Diversity in Design

The Benjamin Moore & Co. Foundation, in partnership with the Architects Foundation, has announced the recipients of its 2018-2019 Diversity Advancement Scholarship. The scholarship provides assistance to minority students who are pursuing a professional architecture degree recognized by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB). Each year, the program selects two candidates who are either high […]

Spring Cleaning

Spring cleaning is much more than out with the old, in with the new. It’s the perfect season to refresh and redecorate just in time for a fun-filled summer and sun-filled living space, but it takes more than just a few fresh-cut flowers (though they don’t hurt!) Jackie Higgins of Beach Glass Designs, best known […]

Design With HEART

Art is in the eye of the beholder, and so is its beauty. Artwork starts as a blank canvas, as do the spaces in which we live and design. Both act as an opportunity to play with form, shape and color to produce a feeling, but when they work together that’s when the true emotive […]

50 Shades of Gray

When Architect and Designer, Neal Beckstedt stepped into a recent project he thought he was offering simple advice on paint colors, but eventually, this advice would snowball into a complete gut renovation. A single gentleman lived in this light-filled Chelsea loft that had not been renovated since the 1980s. After living in the home for […]

Trend Alert: Colored Cabinetry

Keith Mazzei has creative design in his DNA and describes himself as the first person into a project and the last person out. By taking care to adorn each space with just the right touches of art and accessories Mazzei has a project base spanning from Manhattan to Montauk (NY) and Miami to Manalapan (FL). […]

And the Oscar Goes To. . .

From bold reds to dazzling metallics, Stars shined both on screen and off. However, the real Oscar goes to the interiors that have kept right on trend with these A-list celebs.   Abstract Florals Get Out actress Betty Gabriel shines in this ethereal Tony Ward Couture. Daring to be bare with a plunging neck and […]

The New Classics

“My vision is to design a home where life’s moments are created and enjoyed and lived with more meaning.” –Stephanie Rapp   According to the trend experts like Maison & Objet’s Patti Carpenter, the new generation of design is looking to the classics. From master craftsmanship to the reawakening of a global, handmade influence, the […]

Get The Look: Fashion Meets Interiors

Valentino’s Head Designer Pierpaolo Piccioli introduced dramatic shapes, oversized bows, flamboyant feathers, and updated florals in a gloriously contrasting palette in envy-inspiring silhouettes. You might just find the citron coat and ice blue “work wear” look translated to this Editor’s apartment! A wild, unbridled sense of Fantasia is evident throughout this haute couture collection, setting […]

Color Capture

Spring has sprung, at least temporarily, which means a time to reset. To the savvy homeowner sometimes that means a time for design refresh. Now Benjamin Moore makes pressing the reset button easier than ever with its new 2018 Color Capture mobile app. Available in the Apple Store and Android Play Store, ‘Color Capture’ makes […]

12 Rooms with Romantic Hues

Roses are (Caliente) red, violet (is the color of the year), it’s Valentine’s Day and boy, have we got hues for you. Romantic interior style doesn’t always mean frilly and feminine; rather it’s a look that can charm all five senses using soft and bold color choices, lots of plush fabrics and personal touches. Fall […]