Design Blog

Living and Chilling in Lavallette

There is something special about Lavallette: a family-friendly community located on the Barnegat Peninsula in Ocean County. Kids walk or ride their bikes to the beach, playground or ice-cream parlor, […]

Design Of The Times

As the pandemic crisis continues to evolve, every day seems to bring a new set of confusing, even conflicting, rules. In the face of this changing landscape, the design community […]

Design In The Time of Covid

The world is a bit of a hot mess; that’s undeniable. Still, there are glimmers of hope as we put one foot in front of the other and adjust to […]

When The Going Gets Tough – They Get Creative

New Jersey design professionals share the impact — and bounce-back — from the current Covid climate The design industry is tactile, sensory and built on home as sanctuary. So how […]

Memories Front And Center: 5 Ways To Display Keepsakes

In a world that seems to have gone off the rails, many of us have taken comfort from trying to control the only thing we can at the moment – […]

Outdoor State of Mind

In the weeks that turned into months of lock-down mode, nature reminds us of life’s simple pleasures: flowers blooming, gentle breezes, birds chirping and sometimes a blue sky as far […]

Meet the Photographer – Christopher Delaney

Ever wonder what it takes to produce magazine-worthy interior photography; capture a designer’s point of view; or a special moment in time? Professional photographer Christopher Delaney — whose work has […]

6 Things To Look Forward To While Sheltering In Place

It’s day 38 of self-isolation and I’ve run out of closets to organize and cakes to bake. While most of my days are structured around working remotely, I’ve discovered that […]

Thoughts From Our Staff

  As sheltering in place continues, we’re grateful that we can still keep in touch and create the relevant print and online content you’ve come to expect from our magazine. Sometimes, […]