The Beautiful Home is in search of brilliance, of authors who inform and delight, who have knowledge to share in wit and in wisdom, in all that is home.

We are eager for contributions from architects and designers, craftsmen and artists, economists and specialists, bon-vivants, connoisseurs and raconteurs.

If you can offer pithy, fun and informative essays, articles, hints and comments on the management, the enjoyment of the American home, please, contact us with

a writing sample (or the proposed article);
a brief biography;
a note of introduction.

Next issues include:

September:  Jefferson, UVA, Charlottesville, Jeffersonian, Federal
October:  Charles Goodman and Cliff May, Hollin Hills, Hollywood, Palm Springs, Mid-Century Modern
November:  Minard Lafever, the pattern-book, owner-builders, W.H. Taft, Ohio, the mid-West, Greek Revival
December:  Lord Fairfax, John Carlyle, the colony, the British, Alexandria, Georgian
January:  various architects, plantations, estates, manors nation-wide, Palladian, XXI Century


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