Architectural Digest unveils this year’s AD100 list

Design authority Architectural Digest has released its annual AD100 listing. Originally launched in 1990 as a stand-alone special issue, the AD1OO has evolved into an annual survey of the top names in interior decoration, architecture and landscape design, released in the publication’s January issue. Now entering its fourth decade, this year’s list includes 22 firms from around the globe making their first appearance.

Design firms debuting on the list include Sheila Bridges Design, headed by Sheila Bridges, Designers Today‘s September cover muse; Corey Damen Jenkins & Associates, headed by Corey Damen Jenkins, a previous Designer Experience keynote speaker; Tiffany Brooks Interiors, headed by Illinois-based designer Tiffany Brooks; Kravitz Design, headed by musician Lenny Kravitz; and 18 others. To its AD100 Hall of Fame, Architectural Digest has added six names.

Of note for this AD100 listing is the presence of more people of color, women and firms from a variety of geographical locations.

Amy Astley, editor-in-chief of Architectural Digest,  told Publishers Daily that this year’s list “is the most diverse list we’ve ever produced,” noting that she has made an effort to infuse the list with more diversity during each publication since taking the helm at the

Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Home During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Cleaning and disinfecting our homes has always been top-of-mind, but never as much as since the novel coronavirus pandemic. In the beginning of March, spending on general household cleaning products reportedly saw an uptick of 141%. Items like bleach, dish detergent and disinfectants in particular have been in demand.

And as Dr. Liz Scott, Professor at Simmons University & Consultant in Home and Community Hygiene and Infection Control, mentioned during Good Housekeeping‘s Discover Cleaning: Inside & Out Summit, it’s completely warranted that people are hyper-focused on surfaces in their home during this time.

“What we’ve learned during the current pandemic, is that infective agents, can be transmitted very easily via common-touch surfaces (such as doorknobs, faucets, remote controls, and digital devices),” she said. “We learned that we can get this virus on our hands … then we move around the indoor environment and we touch these surfaces, we deposit the virus onto these surfaces, and unfortunately, the next person who comes along may get it on their hands.”

But of course the topic of keeping your home safe is vast, which is why our editors and the experts in the Cleaning Lab at the Good Housekeeping Institute

Gardening Kinds Revisited

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Dwelling Developments 2020

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