Neil Astle

September 17, 2017 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, Omaha Home

It is not often that an Omaha architect is featured in The New York Times and Architectural Digest, but the reputation of Neil Astle is noteworthy for much more than mere publication clippings. His local […]

Such Great Heights

September 3, 2017 · Posted In: North Omaha, Omaha Home

The first thing you notice about Wyman Heights is the beautiful view facilitated by the storied neighborhood’s riverside, hilltop perch. The petite enclave, situated on the cusp of Florence and Ponca Hills, spoons with a […]

A Fresh Homemade Kitchen

August 28, 2017 · Posted In: Home Improvement, Omaha Home

Out of all the genius quotes from world-renowned architects and designers, Kylie Von Seggern’s favorite comes from a celebrity chef. Her profile on Alley Poyner Macchietto Architecture’s website lists the words of Anthony Bourdain as […]

Fair Deal Village MarketPlace

August 23, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Entrepreneurs, North Omaha, Places

As a child, Terri Sanders visited the original Fair Deal Cafe on 24th Street with her father to eat breakfast or lunch, and experience a vibrant North Omaha. Sanders says the cafe, known from the […]

Omaha Home Opener

Posted In: DIY Project, Omaha Home

Simmering cider, sweaters, and boots—what a breath of fresh air this season brings after a hot and humid summer. Should we take a cue from the shedding foliage to realize less is more? That’s the […]

Two Homes, One Architect

Posted In: Neighborhoods, Omaha Home

Scanning any architectural periodical or blog, there are endless examples of buildings with clean lines, simple spaces, and minimal material pallets. Contemporary architecture owes much of this ethos to the modernist architects of the mid-20th […]

A Glamorous, Functional Basement Remodel

August 14, 2017 · Posted In: Home Improvement, Omaha Home

Seeking a grand basement remodel, a client came to me with hopes of creating a unified space with smaller intimate areas instead of an open floor plan. The original space felt very disconnected with no […]

Living Large in the Backyard

July 31, 2017 · Posted In: At Home, Omaha Home

If there were but one thing to consider before building your very own epic backyard party central, equipped with all the essential grilling and barbecue fixtures, it is this: Your guests don’t have to live […]

Home Is Where the Oven Is

July 18, 2017 · Posted In: At Home, Home Improvement, Omaha Home

When Nicola Shartrand decides to spend a lazy summer morning with her two young children in their home near Lake Manawa, odds favor the happy trio baking sheets of cookies before noon in their newly […]

Omaha by Design

July 12, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Leaders, Neighborhoods

When a new West Omaha Wal-Mart was being proposed in 2000, Connie Spellman remembers, someone questioned the difference between its uninspired, big-box design and a Wal-Mart with gabled parapets, lots of windows, and other visual […]


 
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