photography courtesy of AIA Home Tour BEST HOME TOUR: We’re big fans of the home tour—snooping in a stranger’s house is so much better when you’re invited to do so. And for our money, the AIA Home Tour is the tour you need to take. We’re all about asking the experts, and each year the Dallas chapter of the American Institute of Architects selects outstanding dwellings in Dallas and Fort Worth. Even better: all the houses are designed by Texas architects.

The Best of Everything 2009

D Home editors and designers nominate the best people and places in Dallas.