Love the feeling of spending time by the ocean? Nina Hackel, the owner of Dream Kitchens, has a recipe for creating a kitchen that evokes the beauty of the sea, so you can get your ocean fix even if you are landlocked. Glass is a key element in Hackel’s design, with
Walking through my garden in today it finally feels like is spring here! I was thrilled to come across the delightful discovery of two abandoned bird’s nests in the branches of my freshly-blooming lilac and privet trees to add to my nest collection. This collection has served me well as I often use
Childhood memories can have a strong influence, and Raquel Garcia tapped into hers when we asked her to design a chic foyer. An antique ebony dresser from her childhood home is referenced in a vintage, circa 1940 contemporary-style
While teens and tweens have their charms, sometimes the best way to appreciate this age group is to give them a space of their own: they get privacy, and you enjoy some peace and quiet. Designer Cecilia Walker assembles a fun mix of hip furnishings, accessories, and art
Simple springtime decorations created by craft-guru and stylist Karin Lidbeck Brent will satisfy your eye for style and your sweet tooth. Bunny Time Both children and adults will enjoy a table set with eye-catching Easter treats down the holiday table creates a playful gathering. Assorted Chocolate Bunnies, small dishes
When we challenged interior designer Emily Fuhrman to imagine a luxurious bathroom retreat, she decided to create the space of her dreams. Selected elements combine to create a spa-like room that has an organic feel elevated with glamorous
Imagine waiting out winter in this sophisticated lounge designed by Duncan Hughes. Rich, luxurious fabrics—mohair and velvet—in deep jewel hues, warm wood tones, and artwork that elevates the room all add up to a warm and welcoming space.
What happens when a stylist and the country’s most celebrated collectors of vintage Halloween pieces get together? A party is planned of course! Karin Lidbeck Brent shares the tricks and treats behind the a magical outdoor
Annsley McAleer creates a sleek and sophisticated dining room ready for fall entertaining. Calla mobile by John Pomp “This light fixture is a total showstopper. Each piece of glass is made by hand and all are completely
Pool Pavilion This pool house designed by Ken Dietz ensures that everyone will have as much fun out of the water as in. The Swingrest Collection SwingMe “Every room needs a little fun,
These stylish bunkrooms are perfect for hosting guests young and old. One of the pleasures of having a coastal home is that there are always family and friends happily ready to accept an invitation for a weekend stay.
For the Spring 2017 issue of New England Home Connecticut, we asked interior designers Caroline Kopp and Douglas Graneto to imagine chic office spaces for a stylish power couple. And, just to shake things up, Kopp