Features

Up in the Clouds

Interiors

A Monmouth County beachfront condo offers fresh, contemporary interiors that appear to float between sky and ocean. Nearly every room of this Long Branch, NJ condo in a beachfront high-rise […]

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Spring Awakening

Cultured Living

Welcome spring with a dinner party inspired by designer Jo Ann Alston’s Seasons of Hope tablesetting. Spring is more than just a change of season. “It’s full of life and […]

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Healing Power

Art & Antiques

A cancer treatment center uses art to aid recovery. The idea that art can have a beneficial effect on health is not new. Authorities on the subject frequently quote Florence […]

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Tips from a Pro: The Power of Paint

Expert Advice

As the weather warms this spring, many of us are looking for ways to freshen our homes. Why not start with the front door to ramp up curb appeal? “Color […]

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Whistle While You Work

Iconic Design

Design NJ launches a new iconic design feature with the Whistling Bird Kettle designed by Michael Graves. From its sleek sloping sides to the novel bird perched on the tip […]

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Declarations of Independence

Interiors

Today’s technology and design assure homeowners can age in place without throwing aesthetics under the bus. Good news: Homeowners wanting to age in place can tap better-than-ever tactics for decades […]

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Horsey Set

Art & Antiques

South American equestrian silver was made to be noticed. The homes of wealthy landowners in 18th- and 19th-century colonial South America were not fancy. Instead, people showed off their wealth […]

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The Paradox of Wildlife Art

Art & Antiques

Idyllic depictions at odds with an ongoing tragedy. There are really two art worlds nowadays. There is the world of … well, what do you call today’s avant garde? Call […]

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Rites of Winter

Cultured Living

Lift your spirits with a simple yet elegant dinner party. If you can’t stand even one more evening of early sunsets and chilling temperatures, gather your friends for a meal […]

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