Home & Garden
Sit Back and Relax in This ‘Pretty in Pink’ Backyard
Architectural designer Patrick Craine takes a page out of his own design book to create a backyard space for his Oak Cliff home—a previous Most Charming winner—that’s just as appealing as the front.
By Lydia Brooks
An 11-Year-Old’s Favorite Dallas Spraygrounds
In finding the best spraygrounds in town, we turned to an expert.
By John Erickson
Cool Dallas Pools to Visit This Summer
From Lee Harvey’s new swimming club to a Texas-shaped pool in Plano, there are plenty of nearby spots to beat the heat.
Summer’s Here. Here’s How to Up Your Cabana Style
Experts from La Vie Style House and Roller Rabbit chat about which essentials to add to your closet.
By Kimber Westphall
Summer Recipe: Smoked Bourbon Lemonade
Coryanne Ettiene uses smoke, not mirrors, to level-up her cocktail game.
By Kathy Wise
The Ultimate List of Dallas Summer Must-Haves
We present our list of warm-weather essentials, from coolers to pools, guaranteed to up your entertaining game when the thermometer tips into the triple digits.
By Ginni Beam, Aileen Jimenez, S. Holland Murphy and Kathy Wise
Six Unexpected Vacation Escapes Two Hours From Dallas
Beaches, treehouses, mid-century modern bungalows, and trailer resorts, all just a short drive from Dallas. Go ahead and leave it all behind.
Food & Drink
The New Way to Picnic in Dallas
This summer, stay cool and current with these bright and bold—and local—takes on backyard barbecue staples.
How to Brighten Up Your Home for Summer
Dallas designers share tips for creating a sun-filled, summery home without breaking the bank.
By Haley Arnold
The Second Annual Watermelon Festival is on Saturday
Head to the Dallas Farmers Market.