MaryJoBowling

Mary Jo Bowling

Mary Jo Bowling is the Homes Editor for Luxe Interiors + Design‘s Colorado and San Francisco regions. She’s written and edited articles for publications including Sunset, Better Homes & Gardens and California Home+Design, as well as for online platforms, such as Houzz and Curbed. The result of years of exposure to dramatic before-and-after home stories has made her an inveterate remodeler, and she has tackled transformations ranging from a Victorian-era home to a century-old barn.

Mary Jo Bowling

4 Desert Gardens in Arizona To Visit This Spring

4 Desert Gardens in Arizona To Visit This Spring

An Austin Property Balances Urban Amenities & Tranquility

An Austin Property Balances Urban Amenities & Tranquility

A Portland Designer Makes Concrete His Canvas

A Portland Designer Makes Concrete His Canvas

A Chicago Townhouse Exudes Classic Elegance

A Chicago Townhouse Exudes Classic Elegance

A Phoenix Portrait Artist Channels The Old Masters

A Phoenix Portrait Artist Channels The Old Masters

Dallas & Houston Showrooms To Check Out This Spring

Dallas & Houston Showrooms To Check Out This Spring

A Glam NYC Condo Takes Its Style Cues From Its Owners

A Glam NYC Condo Takes Its Style Cues From Its Owners

A Modern Farmhouse Gets An Industrial Edge

A Modern Farmhouse Gets An Industrial Edge

A New Luxury Condo Gives A Nod To Its Oceanfront Locale

A New Luxury Condo Gives A Nod To Its Oceanfront Locale

CB2’s First Vintage Collection Is Chock-Full Of Rare Finds

CB2’s First Vintage Collection Is Chock-Full Of Rare Finds

5 Creatives Evolving The Notion Of American-Made

5 Creatives Evolving The Notion Of American-Made

A Modernist Landscape Master’s Work Is On Display

A Modernist Landscape Master’s Work Is On Display

An Arizona Abode’s Update Is In Sync With Its Setting

An Arizona Abode’s Update Is In Sync With Its Setting

A Flatware Line Honoring American Craftsmanship

A Flatware Line Honoring American Craftsmanship

The Scoop On Iris Apfel’s Glassware Collaboration

The Scoop On Iris Apfel’s Glassware Collaboration

How Math Formulas Inspire This SF Artist’s Works

How Math Formulas Inspire This SF Artist’s Works

A Houston Home Melds Classic And Modern Elements

A Houston Home Melds Classic And Modern Elements

Pattern And Pizzazz Fill A Victorian Chicago Townhouse

Pattern And Pizzazz Fill A Victorian Chicago Townhouse

A Vero Beach Home Perfects A Coastal Modern Look

A Vero Beach Home Perfects A Coastal Modern Look

A 1911 New York Farmhouse Gets An Inviting Refresh

A 1911 New York Farmhouse Gets An Inviting Refresh

A Santa Monica Home Becomes A Worldly Abode

A Santa Monica Home Becomes A Worldly Abode

Behind The Redo Of This Legendary Ritz-Carlton

Behind The Redo Of This Legendary Ritz-Carlton

American Folk Design Gets A Modern Makeover

American Folk Design Gets A Modern Makeover

A Big Sky Home Offers A New Take On Montana Living

A Big Sky Home Offers A New Take On Montana Living

Step Inside This Design-Centric Portland Wine Spot

Step Inside This Design-Centric Portland Wine Spot

A Pair Of New Mixed-Use Towers Beckons In Bellevue

A Pair Of New Mixed-Use Towers Beckons In Bellevue

Mark Your Calendars For Modern Phoenix Week

Mark Your Calendars For Modern Phoenix Week

8 Products Inspired By Donald Judd’s Concrete Art

8 Products Inspired By Donald Judd’s Concrete Art

Bright Pieces As Bold As This Artful Roadside Attraction

