Family Ties – Dining Area

Used frequently, the kid-friendly dining area is ideal in inclement weather or for kids’ craft-making in any season, interior designer Suzette Donleavy says. The framed silhouettes of the grandchildren inspired […]

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Family Ties – Outdoor Countertop

“Mimi’s drive-in window” serves up watermelon and other summer favorites for the grandkids, Designer Suzette Donleavy notes. As the homeowner likes to say, payment is in hugs or kisses, with […]

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Family Ties – Bathroom

For the bathroom’s driftwood-inspired vanity and shelf, interior designer Suzette Donleavy credits Eric Seebald of Seebald Construction LLC. “Eric did a beautiful job creating a vanity that honors the natural […]

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Color Me Happy – Patio

The coating of the pool produces deep blue tones that appear to change colors throughout the day like a mood ring, Johnson says. “I wanted something tranquil in feel and […]

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Color Me Happy – Pup

Lilly, one of two “fur babies” in the house, honors her namesake: iconic fashion designer Lilly Pulitzer, known for her bright, colorful prints and monogrammed accents, just like the homeowner […]

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Color Me Happy – Outdoor Kitchen

Beyond the pool house is an entertainment-ready outdoor kitchen. The daybed, situated in front of an outdoor fireplace (not shown), is the ultimate luxury— especially at night. “I curl up […]

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Color Me Happy – Pool

Crepe myrtle forms a colorful backdrop to the lineup of coral umbrellas and chaises with green-and-white-striped cushions. A whimsical pink flamingo is one of several larger-than-life-sized, fun floats in the […]

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