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5 NJ-based Designers Share Their Favorite Trends from High Point Market

What’s new and next in the world of home fashions? Five New Jersey-based designers share product highlights—or trending discoveries— from their recent trek to High Point Market in North Carolina: […]

Highlights from High Point – Shift into Neutral

Winter white looks, warm wood tones and brushed metals will elevate your interiors on the darkest days—and all year long. Wildly versatile, the Tuck Bench is a cozy seat at […]

A Hillsborough Basement Renovation Creates Space for Wining, Dining, and Hanging Out

It’s a common story; faced with a bare, unfinished basement, these homeowners decided to make the most of that unused 1,500 square feet of space. According to Maria Bowers of […]

6 Exquisite Sconces to Light Up Your Life

You’ve Got the Bright Idea What better way to light up a room than a sconce (or 2)? Here is a round-up of a few lovely lights to warm your […]

Simply Divine Window Treatments

Unfussy window treatments stand the test of time Victor Dompierre, Owner/Partner Dompierre LLC 17 Roosevelt Blvd. Marmora 609-390-2223 The Carefree House, featured in each issue of Design NJ, explores […]

And the Winner is… Classic Blue Pantone’s 2020 Color of The Year

Every December the design community awaits Pantone’s top color pick of the year. Sometimes the color proclamation — as it translates to home fashions — is met with more enthusiasm […]

5 Simple Steps to Holiday Home Safety

Looking forward to family meals, holiday parties and out-of-town guests this holiday season? As you prepare your home for festivities, take these five important steps recommended by the American Home […]

The Future of Design

Bright and early Monday morning, Social Media Editor Beth Powell and I headed over to Bell Works in Holmdel to attend project presentations by Brookdale Community College’s second-year interior design […]

Eat, Drink & Be Merry – 10 Ways to Decorate Your Table

Festive tableware designs that will add the jingle to your mingle this year. Classic Combos — With a Twist Vietri’s Uccello Rosso pattern, red bird in Italian, is a sign […]