As proprietors of Design House in Southampton, a full-service interior design firm and shop, we are always following the trends and looking for new inspiration. So what better excuse to pop over to London than the 10th annual Design Festival?
In her art-filled SoHo loft, Weiss creates a space with painterly panache. Her and husband Adam like to buy art that they can hang and live with. "Soho is such an urban setting, and I didn't want the standard redbrick, white-walled downtown loft.
We've found unique items to help add some extra cheer to the holiday season. Serve guests with a circa-1880 grape-motif bowl and ladle by the Gorham Manufacturing Company or decorate the home with a luminous oversized-lighted star made in the 1940s.
Gorgeous statement pieces that are sure to excite every fashionista this holiday. Tiffany & Co's unique leaves necklace with green tourmalines and diamonds set in platinum and 18k gold to a pair of stunning Van Cleef & Arpels diamond earrings set in 18k
Known for sumptuously spare, elegant interiors and an artist's eye for a sublimely edited mix of ornate and minimal furnishings, Diaz-Azcuy embraces a "less is more" aesthetic. For this home, his clients wanted a fresh, young, new attitude for...
When one thinks of Christmas in New York there is no better way to get into the holiday spirit than to visit the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree. A beautiful Norway spruce is cut down on November 8th and lit on the 28th giving a full 19 days...
We've handpicked the holiday's most fabulous items for gift-giving or to simply self indulge. For the art lover, a set of six artist-designed dinner plates from the Azuero Earth Project to old-fashioned sweetshop hard candy by Cordon Bleu in Brooklyn.
We've handpicked a collection of wall coverings that will spruce up any room. From Brett Beldock's sassy animal prints and fanciful florals to patterns by Eskayel which remain traditional with a modern approach to color and scale.
Designer Michael Aram stop by Hoagland's of Greenwich to show us how to create a gorgeous table setting. Drawing from his new collection and from past success stories, plus using other objects that were on hand in the store, he mixed, matched and...
For 175 years, Tiffany & Co. has made hearts flutter and beat faster with the help of its iconic blue box tied with a white satin ribbon (red satin ribbon during the holidays). Today, Tiffany & Co. has 250 boutiques worldwide...
When the tequila is flowing, did you ever notice how wild the night gets? How rum seems to bring on tropical island abandon? Is there any substance to these sweeping characterizations or is it just folklore?
Noted for creating interiors that integrate the psychology and the physicality of beautiful design, Ashen has recently transformed a 1960s Howard Johnson hotel in Greenwich into the popular Jhouse Hotel and eleven14 restaurant.
In Williamsburg, change has been virtually unknown for decades, Goicolea raised eyebrows when he transformed 1,200-square-foot row houses into a soaring, vaguely brutalist 2,000 square-foot wood and concrete structure into his own...
In Larry Lederman's book titled Magnificent Trees of New York Botanical Garden, he celebrates the garden's trees through a series of beautiful photographs. "This was my way of expressing my feeling for the subject matter," he says.
These antiques are sure to bring charm to any space. A circa-1950 American drum-shaped end table is sleek in design while Robert Guillerme's and Jacques Chambron's oak plant stand has a more dimensional-unqiue look.
In Long Island City lies Patrick Townsend's cavernous workshop where the designer makes intricate light fixtures.
Ironically enough, the century-old headquarters of Townsend Design was originally a light bulb factory...
Inspired by a visit to the Spanish island Formentera many years ago, interior designer Juan Montoya has created an idyllic masterpiece on more than a hundred wodded acres in Garrison—and a gorgeous new book, out this month from Monacelli
"Think of a fabulous cruise ship, or a huge, magnificent hotel," interior designer Catherine Cleare urged
her clients as she pitched the idea of turning their unfinished basement into an elegant man cave...
A SoCal native and Parsons School of Design graduate, McPhail moved to New York 14 years ago to pursue his lifelong dream of becoming an interior designer. With recent projects in Brooklyn and downtown, McPhail mixes West Coast and East Coast vibes...
Haver & Skolnick Architects
Haver & Skolnick Architects creates award-winning homes of timeless design, providing personal service & impeccable attention to detail. For 22 years, Charles Haver, AIA and Stewart Skolnick, AIA have offered a single source for architecture, interior design and landscape architecture, creating seamless environments which are a reflection of their clients’ personalities. The firm has been nationally recognized for comfortable, classic country homes and elegant apartments which reflect history while responding to a contemporary lifestyle.
248 Gay Street, Sharon, CT
Expansive & protected western views from this 5BR, 5BA completely renovated home on 18 acres in Sharon, CT. Kitchen, Dining, and Family Room open to an enclosed porch with distant views. Living Room w/fireplace overlooks pastoral views and pond. First-floor master suite with fireplace. 3 Upper BRs and 2 Full BAs. Guest suite w/ full BA & separate entry. Bonus Room in Basement. Heated Gunite Pool. Privately situated.
196 Wyandanch Lane, Southhampton
World-class Southampton residence, "Wyandanch House" is situated on what is considered the loveliest street in the Village with its canopy of plane trees, from which one can view its entire length to the Atlantic Ocean. The impressive residence, located only a few minutes walk from the beach, is ideal for entertaining. The interiors have been designed by London-based Xenia Interiors to an exceptionally high standard and encompass approximately 14,000 sq.ft. of living space. Amenities include entertaining spaces, timber decks with views over limestone terraces, swimming pool, and Old Town Pond.