Bright Pieces As Bold As This Artful Roadside Attraction

7 Items That Nod To Miami’s Bold ‘Surrounded Islands’

7 Items That Nod To Miami’s Bold ‘Surrounded Islands’

8 Items Inspired by Robert Smithson’s ‘Spiral Jetty’

8 Items Inspired by Robert Smithson’s ‘Spiral Jetty’

Inside A Mountain Home As Stellar As Its Views

Inside A Mountain Home As Stellar As Its Views

3 Design Showrooms Opening Their Doors In Denver

3 Design Showrooms Opening Their Doors In Denver

What Drives The Designs Of Aspen-Based Clarity Fornell

What Drives The Designs Of Aspen-Based Clarity Fornell

A Palm Beach Artist’s Bronze Pieces Magnify A Bug’s Life

A Palm Beach Artist’s Bronze Pieces Magnify A Bug’s Life

A 5-Day Fair Brings Boca Raton Art Of All Kinds

A 5-Day Fair Brings Boca Raton Art Of All Kinds

Austin’s Taylor Murphy On His Wallpaper & Fabric Designs

Austin’s Taylor Murphy On His Wallpaper & Fabric Designs

2 Texas Art & Design Shows Worth Attending This Spring

2 Texas Art & Design Shows Worth Attending This Spring

An Arizona Abode Is Designed For Family Gatherings

An Arizona Abode Is Designed For Family Gatherings

A Reno Of A Palm Springs Abode Recaptures Its History

A Reno Of A Palm Springs Abode Recaptures Its History

A Jewelry Collab Inspired By P.E. Guerin’s Rich History

A Jewelry Collab Inspired By P.E. Guerin’s Rich History

Paintings From Kenya Inspire A Dallas Home’s Interiors

Paintings From Kenya Inspire A Dallas Home’s Interiors

The Street Artist Behind This Custom French Luxury Range

The Street Artist Behind This Custom French Luxury Range

Earthy Materials Warm A Coconut Grove High-Rise

Earthy Materials Warm A Coconut Grove High-Rise

What To Expect From Michael Del Piero’s Updated Shop

What To Expect From Michael Del Piero’s Updated Shop

15 Emerging Designers To Have On Your Radar

15 Emerging Designers To Have On Your Radar

An Old Home’s Stumbling Block Results In A Fresh Start

An Old Home’s Stumbling Block Results In A Fresh Start

A Simple Apartment Becomes A Casually Elegant Abode

A Simple Apartment Becomes A Casually Elegant Abode

A Denver Home Offers A New Spin On Midcentury Style

A Denver Home Offers A New Spin On Midcentury Style

Modern Furnishings Shine In A Home With Classic Bones

Modern Furnishings Shine In A Home With Classic Bones

Why A Day Trip To Arcosanti Is Worth Your Time

Why A Day Trip To Arcosanti Is Worth Your Time

Behind One-Of-A-Kind Pieces That Mix Mediums And Styles

Behind One-Of-A-Kind Pieces That Mix Mediums And Styles

A Team Delivers A Stunning Redo Of An Arizona Abode

A Team Delivers A Stunning Redo Of An Arizona Abode

A California-Cool Residence Welcomes New Yorkers

A California-Cool Residence Welcomes New Yorkers

Vibrant Colors, Lively Patterns Brighten A Florida Cottage

Vibrant Colors, Lively Patterns Brighten A Florida Cottage

6 Items That Take A Cue From Bauhaus Design

6 Items That Take A Cue From Bauhaus Design

A Texas Ceramicist Dishes On Her Signature Marbling Look

A Texas Ceramicist Dishes On Her Signature Marbling Look

An Austin Home With Modern European Flair Shines

An Austin Home With Modern European Flair Shines

A Contemporary Home As Impressive As The Art Inside

A Contemporary Home As Impressive As The Art Inside

A Dallas Artist’s Bold, Large Pieces Keep You Guessing

A Dallas Artist’s Bold, Large Pieces Keep You Guessing

Behind The Jeffrey Alan Marks X Progress Lighting Collab

Behind The Jeffrey Alan Marks X Progress Lighting Collab

