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What’s happening: in major cities, there’s been an increase in awareness regarding the benefits of living with plants and other natural elements. we’re seeing more and more vertical gardens, green walls, urban farms, etc.

What’s trending: i continue to see a huge growth in sustainable design. i’m currently working on a project in las Vegas with Pardee homes called inspirada. we’re really focused on using sustainable materials and solar components to make individual homes as self-sufficient as possible.

Having a moment: i’ve always been very impressed by the work of Daniel arsham, whom i love and have been following for some time now. he just presented a large installation in collaboration with Cos at the salone del Mobile in Milan. Can’t get enough of… The work of fashion show producer etienne russo; what he’s been able to do for karl lagerfeld and Chanel is beautiful. i’m very much into creating different worlds and the art of the mise-en-scène when it comes to stage design. Not to be missed: There’s nowhere like the fairchild Tropical Botanic garden if you’re looking to find inspiration from nature. The terrace at the Pérez art Museum Miami and the new 1 hotel & homes in south Beach are also definitely worth a visit. on your radar: Miami landscape architect Matthew lewis recreates outdoor spaces in a dreamy, exuberant way, building tropical fantasies that utilize our native plant species. Go-to design read: The book i look at again and again is Diana yakeley’s Indoor Gardening.

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favorite blooms: i love working with exotic orchids, and i’ve been happy to find quite a few new specimens lately. i’m also fond of cataleas, vandas, dendrobiums and succulents.

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Images: Counterclockwise from top: Cool scenes from Bobby Berk’s eponymous, Miami-based furnishings and accessories showroom demonstrate his love of midcentury style. Designer Paloma Teppa’s unusual green installations bring life to her subjects both inside and out.

furniture to fashion. The groundbreaking architecture that is popping up in this area is amazing, and i’m constantly on the edge of my seat waiting to see what happens next. Day trip: i can’t remember the last afternoon i took off, but i would love to pay a much overdue visit to the everglades. i also really enjoy spending my downtime in Crandon Park. you can get lost in it all day. it’s a beautiful place. Founder of an eponymous chain of home retail destinations, Bobby Berk lives in Miami, where his favorite day consists of lying on the beach doing absolutely nothing.

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materials of the moment: Photoluminescent surfaces, acrylic panels and paint, and the printable nylon powders and liquid resins that are used in rapid prototyping, which I’m very interested in as of late. Hot in miami: The blossoming of the art industry, specifically its growth and expansion into areas like Little Haiti, where new artist studios, international galleries and a multimillion-dollar cultural center are truly redefining the area.

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Keep an eye on… Daniele Lago. He’s a talented designer and founder of an innovative eponymous furniture company in Italy. His closets, kitchens and door systems are extremely sophisticated and have the power to change the way we live.

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go-to event: I never miss the Design and Architecture Senior High (DASH) School Showcase. I always discover something interesting and inspiring there each year. Best miami retreat: South Pointe Park has it all. It’s the fulcrum of the city, as it serves as the entrance to the Port of Miami and offers the most remarkable panoramic vistas of the water and all the action. 104 / luxe interiors + design

next up: I’m launching a new concept for my practice in the fall called “Alive.” It has to do with the way we integrate interior design and architecture to create a unique living environment that better accommodates our clients’ needs and the way they live. on your radar: Landscape architect Margarita Blanco at Arquitectonica Geo is a major innovator. Her work at the Pérez Art Museum Miami is nothing short of inspiring. Oscar Glottman is an architect and founder of an eponymous home furnishings showroom in the Design District. For inspiring interiors, he examines the scenes of some of his favorite Peter Greenaway films.

Biggest challenge: I think photographing Nancy Reagan at the White House. You can imagine giving orders in the White House, just walking in and making her do what we needed for the shot. But in the end, it turned out beautiful. We had her the whole day and had a wonderful time together. modern muses: I’m interested in photographers who know how to appreciate and convey beauty, like Steven Klein, Annie Leibovitz and Bruce Weber, who was a mentor and very good friend when I started out in the 1980s. I’m also a big fan of classic fashion portraiture from Irving Penn and Deborah Turberville. Best place to get lost: I love going to the Miami Symphony. We need to develop more of our own art and music in the city and the symphony’s director, Eduardo Marturet, and his beautiful wife, Athina, have done so much to nurture that growth already. travel inspiration: My eye for photography was developed in large part thanks to growing up in Iran. Everything there is so sensual, like the architecture and the way we look at life. Then, I learned a lot about sophistication from my time in Paris and London. Iran Issa-Khan is a celebrated fashion and portrait photographer turned nature buff who hates being in front of the camera as much as she loves being behind it.

images: Clockwise from top left: Architect Oscar Glottman’s residential designs take their direction from his clients’ lifestyles and how they plan on using his elegant spaces. These snapshots from Iran Issa-Kahn’s portfolio showcase the photographer’s commitment to highlighting the beauty of the natural world.

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rAdAr A peek at the season’s most-anticipated design collaborations and architectural revivals both at home and abroad—no passport required. Architecture + design forecAst / summer 2015


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Brought together by a love of all things textile, Stacy Waggoner and Kate Reynolds teamed up to create a cutting-edge design studio offering fabrics, rugs and wallpaper motifs from top designers around the world. Now, almost a decade later, Studio Four NYC boasts some of the hottest names in textile design alongside emerging talents, with much of the duo’s success lying in their creative acuity for partnering with artists, innovators and risk-takers. This summer, Studio Four releases three not-to-be-missed lines that fit just that mold. Designer-painter Rebecca Atwood first burst onto the scene—paintbrush in hand—captivating her Instagram audience one bespoke pillow and dreamy watercolor print at a time. Her artistry soon led to a partnership between Atwood and Studio Four, one that has since developed into a blooming design venture as the Cape Cod native sets to release her debut collection of hand-painted and marbleized fabrics with the studio. “Her textiles are so chic and livable,” says Reynolds. “Be on the lookout for her wallpaper collection to launch soon.” Just when you thought leather had nothing new to offer, Brit Kleinman, of Brooklyn’s Avo, enters the field, proving the possibilities have only just begun: Her jaw-dropping block-printed cowhides, branded with bold, artistic patterns and daring geometrics, incorporate a touch of modernity into the timeworn material. “We love leather and the luxury of something that keeps getting better with age,” says Waggoner of the partnership. “Brit is changing the way that people use and experience this textile.” Studio Four’s next debut proves that the art of plaster isn’t lost but rather in a state of renaissance thanks to Celeste Coughlin of Asterisk Designs. This doyenne of Venetian

plaster developed a specialized technique for transcribing waxed plaster onto paper, coining a perfect science to translate this ancient (and tedious) process onto a custom roll of wallpaper. “We have always loved the gorgeous, creamy texture of Venetian plaster walls,” says Waggoner, “and when we met Celeste we knew we were destined for something great to unfold.” With all these exciting collections debuting this season, Studio Four’s Chelsea showroom is the perfect spot to garner inspiration for any and all design endeavors. “Design is a luxury,” says Reynolds. “It should always inspire and never intimidate.”

photo: lelsey unruh.

WRITTeN AND pRoDuCeD BY cara gibbs


Below: Clockwise from left: Storm in Sea Blue, Speckled Smoke, Petals Navy and Painted Stripe Gray & Tangerine / Rebecca Atwood / rebeccaatwood.com. Arrowhead Leather Pillow and Blue Diamond Handpainted Rug / Avo / avoavo.com. Potato Print Blue-Slate Pillow / Rebecca Atwood / rebeccaatwood.com. Block Point Leather Hide and Indigo Resist Arrow Leather Hide and Pillow / Avo / avoavo.com. Background Wallcovering: Circuit in Stillwater / Asterisk Designs / asteriskdesigns.com.


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NEW VIEW

A HISTORICAL HAVEN IN A SEAPORT CITY, AN ACCLAIMED ATHLETIC CLUB AND A 1930S BEACHSIDE REFUGE ARE ALL GIVEN NEW LIFE BY SOME OF THE BEST NAMES IN DESIGN. WRITTEN AND PRODUCED BY MIMI FAUCETT

An infamous, members-only social club that once entertained the likes of Frank Sinatra and Elizabeth Taylor is being boldly reimagined by acclaimed architect Richard Meier. Located in the South Florida town of Surfside, the Surf Club will be a visual dialogue between the old and the new, transforming the original 1930s club into a Four Seasons boutique hotel and residences. Meier’s material palette will be simple: Floor-to-ceiling glass will maximize horizontal views of the Atlantic Ocean, while local surfaces, namely flooring of porous coral stone, will detail the exterior. Inside, handpicked furnishings will be set amidst the clean backdrop of the architect’s signature color—white. thesurfclub.com

CHICAGO ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION CHICAGO Founded in 1890 by families of American sports royalty (think Wrigley and Spalding), the Chicago Athletic Association has been a fixture in the Windy City for more than a century. The famed location, originally designed by architect Henry Ives Cobb, has now been revamped into a luxury lifestyle hotel by design duo Roman and Williams. “We were devoted to preserving the character and details of this historic building while creating a new language,” say the designers. The aesthetic maintains the building’s original fireplaces with bas-relief wood carvings, expansive marble staircases and stained glass, yet speaks to classic Americana with vintage artifacts like wooden gym ladders, Victorian-inspired lighting and leather furnishings. chicagoathletichotel.com

THE PALLADIAN HOTEL SEATTLE The Palladian Hotel, established in Seattle in 1910, was named for the Palladian windows that defined the architecture of the time. Today, San Francisco-based designer Nicole Hollis has taken this historically significant building and given it a speakeasy vibe with a sense of humor (pillows printed with Tom Selleck’s portrait, for example). Reclaimed-wood headboards juxtapose crisp, white Frette linens in the guest rooms, while brass accents, velvet upholstery and a tufted-leather check-in characterize the lobby, with the hotel’s original doors standing at the entrance of the gym. Ornamented by custom Ladies & Gentlemen light fixtures, Hollis’ warm yet playful interiors program boasts a quintessential Seattle feel and reflects the pulsating street culture found just outside. palladianhotel.com

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HE SAID, SHE SAID URBAN BOY MEETS RENAISSANCE GIRL IN DESIGNER WINDSOR SMITH’S EPONYMOUS DEBUT COLLECTION FOR ARTERIORS.

PORTRAIT: GOLD WONG PHOTOGRAPHY.

WRITTEN AND PRODUCED BY CARA GIBBS

“I want my pieces to feel like something you would hand down to the next generation,” explains designer Windsor Smith in reference to her new 40-piece collection for Arteriors. Brimming with furnishings, lighting and home accents in a range of tonal golds, mixed metals and varied marbles, the line flirts between masculine and feminine dichotomies. Case in point: Smith’s Athena sconce (shown here in silver) was inspired by the delicate drop of an earring, while the Atlas sconce (shown in gold)

reveals the same caged form but in a more industrial, geometric outline. “It is through shape and silhouette,” says Smith, “that instant sculpture is evoked.” Laced with neoclassical and GrecoRoman influences, the collection leaves a rich patina in its wake, beckoning centuries past while maintaining modern relevance. “My goal was to reinterpret traditional in a beautiful, lasting way with utilitarian pieces that are meant to be used and not thought of as too precious,” Smith explains. Mission accomplished.

Athena & Atlas Sconces / Windsor Smith Collection for Arteriors / $675 each / arteriorshome.com.

“I WANT MY PIECES TO FEEL LIKE SOMETHING YOU WOULD HAND DOWN TO THE NEXT GENERATION.” -WINDSOR SMITH


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what was once a static cityscape radiates with new energy as miami—and its proliferating skyline— gets its place in the sun.

WRitteN aNd pRoduced BY arlyn hernandez

stars: Rem Koolhaas (Faena Forum), Norman Foster (Faena house), Zaha hadid (1000 Museum condos), Jeanne Gang (Sweetbird South Residences) and arquitectonica (Brickell city centre), to list a handful. even hollywood heavy hitters like The Great Gatsby director Baz Luhrmann and his set designer wife, catherine Martin, are lending their fanciful design vision to the interiors of what will become the Faena hotel, one of the elements making up the muchanticipated Faena district in Miami Beach, a fantasyland dreamed up by argentine developer alan Faena set to include hotels, residences, retail and an art and culture forum. it’s safe to say that Miami is architecture’s new muse.

the Latin american art Museum in Miami will feature sculpture on its expansive cantilevered terraces to extend the experience outdoors.

latin american art museum rendering: courtesy fr-ee/fernando romero enterprise.

