Home & Style

Cruelest month or not, April borrows Cupid’s arrow to point to the full-fledged return of a treasured pastime: basking in our own private, domestic outdoors. ...
Read More »
Alone in the sprawling Rumson home where they had raised their sons, Stephanie and Frank Picone realized the time had come to feather a smaller nest. Sorting through 31 years of stuff was “traumatic,” but with discipline and the help of a creative interior designer, they emerged in a better place....
Read More »
After the untimely deaths of their husbands, a woman and her mother-in-law join to forge festive new traditions for the kids....
Read More »
Think Christmas trees grow on trees? It takes about 14 years of TLC (and luck) to ready each one for its shining hour. ...
Read More »
There’s no mistaking Madison for Sweden—except at Christmas, when Mats and Karina Larsson raise a glass of glögg and celebrate, Swedish style....
Read More »
A Plainfield couple prove that preserving an architectural treasure—while challenging, time-consuming and, yes, costly—is well worth the effort....
Read More »
Two of the state’s top restaurateurs show us how (and where) they cook when at long last they’re off duty....
Read More »
Our favorite spaces from Glynallyn, this year’s Mansion in May Showhouse, seamlessly blend indoor and outdoor comfort....
Read More »

A Family Affair

July 17, 2012

Drawing on the expertise of family and friends, a Basking Ridge homeowner designs an outdoor structure for all of them to enjoy....
Read More »

Cool Basics

June 12, 2012

Cool products that can spruce up your outdoor entertaining spaces. ...
Read More »
An interior designer and an architect collaborate to create a backyard space that’s as functional as it is pretty....
Read More »
Their original idea thwarted, a Brick Township couple went back to the drawing board—literally. It took 16 years, but the wait for their dream house was worth it....
Read More »

Smart Choices

April 10, 2012

Our design panel spotlights 12 innovative ways to enhance your home. ...
Read More »
Smack in the middle of Somerset County, one of the state’s largest privately owned parcels of undeveloped land beckons guests to explore and learn....
Read More »
A neighborly architect designs an addition for the family next door—twice—and makes great friends along the way....
Read More »

Lush Life, Naturally

March 13, 2012

Practicing what she preaches, a Frenchtown landscape designer proves that organic gardening brings spectacular results in her own backyard....
Read More »

Stellar Cellars

February 13, 2012

Wine consumption is on the rise—and so are creative custom wine cellars like these handsome, utilitarian vaults. ...
Read More »

Clutter Control

January 16, 2012

Form meets function in these two clever spaces created with maximum organization and smart storage in mind....
Read More »

Modern Mix

December 12, 2011

Proving that a period house doesn’t need period decorating, interior designer Martina Servos incorporates her love of contemporary style into an old home....
Read More »

Let There Be Lights

November 15, 2011

Nostalgia and gingerbread reign during Cape May’s Annual Christmas candlelight tour of Victorian homes....
Read More »