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8 Ways to Create a Friendly—Not Frightening—Halloween

All Hallows’ Eve doesn’t have to be scary. If you’d prefer décor that’s slightly spooky rather than totally terrifying, take a look at the products below. They’re sure to charm […]

Editor’s Choice: Summit Design Day & Night

Design NJ was honored to be the media sponsor for this year’s Design Day & Night held in the Summit Design District, a one-stop shopping destination for gifts, accessories, furniture, […]

5 Fashion-Forward Faucets

It’s time for some tap talk. We use our faucets daily and we tend to take them for granted, but the range of singular spigots has never been wider. Have […]

The Resource Home Show of Maplewood

The first Resource Home Show, produced by Maplewood residents and NYC bedroom community Realtors® Carla Labianca and Lisa Danbrot, debuted September 30 at the Woodland, a historic meeting hall built in […]

Small-Screen Style: Retro Edition

As a lifelong fan of TV, I’d like to give a shout out to the set designers who, since the dawn of the television industry, have created spaces that set […]

Show Business: 7 Things We Learned At The ASID Show

Design NJ was pleased to be a media sponsor of the ASID show (officially, The 2018 ASID NJ Design Symposium & Industry Trade Show) once again. For the second year […]

An Image in Time

A new painting captures a favorite spot on the Johnson farm Janet Purcell, who wrote the story about Seward and Cecelia Johnson’s home, is also an accomplished artist. She decided […]

Simplify with Scandinavian Style

In a world that seems to become more complicated every day, it’s nice to come home to unfussy surroundings — décor that’s beautiful and functional yet infuses a home with […]

8 Ways to Welcome Fall

Yes, we know summer doesn’t officially end for a few more weeks, but Labor Day marks the unofficial start of fall. There’s so much to look forward to — crisp […]