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there’s something special brewing in Miami. a city known for its sultry year-round summers and pulsating nightlife has quickly become a seedbed for culturati and starchitects the world over. case in point is the proposed Latin american art Museum, whose imposing layered structure, shown here, by New York- and Mexico city-based FR-ee/Fernando Romero enterprise will house the private collection of art aficionado Gary Nader upon its opening in 2016. Joining the grand landmark is a dizzying register of new permanent installations that will soon dot the skyline; the renowned names behind them reading like the roll call for a gathering of modern architecture’s brightest


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GrAy MALIN TeLLS A TALe Of WhIMSy ThrOuGh SurreAL IMAGery Of ANIMALS rOAMING The PArker PALM SPrINGS. WrITTeN ANd PrOduced By jesse brAtter

Photographer Gray Malin journeys to far and away places, capturing eccentric moments that spark fantasy and wonder, like llamas adorned in balloons amidst Bolivia’s salt flats, or rainbow-hued sheep in Australia. In his new fine art series, Gray Malin at the Parker, he keeps his zest for adventure close to home, shooting at the Parker Palm Springs as exotic animals playfully explore the iconic resort that unites luxury with amusement. Malin put down his camera to discuss the enchanting series, where monkeys are bellhops and giraffes are the guests, temporarily on view at the hotel. With an infectious joie de vivre, he proves the old adage: not all who wander are lost.

How did animals become your muse? I have a deep love for flamingos and penguins and couldn’t stop envisioning them on the property. Working with them and the capuchin monkey, zebra and baby giraffe was so much fun—I wish I could live in this fantasy every day. Any divas on set? We had trainers to direct the crew and myself on how to interact with them to keep them as happy models. Zack the zebra wasn’t much of a fan of the balloons, as they kept popping, but he was a professional and we got the shot. Images of animals in dreamlike settings are one part of your repertoire, but you’re also known for aerial shots of beach scenes. How do you capture the perfect composition? When I’m in the air, people and objects begin to stand out and

form patterns below. Once I’m up there, everything magically comes together visually for me and I’m able to capture the natural art that is being created below in the distance. What’s the most daring stunt you’ve done to get the perfect shot? Standing on a 10-foot inflatable boat in the waters of Antarctica, shooting beach balls up against icebergs the size of a skyscraper that could break apart at any moment. It was the thrill of a lifetime. You’ve said your favorite part of your job is getting to see the world. Can you offer a piece of travel advice to those filled with the same wanderlust? If you’re ever in Bhutan, you must visit the Tiger’s Nest Monastery, one of the country’s most sacred religious sites. Built in the 8th century on the side of a cliff, it is something of another world.

headshot: ashlee wilson. giraffe photo: welcome to the parker, gray malin.

dream sequence

Your new fine art series focuses on exotic animals in unexpected places. What inspired the collection? Since living in Los Angeles, I’ve always enjoyed the quick escape to the desert, and the Parker Palm Springs has been my longtime favorite hotel there. This was a chance to let my imagination run wild, and apparently it ran right into a menagerie of wild animals enjoying the hotel with me.


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global vision as she travels the world, british designer tracey boyd draws inspiration for her new namesake furniture collection.

photo: david cleveland.

WRITTeN AND PRODUceD BY lisa bingham dewart

“It’s fantastic to drift and just let a place wash over you,” designer Tracey Boyd says of her approach to travel. Until recently, her chances to do just that were rare. As the creative director of the coveted fashion label Boyd, she was constantly in motion, creating edgy yet feminine clothing. Her singular vision—one collection featured fleece ball gowns—won her a New Generation Designer of the Year honor at the 2000 Rover British Fashion Awards, along with a devoted international following, but little time for anything else. “When I moved into a more organic way of designing, I decided to go on trips for two or three months,” she says. “I wanted to go deeper.” This change of focus yielded Aboydbazaar, a collection of clothing and accessories influenced by her biggest passions: life, travel, art and fashion.

Since then, Boyd has been busy soaking up the world’s sights and sounds, be it the modern shapes of Singapore’s skyline or the traditional beading practices in Penang. India remains a favorite destination and a constant source of inspiration. “It’s such a place of contrast,” says Boyd. “When I’m there, I have too many ideas. I have to file them away and then come home to make sense of them.” With the luxury of time, the designer can now absorb the lessons from her travels and incorporate them into her work, such as in her latest venture, Boyd, a line of furniture inspired by her journeys and currently available through Anthropologie. “I’m obsessed with finding out how things are done but looking at them in a contemporary way,” she says. “Then, I put my own spin on them.”

Next on Boyd’s itinerary? She’s heading to the U.S., where she’ll launch Boyd with Resource Decor at High Point Market in October. Imbued with color and texture, the line mixes modern and traditional shapes in materials ranging from lacquer and metal to concrete and shells. Before that, however, she’ll pack a bag with a sketch pad, a few of her Aboydbazaar shirts, a collection of black and white beads and a beloved Dries Van Noten scarf and head to Puglia, in Southern Italy, to a convent that was reinvented as a hotel. “It’s filled with tribal art, textiles and miles of books on art, sculpture and furniture. It’s like having a holiday in the most fabulous library with incredible food and beautiful gardens,” says Boyd. “It’s a mixture of work and play and sums up my ideal way to travel.”


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TALKING SHOP WITH MARIANNE RUSSELL

ARANGO DESIGN

#INSTACRUSH @rodristudio

WHO: Angel Rodriguez, a Miami-based floral designer with an eye for blooms who loves to share daily snapshots from his glamorous life fashioning the ambience of some of the city’s most fabulous parties. WHAT: Expect to see arrangements of every size, color and style, often displayed alongside interesting facts about the flowers involved in their creation. WHY: Rodriguez’s account is a must for those with big events on the horizon, providing plenty of inspiration for the big day—whether it’s via a handsome single stem or a fanciful full bouquet or centerpiece. IN HIS WORDS: “The majority of the pictures on my feed are taken with my cellphone. I love it because I can take random pictures either while working on site or while at the flower market.” 142 / LUXE INTERIORS + DESIGN

LIGHTS FANTASTIC

KELLY WEARSTLER FOR VISUAL COMFORT Using a wide range of materials—from porcelain, marble and alabaster to bronze, silver and cast glass— Kelly Wearstler’s newest lighting collection for Visual Comfort & Co. delivers a heavy dose of the designer’s signature California cool. Her edgy perspective is thoroughly felt in each of the collaboration’s offerings, which span eight different product lines, each with its own unique point of view inspired by Wearstler’s vintage jewelry collection, love of texture and fascination with iconic architecture through history. kellywearstler.com; visualcomfort.com

TALKING SHOP PHOTO: COURTESY ARANGO DESIGN. LIGHTS FANTASTIC PHOTOS: COURTESY KELLY WEARSTLER. INSTACRUSH PHOTOS: ANGEL RODRIGUEZ.

When did you open? Arango’s newest location opened on 5864 Sunset Drive in South Miami in November of 2014. Tell us about the design of the showroom. We developed the space ourselves (a fast-paced, six-week thrill) using a durable epoxy resin with gray flecking for the floors, generous track lighting and white walls, and custom shelving and cabinets to display our incredible goods. What makes Arango different? The particular emphasis we place on art. For example, we opened the store with an exhibition showing the work of American designers Felicia Ferrone and Christopher Gentner. Since then, we have had rotating exhibits by talents like Rebecca Finell, Joe Cariati and Piet Boon. What lines do you carry? A great collection of international brands including Alessi, Stelton, Rosenthal and Kartell, to name a few. We are also delighted to present many great American designers and emerging brands. arango-design.com


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inside edition luxe tapped talented local designers for their best sources and recommendations to shine a light on some of the city’s finest offerings in art and design.

“I love Miami’s Nest Casa for its offerings of fine European furnishings and décor, as well as its tasteful accessory collections. I’m also very excited for the debut of Minotti in the Miami Design District; it is an excellent source for Italian furniture.”

“Ornare is a vendor I work with often. The company provides beautiful, innovative custom millwork for kitchens, closets, home theaters and other spaces in the home. I also really value the opinion of their director Claudio Faria. He makes every project unique.”

“Todd Hase has an amazing eye for finding one-of-a-kind objects. It’s always a thrill to visit any of his showrooms, but especially the new one in West Palm Beach. The merchandise is versatile enough that you can shop for any project style there.”

-piret johanson

-sofia joelsson

-oskar torres

curator fredric snitzer gallery

“The art scene in Miami now is as vibrant and exciting as the city itself. Undoubtedly, the presence of Art Basel in December has put a greater spotlight on the city and has attracted many other artists from all over to come here and create. We still have a fairly young art community, but we have already given birth to some local artists with international acclaim, like Hernan Bas and José Bedia. I am also currently very interested in the work of one of our gallery artists, Rafael Domenech. He’s only 26 years old, but he already has a very in-depth knowledge of contemporary art and a true understanding of conceptualism.” -richard arregui, snitzer.com

the makers

After many years in the fashion industry, Robin Basile started down the only path destined to make sense to the independent-thinking designer and photographer: starting a business that would allow her to do her own thing. Forgoing the mass-produced in favor of the bespoke, Basile and husband John Pape’s dazzling jewelry collection under the name Basile & Pape has really hit its stride, attracting the admiration of celebrities like Beyonce, Jennifer Hudson and Jessica Alba. Here, the inveterate free spirits give us a firsthand look at their creative process. basileandpape.com What led you to become artists? rB: Both John and I have always been “artsy.” My mother is a painter, a pianist and a former ballerina. I grew up in a family of artists and musicians, and creativity was ingrained in me. The two of us wanted to have the freedom to follow our own inspiration to fruition. describe your process. rB: Our ideas for our jewelry just pop up in our head. We don’t follow trends. John executes everything, so each piece is handmade using bronze, sterling silver, gold, platinum, semi-precious stones and precious stones. You name it: We work with it all. 144 / luxe interiors + design

next up for you? jp: We will be packing up our collection, complete with the newest pieces that showcase our signature industrial/punk red carpet style, to show in Paris for the very first time this October. favorite miami destination? jp: We love the Design District. All of the super high-end shops for home and fashion are what we find the most inspiration from. Robin is obsessed with Miu Miu, Prada, Tom Ford, Versace and other incredible designers, and I am, too.

inside edition headshots: courtesy designers. curator photo: courtesy fredric snitzer gallery. the maker photos: courtesy basile

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ROBIN BAsIlE & JOHN PAPE


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DATE BOOK

SANDRA JORDAN: SONOMA COUNTY While textile maven Sandra Jordan’s exclusive lines of woven alpaca fabrics have made her a citizen of the world, she still counts California’s wine country as her home sweet home. In fact, the region’s rich harvest colors are often the first point of inspiration for her Prima Alpaca collections, which are represented in showrooms across the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Russia and Europe. With summer in full swing and new textile releases on the horizon, Jordan is kicking back and toasting her hometown with her fun-filled itinerary for a day in Healdsburg. Pour yourself a drink and start planning your own trip now. sandrajordan.com 10 a.m. After breakfast, check out the Harry and Maggie Wetzel Native Plant Garden. It’s a tiny hideaway reclaimed from an old parking lot with more than 80 species of native plants each grouped by habitat. 10:30 a.m. Hit the Healdsburg Farmers’ Market. Most of the produce is grown within 10 miles of the market, so it’s a great place to get the freshest Dry Creek peaches. I also always get my veggie starters here. 11:30 a.m. Take an art walk along Grove Street on the Foss Creek Pathway on your way to the main square in Healdsburg. It’s sponsored by the Voigt Family Sculpture Foundation, and it’s beyond lovely.

BLUEPRINT LOUIS VUITTON

In much the same way Louis Vuitton’s signature Damier pattern has become synonymous with luxury, its newest retail destination in Miami’s Design District was also created to boast instantly recognizable style. The new building’s façade, designed by Japanese architect Jun Aoki in collaboration with Mirei Uchibe, features aluminum panels configured to form abstract patterns meant to symbolize the company’s iconic logo. In addition to a full range of readyto-wear jewelry, shoes and accessories, the store will also play host to an edited selection of Nicolas Ghesquière’s celebrated Spring/Summer 2015 Women’s runway collection and a gallery space with arresting artworks from both local and international talents alike. louisvuitton.com 146 / LUXE INTERIORS + DESIGN

12 p.m. Next, visit the Plaza. It’s our main square, and it has some wonderful art and design destinations, including my favorite: Saint Dizier Home. The store features local, handmade metal furniture—from tables of all shapes and sizes to beds, stools and shelving. Artist Aletha Soulé also displays her amazing wine country-inspired ceramics here. 1 p.m. Stop for lunch at Barndiva. It’s one of my favorite spots in Healdsburg and highlights the best ingredients from Sonoma and Mendocino counties. The chef, Ryan Fancher, has worked with Thomas Keller at The French Laundry in Yountville and Per Se in New York. All of the food is superb; plus, my fabric—Prima Alpaca—is used on an upholstered wall here, which provides a showcase for their rotating selection of artwork. 2 p.m. A visit to wine country would not be complete without a wine tasting. I love Copain Wines, which has a gorgeous view and interesting nontraditional wine varieties, and J Vineyards & Winery does great wine and food pairings. 4 p.m. Head to the Farmhouse Inn for a spa treatment. The spa is located in the inn’s former carriage house and incorporates ingredients from the surrounding land, such as Spring Forest honey, heirloom cider apples and fresh herbs, into their services. 7 p.m. Leave your dinner plans in the hands of Michelin-starred chef Steve Litke. His menu is inspired by the diversity of California cuisine, featuring Mexican and Italian influences.

