A tour of the Norman Rockwell Museum in Lenox, Mass., featuring a guide who posed for Rockwell as a child. Then, in New York City, a workshop with designer Peter Fasano, who demonstrates how to make custom wallpaper; and a visit with furniture designer Vladimir Kagan.
In Houston, a visit to a home that's decorated in various styles and features an organic garden, where composting, harvesting and outdoor entertaining are discussed. Also: a visit to San Clemente, Cal., where a 1940s Lincoln Continental and the Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens are featured.
A visit to Montreal, highlighting its old quarter, which features magnificent architecture and Mont Royal Park, which was designed by Frederic Law Olmstead. Also: a tour of an open-air market with chef Stefano Faita.
A tour of designer Bunny Williams' 18th-century Connecticut home features her home-and-garden advice. Also: the Trade Secrets garden show; Battle Hill Forge, which makes custom garden ornaments and fences out of steel.
Season 2 opens with designer show houses, which can provide ideas for one's own home. Included: designers Bunny Williams, Juan Montoya and Charles Pavarini show off their rooms and share inexpensive design secrets.