The Scoop On San Diego’s Design Scene As Of Late

The Scoop On San Diego’s Design Scene As Of Late

In Colorado, Contemporary & Craftsman Styles Unite

In Colorado, Contemporary & Craftsman Styles Unite

The History Of A 1910 Home Sparks A Moving Redesign

The History Of A 1910 Home Sparks A Moving Redesign

6 Surprising Facts About The Stairway At This Show House

6 Surprising Facts About The Stairway At This Show House

A Design Firm’s Furniture Line Fills A Void In The Market

A Design Firm’s Furniture Line Fills A Void In The Market

A Portland Hotel Pays Homage To Neighborhood History

A Portland Hotel Pays Homage To Neighborhood History

City Views, Organic Materials Heighten Design At Canlis

City Views, Organic Materials Heighten Design At Canlis

Eclectic Touches Reinvigorate A Vintage Miami Beach Home

Eclectic Touches Reinvigorate A Vintage Miami Beach Home

A Design Team Creates An Island-Style Abode In Naples

A Design Team Creates An Island-Style Abode In Naples

A Couple Builds A New Home For A Fresh Start

A Couple Builds A New Home For A Fresh Start

7 Items That Pay Homage To Palm Springs Design

7 Items That Pay Homage To Palm Springs Design

3 Colorado Furniture Makers To Have On Your Radar

3 Colorado Furniture Makers To Have On Your Radar

How A Denver Cafe Showing Helped An Artist To Go Pro

How A Denver Cafe Showing Helped An Artist To Go Pro

Old And New Come Together In A Modern Aspen Home

Old And New Come Together In A Modern Aspen Home

Give Your Taste Buds A Taste Of The West Coast In Chicago

Give Your Taste Buds A Taste Of The West Coast In Chicago

Handmade Pieces Serve As Functional Art At Antu-Made

Handmade Pieces Serve As Functional Art At Antu-Made

Design-Centric Properties For Your Key West Escape

Design-Centric Properties For Your Key West Escape

Behind The Dramatic Redo Of This Florida Art Museum

Behind The Dramatic Redo Of This Florida Art Museum

Clever Scaling Makes A Large House Feel Welcoming

Clever Scaling Makes A Large House Feel Welcoming

The Handmade Tale Of A TV Writer’s Book-Centric Home

The Handmade Tale Of A TV Writer’s Book-Centric Home

A Team Breathes New Life Into A Vintage Tudor Revival

A Team Breathes New Life Into A Vintage Tudor Revival

Natural Light, Rock Gardens Create A Minimalist Feel

Natural Light, Rock Gardens Create A Minimalist Feel

A Can’t-Miss Islamic Art Exhibition Comes To Phoenix

A Can’t-Miss Islamic Art Exhibition Comes To Phoenix

What To Expect From This Designer’s New Online Shop

What To Expect From This Designer’s New Online Shop

A Glass-And-Concrete Home Puts Art In The Spotlight

A Glass-And-Concrete Home Puts Art In The Spotlight

Natural Materials Add Warmth To A Contemporary Home

Natural Materials Add Warmth To A Contemporary Home

Antiques, Vintage Pieces Shine In A Chicago-Area Home

Antiques, Vintage Pieces Shine In A Chicago-Area Home

Dine Among Posh Design At These Texas Hotels

Dine Among Posh Design At These Texas Hotels

Behind This Texas Furniture Brand’s Capsule Collection

Behind This Texas Furniture Brand’s Capsule Collection

Luxury, Playfulness Meet In A Renovated Houston Home

Luxury, Playfulness Meet In A Renovated Houston Home

Color & Midwestern Scenery Inspire This Designer’s Art

Color & Midwestern Scenery Inspire This Designer’s Art

Explore The Beauty Of Irving Penn’s Unique Photography

Explore The Beauty Of Irving Penn’s Unique Photography

