Features

Dark & Serious to Bright & Whimsical

Interiors

Designer Tracey Butler turns a shore Victorian’s somber, traditional interiors into bright, fun spaces. The bright yellow shingle-style Victorian might as well have been situated in North Jersey rather than […]

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Modern Makeover

Featured Homes

Designer Kingsley Belcher Knauss transforms a Colonial-style home in Westfield to suit the owners’ modern tastes. From the outside, Damien and Nicole Dossin’s center-hall Colonial fit right in with the […]

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Make Mine a Toddy

Lifestyle

The founding fathers’ favorite drink inspired some unusual objects. As winter rolls in, you might contemplate sipping a hot beverage to keep the chill at bay. Maybe a toddy, smooth […]

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Kea Tawana

Lifestyle

A new exhibit honors the woman whose unusual work inspired Newark after race riots three decades ago. Some 30 years ago when I was starting out as a newspaper art […]

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Home for the Holidays

Interiors

A Monmouth County couple pay homage to tradition—on Christmas and every day. Soon after closing on their historic property in Shrewsbury, New Jersey—one that came with all its charms, perks […]

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Entertaining Ideas

Lifestyle

Top designers create festive holiday tablesettings exclusively for Design NJ readers. Hosting a get-together for family and friends this season? Check out the newest tabletop collections from three premier brands—Jonathan […]

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The Stars Align

Featured Homes

A family finds a Hoboken home that, with a serious update, meets their varied needs. It was a rare find in an urban setting—a Hoboken, NJ townhome with enough space […]

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Smart Home

Web Exclusive

The Pyng® app from Crestron allows you to easily control whole-home automation systems. The flood of home technology products on the market might give you a sink-or-swim feeling about your […]

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Simply Stylish

Featured Homes

When designing a room, start by removing what isn’t necessary or what you no longer love, Elizabeth Vizzone advises. Interior design need not be intimidating. That’s the mantra of the […]

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