October 2014 Table of Contents
Safe and Serene  | Manhattanites starting a family find refuge in a luminous home by North Carolina designer Bradshaw Orrell.
Lakeside Legacy  | A new Alabama home achieves old soul with Bobby McAlpine’s design, a tapestry of woods and texture.
Layering on Romance  | Designer Lynn von Kersting, long a reader fave, restores a California home with signature charm.
Happy Together  | Design (and marital) harmony look effortless in a new Seattle home for modern/classic architect Stuart Silk and his deeply traditional wife.
Silver polish: furniture, accents, and wallcoverings
Fab fall designer finds
Chic antiques and jewelry that’s unique
Designs to put a hex on you
25 experts: what’s worth collecting now?
25 shade- and sun-loving silver plants
Traditionalhome.com  - 25 Days of Giveaways
Great Gatherings  - Sophisticated anniversary dinner: Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams
Showhouse Tour  - Our stunning Napa Valley Showhouse
Celebrations  - Thomas Keller’s renowned Napa Valley restaurant, The French Laundry
Artisan - Female silversmiths at the leading edge
Tribute  - Beloved designer Charles Faudree
Kitchens  - How designs have changed
Travel  - 25 of America’s best historic homes
I Am Traditional  - Paula Wallace, co-founder of the Savannah College of Art and Design
From the Editor