All Things Midcentury Modern Are On View In Palm Springs

All Things Midcentury Modern Are On View In Palm Springs

A Contemporary Beach Home Rises From The Land

A Contemporary Beach Home Rises From The Land

7 Pieces Inspired By Gio Ponti’s Angular Flair

7 Pieces Inspired By Gio Ponti’s Angular Flair

Midcentury Cool Pieces That Nod To Charles & Ray Eames

Midcentury Cool Pieces That Nod To Charles & Ray Eames

8 Pieces Inspired By Elsie de Wolfe’s Feminine Designs

8 Pieces Inspired By Elsie de Wolfe’s Feminine Designs

Refined Rug Designs That Appeal To All Tastes

Refined Rug Designs That Appeal To All Tastes

A Couple Updates A Victorian Home They Long Admired

A Couple Updates A Victorian Home They Long Admired

The 1st Warhol Retrospective In The U.S. In Decades

The 1st Warhol Retrospective In The U.S. In Decades

RED Awards 2019: Readers’ Choice Voting Now Open

RED Awards 2019: Readers’ Choice Voting Now Open

A Textile Designer Taps Into Global Inspo For Her Prints

A Textile Designer Taps Into Global Inspo For Her Prints

3 Pacific Northwest Designers Pushing Boundaries

3 Pacific Northwest Designers Pushing Boundaries

An Architect’s Idaho Retreat Capitalizes On The Views

An Architect’s Idaho Retreat Capitalizes On The Views

WARDELL INTERIORS

WARDELL INTERIORS

STUART D. SHAYMAN ASSOCIATES ARCHITECTS

STUART D. SHAYMAN ASSOCIATES ARCHITECTS

JOHN M. LEUTHARDT LANDSCAPING

JOHN M. LEUTHARDT LANDSCAPING

PREMIER LANDSCAPE

PREMIER LANDSCAPE

VINE PROPERTIES, LLC

VINE PROPERTIES, LLC

SCOTT BYRON & CO., INC.

SCOTT BYRON & CO., INC.

SANDOW To Take Over Operations Of NYCxDESIGN

SANDOW To Take Over Operations Of NYCxDESIGN

SETH ROMIG ARCHITECT

SETH ROMIG ARCHITECT

MICHELLE WILLIAMS INTERIORS

MICHELLE WILLIAMS INTERIORS

MICHAEL DEANE HOMES

MICHAEL DEANE HOMES

PAIGE PIERCE DESIGN

PAIGE PIERCE DESIGN

SHAPIRO PERTNOY COMPANIES

SHAPIRO PERTNOY COMPANIES

GREENSPIRE PROPERTIES LLC

GREENSPIRE PROPERTIES LLC

ROBBINS ARCHITECTURE

ROBBINS ARCHITECTURE

EARTH DEVELOPMENTS, INC.

EARTH DEVELOPMENTS, INC.

BARDES INTERIORS

BARDES INTERIORS

S/H BUILDERS, LLC

S/H BUILDERS, LLC

TIP TOP BUILDERS INC.

TIP TOP BUILDERS INC.

T&T CONSTRUCTION, INC.

T&T CONSTRUCTION, INC.

MICHAEL ABRAHAM ARCHITECTURE

MICHAEL ABRAHAM ARCHITECTURE

T CLIFTON DESIGN, LTD.

T CLIFTON DESIGN, LTD.

TWENTY 9, INC.

TWENTY 9, INC.

MANDY BROWN ARCHITECTS PC

MANDY BROWN ARCHITECTS PC

SUZANN KLETZIEN DESIGN

SUZANN KLETZIEN DESIGN

GREENWICH MILLBANK GROUP

GREENWICH MILLBANK GROUP

SYLVESTER CONSTRUCTION SERVICES, INC.

SYLVESTER CONSTRUCTION SERVICES, INC.

SUZANNE LOVELL INC.

SUZANNE LOVELL INC.

KATHERINE LOPEZ DESIGN

KATHERINE LOPEZ DESIGN

ZEN RESTORATION

ZEN RESTORATION

THE LAUREL GROUP

THE LAUREL GROUP

MCDONOUGH & CONROY ARCHITECTS P.C.

MCDONOUGH & CONROY ARCHITECTS P.C.

KONNER DEVELOPMENT

KONNER DEVELOPMENT

THOMAS ELLIOTT & CO.

THOMAS ELLIOTT & CO.

STUDIO NINE TWENTY FOUR

STUDIO NINE TWENTY FOUR

BRITTANY BROMLEY INTERIORS

BRITTANY BROMLEY INTERIORS

BRINTON BROSIUS, INC.

BRINTON BROSIUS, INC.

KRIEGER KLATT ARCHITECTS, INC.

KRIEGER KLATT ARCHITECTS, INC.

MILLER-ROODELL ARCHITECTS

MILLER-ROODELL ARCHITECTS

DUNES DEVELOPMENT GENERAL CONTRACTOR, LLC

DUNES DEVELOPMENT GENERAL CONTRACTOR, LLC

HUNTER ROBERTS HOMES

HUNTER ROBERTS HOMES

BEST & COMPANY

BEST & COMPANY

HEATHER WELLS INC.

HEATHER WELLS INC.

I-GRACE

I-GRACE

CRISP ARCHITECTS

CRISP ARCHITECTS

IVY SQUARE WOODWORKING

IVY SQUARE WOODWORKING