BLUEPRINT PHOTOS: COURTESY LOUIS VUITTON/STEPHANE MURATET. DATE BOOK PHOTOS: COURTESY PRIMA ALPACA.

9 a.m. Start the day at Shed for breakfast—its architecture by Jensen Architects is beautiful, and it carries wonderful items for the house and garden. It also serves a custom blend made by my favorite local coffee house, Flying Goat Coffee.


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If there is anything to take away from an exploration into Baldwin Hardware’s products, it is the following: Quality reigns supreme—always has and always will; continuity of design accents (i.e., hardware) is important; and hardware should be a direct reflection of the homeowner’s aesthetic and lifestyle. A legendary name in cabinet and door hardware, accessories and locks, Baldwin is a staple in the industry, with a strong track record in creating enduring products. “From our American roots to other parts of the world, we like to look at what is classic and on trend and make sure our hardware reflects the desires and aesthetics of the homeowner and design community,” says Baldwin brand manager PJ Rosch.

1. Passage door with Baldwin 5800.030; latch shown no longer available. 2. Passage door with 5800.031 crystal Filmore knob in unlacquered polished brass, as well as cabinet knobs and pulls in 4475.150 and 4490.150.

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from the professIonals Is It Important to have cohesIon of hardware throughout a home? 1

Yes, you want your hardware to be a reflection of your style and that means your style throughout the home must include the same high quality and finishes.

what Is InspIrIng BaldwIn now?

On Trend Synergy: While contemporary is a predominant design style, fusing looks is gaining popularity, such as modern interior designs in retro styles; black and white in geometric patterns; and organic materials in a space with pops of color. Variant hues: All shades of red are in, as are many shades of green. A resurgence of yellow brass is also noteworthy. A new kind of door: Pocket doors are huge on the list, from small spaces in New York to more industrial or rustic spaces. The best of brass: Traditional polished brass works well for the classicists, whereas a more transitional setting might call for a satin brass. A note on brass: Like everything in fashion, the popularity of brass ebbs and flows; however, it is less a trend and more a classic mainstay.

Historic and modern architecture. There is so much out there to love.

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What kitchen and bath trends should We anticipate for 2015? In terms of colors, gray will continue its reign in popularity, but other classic neutrals will join the palette for the year. Clean and contemporary lines will also dominate the kitchen and bath space.

The use of stone and tile in the home dates to antiquity and has survived millennia for a good reason: unwavering functionality. The use and look of these materials has gradually evolved, but did not undergo a noteworthy transformation until the 21st century. Companies like Cosentino, the global parent company of leading market brands for kitchen and bathroom quartz surfaces, have been prime movers in new applications and aesthetics of stone. “Cosentino’s research and development program has long been valued in architecture and design communities because of what its innovative manufacturing processes make possible,” says Lorenzo Marquez, Cosentino’s vice president of marketing. “Through a proprietary technique called Particle Sintering Technology, Cosentino has created an accelerated version of the process rocks and stones undergo over thousands of years in nature. The result: a stable material suited for an array of installations in the kitchen and bath, as well as outdoor kitchens and living spaces.” Versatility, a distinguishing characteristic of Cosentino-derived products, gives way to design cohesion and is the trait that will come to define this era’s stone and tile.

hoW have things changed in your industry in the past five years? Most notable is the demand for largeformat kitchen islands that serve as the home’s central hub, rather than the traditional kitchen table. In the bathroom, stand-alone showers have gained traction in place of the conventional shower and tub enclosures.

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The kitchen, once an exclusively utilitarian space, has evolved into an aesthetic, central core of the home. Beyond open floor plans and heightened designs, kitchens are now becoming technologically rich, connecting end users to the infinite possibilities of the web. dacor, a leading designer and manufacturer of kitchen appliances, has been a driving force in the progression of the smart kitchen. The family-owned, california-based company is behind such kitchen innovations as the discovery iQ dual-Fuel Range, offering users cooking tutorials, recipes and text message notifications when food is ready; the discovery iQ Wall oven, featuring a built-in Android™ tablet and Bluetooth® technology and voice command; and the discovery Winestation, a four-bottle dispenser that preserves wine up to 60 days. dacor’s cEo charles Huebner notes the importance of connectivity in the kitchen but advises against technology for “technology’s sake.” “consumers will soon be bombarded with all things connected and should be aware of what they are buying for their home and why,” he asserts. “With dacor’s appliances, technology simplifies the cooking process and makes the culinary experience accessible to everyone, empowering the individual.”

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1. Discovery iQ Dual-Fuel ranges are available in 36" and 48" sizes. Range can be configured in designer colors with DacorMatch™ Color System. 2. New Discovery integrated refrigerator is available in timeless stainless or custom panel models in 30" and 36" widths.

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We are still seeing the same basic kitchen suite as in the past: range, hood, microwave, dishwasher and refrigerator. As technology moves forward and people gain a greater appreciation for food preparation, they are becoming aware of proper food storage to extend the life of their purchases as well as conscientious waste disposal.

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uBIquItous materIals, reBorn: In 2015, Eggersmann’s work will reveal innovative uses of organic materials, such as concretes and raw wood, as well as industrial finishes, such as stainless steel, copper, bronze and aluminum.

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Equal parts form and function, eggersmann’s cabinetry delivers beautiful and useful organizational solutions to the modern home dweller. The company, drawing from more than 100 years of innovation, trial and achievement, is a driving force behind the concealed kitchen—a design movement that gives way to gallery-like spaces in the kitchen, and the cabinetry is art. Using earthborn, organic materials such as raw wood and concrete, Eggersmann’s ultra sleek and clean-lined cabinetry reimagines modernity in a warm and inviting fashion. “We start with the most intrinsically raw materials available, including woods, metals and glass,” shares Eggersmann UsA cEo Michael soltoff. “With these materials used in various textures, colors and sheens, we constantly push the limits of the basic core components.” The Eggersmann design foundation is built on key Bauhaus architectural characteristics—flat, smooth surfaces, cubic shapes, neutral colors and open floor plans (fundamentally pure and resounding in utility)—and is distinguished by technological feats in cabinetry composition and ergonomics, such as its electric mechanisms, custom storage, handle integration and exotic veneers. “The wide availability of parts, components, hardware and materials across the world has caused a demand and push for incredible leaps and bounds in innovation of product,” soltoff says. “As electronic technology becomes more compact and lightweight, we see an increase in automation in our products, and it has become more of an integrated component of lifestyle, rather than just a cabinet or case good.”

Ergonomics play a large role in the design of a high-end kitchen, and it is highly suggested that most cabinetry pull out or come toward you instead of looking out of reach.

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The trend of people spending more money on bathroom and kitchen remodeling— top requirements of new home buyers—continues to increase because these two rooms have become more important for boosting resale values.

Like jewelry, hardware is a powerful accent that can elevate, contemporize or even transform aesthetic quality. Equally remarkable is the utility of kitchen and bathroom fixtures and decorative hardware—an element of residential design that was once left to the discretion of professionals. Today, plumbing fixtures, accessories and hardware selection are as much a priority of the homeowner as cabinetry, a by-product of the increase in kitchen and bathroom remodels and the ubiquity of design ideas and information. In general, people are spending more on fixtures and hardware and placing greater value on the quality, craftsmanship and technological capabilities of these new products. california hardware manufacturer newport Brass, a premium brand of solid brass faucets and fixtures, is a noteworthy name in the industry and has adorned many of today’s residences with its contemporary, elegant and cutting-edge products. “We are dedicated to being at the forefront of the industry by incorporating technology, innovation and craftsmanship—all with a focus on creating products that bring value to our clients’ lifestyles, wellness and comforts,” shares david Emmons, director of marketing for Newport Brass. “We were one of the first manufacturers to implement Pvd (physical vapor deposition) finishing technology, a highly specialized process mastered by few manufacturers in the industry. Newport Brass now offers 29 finish options and multiple styles that can fit in any luxury bathroom or kitchen décor.”

dEsIgN dIALogUE WITH newport Brass what Is your advIce to someone BegInnIng a project InvolvIng hardware?

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consider two main factors when making a decision: 1. Is the style of the faucets or fixtures going to complement the room and offer a complete line of matching components? 2. Are the fixtures and components going to provide the functionality and performance the client is requiring, offering a personalized bathroom or kitchen design?

Quality and durability should never be overlooked, and layout and product selection with proper placement should serve a purpose. A well-designed space feels natural, looks in place and offers uncompromising enjoyment.

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Poggenpohl began life in 1892 in a small german showroom. From the beginning, the ambition was to improve the kitchen. good fortune came to founder Friedemir Poggenpohl in finding craftspeople and designers to execute and expound upon his sleek, utilitarian aesthetic. Today, Poggenpohl is an industry innovator, from sustainable building methodology to fresh concepts in materials and finishes to ergonomic cabinetry. What Poggenpohl created more than a century ago is the kitchen of today: devoid of the superfluous, aesthetically modern and unabashedly centered on functionality. To further educate about the very latest in kitchen design, Poggenpohl luminaries I-ching Ueng, san Francisco showroom manager and designer, and Luiza Bajkowska, New York city Poggenpohl designer, shared a few of the most alluring new looks in the kitchen. “White gloss finishes seem to be dominating; clients want clean lines and the least amount of busyness—the opposite of the outside world, where they are being overloaded with information and clutter,” Bajkowska says. In addition to high-gloss and matte finishes, as well as handless design (a technology that speaks to the clean-lined Poggenpohl aesthetic), Ueng notes a general paradigm shift in the kitchen. “More and more people in the United states are following what has been true in Europe for many years, which is that kitchens are viewed as products, not just building materials,” she says. Ueng makes an interesting point, which might be taken a touch further: kitchens are viewed as art, not just products.

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The big picture: Modern style with clean design Sources of inspiration: Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, sustainability, advancing technology Well-designed kitchen: Intuitive workflow, no confusion Well-designed cabinetry: Functional! On the radar: Retro design woven into pure and modern spaces Continuity vs. eclecticism: cohesion. Either monochromatic or a thoughtful combination of colors and materials that integrate with the rest of the décor of the house Uniquely Poggenpohl: german precision and innovation with flexibility that aspires to individual needs 2

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walker Zanger Widely regarded as one of the world’s most esteemed purveyors of luxury stone and tile, Walker Zanger was founded more than 60 years ago with the vision to combine the authenticity of meticulously hand-selected marble and stone with the efficiency of new technologies. The company is still guided by its original vision, curating stones from all corners of the globe to ensure the best quality while implementing technology that has yet to be seen elsewhere in the industry. “We take advantage of new technologies, like waterjet or laser etching, to create new types of products,” says vice President of design and Marketing Jared Becker.

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The Côte d’Azur has lured individuals of the art and design worlds for centuries, and it would appear that its most recent persuasions over fashion and interiors have us once again longing for a deep breath of that fresh coastline air. Fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg looked to the French Riviera for inspiration when creating her painterly Spring/Summer 2015 RTW collection, giving nods to Matisse and Picasso, frequenters of this seaside escape, through fun floral patterns displayed on wispy silks, while San Francisco interior designer Antonio Martins evoked a touch of coastal style when fashioning this impressive haphazard-tiled wall, exuding ancient references brought into modern day with a striking sideboard reminiscent of a coral reef. At this rate, we’re ready to grab our passports and say bonjour to laidback living at its best.

