Eleanor Roper Eleanor Roper is a writer, editor, and stylist specializing in architecture, historic homes, and interior design. She is a home improvement writer and currently an editor at large, stylist, art director, and producer at Traditional Home magazine.She covers historical homes across the east coast, and greater southeast.Eleanor studied Fine Art Photography at Southeastern Center for the Arts in Atlanta, Georgia. In addition, she studied International Relations, Photography, Design, and Non-Profit at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.