Five Star Ford, Ambassador of the Year Chris Haverstick with Bank of the West, Volunteer of the Year Christy Williams, and Presidents Awards Ryan Schroer with American National Bank and Kelly Murray with Murray Media Group.

Progressive Shopping Night Benefiting Ally’s Wish

Honorary chairs Ginger and Andy Eads along with event chair Lori Fickling hosted a Progressive Shopping Night in celebration of Ally's Wish. Attendees shopped at Old Town Wine House, The Perc Coffeehouse, Beasley's Fine Jewelry and Main Street Mercantile, and learned about Ally's Wish and its April 21 Boots & Blessings Gala.

March 2018 Around Town

Liberty Christian is proud to announce Steven Greek as its head football coach for the 2018 season. Most recently, Greek coached football at Prestonwood Christian Academy in Plano for nearly a decade, where he enjoyed four state championships and appeared with the team in six state championship games. As the assistant athletic director, assistant head football coach and offensive coordinator,…

Creating Unique Spaces

Designer and general contractor Lucie Hasek, owner of Creative Elements in Highland Village, believes every part of a home should be clean and functional in order to foster creativity.

A Modern Home Remodel

Little did Sherry Daniel know when she began remodeling her home in 2016 that it would become not only a statement piece but also a personal statement.

Q&A with Josh Marten

Josh Marten of Stal Timber has a talent that's hard to match: his ability to handcraft furniture for both the home and the workplace is not only wonderfully contemporary but also timeless and chic. Josh creates both custom pieces to order as well as warehouse-stocked items, all with his personal touch and signature breathtaking artistry. Cross Timbers Lifestyle spoke with Josh…

Don’t Forget the Books!

Filling a bookshelf can be a daunting task for homeowners. But it doesn’t have to be.

Hey! What’s 4 Dinner?

When local chef Scott Sharkey was growing up in Douglas, Massachusetts, his mother’s shepherd pie was his family’s absolute favorite dish. To this day, he remembers the taste of it and why he loved it.