Tricks of the Trade-Bathroom

The refurbished master bathroom features honed silver wave travertine tile, which is reflected in the stainless steel bathtub. Grant notes, “Sheer drapery panels provide a subtle frame for the gorgeous […]

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Alfresco Fairytale-Garden

Lisa Mierop describes the landscape layout as “a romantic sequence of small rooms.” Those entering the property from the motor court pass through what is believed to be the original […]

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Eclectic Edge-Family Room

The newly furnished family room is chic, comfortable and cozy. The sectional was delivered just days before the global lockdown and upholstered in a resilient, family-friendly fabric. “The owners were […]

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Tricks of the Trade-Kitchen2

Black cabinetry provides a dramatic frame for the tableware within. On the oven wall, shelving stained to match the island is secured to the wall with industrial brackets.

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Alfresco Fairytale-Pergola

The hand-tinted pergola was preweathered to look as if it were original to the home. The terrace features container displays of annuals and tropical plants.

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Eclectic Edge-Kitchen2

For better visual flow between rooms, formerly dark walls and yellow cabinets were refinished in a light gray/blue palette.

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Tricks of the Trade-Study

The study is furnished with many of the homeowners’ existing pieces. “The desk came from the former living room. We reupholstered the chair to give it a fresh look,” Grant […]

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Eclectic Edge-Front Exterior

Built in 1902, the Dutch Colonial Revival-style home—located in Montclair’s historic Marlboro Park area—is full of ornate period details such as Ionic columns, dormer windows and graceful symmetry.

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