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Color Crush: Blush

Softer than bubble gum and bolder than pastel, blush — as well as other pink tones — shows no sign of slowing down appearing on everything from apparel to home […]

8 Things To Know When Shopping For Antiques

I’d never gone antiquing until a few weeks ago. On a sunny Sunday, my daughter and I wandered into an antique shop on a lark. (It was near the farmers’ […]

Woke Up Like This

Sometimes the only antidote for a less-than-stellar day is the thought of climbing into bed at the end of it. Our bedrooms are an oasis—a place to forget waking worries […]

Show Business: ASID NJ

Here at Design NJ, we love a trade show—so much so that we were thrilled to be a media sponsor of the annual ASID NJ shindig. The New Jersey Chapter of the American Society […]

7 Ways To Wow With White

Labor Day has come and gone, but I’m feeling a tad rebellious and I’m thinking about the color white. Yes, white. After Labor Day. Because, really, who makes these rules? […]

Game of Thrones

Let’s get down to business. When it comes to doing your business, there have never been such extravagant options. Today’s high-tech toilets offer astounding features: self-cleaning bowls, self-warming seats, automatic […]

Good Work — A Word From the Wise

This is the latest installment in our series featuring outstanding professionals who contribute to Design NJ. Back in 1999 when the decision was made to launch Design NJ magazine, our […]

9 Reasons To Love Fall

Look, I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but we all saw this coming. Labor Day weekend is upon us. And, perhaps because New Jersey is a coastal state, […]

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 […]