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An Image in Time

A new painting captures a favorite spot on the Johnson farm Janet Purcell, who wrote the story about Seward and Cecelia Johnson’s home, is also an accomplished artist. She decided […]

Simplify with Scandinavian Style

In a world that seems to become more complicated every day, it’s nice to come home to unfussy surroundings — décor that’s beautiful and functional yet infuses a home with […]

8 Ways to Welcome Fall

Yes, we know summer doesn’t officially end for a few more weeks, but Labor Day marks the unofficial start of fall. There’s so much to look forward to — crisp […]

Now & Then: Sweet Summertime

We love catching up with homeowners who have graciously welcomed us into their homes through the years. In 2008, we captured the spirited, colorful design scheme in Sharon and James […]

On The Town: Princeton

I was out and about again — this time with Social Media Editor Beth Powell. On one of the hottest days of the year, we explored the esteemed town of […]

Design for the Dogs

For many of us, a home is not complete without our beloved pets.  The proof is in the pooches that Design NJ photographers love to capture, the ways they influence […]

Show Business: 7 Thoughts I Had at NY NOW

On Monday, Design NJ editors headed out to the Jacob Javits Center for the NY NOW show to get an up-close-and-personal look at the newest home, lifestyle and gift trends. […]

A Study in Style: 8 Homework Helpers

We’re barreling toward the end of summer. (Don’t shoot the messenger.) That means it’s back-to-school season, which means it’s time for new clothes and school supplies. It might also be […]

Twin Peaks

Twin beds are having a moment in design circles.  No longer relegated to kids’ rooms only, designers are using them in various configurations or in pairs to maximize sleeping quarters […]

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