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1. Nina Shell Clutch $415 / kayudesign.com 2. Lasso Pearl Necklace by Mish Tworkowski Price upon request / mishnewyork.com 3. Vignette by Antonio Martins Interior Design antoniomartins.com 4. Tempest Mosaic Tile by Sara Baldwin, Sea Glass Collection / $487.50 per square foot newravenna.com 5. Faenza Dragon Vase by Gien $1,100 / 212.696.4938 6. Sister End Table, Signature Collection Price upon request / cliffyoungltd.com 7. Diane von Furstenberg Look No. 28 Spring | Summer 2015 / dvf.com 8. Tallulah Atelier Chair by Mary McGee / $2,800 / tallulahinc.com 9. Wall Candy Sconce in Sky Blue by Cedar & Moss + Esque Studio $480 / cedarandmoss.com / esque-studio.com

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Always the trailblazer—whether it be in fashion, food or design—Milan has long been setting the tone for the rest of the world. And, when it comes to style and décor, it’s not just about the art of the mix, but more importantly, the element of surprise. Here, designer Barry Dixon’s seemingly turn-of-the-century Synapse pendant complements both the sleek, modern lines of B&B Italia’s Metropolitan ottoman and the delicate form of Nina Tolstrup's Tall chair. Milan is by nature an effortlessly sartorial city, yet it’s not a reputation easily received without great thought and consideration. British fashion duo Peter Pilotto exercises the city’s fearlessness in their latest runway collection, where silhouette and pattern are brazenly exhibited through unorthodox materials like Perspex.

1. Synapse Pendant Multi P 1185 by Barry Dixon / Available to the trade / avrett.com 2. MU51SQ Sunglasses by Miu Miu $330 / sunglasshut.com 3. Metropolitan ’14 Ottoman by Jeffrey Bernett / $1,300 / bebitalia.com 4. Peter Pilotto Look No. 9 Spring | Summer 2015 / peterpilotto.com 5. Kite 2SL Pendant by Yael Sonia $2,750 / yaelsonia.com 6. Patina Candlesticks Price upon request / lolalely.com 7. Neo Laminati Bench No. 84 by Kelly Behun | Studio $4,500 / suiteny.com 8. Tall Chair by Nina Tolstrup Price upon request / 19greekstreet.com 9. A Collection of Tableware by Muriel Grateau Price Upon Request / murielgrateau.com

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Many mistake the fact that simplistic design requires less effort, but quite to the contrary; it’s the simple silhouettes and uncomplicated structures that change the way design is perceived and experienced. It is this philosophy that dominates the persona of our next influential city: Copenhagen. Blonde wood, open shapes and brushed-gold finishes are constant qualities synonymous with Denmark’s capital. Barber & Osgerby illustrate the art of this finesse in the Hula stool, which by appearances is seemingly straightforward, but upon further investigation, offers itself as either fixed seating or a rocking stool. But perhaps the father of modern Danish design, Finn Juhl, whose colorful sideboard is shown, sums up quintessential Copenhagen style best of all with his clean-lined furnishings. “One cannot create happiness with beautiful objects,” he says, “but one can spoil quite a lot of happiness with bad ones.”

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1. Lucid Rug in Dew, Maya Collection From $798 / calvinklein.com 2. Up Up Light Fleur Jacob by Emily Green + Dale Hardiman / $249 / emilygreen.net 3. Finn Juhl Sideboard + Tray Unit Price upon request / onecollection.com 4. Brass Bike / Price upon request / vanheeschdesign.com 5. Hula Stool by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby Price upon request / cappellini.it/en 6. 17 oz. Beach Cottage Bottle / $35 / swellbottle.com 7. Trousdale Cabinet Knob in Light Antique Brass by Tim Campbell Price upon request / sabaxter.com 8. H8 Headphones by Jakob Wagner / $499 / beoplay.com 9. Peter Jensen Penelope Collection Prefall 2015 / peterjensen.co.uk 10. Paz Two Strap Sandal / $175 / loefflerrandall.com 11. Scandi Ball Wall Sconce with Brass Backplate by Nicci Green $1,195 / articoloarchitecturallighting.com.au

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the piece: Air Sofa the designer: Alexander Andersson find it: luteca.com the inspiration: The strong silhouette of the Air Sofa recalls architectural I-beams, while its elegant, traditionally crafted aesthetic reflects the cultural influences of its Swedish-Mexican designer.


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Feel: The Air sofa is a modern shape that will feel more classic as time passes. It seems like a piece that would inspire our personal aesthetic to grow and change. Color: The strength of the color is that it’s a bold shade that acts as a neutral. The mossy green recalls nature and feels fresh. Statement: This silhouette demands attention and would inform the design of the rest of the room. It sets a tone of sophistication and class—you can’t go wrong with those brass legs! Sense: This piece would smell of old maps, leather and cigars, yet with a hint of perfume.


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Collaboration: Partnerships like this bring together old and new creative talents, often resulting in beautiful and unexpected design. Collection: The pieces feel like a blend of both antiquity and modern taste. Each pattern is rich and intricate, but together they remain cohesive. Palette: Gray is the new white. The soft palette whispers of the beauty found in the handmade and nuanced details that feel very aligned with Fortuny’s heritage. Story: This collection reminds me of ancient vessels found at archeological digs in Egypt and then revived with an artisanal sensibility that fits into today’s world.

the ColleCtion: Alchimie de Venise the deSigner: Fortuny for L’Objet find it: l-objet.com the inSPiration: Iconic Fortuny patterns were applied to create the company’s sophomore collection for L’Objet, inspired by the diverse artisans found in the city the textile house calls home: Venice.

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block party the piece: Resin Bench the designers: Chen Chen and Kai Williams find it: chen-williams.com the inspiration: Chen and Williams show cross sections of everyday common objects, giving a chic glimpse at the ends of discarded materials you wouldn’t typically see in a finished product.

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Brilliance: The resin top of this bench is quite kaleidoscopic. For me, it’s all about color and pattern: A vibrant mix of shapes and materials can make something quite classic in style feel fresh and modern. fun: Playfulness is very important. I like design with a good heart and a strong personality. Mood: This bench attracts attention. It feels Jurassic—the top looks as if it’s made from ancient, vibrant fossils. It would make for a great psychedelic addition to an entryway.


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cutting edge the pieCes: Black & White Acrylic Cube and Jodi Morlock Hand-Painted Square Occasional Table the Designer: Christopher Coleman finD it: christophercolemancollection.com the inspiration: Coleman applies his signature edge to these contrasting tables; one influenced by bold, graphic lines, the other by urban hieroglyphics.

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Designer: I am taken with how playful and fearless Christopher’s work is; he’s an artist with a sense of humor. His collection, for me, recalls the Space Age. Contrast: The contrast of black and white is striking. These tables are modern art sculptures and conversation starters. Color can complicate the design process and take away from the bold minimalism of a silhouette. These tables, especially the painted piece, still feel simple though the pattern is random and wild. Vision: The tables are seemingly optical illusions: If you look at them long enough, you might see something unexpected.


shaping a legacy the pieces: Clockwise from top: Palm, Ruby and Gordon Wall Brackets the designer: Robert Long find it: robertlonglighting.com the inspiration: Continuing his late father’s legacy, Long has recreated these sconces with the same meticulous construction and core values his father crafted 50 years ago.

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artistry: Robert Long’s pieces redefine the traditional sconce. His lighting style blurs the line between art and functional design. Materiality: The handblown glass adds rusticity to the sophisticated design, while the polished brass balances the fixture with modern simplicity. craftsmanship: The handmade process breathes life into a product and into our homes. I believe the importance of the maker movement is in keeping the tradition of skilled labor alive; it is design and skill passed down from one generation to the next. final thought: “Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.’’—William Morris


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cloud nine The PieCes: Clouds Fabric The Designer: Sahco finD iT: donghia.com The insPiraTion: Clouds, from Sahco’s Into The Blue collection, takes cues from the intense hue, natural look and technical variations of the natural dye from the indigo plant.

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Timelessness: Investing in steadfast brands, like Sahco, is paramount in many of my projects. My clients want to know that the products we use have stood and will stand the test of time. Perspective: Clouds is a way to incorporate an organic approach to projects without diluting a structured and studied interior. Color: I’m always looking for a sophisticated way to introduce color; the fluid, adaptable palette of Clouds fits this challenging task. Design: I see myself using the muted tones of this fabric in bedrooms, mostly—Roman shades, upholstered headboards or on the walls.


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the looK Celebrate summer’s carefree vibe with a look at some of our favorite spaces defined by their bright, bold palettes and deep connection to the outdoors. ProduCed by brielle m. ferreira + hannah toles


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happy hues and bold palettes turn the home’s hardest-working spaces into functional showpieces that think outside the box. written by brielle m. ferreira it’s easy to see why white kitchens and bathrooms are so popular in the modern home—like a signature dish perfected over many potlucks and dinner parties, they are ideal for the chef who wants to play it safe. they’re elegant and classic and show no signs of going out of style. for those seeking a little more adventure in their interiors, though, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to ignore the allure of color, of bold, lookat-me spaces that demand the spotlight. thankfully, today’s bold kitchens and baths banish all memories of the avocado refrigerators and pale pink tiles of yesteryear; instead, their vibrant palettes borrow their power from high fashion and graphic style for spaces that are decidedly à la mode.

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interior designer andrew howard cooks up a dreamy kitchen scene in varying shades of blue for this familyfriendly florida kitchen. andrewjhoward.com How did you decide on the serene blue palette? it was a happy accident. we were looking for countertops, and we weren’t quite sure what we wanted to do, but when we found this interesting blue marble, everything clicked. the whole kitchen was then born from there.

favorite thing about a colorful kitchen? it has a special “wow” factor you don’t get from a more traditional space. the kitchen is where your friends and family spend about 90 percent of their time when they’re with you; it’s fun to give them something they’ve never seen.

What would you say to those afraid of using color in a kitchen? don’t be! even if you’re a little hesitant to paint all of your cabinets a certain shade, you can bring in color in small ways for a big impact. a hint of hue on your backsplash or barstools can go a long way.


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SO REFRESHING The dreamy mixology depicted in powerhouse recipe developer María del Mar Sacasa and photographer Tara Striano’s beautifully bound volume, Summer Cocktails, proves that there’s more than one way to bring color to the kitchen, like through pretty garnishes and powerful potions crafted to keep the party going. quirkbooks.com

LEAFY GREENS Legendary Palm Beach ceramicist Dodie Thayer’s signature lettuce ware has been highly coveted by a rather formidable crowd—think Brooke Astor and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis—since she threw the first plate back in the 1960s. However, with the supply of the iconic green (Duncan Irish Green to be exact) tableware in serious decline, it was only a matter of time before these vintage beauties went extinct; that is before Tory Burch stepped in, with the fashion heavy hitter recently teaming up with Thayer to put the preppy staples back into production and back on kitchen shelves for good. toryburch.com

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Glass mosaic tiles from Ann Sacks in navy, turquoise, gray and white are laid together in thick chevron stripes that transform the backsplash of this crisp kitchen into a work of art. The space, by San Francisco-based designer Ali Davin, relies on this colorful statement piece to bring life to an otherwise simple, Shaker-style kitchen. “When you have a bold graphic moment like the backsplash, you can’t give it a lot of other competition,” says Davin. “It’s important to keep the built-in lines clean and ornamentation and hardware to a minimum.” jutehome.com

COOL RUNNINGS The newest colorway from vintage-inspired appliance company Smeg—a sunny modern yellow meant to become the focal point of the kitchen—embraces the cool retro style of the brand’s signature refrigerators and ovens with a bit of extra flair not meant for the faint of heart. smegusa.com 218 / LUXE INTERIORS + DESIGN

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Heavy metal get cooking with copper There’s something delicate yet steadfast about the blushing metallic tones of copper and rose gold, which brings some much-needed warmth and serious feminine flair to the kitchen. It is the next generation’s answer to stainless steel and it’s catching on fast, with companies like Frigidaire introducing new lines of appliances in this lustrous hue and brands like Dornbracht offering the finish as a new option on most of its classic faucet silhouettes.

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Color TheorY

There is nothing better than a spa-inspired master bathroom to serve as a restful escape, putting a much-needed soothing stamp on the end of the day, but what about spaces specifically designed to help give your morning routine a major jump-start? Like a double shot of espresso, big doses of color in these super-functional rooms inspire homeowners with a little get-up-and-go. On these pages, designers from across the country talk about what makes a successful color-filled bathroom and share their favorites from their own design portfolios.

“the bold quadrille paper brings modern flair to the classic paneling and penny round flooring.” -Lauren muse, museinTeriors.neT

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tile floor bathroom: stephen karlisch. blue bathroom: nicole cohen. orange bathroom: courtesy hallie henley design.

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-Tineke Triggs, adLsf.com

“gray tones are beautiful and soothing but can be a bit chilly, so bringing in the wooden mirror added the perfect touch of warmth.” -amy kehoe, nickeykehoe.com

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“when playing with color in the bathroom, just remember to stick with the shades that are most flattering to your skin tone.” -ToBi fairLey, ToBifairLey.com

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nancy nolan. gray bathroom: mariko reed.

“the galbraith & paulinspired wall stencil proVides a glamorous backdrop For the Vanity and mirror, which anchors the design.”

