Sweet Dreams-Kitchen

The island top is 2-inch-thick walnut with a marine-grade oil finish. “I love to incorporate wood because it warms up a room,” designer Anthony Passanante says. “When you sit at […]

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Casting Light-Chandelier

The Everett chandelier, black with hammered-polished-nickel trim, will hang in her new foyer. Rumson is making sure her new home will have adequate amounts of all three types of lighting: […]

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Tailor Made-Stove

Framing the stove in stone — as opposed to wood — has a “luxurious effect,” designer Jessica Gersten says. The hood is stainless steel.

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Classically Modern-Display Cabinet

This display cabinet, modeled after a metal-and-leaded-glass antique, is re-created in black-painted wood so it’s light enough to sit on the countertop.

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Nordic Nod-Kitchen

Clean lines and a restrained palette are captured in chic, high-contrast fashion. The Vertigo pendant from Petite Friture “blows in the breeze,” when the kitchen’s back double doors are open, […]

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Less Is More-Entry

A screen (at right) in the foyer provides a visual pause before entering the double-height living room. “A mirrored wall behind the screen adds depth and mystery to this element,” […]

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Less Is More-Dining Room

In the dining room, “delicate chandeliers add contrast to the hard edges of the architecture,” Rosard says.

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