All Decked Out-Wreaths

Wreaths | “I love mixing different greens and textures to make standard base wreaths dynamic,” designer Milena Eror says. Here she combined pine boughs, a textural red vine, crimson-colored hydrangea […]

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A Tale of Two Christmases-Façade

Façade | Warm LED exterior lights on shrubs and trees complement the Colts Neck property’s traditional façade. “I wanted it to feel warm and inviting but not overdone,” homeowner and […]

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Providing Comfort & Joy-Exterior

A traditional wreath—created by Joanna Policastro—welcomes visitors to the residence. The two front clay pots feature grapevine wreathes adorned with faux roses, satin ribbon and Lady Amherst feathers. Large pinecones […]

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Design/Build: A River Runs Past It – Wraparound Porch

WRAPAROUND | A wraparound porch maximizes the outdoor seating area. Plants were selected because of their hardiness in a coastal environment. They include ‘Moonshine’ yarrow, ‘Morning Light’ maiden grass, ‘Blue […]

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The Ties that Bind – Front of House

The newly constructed shingle-style home has a “clean beach vernacular,” architect Michael Moritz says. The classic white trim and cedar shingles will age naturally. Kodi the family’s Labrador Retriever, watches […]

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A House with a View – Exterior

The west side exterior of the house faces long-distance views. All of the home’s informal spaces (the family room, kitchen, kids’ great room and the office) are grouped on this […]

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