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sunny disposition sun porch

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Looking around, I notice a theme of arches. They obviously influenced your design somewhat. I wanted to be true to the architecture of this 1934 Mediterranean home while also creating an elegant yet inviting and comfortable space. The arches definitely influenced the design, as you’ll see them in the windows, shelving and arms of the Lucite chairs, all reminiscent of the arches found so frequently throughout Mediterranean architecture. What elements lend to the room’s traveled and collected feel? This room is where I keep my collection of personal treasures, reminding me of special occasions and happy times traveling. I am fortunate to have had the opportunity to travel widely to such foreign locations as China, India and Indonesia. I seem to have an affinity for the exotic and have brought home many interesting pieces. Growing up in Puerto Rico, the culture appreciates handmade, artisanal pieces, and I feel that my childhood is very much reflected here. What makes this a great space to curl up and relax? With the room facing Indian Creek, I come here every morning to have my café con leche as I listen to music by Andrea Bocelli or curl up on the Haitian cotton loveseat to delve into a good book. The most important aspect in making a sun porch the perfect spot is to surround yourself with the things you love and let the sun do the rest. Interior design / Margarita Courtney and Cristina Courtney Boland / Margaux Interiors / margauxinteriors.com. draperies / Kravet / kravet.com. etching Artwork / Beth Weintraub / bethweintraub.com. Loveseat / Hickory Chair furniture Co. / hickorychair.com.

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southern beauty pool area

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This scenery lends itself to a very charming, southern feel. I drew great inspiration from the understated architecture of the American South. During the creative process, I researched ‘Old Florida’ vernacular architecture and gardens from the pioneer days of the early 1900s. This space speaks to that concept through the simple siting of the pool and the way the dark pool finish creates the illusion that it is an extension of the lake. The result of this project, to me, is like stepping back in time.

Did you have to consider any environmental aspects here? The house and garden are sited in the middle of a mature native live oak hammock ecosystem. We worked hard to maintain all of the existing trees and protect them during the duration of construction. Because we were not permitted to drain runoff water into the lake, we chose natural porous keystone materials for the hardscapes so that rainwater could infiltrate to the ground instead of running into the lake below.

What are your musts for any landscape project in Miami? My absolute must is to edit down the natural tendency to overdesign by implementing too many varied textures, colors and materials in one space. We have so many local materials to work with that one can be seduced into placing too many elements into a garden. I always simplify as a project moves from initial design to completion so that there is a feeling of effortlessness, elegance and a true local sense of place in my work.

Landscape Architecture / Deena Bell Llewellyn / Bell Landscape Architecture, Inc. / bell-la.com. Landscape Architecture / Susan J. Hall / Susan Hall Landscape Architecture, Inc. / hall-la.com. Contractor / Brodson Construction / brodsonconstruction.com. Pool / Tuttle’s Pool Company / 305.252.0016. Pool Furniture / Built to Last / built-to-last.com.

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white hot kitchen & dining area

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How much did those ocean views inspire you? The soft spa-like tones of green and blue that accent the pristine interiors were taken directly from the ocean. The open kitchen paired with the low dining space offers unobstructed views of the water. Here you have the added bonus of the curtain wall providing interaction with the outdoors, as well. The colors and textures all speak to one another, providing a visual consistency to enjoy the space and the view.

You have a penchant for a white, minimalistic palette. Is there a science behind a white room? My design philosophy is elegant minimalism. My projects consistently feature a refined, edited color palette, clean modern lines and timeless design elements. In Miami, it’s very fitting and appropriate to design in predominantly white. You may think it’s easy to make an all-white space, but in contrast it’s actually very hard since every flaw shows. It requires a trained eye, as not all whites are the same.

Aside from the palette, what else in this space most reflects you? I really believe the kitchen should not be separated on it’s own, and the fluid continuity between the kitchen and dining area opening onto the spectacular ocean views is what I love the most here. I always think there should be a dynamic between the kitchen and the dining room; you don’t want the cook to be isolated from the rest of the group. I think you should see what’s going on in the kitchen and everyone should participate.

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this season’s must-haves and design essentials for heating things up al fresco. Written BY brielle m. ferreira

the great outdoors thanks to the many innovations in technology and digital conveniences, our lives have become a study in seamless living, with phones and other handheld devices providing an effortless transition between work and downtime, study and recess. this trend, too, has found its way into the design of our homes, where outdoor spaces have become just as comfortable and wonderfully complex as interior living and dining rooms. from whimsical seating options and creative landscape architecture to all-weather fabrics that are as beautiful as they are durable, today, more than ever, there are no boundaries or restrictions on making the most of your time outdoors.


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nothing says summer like a sweet cocoon made to play host to the perfect midday nap. designed by daniel pouzet and fred frety, dedon’s nestrest is a cozy hideout, borrowing inspiration for its elegant, simple lines from the construction of birds’ nests in nature. dedon.de

for new York-based landscape architect edmund hollander, two things are more important than all else when designing a successful outdoor living space: comfort and fun. so, he often turns to pergolas to yield a pretty spot that pushes people outside. “pergolas are wonderful because they’re so versatile,” he says. “they provide shade for those who want cover but allow light in through their slats for sun worshippers. depending on where you sit, you can have a completely different experience. plus, draping them in wisteria, climbing roses or bougainvillea can create a wonderful sense of place.” hollanderdesign.com

this page: pergola photos: courtesy monacelli press. nestrest photo: courtesy dedon. opposite: veering verdant photos: courtesy p. clifford miller. lounge chair photo: courtesy leXington home brands. tennis court photo: eric piasecki/otto.

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teak is a dependable outdoor staple, but sometimes it can be interesting to bend the rules a little. literally. the tres chic chaise lounge from tommy Bahama, for example, uses the material’s best properties—it’s resilient, weathers beautifully and is water-resistant— and introduces an unexpected, sinuous silhouette for a sleek, modern style that’s built to last. lexington.com

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While his gardens grace the properties of some of the most beautiful homes in the chicago area, landscape architect p. clifford miller tries not to get too carried away by their breathtaking structure and symmetry; instead, he focuses on practicing sensitivity to the needs of the site. here, miller shares his thoughts on creating statement-making gardens. What are some of your favorite plants and blooms to work with in your designs? i love crabapples, as they are quintessentially midwest and a wonderful way to shake off the cold. fothergilla “Blue shadow” is another personal favorite, as its glaucous blue leaves can brighten a semi-shady spot all summer long. Share some exciting trends in landscape architecture and outdoor living. right now, we’re seeing a lot of outdoor kitchens, fire pits and water features. none are new, necessarily, but the demand keeps rising. also, low-maintenance plantings, indigenous flora and organic gardening are huge now. best way to integrate water features and pools into verdant surroundings? in a formal garden, lining up the water feature on a critical axial line or controlling a hierarchy of sights and sounds with its location may prove optimal. using strong geometry in the design of the feature will help, as well. landscapeartistry.net

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life’s not all fun and games—that’s what outdoor spaces are for. so, go ahead and fan your competitive flame by introducing venues for both sports and recreation. this handsome tennis court by celebrated new York interdisciplinary firm sawyer | Berson, for example, proves that you can have it all: style in spades and a killer backhand. sawyerberson.com


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miranda Jones, one half of the brother/sister duo behind san francisco’s galanter & Jones, shares the inspiration and motivation behind the young company’s much-coveted, genius line of heated outdoor furniture. Where did the idea to create your all-weather pieces come from? my brother and business partner, aaron Jones, dreamed it up when he was doing a design/build project in a chilly backyard. our pieces give you the toasty feeling of being in a hot tub but without having to get wet.

How do you create your shapely silhouettes? We use the human form as our inspiration, with comfort being key. When your body anticipates that something will be comfortable, the piece becomes naturally inviting.

What are some of your favorite materials to work with? We’re very intrigued by the cast-able medium. it is amazing and versatile and allows us to explore more ergonomic and interesting forms.

form or function? function always comes first, but good function should also dictate good form. Beauty and simplicity are equal attributes of both. galanterandjones.com

this page: pool photo: scott frances/otto. portrait: courtesy galanter & jones. opposite: firepit photo: courtesy modfire. patio photo: courtesy jamie bush.

tall, vertical manicured shrubs have become de rigueur in ultra-exclusive enclaves like palm Beach—the subtropical setting of this backyard scene by designer thad hayes—where privacy is at a premium. the trick to making these disparate hedges and bushes, like the plush ficus and flowering bougainvillea here, work together is a keen trimming job with lots of sharp right angles that transform the expanses of green into veritable living sculpture. thadhayes.com


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fire pits bring a touch of warmth to outdoor spaces, creating a de facto focal point for impromptu gatherings and celebrations. this colorful number by phoenix’s modfire casts the bulky stone façades of many of its counterparts aside in favor of a sleek metal finish in a variety of look-at-me hues. modfire.com

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outdoor fabrics have come a long way from their scratchy, patternless origins. From bright and bold to thick, nubby and soft-to-the-touch, today’s sustainable new offerings are both super stylish and low on maintenance. So, it’s easy to see why these rough-and-ready fabrics are giving their interior counterparts a run for their money, with more and more design-lovers inviting these versatile stain-repellent all-stars inside their homes. above: Clockwise from top left: Diamondback in Denim / perennials / perennialsfabrics.com. Woodblock twill in Noir / lee Jofa / leejofa.com. pebble Walk in Sea Salt / Bella Dura / bella-dura.com. Veronica in Suncup / Chris Barrett / chrisbarretttextiles.com. Center: Fine line in Salt / holly hunt / hollyhunt.com. below: Clockwise from top left: tortola in oxford Grey / Schumacher / fschumacher.com. Shibori Dot in Coral / thibaut / thibautdesign.com. City linen in Juste essentiel / Élitis / elitis.fr. lux Stripe in Sterling / link outdoor / linkoutdoor.com.

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Because modern design is all about blurring the lines between indoors and out, selecting the appropriate color palette to tie the two separate areas together is an absolute necessity. on this welcoming, covered los angeles patio, designer Jamie Bush brought the yellows and oranges from the home’s family room poolside for a cohesive look. “i think the perfect outdoor space needs to be as appointed and comfortable as an interior living room, so you never feel like it’s second best,” says Bush. “for this space, we used items like a chunky area rug, vintage pottery and an african side table to make the outdoor lounge area feel like an extension of the house.” jamiebush.com


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ESSENTIALS Outdoor furnishings guru John Danzer, of New York-based Munder Skiles, looks to the history of the genre to craft his timeless, well-built offerings. Here, he shares his tips for effortless outdoor living. Take stock: Think about how you use your home, not only when you’re there with your immediate family but when you’re entertaining extended family and friends, too. Simplify: Don’t overcomplicate your life. My job is complex, but my furniture is not. Look for well-designed furniture that

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fits the shape of your body and is naturally comfortable. Let nature shine: I can’t stand furniture being too prominent in a garden. Everything you bring into your outdoor space should be able to recede so you can enjoy the real reason you’re out there: to be closer to nature. munder-skiles.com

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Anyone who thinks that being made to sit on the bench is a bad thing probably hasn’t watched the sun set from one in the midst of an elegant garden. With a classic silhouette and intricate scrollwork, this sophisticated bench from McKinnon and Harris may just be better than hitting the game-winning home run. mckinnonharris.com

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Container gardens continue to increase in popularity, as water becomes more of a valuable commodity, especially in droughtprone areas like Southern California. Just because they’re practical, however, doesn’t also mean they can’t be fun. Los Angelesbased designer Kathleen Ferguson suggests using pots in unexpected shapes, colors and textures to add interest to your outdoor space. “Succulents and cacti are my favorite plantings for container gardens,” she says, “but I love fitting them with herbs and other edibles, too. They allow you to truly enjoy your garden year-round.” kathleenferguson.com


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A well-done hardscape can unify all the elements in a garden, which makes it an integral part of the outdoor experience; however, it can be hard to foster a dreamy, romantic aesthetic from large expanses of paver or limestone. Integrating some lush groundcover, like thyme or dichondra, between the stones, as the Lambert Landscape Company did for this pretty Dallas home, can completely transform the space. lamberts.net


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ElainE BEttio intEriors elaine Bettio is constantly on the move. Born in Brazil, the award-winning interior designer runs her eponymous, Miami-based firm, elaine Bettio Interiors, from multiple locations throughout the U.S., South america and europe. The various locales in which she works provide constant inspiration. “I have the opportunity to be inspired by the beauty of different cultures,” Bettio says. “architecture and design are a journey of discovery, as is traveling.” Since establishing her firm in 1995, Bettio has become recognized for interiors that reflect the lifestyle and character of their inhabitants. The designer’s client-centric process—in which she gains an intimate understanding of the individual and their needs— contributes to her acclaimed reputation. “My style is dictated by my clients,” she says. “It’s not about ‘me,’ it’s about ‘we.’ The client and I make a perfect team.” given her collaborative ethos, it is no surprise that when asked about her driving ambition, Bettio identifies exceeding expectations as her goal above all else. In achieving this objective, she combines a formal education with an everyday continuation of study. Having earned a Bachelor of Fine arts in architecture from PUC University in Brazil, Bettio now furthers her expertise through travel, books and nature. When creating an aesthetic, she incorporates both the personal preferences of the client and the elements necessary to a space that is high-end, functional and captures the aura of a home. “Well-being is promoted through a balance between sophistication, harmony and relaxation,” she explains. “The essence of a design is in the emotion that it conjures for the client. It is beauty and soul together.”

