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The Snuggle is Real

Get your haute hygge (pronounced hoo-gah) on this winter with on-trend shearling and faux fur seating, shaggy rugs, soft neutrals and other warm and fuzzy accents that embrace that cozy, […]

10 Colorful Ways To Defeat Midwinter Doldrums

This is the time of year that can wear on even the most enthusiastic winter fan. As the gray days of winter drag on, we could all use a little […]

5 Modern Apron Sinks We Love

  The growing popularity of modern farmhouse style has renewed interest in apron-front sinks. This style, often called a farmhouse sink, originated in rural areas before the advent of indoor […]

5 Fireplaces to Warm Your Winter

Cold winter nights were tailor-made for relaxing in front of a fireplace. Here are some ideas to inspire you A bold statement in any living space, the L2 by Valor […]

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 […]