The 33rd annual Designer's Showhouse is set to open Saturday.
Thursday, media got a sneak peek at the newly redesigned home at 83-11 south west 33rd Street.
The home has been transformed over the past eight weeks by 13 design teams and a host of area craftsmen and volunteers.
The showhouse benefits Child Care Aware.
Public tours are offered Wednesday through Sunday.
Tickets are $9 in advance and $10 at the door.
Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died.
Colorful murals of Nelson Mandela by an Indian artist adorn walls in the cities of Johannesburg and Cape Town. A snow-dusted bronze likeness stands with arms outstretched in London's Parliament Square.
Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid leader who became South Africa's first black president, was regarded as one of the great figures of the past century for his generosity of spirit, sacrifices in the name of equality and his efforts to …