Past Forward-Entry hall

In the entrance hall (just beyond the doorway), a vintage English chest is juxtaposed with modern art, creating a tension between old and new. The lantern-style chandelier is a modern […]

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Highlighting History-Living room

Uncomplicated furnishings in the living room of this Essex County Tudor-style home keep the focus on the original paneling and leaded-glass windows.

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Past Forward-Drawing room

Antique books and other artifacts fill the newly installed custom bookcases around the perimeter of the drawing room — a multi­func­tional space used for reading, entertaining, piano playing and more. […]

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User Friendly-Great room

The high ceiling in the great room adds to the spacious feel of the Bergen County home. Pocket doors, shown open and partially closed, ensure accessibility.

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Durable Design-Great Room

Open shelves in the great room of this Bergen County home are wrapped in white oak veneer to contrast with the white of the surrounding built-ins. Wood beams on the […]

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Sea Girt Sway-Family Room

The family room — located off of the kitchen — layers pretty whites and taupes, warm woods and textured surfaces to create a soft, airy space in a laid-back but […]

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Durable Design-Living Room

“My overall goal with lighting for this project was for it to be beautiful background noise,” designer Pamela Joseph says of the Bergen County project. The living room chandelier makes […]

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Tricks of the Trade-Family Room

“Elegant forms and subdued colors enhance the natural beauty of the property and the spectacular views,” Grant says of the family room.

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Eclectic Edge-Living Room

The living room—used for reading, piano playing or just relaxing by the fire—is adjacent to the dining area and opens to a screened porch with backyard access. Like the millwork […]

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