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paradise found childhood sweethearts build their modern balinese dream home 20 years into their marriage and prove it was worth the wait. written by kimberly olson / photography by nick johnson


The home’s distinctive pivoting entry door—made of mahogany with bronze-tinted glass and a bronze handle—was custom-designed by Michael Scigliano and his team and fabricated by Vega Furniture. The floor accessories are wood gears from an old mill, purchased through Fine Line Furniture & Accessories. Veronica Gunnarson’s oil-and-eggshell painting, Purple Rain, greets the owners and guests.

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ony and Alina Gonzalez met as teenagers at a tiki bar in the Florida Keys, where their families both owned vacation homes. As they grew together and married, the couple dreamed of one day building a house near the water that would speak to their love of boating and the adventures they would certainly share. During the next 20 years, the couple traveled the world— Europe, Asia, Africa—and garnered design ideas for their someday home along the way. So, when they ultimately purchased a waterfront lot in Miami, they had lots of images and ideas to show designer Michael Scigliano and architect and longtime friend Sergio R. Artigues, including 11 pages of sketches Tony had drawn up while on vacation. “The styles ranged from Mediterranean to Polynesian to contemporary,” says Artigues. “So we blended all of these styles into this residence, which gave them something very unique.” Because the Gonzalezes wanted the interior spaces to flow into one another, the entire first floor is nearly devoid of interior walls. “Everything needed to be open,” says Artigues, who collaborated with business partner Emilio Cubero. “You can see into the family room from the library, not through the home but rather through the glass sliding doors that connect these rooms to the terraces, which wrap around the first floor in the shape of an L and are an extension of the interior

spaces.” That seamless blending with the outdoors was important: “We had a little place in the Keys that we called the Love Shack,” Alina recalls. “It wasn’t super-fancy, but it was my husband’s decompression valve on the weekend. It had a kitchen outside and a big terrace, and we were always outside. We wanted that same feel in our new home.” Tony and Alina both come from large, tight-knit Cuban families who often drop by, as do their friends. So during parties—which range from intimate gatherings to 200 guests and a live band—the glass doors can be pulled wide open, and guests can circulate inside and out. “They have the expansive terrace up above, which is divided into two distinct areas. One has a big bar, and there’s a more private seating area near the library,” Artigues explains. “Both of those spaces taper down individual stairs to opposite sides of the pool deck, where you can again entertain two different groups. You can also walk across the pool on floating steps, and another bar awaits farther down below on the lawn.” The couple created vision boards for the interiors, as well, which Scigliano used to inspire his design plan: natural materials such as stone, glass mosaics, pebbles and woods that all followed a neutral palette. “I had a few quirky rules,” Tony says. “No gold fixtures. Nothing shiny. All the finishes would be brushed nickel, that kind of thing. I wanted everything to be earthy.” So Scigliano, with the

Below left: As guests climb the steps up to the front door, they pass a progression of fountains. The home’s modern architecture has touches of Balinese and other global influences. Below right: To conceal a water heater on the main-level terrace, the couple commissioned a handcrafted teak wall panel from Nongnit’s Treasures in Thailand that depicts the husband’s grandmother’s favorite flower: the bird-of-paradise. The chair, from Holly Hunt, faces the pool on the deck below.


Custom-designed by Scigliano, the stairway comprises walnut treads and a cold-rolled steel frame with Starphire glass panels. The dining room beyond features oil paintings by the Greek artist Garsot. Scigliano also designed the dining room’s cold-rolled steel wall, fabricated by Toledo Iron Works, to conceal the powder room and pantry.

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help of his colleague Andrea Valle, set out to enhance the home’s earthy tropical vibe, taking cues from the owners’ travels, as well. “They had vacationed in Bali and like to live an island lifestyle. We took the natural elements of that aesthetic and combined them with classic materials—the cold-rolled steel walls that conceal the pantry and powder room, for instance. They are a modern element, but the natural patina of the metal helps to keep the organic feel,” says Scigliano, who also designed the kitchen, bathrooms and millwork as part of his comprehensive interiors. For color, the couple’s art collection does the trick with pieces from South Africa and Prague, as well as paintings by the Greek artist Garsot, who has become a personal friend. The furnishings are minimal, which allows each piece to be truly seen and provides a sense of calm. Most were custom-designed by Scigliano, acquired through local showrooms or even handmade for them by artisans across the country, including the black walnut dining table from Jeffrey Greene Design Studio in Pennsylvania. “Ochre’s

Arctic Pear chandelier that hangs above complements the table nicely while also standing on its own design,” Scigliano says. The couple’s nine nephews and nieces can all bounce around on their expansive, heavy-duty sofa, which was designed by Scigliano and built by a friend. “It was important that our home felt like a place where people wouldn’t be scared to sit on the sofa because it’s too chichi,” Alina says. Among their many parties, Tony and Alina host a cook-off, so the kitchen is outfitted with top-notch appliances and has enough space for several people to cook at once. To choose the countertop material, Scigliano flew to New Orleans with Alina, and she fell in love with Cristallo quartzite slabs they found there. “You could see the light in the warehouse shining through it, and I said, ‘Wow, that’s gorgeous,’ ” she remembers. “So we put LEDs under the stone, and it’s so beautiful lit up.” Meanwhile, Tony spent more than a year-and-a-half designing the remote-controlled gas lanterns adorning the house with Solara Iron Doors & Lighting in Dallas. “They sent me prototypes, and I would change up details,” he says.

The library, which also functions as homeowner Alina Gonzalez’s office, is stylish and functional. The bookshelves, custom-designed by Scigliano and crafted by Artemisa Escobar Brothers, incorporate coldrolled steel brackets. The desk, also designed by Scigliano, was made by Sharron Lewis Design Central.


With a color scheme that is darker and sexier than the rest of the house, the library also includes a conversation area with modern leather chairs and the homeowners’ Noguchi coffee table that was passed down from Alina’s mother. An Ingo Maurer light fixture made of silver lacquered paper, from Luminaire, hangs above. The owners purchased the cowhide rug at The Grand Bazaar while on a trip to Istanbul. The room offers views of the terrace, pool and canal beyond.

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Floating stepping-stones cross over the swimming pool by Worldwide Pools, which also features an elevated spa and infinity edge. The pool has a built-in pump that creates currents for swimming laps in place. Holly Hunt’s teak chaises, with Sunbrella cushion fabric, invite relaxation.


The dining table, crafted of solid American black walnut with a bronze base, is by Jeffrey Greene Design Studio in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Adriana Hoyos’ walnut dining chairs with ivory leather upholstery surround the table beneath Ochre’s Arctic Pear Double Wave chandelier from Niba Home. PGT windows face the front of the home and overlook a Zen Buddhist-like garden.


One of the home’s terraces features a living wall installation that Alina created using succulents and planter boxes that she had framed in wood. She and her husband Tony purchased the table—mahogany with a bone inlay—in India. The silver ceramic lanterns are from Sharron Lewis Design Central.

“The owners had vacaTioned in Bali and like To live an island lifesTyle. we Took The naTural elemenTs of ThaT aesTheTic and comBined Them wiTh classic maTerials.” -Michael Scigliano

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Above: The loggia off the living room features a barbecue bar and a conversation area with outdoor furniture from Holly Hunt. Wood was incorporated into the ceiling, where it isn’t exposed to rain or sun. Thanks to Crestron and Powerhouse Lighting, more than 70 speakers on the property pipe music, with laser lights on the terrace and colored lights in the pool that sync with the beat of the music. Left: To comply with local codes, the community’s waterfront homes must be elevated, which can make a house appear visually detached from its grounds. To minimize that effect, the home’s main level steps down to the terrace and pool deck, which further steps down toward the walkways around the seawall. The various levels are integrated via cascading waterfalls.

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Above: The upper terrace—which overlooks the pool below and offers views of Biscayne Bay and Grove Isle—can be accessed from the meditation room, the master bedroom or the master bathroom. Upholstered furnishings are from Holly Hunt. Right: The master bathroom features a hot tub with air jets and chromotherapy, from Designer’s Plumbing & Hardware, as well as a walk-in shower with speakers, body sprays and a rain shower. Sliding glass doors by PGT can open completely to create an indoor-outdoor bathroom.

“Then we decided to incorporate LEDs into them.” Solara named the fixture Maya—a nickname that the couple’s nephews and nieces use for Alina—and it’s become a top-selling lantern for the company. Now living in their dream house on the water, the couple say that it’s everything they imagined, including the neighborhood, where Alina grew up. Her parents live just a mile away, and Tony’s parents are five houses down. “In the morning, I’ll go out to the terrace outside of our bedroom and greet the day,” Alina says. “I have my cup of coffee and enjoy the beauty of nature. You can’t ask for a better way to wake up than that.” And Tony agrees. “Every day, I feel like I’ve come home to a dream,” he says. “This house was born from our imagination and hard work, and we waited for 20 years to do it. It’s now our little slice of heaven.”


The Balinese-esque guest bedroom features a carved teak headboard from VivaTerra. The decorative pillows and bedside table are more finds from India. The lamp, purchased in the Florida Keys, boasts a weathered coral stone base that lends an organic touch.

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breaking sculptor troy simmons delivers a solid case for cement in his mixed-media canvases imbued with rugged concrete and sleek, vibrant pigments. written by alison e. miller photography by sonya revell


Right: Troy Simmons juxtaposes rough concrete with vibrant pigments to create massive canvases that are reminiscent of Brutalist architecture, like Serendipity, shown. Far right: A colorful detail of the notable silos at The Bakehouse Art Complex in Miami, where Simmons creates such works as the in-progress piece on the previous pages.

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have always been infatuated with the strength and appearance of raw, unfinished concrete,” says Troy Simmons, a Miami-based artist whose star is quickly rising for his large-scale concrete canvases. To most, concrete is simply the stuff of historical monuments and urban jungles, but for Simmons, it’s the foundation of his modernist compositions, rendered from a disparate mix of acrylic paints and industrial materials. “I love the combination of rough and smooth, of old and new; even my studio is in a refurbished bakery from the 1950s,” says Simmons of his affinity for natural contrasts. Tucked inside the creative incubator known as The Bakehouse Art Complex, Simmons’ studio is strewn with chisels, upholstery tools, auto paint, acrylics, resin and aluminum, poised to construct one of his massive 300-pound works. “I enjoy experimenting with different materials, stretching the limits of its intended use,” he says. Though his artistic tools are usually relegated to construction zones, to hear Simmons wax poetic about architecture is to understand his inspiration: “I remember being captivated by Rainer Disse’s Feldberg Church while exploring southern Germany,” he says of his first experience with Brutalist architecture, a vernacular named for its raw aesthetic. “I was amazed by the large, repetitive geometric shapes created entirely with board-formed concrete. Though the rigidness of the man-made structure contradicted the natural

backdrop of the Black Forest, the juxtaposition seemed harmonious to me.” It is this fascination with the relationship between unrestrained nature and urbanism that keeps Simmons up at night, literally: Darkness has fallen and the electronic trill of Pantha du Prince rises to the rafters before Simmons settles into his work rhythm. “Midnight is when I’m at my most creative; it’s peaceful for me,” he says. “I construct the frame and lay the cement, then begin the process of deconstruction.” His latest home installation, a 10-foot-wide work featuring sleek strokes of saturated color, required a hydraulic lift and pure man power to hang in a house’s second story. But, “before physically starting a piece, I create sketches and three-dimensional renderings,” Simmons says of a process that speaks to his architectural roots. The Houston-bred artist, who shows at JanKossen Contemporary Art Gallery in New York and will unveil new works at Contemporary Istanbul in November, began his career as an environmental lab technician and earned an architectural degree before opportunity steered him back to his early artistic passions. “When I lived in Texas, environmental issues such as reforestation and water pollution were headline topics there. Through being exposed to these issues, my work took on a strong manversus-nature theme,” Simmons notes. “My latest work reflects the diversity felt in the tapestry of South Florida. Layers of ideas, people, and cultures all mixed into one urban environment.”


