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Finishing Strong

An Asbury Park designer didn’t get to set the course of a fixer-upper home’s grand transformation, but her skill completed its modern industrial farmhouse look.

A Kitchen Set Free

In Ho-Ho-Kus, a couple challenged their designer to find a way to say “modern” without the white-on-white cliché.

Subtly Coastal

In Long Branch, a designer proves that a seaside aesthetic needn’t mean beach overreach.

The Yard Insisted

Who dared disobey when a large lawn in Demarest demanded, "Put in a pool?"

Ridgewood By The Sea?

The new-construction colonial had to feel right in its suburban neighborhood—and also fulfill the owner’s dream of a New England coastline vibe.

A Timeless Playroom?

Most spaces designed to be kid-friendly will be obsolete in a few years, but not the one in a certain Maplewood house.

Ready For Visitors

Redoing their second home in West Long Branch, a young couple hoped to entertain summer guests with a bright, welcoming kitchen.

All Grown Up

With the kids gone, a Park Ridge couple updates their space.

Take a Dip

What do the photographic subjects of this former TV anchorman have in common? They’re colorful, ethereal—and wet.

On Deck

The dog days of summer are here, but the season of backyard bashes and patio parties continues. Set the table and heed our experts’ advice so your outdoor space is ready for your next get-together.

Let's Talk Style

Ever wish you had a great personal stylist to guide your sartorial choices? Well, we have four of them for you. These local experts make their living helping us look polished. Heed their wise advice, and you’ll be less likely to have a wardrobe malfunction or be stuck in a clothing rut.

Green Scene

Say hello to Panton's color of the year: greenery. Let the sprucing begin.

Welcome to Denville

It's "The hub of Morris County," but you won't want to leave this charming town.

Old-World Charm

Elegance and tradition abound in this newly built Rumson home on the Navesink River.

Making a Big Splash

An Old Tappan pool house is a hit all year long, proving that the fun doesn’t end when you leave the water.

Lodge Living

A rustic lake placid retreat inspires the great room décor in this spacious Mendham township home.

Feather Your Nest

These bright bits of plumage aren’t just for the birds. They can make a room’s spirit soar.