Decorator Showhouse Favorites | Designer Showhouse of NJ

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Color, custom walls, ceiling and floor treatments, unique furnishings and luxury textiles are just a few highlights of inspired design that showcase the Designer Showhouse of New Jersey sponsored by Traditional Home. A linen upholstered bookcase makes us believe in the never-ending creative possibilities and range of design options for decorating your home to suit […]

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Inspired Design Trends | Spring & Summer Delight

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Serene, elegant and natural light-filled with a backdrop of pleasing color hues describes the seemingly perfect vacation and weekend John’s Island, Florida home designed by Carole Weaks of C. Weaks Interiors. The property commands respect from the break-taking views alone, a comfortable elegance supported by luxurious textiles, furnishings and flooring relax the soul upon entrance. […]

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Smart Home Trends 2017

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Rich in style, modern in application and technology describes HGTV’s Smart Home 2017 located in Scottsdale, Arizona designed by Tiffany Brooks. Loaded with smart home features it also captures the comfort and simplicity of the surrounding nature displayed in Southwestern vintage decor. Smart locks greet you at the front door while the home boasts a […]

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Best Kitchen Appliances

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Kitchen technology is changing the way we approach design for the contemporary family and homeowner. Smart kitchens are lifestyle sensitive with appliances designed around the homeowners everyday living. To qualify for my list, the best appliances are user friendly and easy to understand, have energy saving features with the option to personalize, incorporate design trends […]

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Inspired Design | White Kitchen Trends

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I love an inspired design project that relates to its owners personality and lifestyle. This amazing custom kitchen remodel made me pause for a second and third look, then of course I had to share it. The project was birthed between two designer friends, a favorite bracelet and a less than functional and dated kitchen. […]

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Decorator Showhouse Trends | Hamptons

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What was once old coastal farmland is now the perfect backdrop for a weekend get-a-way in Bridgehampton, New York. This gorgeous and colorful 6,800 sf home blends traditional architecture with modern updates. A retreat in the truest sense, the home sits on 1.5 acres that backs to a 40 acre preserve. Design inspiration at its […]

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Kitchen | Bath Remodeling Trends 2017

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Each year homeowners remodel close to 10.2 million kitchens (roughly one in 10 of all households) and 14.2 million bathrooms. Compared to annual new home construction which adds roughly 1 million kitchens and 2.3 million bathrooms to the marketplace, remodeling kitchens and baths represent a $134 billion industry, according to the National Kitchen & Bath […]

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