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ometimes what seems a minor detour in the day’s plans becomes a life-changing event. This was certainly the case when Steven Newman was on his way to the mall one afternoon with his sister and decided to look at an available property instead. Within minutes of seeing the lakefront site in Delray Beach, he was calling his partner, Steve Johnson, to fly in from New York for a look. They bought the land without hesitation, and before long their vacation retreat was set into the landscape. The original plan was to build a Mediterranean-style house inside and out, much like the owners’ vacation home they would leave behind in Boca Raton. But their interior designer, Susan Lachance, had another idea: The house would be Mediterranean on the outside, yes, but in striking contrast, clean and contemporary for the interiors. It was a concept that didn’t take much of a leap of faith for the couple. “We love the juxtaposition,” Steven says. “It reminds us of our trips to Italy, where we saw homes that were hundreds of years old but then the insides were totally modernized.” luxe interiors + design / 281


The couple’s design team, which also included architect Stuart Brenner, builder Aldo J. Kosuch and landscape architect Krent Wieland, went to work for 18 months to begin bringing the concept to life. “We were going to build this residence similar to their previous home, but they decided to make changes in the style, and everything became grander in scale,” says Kosuch, who worked with superintendent Robert “Bud” Monz on the build. Brenner, who joined Lachance in designing the couple’s previous retreat, concurs. “Some of the architectural elements of the Boca Raton home were integrated here, but the scale and volume changed. We took this to another level,” he says, noting that though the larger space works well for entertaining and having houseguests, the challenge was also to create space that was comfortable and cozy when the couple is there alone. Once the refreshed architecture was in place, Lachance then put a twist on the Mediterranean design components of traditional arched halls, stone surfaces and high-ceilinged

rooms. “I wanted to give them a metropolitan look, combining the light-colored traditional architectural envelope with clean, contemporary furnishings,” says the designer, who incorporated classic finishes and materials like wood and marble in refreshing ways. To this end, in the two-story living room, with its spectacular view of the infinity pool that seems to flow right into the lake, Lachance specified a massive paneled wall to bring the vertical space onto one elevation, employing wenge wood, stainless-steel bands and porcelain tile to house a linear fireplace that adds warmth to the voluminous room and reduces the vertical pull. The rich wood contrasting with the cream porcelain ties the space back to the wood-and-marble flooring in the nearby entry and hallway. “This gives balance to my concept of having a common thread throughout my work,” Lachance says. “I always bring you back to the same material or motif. I believe you need to reinforce design to have good design.”

Above: In the living room, Thayer Coggin sofas and chairs sit atop a rug from Mastour Galleries in New York. The Bolier tables blend with the neutral scheme, along with a tripod lamp from Carriage House. Interior designer Susan Lachance conceived of the fireplace wall, fabricated by Artistry Masters of Woodcraft. Opposite: A Celestial chandelier by Fine Art Lamps dangles like a glittering jewel in the dramatic stairway off the foyer, featuring a railing by Avion Metal Works of Florida. Stationary Romo sheers, fabricated by Drapery Castle, frame the view.

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A Vol de Cristal chandelier by Fine Art Lamps hangs above the dining room’s Costantini Pietro table and chairs. A Kala Looms rug serves as a wash of color, as do the draperies made from Zinc Textile fabric, again fashioned by Drapery Castle. French doors from Coastal Supply Company open onto a garden.


The dining room features a custom-built floating sideboard that is topped in stone, banded in a dark walnut stain and faced with four large bevel-paneled doors. Fabricated by Artistry Masters of Woodcraft, it’s a pleasing art form itself below a painting from the owners’ collection.

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A Thayer Coggin sofa, chair and coffee table gather atop a sisal rug in the casual family room; a Forma floor lamp by Cerno allows for a reading niche. Sliding doors open to create an indoor-outdoor living space with the adjacent loggia, which houses Janus et Cie furnishings and a light fixture by Murray’s Iron Works from J Nelson.


Artistica’s dark walnut Bento table from Judith Norman centers side chairs by Bernhardt in the breakfast room. The sculptural centerpieces add dashes of blue, the owners’ exception to the rule when it comes to their penchant for neutrals. Wood flooring from Absolute Hardwood Flooring sustains the contemporary feel.


Faceted, etched-glass fixtures by Hinkley Lighting, from Capitol Lighting, hover over the kitchen island, where wenge-wood barstools sport polished-chrome bases. Appliances from Ferguson settle into the sea of white cabinetry by Kitchen & Bath Studios and a backsplash installed by Tile & Marble by Valentin.

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An area rug from Wendy Clark Designs sets the tone for the master bedroom, where calming shades of blue provide a tranquil retreat for the owners, seen in the Robert Allen fabric that fashions the draperies. A photograph by EJ Camp adds to the serenity next to a custom mirror from Majestic Mirror & Frame.

“I WANTED TO GIVE THEM A METROPOLITAN LOOK WITH CLEAN, CONTEMPORARY FURNISHINGS.” -SUSAN LACHANCE

Instead of the expected stucco-and-dark-wood interior, Lachance created a bright, airy scheme using brusheddriftwood flooring for a less formal effect and white as her primary color. The neutral palette of light walls and furnishings allows the architectural details and dreamy garden and water views to take center stage, with the archways and expansive windows helping frame the outdoor scene. Conversational areas feature sculpted sofas and club chairs covered in warm white and taupe that enable the pieces to sit quietly in their respective rooms. The near-monochromatic theme throughout the home reflects the couple’s preference—seen in the living room, the nearby breakfast room, and the kitchen and adjacent family room, which overlooks a loggia and promotes indoor-outdoor living through its doors that slide open 290 / luxe interiors + design

completely and disappear. The exceptions to the rule are the gradating shades of blue in the dining room and master suite. “We are color averse—we love things that are neutral. When Susan said we needed to put in some color, well, we put one red book in the family room,” Steven muses. For the outside landscape plan, the couple wanted to replicate elements of the Chianti countryside as a nod to their beloved travels in Italy. Set on 3 acres, the property was primed for Wieland and project manager Aaron Mastin to create such an aesthetic through plantings and water features. “When we were discussing likes and dislikes with Krent, we all decided to make the garden like a villa in Italy with the reflecting pools and fountains,” Steven recalls. “The back of the house has a sitting garden and other rest areas that take in views of the water or the entire length of the property.” In contrast, the front of the home was designed with privacy in mind. “The plantings here were given a more peekaboo treatment,” Wieland says. “It creates a little mystique.” Ultimately, the design achieved everything the owners wanted—a tranquil yet fashionable escape from the hustle and bustle of their everyday lives in Manhattan. “The views are amazing,” Steven says. “They’re relaxing and comforting. Whenever we come here, we just hate to leave.”


A striking dark wood center table punctuates the elegant master bathroom, wrapped in marble from Marble of the World that was installed by Tile & Marble by Valentin. The round nickel light fixture above, whose shade recalls the table’s curvature, is by Visual Comfort & Co.


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a west palm beach creative infuses organic modernism into bespoke wallpaper and textiles inspired by the natural world. written by bradley nesbitt photography by chelsae anne


“MY STUDIO IS BASICALLY A GREENHOUSE. I’VE ALWAYS LOOKED TO NATURE TO SPARK MY IMAGINATION.”


T Above: Barnacles inspired Jenny Kiker’s latest fabric print for Living Pattern, her modern line of bespoke wallpaper and textiles. Right: A repeating pattern of maidenhair ferns allows these wallpapers to bring the outside in. Opposite: All of Kiker’s designs begin with sketches she draws or paints in her studio.

rue artists can be known simply by experiencing their work: one look at their pieces and immediately you have a window into their soul. Such is the case with Jenny Kiker, who pours herself into her creations using walls as her canvas. Living Pattern, her bespoke line of wallpapers and textiles, comprises mini reflections of her that are at once fresh, modern and organic. Her prints are a menagerie of lush flora and fauna that bring the outside in, with muses ranging from maidenhair ferns to the small detail of a beetle’s back. “I was looking through the book Pheromone: The Insect Artwork of Christopher Marley and immediately fell in love with this gorgeous Goliath beetle’s shell markings and knew I had to make it into a paper. It’s a new take on a cheetah print,” says Kiker, who works with her partner in business and in life, Chris Johnston. Kiker’s by-hand approach to making pattern is what sets her apart, drawing and developing her motifs in her studio before they are printed in Chicago. Though she uses traditional techniques, she does so with a clean, contemporary lean that speaks to her love of Australian design. “It’s bright with hints of modern but still organic,” she notes of the region’s aesthetic. “Australian designers are the world’s trendsetters to me. I love how they take black and white and add saturated pops of color.” When the artist isn’t busy brushing her next stroke or inking her custom stamps, she can easily be spotted driving around town in Little Donkey, her 1990 ecruhued Ford Ranger, foraging for new inspirations to bring back to her studio. Perched above the Brass Scale Antiques shop in West Palm Beach, her work space is brimming with nods to Mother Nature. “I’m a plant hoarder,” she says. “My studio is basically a greenhouse. If I’m not sketching, I usually have a plant mister in my hand. I’ve always looked to nature to spark my imagination.” luxe interiors + design / 295


THE gardEn parTy painterly patterns and natural fibers set the scene for a harmonious array of all things playful in the world of outdoor living. produced by cara gibbs with mimi faucett / photography by tara striano

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rchitect and builder Zeb Jarosz uses the term sotto voce—an Italian opera term meaning soft voice—to describe his approach to preserving the integrity of a 1920s Mediterranean Revivalstyle home on Miami Beach’s Venetian Islands. “I believe in understated simplicity,” he explains. “As with anything in life, if you have an important message to convey, you should speak softly.” Before the owners—a family with three small children— purchased the residence, the house had already undergone an interior renovation. But it didn’t meet their needs or suit their lifestyle. “The house had very closed-up rooms, so it was not fully used, and the colors were a mix of dark blues, reds and yellows,” says the wife. “We entertain a lot and have lots of family and visitors around throughout the year. We wanted there to be a calmer, more open feel and flow, and for the house to be more livable.” As the goal of the project began to grow far beyond a simple redo of the second floor into a more comprehensive renovation and addition, preserving the main structure took on greater significance. “The house was one of the first of the Venetian Islands homes and it emulated the original style of development that was popular in Miami Beach in the 1920s. It was important that we be respectful of the original details,” Jarosz recalls of the renovation—a collaborative effort with designers Robert S. Brown and Todd D. Davis, who were involved with the overall aesthetic and vision for the home. Jarosz’s experience with historical preservation, which began after he studied architecture in Krakow, Poland, prepared him for the task. “I have a true appreciation for architecture of the past and all its underlying purpose, symbolic elements and technique of construction,” he notes. “In my work I try to translate that past into contemporary reality but still preserve its essence of proportion and scale. Otherwise, it just becomes a caricature.” The first step was to obtain historical designation, which allowed for more flexibility to preserve various elements of the house and conduct work that ordinarily wouldn’t be allowed under the current code. Structurally, that work involved

“We WAnted to infuse A bit of modernism into the house And mAke it Work As A comprehensive Whole.” –michAel dAWkins

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everything from correcting age-related structural problems to installing new plumbing and electrical components. Aesthetically, it meant a sensitive refreshment of the exterior features and finishes. “We remained essentially true to the original design by replicating the traditional rough texture of the stucco and the handmade clay barrel tiles on the roof,” Jarosz says. The addition of custom-crafted windows and doors, many of which are gracefully arched, adds to the period effect while being able to withstand hurricane winds. As the interior space was reconfigured, Brown and Davis specified interior architectural details such as the reclaimed Antique Dalle de Bourgogne French limestone flooring for the home’s first level and the custom-colored flooring in the newly added guesthouse, and they oversaw the material selections for the kitchen and bathrooms. Select furnishings—such as their custom cream sofas in the living room, and the sleek wood table and sculptural chandelier that they helped the owners procure for the dining room—began to set the tone for the interiors’ aesthetic and complement the architecture. Subsequently, Michael Dawkins was brought in to round out the interior design program, adding contrast to—yet further complementing—the architecture. “The design team had established a beautiful structure,” says Dawkins. “The house was historic, but the owners were a hip couple. We wanted to infuse a bit of modernism and make it work as a comprehensive whole.” Room by room, a mood was established. “We considered the indoor-outdoor Florida lifestyle, as well as the need to make things kid-friendly yet elegant,” says Dawkins. “The architecture is so prominent that we wanted to keep the rest as supporting characters.” S-shaped midcentury modern chairs, for instance, lend that mix of fun and sophistication to the dining room—“They add a sense of rhythm and playfulness to the room,” notes Dawkins—as does the grouping of tufted and shag ottomans in the lounge. Throughout, a significant collection of artwork punctuates the transitional nature of the home. Outdoor living was, of course, a major focus, as well. The architect, along with Brown and Davis early on, spruced up existing gardens, giving them a more formal European feel with box hedges and manicured lawns. At the rear, Jarosz designed that new guest pavilion at the far end of the existing swimming pool; it emulates the architecture of the house but is more modern. “Because of space constraints, the pavilion hangs over the pool and has a grotto effect,” says Jarosz. “You can swim underneath the overhang.” In the end, the home’s restoration did more than give new life to an important structure; it brought a sense of peace and calm to a growing family with an active lifestyle. “The entire house gets used all the time now, and I do like the juxtaposition of the more transitional interiors,” says the wife. With the house nodding to the past as it celebrates modern-day design, the architect shares the owners’ excitement. Says Jarosz: “We remained relatively true to the original design and updated only certain elements of the exterior but became more free with the interior layouts and details, interior decor and landscaping. It’s the poster child for restored homes in Miami Beach.”


