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6 Dinnerware Items to Put On a Fashionable Feast

By Deborah P. Carter | 11/16/2018
From prep to serve, festive tableware and colorful tools of the trade enhance your holiday entertaining....
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9 Holiday Markets & Bazaars to Swing By this Season

By Jacqueline Klecak | 11/11/2018
It's never too early to start your holiday shopping! Pick up some unique gifts at any of these holiday markets and bazaars....
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Clean Sweep

By Susan Brierly Bush | 10/26/2018

Ask interior designers what’s hot in kitchen design, and most will tell you that a pristine palette reigns supreme. “Simple,… Read the rest

Road Trip! Your What To Bring Guide

By Deborah P. Carter | 10/26/2018
Take a ride along Jersey’s beauteous byways. Grab your keys, pack the car and have a blast....
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Fashion designer Alka Mattoo is positively passionate about textiles. She was inspired at an early age by her mother and… Read the rest

Lovin’ It Local: Princeton

By Susan Brierly Bush | 09/20/2018
This walkable town, home to Princeton University, offers abundant shopping and dining along historic Nassau Street and nearby Palmer Square. Discover a treasure trove of boutiques and bistros as you explore charming colonial streets and tree-shaded sidewalks....
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Last Blast

By Deborah P. Carter | 09/17/2018
August already? Yup. Enjoy these playful accessories before the sun sets on summer 2018. ...
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Marvelous Metallics Shine On

By Susan Brierly Bush | 09/17/2018
As bright as the sun, metallic accessories gracefully transition from summer to autumn and beyond....
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8 Denim Items that are True Blue

By Deborah P. Carter | 09/10/2018

Casual Cool Quilted-denim Prada clutch with removable leather strap takes you from day to night; $580 at Neiman Marcus Short… Read the rest

Brick Boutique Boasts Beach Vibes

By New Jersey Monthly | 08/07/2018
A Shore resident’s love of the coast leads to a unique home-decor shop in Brick....
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Balancing its classic musical roots with a wave of revitalization, this seaside Monmouth County town, with a population of 17,000, has reemerged as a hot Shore destination. From the iconic boardwalk to the Cookman Avenue shopping district, the vibe here is beachy cool and eclectic....
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Vineyard Vines Fundraiser Sale July 19!

By Susan Brierly Bush | 07/17/2018
Select Vineyard Vines stores throughout New Jersey will host a shopping fundraiser for national nonprofit, Pajama Program on Thursday, July 19, from 5-7 PM....
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When mid-summer sun exposure wreaks havoc on skin and lips, toss these sun protection products into your beach tote or handbag....
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Venturing out of his comfort zone, New Jersey Monthly’s associate art director takes the plunge at one of our favorite spas. ...
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National Chains Offer Alternate Spa Options

By New Jersey Monthly | 07/05/2018
Chains offer multiple locations, uniform environments and a consistent treatment menu. ...
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Wild About Wicker

By Susan Brierly Bush | 07/03/2018

EASY BREEZY Slide into posh summer mules with wicker-woven accents and flared statement heels; $220 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com. SUMMER… Read the rest

Summer Read: NJ Author Pens Gardening How-To

By Susan Brierly Bush | 07/03/2018
Aileen Bordman's "Everyday Monet" offers Martha Stewart-style living and entertaining tips......
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Take a new look at lip color, blush, mascara and fragrance ... ...
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The Heat Is On: 5 Ways To Keep Your Cool

By Deborah P. Carter | 06/19/2018

1. Be lazy. Perhaps, lazy is a strong word.  What we mean is conserve your energy. Put relaxation in the… Read the rest

Spring Lake natives Mike and Alex Faherty, identical twins, had just turned 30 in 2013 when they founded Faherty Brand,… Read the rest