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Living Coral: Pantone’s 2019 Color of the Year embraces optimism

Living Coral — a shade of orange with a warm golden undertone — takes us to the depth of the ocean and feeds our desire to connect with nature. “The […]

Design NJ’s Top 10 IG Posts of 2018

What makes a space resonate with those who see it? It’s an intangible combination of style, warmth and comfort. Those qualities are found in all the spaces below. They’re some […]

Hardwood Floors That Last

Avoid trends when choosing hardwood floors that will endure for a lifetime This installment of The Carefree House reveals best practices for choosing hardwood flooring that never needs to be […]

Designers’ Favorites – What is Your Favorite Light Fixture?

Jacqueline by Aerin for Circa Lighting “The Jacqueline two-tier chandelier by Aerin for Circa Lighting is one of my favorite light fixtures. I love how versatile it is. You can […]

Spirit of Giving Event at Town & Country Kitchen and Bath

The true spirit of giving was everywhere last night at Town & Country Kitchen and Bath in Red Bank! For children in the foster care system, the holidays can be […]

6 Holiday Gifts For Bibliophiles

Got a book lover on your list? These books will delight design enthusiasts, avid or occasional gardeners and fans of inspiring stories. They’ll resonate way past the holiday season, providing […]

Homes for the Holidays House Tour of Plainfield

In Plainfield, the past is always present and that was never more evident than during the 2018 “Homes for the Holidays” house tour. Homeowners and local designers pulled out all […]

17 Gift Ideas To Please Everyone On Your List

It’s Cyber Monday, which means we are deep in the throes of holiday gift buying (which coincides with frenzied decorating, frantic baking, and frenetic party going).  If  your Black Friday […]

5 Ways To Decorate With Black

Incorporating black into your décor can seem tricky. You want your room glamorous, not gloomy, sophisticated, not shadowy, chic, not bleak. How much is too much? What’s the perfect balance […]

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