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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 […]

Design NJ’s Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

Spread the cheer: 18 home gift ideas for anyone on your list A festive plaid tray is the perfect way to serve a crowd over the holidays. Mark & Graham’s […]

8 Holiday Gifts For Kids (And The Grownups Who Love Them)

Nothing’s as magical as the holidays seen through the eyes of a child. Here are some ways to delight the little ones in your life (and please their parents as […]

7 Gifts to Outfit the Kitchen

It’s a self-evident truth that, no matter our culinary ability, we’ve all got to eat. And who wouldn’t love a gadget or accessory that makes time spent in the kitchen […]

13 Home-Enhancing Holiday Gifts

Looking for that special something for that special someone? You need look no further. We’ve put together a roundup of great gifts to enrich home, hearth and happiness. 1. For […]

Durable Alternatives to Clapboard

Masonry makes a durable companion for clapboard siding Jeff Woehr Building Stone Manager New Jersey Gravel & Sand Co. 1661 Route 34 South Wall, NJ 07719 732-938-5252 | NJGravelSand.com The […]