New Kitchen, Old Soul

Inspiration for the time-honored touches—Shaker-style cabinetry with bracket details, subway tile backsplash, honed-marble countertops, cupboard latches and more—came from the house itself, kitchen designer Bart Lidsky says. “The homeowner wanted […]

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Change of Venue-Seating Area

SEATING AREA | The table and chairs have a definite midcentury modern vibe. The roll-up door in the cabinetry at left hides storage space.

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House Warming-Fireplace

FIREPLACE | The family’s collection of Fiesta® ware adds bright color to the island and mantel. A wall was removed to the left of the fireplace to create an opening […]

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House Warming-Free Flowing Traffic

FREE FLOWING TRAFFIC | The spacious kitchen was designed for entertaining with a large island, generous sink and sizable appliances. A doorway was cut into the wall to the right of the […]

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Change of Venue

Swapping spaces is a practical solution in a Morris County, New Jersey  home. What can be done about a space that’s just wrong? Jeri Freeman wrestled with that question when […]

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A Tale of Two Christmases-Sitting Room

Sitting Room| In the sitting room, the designer played up the rich jewel tones of gold, blue and teal. “I switch out my regular groupings and objets d’art at Christmas […]

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A Tale of Two Christmases-Foyer

Foyer | Pulling from the cream and gold tones of the home’s décor—plus a dose of holiday sparkle —the foyer is welcoming, festive and sophisticated. Timeless ornaments from homeowner Jackie […]

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