Valerie Porter

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We Finally Have Clues to How the Lost Roanoke Colony Vanished

Artifacts suggest some members of ill-fated English settlement survived and assimilated with Native Americans.<p>The search began when an anxious Englishman named John White waded ashore on North Carolina’s Roanoke Island 425 years ago this month. Appointed governor of the fledgling Roanoke colony by …

Archaeology

Sublime 18th-Century Parisian Mansion Knows It's Worth $11M

<i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p>All photos via Sotheby's<p><b>Location:</b> Paris, France<b><br>Price:</b> $10,800,000<p>Well, La-di-da! Airy Parisian abodes are a dime a …

Clare & Mike's Newly-Expanded Family Home

<b>Name:</b> Clare & Mike <b><br>Location:</b> Leaside, Toronto <b><br>Size:</b> 2,000 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 3 months; Owned<p>Anyone with experience in the advertising industry …

Shoes as Art: 10 Clever Shoe Storage Ideas for Small Spaces

I love shoes. Sadly for my wallet, the shoes I find myself the most drawn to aren't necessarily the most practical ones. The shoes I love most are …

4 Amazing Tricks For Expanding Your Small Space

01 of 05<p>We've all been there. Whether it’s a dorm room, a studio apartment or a guest bedroom, every one of us has had to deal with trying to make a …

Home Decorating

Property Porn: $5.25M Renovated Victorian + Killer Rooftop Patio

Now this is our kind of Victorian home: a sense of history <i>and</i> modern design.<p>Located in Cow Hollow, the home has a whole five levels of space to house …

SF Guide

Dreamy Bedroom Decorating ideas

Get decorating and design ideas from some of our best master bedrooms.<p>Sweet dreams are guaranteed when you have a beautiful place to rest your head. …

Julia Roberts Lists Greenwich Village Apartment for $4.5M

<b>Alexa Lambert</b> of Stribling & Associates is listing the apartment.