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Designer Viewpoint: Wallpaper Tips & Trends

“Wallpaper has seen a resurgence over the past few years and the demand for expensive hand-painted wallpapers are on the rise,” says interior designer Nicola Callaghan, Creative Director of Nicola […]

12 Reasons We Love Show Houses

And why this one is really special Show houses are great, just ask anyone on our staff. You’ll often see us roaming the halls of stately homes (even during non-work […]

This or That: 12 Mothers’ Day Gift Options

Mothers’ Day is almost here and you’ve got some gifting decisions to make. To help you select something to make your mama proud, we’ve narrowed down the choices. Show your […]

5 Mexican Design Companies That Should Be On Your Radar

As Cinco de Mayo approaches, we’re celebrating Mexican culture by putting the spotlight on movers and shakers in the Mexican design world. Some of these companies have been in business […]

The Carefree House: Pining for a Pool?

Coordinated project planning, followed by smart choices, will pay off This installment of The Carefree House examines options for long-term durability and satisfaction in swimming pool materials, equipment, features and […]

Show Business: Highlights from High Point Market

Oh, from the people you meet — product designers, book authors and industry tastemakers — to the lineup of new introductions — High Point Spring Market never disappoints. Last week […]

5 Takeaways from the New York Tabletop Show

It was a brisk but exhilarating walk from Penn Station to Forty One Madison last week — the site of the semi-annual New York Tabletop Show: a premier destination for […]

Designers’ Favorite – What is Your Favorite Outdoor Furniture?

CO9 Design Bridge Concrete Bench/Coffee Table “The CO9 Design Bridge concrete bench/coffee table is one of my favorite pieces to use in an outdoor seating area. It is versatile and […]

Show Business: 8 Reasons to Love The Architectural Digest Design Show

Last Thursday, the Design NJ team spent the day at the 2019 Architectural Digest Design Show at Piers 92 and 94 in New York City. Design NJ is a proud […]