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Good Work—Capturing the Spirit

This is the latest installment in our series featuring outstanding professionals we are fortunate to work with on a regular basis. Marisa Pellegrini, a professional photographer based in Fort Lee, […]

Home & Away

The heart of the furniture industry may be centered in North Carolina but many New Jersey-based companies were all part of the action — and excitement — at this spring’s […]

Eco-Friendly Interior Design

I have a favorite client to thank for my eco-friendly awareness. During a meeting a few years back, I shared selections I’d chosen for the home (rug samples, fabric samples, furnishings, the works) with […]

Welcoming Summer in Style with Serena & Lily

On a bright, beautiful day last week—when, appropriately, the first breath of summer seemed to be in the air—the Design NJ team spent a lovely morning at the Serena & […]

8 Great Gifts For Mom

…Because She Was Right. Mother’s Day is coming up this Sunday—not that we thought you forgot or anything. We know you’d never overlook the woman who guided you along the […]

Toasts of the Town—13 Ways To Outfit Your Bar

Cinco de Mayo is on Saturday, and we’re making a toast to glassware—those tabletop treasures that serve our beverage-drinking needs; those mealtime mainstays that look pretty while being practical; those […]

Six Color Cues from High Point Market

Fresh back from a four-day tour of High Point Market — North Carolina’s furniture equivalent of New York’s Fashion Week — we scouted miles of showrooms for the latest product […]

Color Inspires Home Updates

New Hues Motivate Homeowners to Modernize While neutrals are always in fashion, it’s color that adds energy and personality to home décor. Today’s on-trend hues are anything but boring, inspiring […]

Sneak Peek: NJ Festival Orchestra Tour of Notable Homes

A few weeks ago, Design NJ editors were treated to a preview of some of the residences on the NJ Festival Orchestra Tour of Notable Homes in Westfield. It was […]