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Dog Days of Summer

Here at Design NJ, a photo shoot is a full day’s work. We love when the family pet joins in on the action. With National Dog Day approaching on August […]

Sun Block

It’s solar eclipse day! Here in New Jersey we’ll only see a partial eclipse, but it’s still an occasion worth noting. As Hayden Planetarium Director and super-cool celebrity astrophysicist Neil […]

Mighty Melamine

Melamine — virtually unbreakable tableware — has become a major force in the tabletop category. Why? The growth of casual dining, al fresco living and a “shift toward a more […]

What Kate Knows

The Duchess of Cambridge rarely lets us down when it comes to sartorial splendor. Whether she’s mingling with presidents, sharing a carriage with Camilla, or presenting her hours-old offspring to […]

Playing Favorites

It’s a rainy day here in New Jersey. And we are many, many weeks into school summer vacation. Need we go on? Parents know that a well-appointed kids’ room can […]

Forecast: Sunny

Some say yellow is having a moment. Others ask when the color of sunshine ever went out of style? One of the best qualities of this happy hue is its […]

Night Lights

What’s better than a long, sultry evening outdoors, bathed in the glow of the moonlight? A long, sultry evening outdoors bathed in the glow of just-right lighting, that’s what. We’re […]

Embrace Your Curves

If the Kardashians have taught us anything, it’s this: curves can be compelling. There’s something about smooth bends, curls, and twists that draws us in and commands our attention. That’s […]

Good Work—Cover Story

This is the latest installment in our series featuring outstanding professionals we are fortunate to work with on a regular basis. Peter Rymwid’s work has been published on our front […]