From the June/July 2018 Issue

For the Fun of It

Writer Marirose Krall  |  Photographer Peter Dressel  |  Designer John Chadwick, ASID  |  Location Asbury Park, NJ
  • The Cowtan & Tout fabric on the window wall and sofa cushions in the living room was the starting point for the décor in the entire home.

An Asbury Park, NJ home is sophisticated yet lively.

It all started with a piece of fabric, designer John Chadwick says. The textile in question—Le Cabinet Curiosites from Cowtan & Tout—features conch shells, butterflies and coral in shades of brown, orange and green. “The owners found that fabric and said ‘take it from here,’” says Chadwick, a member of the American Society of Interior Designers and owner of Interiors by John Chadwick in New York City.

Chadwick did take it from there, and the path was very familiar to him. This is the fifth home he’s worked on for these clients, and the residences all have a common thread: “They are clean, chic and very modern. They always look like a magazine spread.”

Read the rest of this article in the June/July 2018 issue of Design NJ.