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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 […]

8 Reasons to Consider Consignment

When you’re looking to freshen your home décor, consignment shopping is an attractive option. But before making a foray into the consignment world, it helps to know the ins and […]

Styling a Bookshelf: 7 Tips

A carefully designed bookcase offers limitless style and storage possibilities. Design expert Sean Juneja, CEO of Décor Aid — a full-service interior design firm with multiple locations around the country, […]

8 Ways to Strut Your Stripes

Stripes are a classic decorative option. They work well in just about every setting and they’re extremely versatile. Here’s a look at some ways to incorporate stripes into your home […]

All-American Style

In honor of our nation’s birthday, we round up what’s red, white, blue — and new — as our thoughts turn to the colors of the American flag, picnics, parades […]

On The Move In Millburn

Style, History and Pastrami on Rye Every so often, it’s nice to slip out from behind the computer, get some fresh air and interact with the state that we write […]

Celebrating Life-Enhancing Design

Last week, Design NJ had the pleasure of celebrating the work of a designer we have long admired.  Clodagh, founder of Clodagh Design International and philanthropist extraordinaire, recently published her […]

8 Fab Fathers’ Day Gifts

Fathers’ Day is just around the corner. It’s been my experience that dads can be harder to buy for than moms. (Honestly, I thought he’d love the crossword-puzzle-of-the-week subscription.) No […]

Gallop Poll

Horses were spotted everywhere at industry trade shows this year from New York to North Carolina, taking a fun or more sophisticated spin on art, lighting, fabrics, tableware and more. […]