Curved doors from Hope’s Windows reveal a garden view in a seating area that includes a Lou Pearson sculpture and chairs from Michael Dawkins Home. The owners acquired the coffee table through ABC Carpet & Home; it sits on a custom rug from Saddlemans. Dawkins custom-designed the glass chandelier.


Custom cowhide stools greet the owners in the foyer, which depicts some of the home’s primary features, such as period curved arches, beamed ceilings and custom-colored Antique Dalle de Bourgogne limestone from Exquisite Surfaces, specified by designers Robert S. Brown and Todd D. Davis. The entry door was crafted by Akouri Metal.

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The lounge offers a variety of lighthearted seating options, including a custom Tibetan lamb pouf, a round tufted Verellen ottoman and a ceramic stool, all from Michael Dawkins Home. A mirror by Bobo Intriguing Objects is centered above the fireplace. Alexander Krivosheiw’s bronze sculpture stands guard to one side.


Left: Alison Berger’s pendants from Holly Hunt hover over a sleek table in the dining room. Vintage Verner Panton chairs and a Dabbieri Collection rug from Michael Dawkins Home add sophisticated fun, along with a painting by Pierre Bedard. Brown and Davis custom-designed the sheers. Opposite: The owners’ art collection includes an A. Dale Nally painting behind a Verellen black suede chair, a vintage diver painting, and a sculpture from Mantiques Modern in New York next to the stairway, which sports Moorish-inspired tiles from Exquisite Surfaces.

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Architect Zeb Jarosz designed a new guesthouse whose overhang creates a grotto-like effect and allows for a waterfall with pleasing sounds that muffle traffic on the Venetian Causeway. Casual furnishings include Great Outdoors seating from Holly Hunt. The custom steel table is from Michael Dawkins Home; the sliding doors here are from PGT.

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Enlarged and reconfigured, the kitchen features custom cabinetry by Downsview Kitchens and barstools custom-designed by Brown and Davis. Appliances by Sub-Zero, Wolf and Bosch give the historic home modern amenities, as do the two faucets and pot filler by Dornbracht.

“The house was one of The firsT of The VeneTian islands homes builT in The 1920s. iT was imporTanT ThaT we be respecTful of The original deTails.” –zeb jarosz

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A detail of the bright, open living room showcases custom cream sofas by Brown and Davis wearing Great Plains fabric from Holly Hunt; their polished chrome legs and banding accents play off of the owners’ lustrous cocktail table from ABC Carpet & Home. The neutral palette allows the architecture to shine.


The guesthouse boasts a series of vintage photographs from Michael Dawkins Home. A Merida sisal carpet and a driftwood table organically juxtapose the modernity of river rock-shaped tables and Patricia Urquiola’s Bend sofa for B&B Italia, from Luminaire. Brown and Davis customized the Cuban tile flooring in sand hues and shades of gray.

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Above: Spare and neutral, the master bath is distinguished by its custom quatrefoil mosaic flooring from Waterworks, selected by Brown and Davis. An antique stone trough filled with moss, from Michael Dawkins Home, adds a touch of greenery. The vanity was fabricated by James Cello. Left: In the comfortable master bedroom, Brown and Davis designed the curved headboard and bedside tables, and specified the Phillip Jeffries wallcovering from Holly Hunt. Round mirrors with leather straps are mounted on the wall with stainless-steel pegs; their spherical shape reflects the owners’ crystal-and-iron chandelier from ABC Carpet & Home. luxe interiors + design / 315


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The new Adelaide outdoor collection is a timeless yet functional design for a patio, balcony or terrace. Customize the chairs with three different color options and two different leg options. Find out more online or visit BoConcept’s showrooms at the Town Center Aventura and Brickell Avenue.

Founded in 2007 from a big dream and a small group of determined individuals, Henge has quickly leveraged itself in the market of handmade modern home furnishings. Committed to encapsulating history and interpreting contemporary living, the company has produced furniture collections under the direction of Massimo Castagna.

boconceptmiami.com | 786.766.7616

henge07.com | 305.571.8216

BoConcept

Henge


Timeless Elegance BY C&M WOOD FLOORING CENTER INC. Since 1948

20 NW 3rd Avenue, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441 . 954.428.0590 . 954.500.WOOD . 561.500.WOOD . cmwoodfloors.com


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Leading Lighting technoLogies

in the Lap of Luxury design depot furniture

day one Lighting

Always aware of the latest trends and most talked about décor tendencies, Design Depot and Casa Contemporanea have been South Florida’s most active companies of their kind. They have been to all four corners of the world looking for unique items to share with their clients.

Day One Lighting is a leading lighting technologies application and integration firm. With more than 25 years of lighting design and systems integration experience, Day One Lighting offers professional services from project concept to completion.

dayonelighting.com | 561.318.5424

P R O M OTI O Ns | PRO D UCTs

improving on nature

designdepotfurniture.com | 800.880.7154

opustone

Now featuring Avalon, a dynamic line of durable porcelain products, Opustone opens new design possibilities with porcelain that perfectly captures the warm tones and distinctive look of natural wood and other materials. opustone.com | 866.432.1723

serving south fLorida residents for 40 years

south fLorida’s premier home buiLder

Brown’s Interior Design is a family-owned firm specializing in high-end residential design. From concept through construction, to the finishing touches, you can rely on the Brown’s team to deliver a personal environment tailored specifically for you.

Two-time Best of Show winner Hollub Homes sets the standard for building excellence and innovation in the luxury custom home market from Miami to Palm Beach. Hollub offers a full-service building experience with legendary quality and a seamless building process.

brownsinteriors.com | 561.368.2703

hollubhomes.com | 305.665.4275

brown’s interior design

hollub homes


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P R O M OTI O Ns | PRO D UCTs

Architecture in the kitchen

turnkey Architecture MeetS Modern interiorS

hausscape offers integral design solutions for kitchens, closets and bathrooms. With the capacity to project original plans and build or restore residential and commercial spaces, its multidisciplinary team showcases the best European products. Commitment to excellence is key in the execution of hausscape’s projects.

Communicating through the beauty of design and elegance is Interiors by Maite Granda’s commitment to all of its clients. Interiors by Maite Granda listens to your needs to design something unique, functional and extraordinary. The company embodies your style, reinterpreted in a modern and timeless design.

hausscape

interiors by Maite granda

extrAordinAry rAilingS + StAircASeS Ambiance interiors MFg, corp.

hausscape.com | 305.573.0169

Since 2000, Ambiance Interiors MFG, Corp. has been the leading company in luxury railings and staircases in South Florida. Its portfolio includes a broad range of designs, from classic to contemporary. AIM’s team of experts oversees projects from conception to completion with an eye for quality and workmanship.

maitegranda.com | 305.764.5569

ambinter.net | 305.884.1788

South FloridA’S MoSt enduring rooFS istueta roofing

Since 1985, Istueta Roofing has created South Florida’s most beautiful and enduring roofs, giving clients the utmost peace of mind. Istueta Roofing was founded to provide specialized roofing services for private clients, elite architects and designers, as well as first-class general contractors and property developers. istuetaroofing.com | 305.916.6122

White-glove delivery confimove

Confimove, a division of Confiança Logistics, which has 18 years in the moving industry, has the honor of offering not only domestic and international moving, relocation and storage services, but also an exclusive white-glove delivery. Its main goal is to take care of what really matters to you.

confimove.com | 866.266.8464


Offcial Representative of Preciosa Lighting

EUROPEAN CRYSTAL CHANDELIERS WHOLESALER WHOLESALE AND RETAIL CHANDELIERS, FLASH-MOUNT LIGHTS, PENDANT, TABLE, FLOOR LAMPS AND WALL SCONCES FOR YOUR DESIRED DECOR. BERKANA USA LLC · 1958 NE 148 Street · North Miami Beach · 305.705.4257 · berkana.usa@gmail.com · berkana-usa.com


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P R O M OTI O Ns | PRO D UCTs

a New seNse of refiNemeNt

DesigN your Dream home

Discover a sense of refinement in the “new Boca,” where 170 exclusive residences at Tower 155 can be found overlooking Mizner Park with a rooftop terrace and a fusion of unmatched 10-foot ceilings, cutting-edge technology, refined style and unparalleled luxury.

BBH Design Studio’s work is a study in contrasts: clean-lined yet calming with flawless natural lighting; palatial glass-walled spaces that are light and airy; dramatic modern forms composed of and interspersed with natural materials. The resulting ambience pays homage to the individuality of the homeowner, the sanctity of nature and the ingenuity of modern design.

tower155.com | 786.522.3619

bbhdesignstudio.com | 305.766.2069

DriveN By a siNgle goal: perfectioN

Doors with style

Listone Giordano is synonymous worldwide with excellence in premium hardwood flooring. This recognition has been built over many years and is strengthened daily by the dedication and enthusiasm of all the people who work to create this product. An incomparable product, made for whoever loves quality living and wants to find such excellence in their own home.

Only JELD-WEN makes windows and doors built with AuraLast solid pine wood to offer superior protection from wood decay, water absorption and termites and remain beautiful, structurally sound and easy to operate in any environment. Windows and doors made with AuraLast wood are guaranteed to last as long as your home. Doors are available in heights up to 10 feet.

listonegiordano.com/usa/ | 305.571.8216

nsiwindowsanddoors.com | 561.841.1578

tower 155

listone giordano

BBh Design studio

Nsi windows & Doors, inc.


3766 Southwest 30th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 954.587.7888 www.electricshade.net


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P R O M OTI O Ns | PRO D UCTs

From ConCept to Completion

one-oF-a-kind natural stone

Linda Carpet Inc. offers full service from design through construction. The goal is to provide you with the home you dream of at an exceptional value and within the agreed-upon time frame. The team at Linda Carpet strives to build a relationship that makes the entire process both successful and exciting.

Nature of Marble is a second-generation family-owned business of more than 25 years, offering the largest selection of granite, marble, quartzite, onyx, travertine and other natural stones fit for any desired project. Recognized as a leader in exotic natural stones, the experienced staff will assist you in selecting quality stone for all specified areas in a project.

lindacarpet.com | 305.445.8686

natureofmarble.com | 561.272.0203

the Finest touChes in home ComFort

Fourth-Generation Custom Builder

Sarah Zohar delivers a seamless, full-service experience. The company offers virtually unlimited lists of capabilities, thanks to extensive relationships with vendors, the finest touches in home comfort and high-end design at reasonable costs specifically tailored to the client’s style.

Mackle Construction Co. is a fourth-generation Florida builder specializing in high-end custom homes as well as specially selected commercial projects. In addition to general contracting work, they also provide design-build services to suit their clients’ specific needs. Mackle Construction Co. is a leader in its field, creating classic homes of enduring value.

sarahzdesigns.com | 305.906.5500

mackleconstruction.com | 305.665.8804

linda Carpet inc.

sarah Z designs

nature of marble

mackle Construction Co.


Villa Samsara, Turks & Caicos

Architect: Ronald A. Shaw

Florida Approved #17457

Introducing the Largest Impact Resistant Lift & Slide in the industry

The IS.14 IMPACT Lift & Slide The IS.14 provides all the weather protection needed to endure large missile and hurricane impact without compromising design, imagination and aesthetics - and standing up to coastal pressures such as corrosion, humidity and salt. - Tested to wind speeds up to 197.64 with a 100 DP rating - Available in Aluminum and Aluminum with wood clad interior - Designed to comply with stringent Florida Building Codes TAS 201; TAS 202; and TAS 203

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Visit us at: Southeast Building Conference July 16-18 Orlando, FL – Booth #517 AIA Florida Annual Convention July 30-August 2 Boca Raton, FL - Booth #8


PROMOTION

BBH Design Studio

advertiser index appliances

architects

custom fireplaces

doors + windows

Dacor dacor.com

Brenner Architecture Group 561.241.6736 | Boca Raton brennerarchgroup.com

Paloform 888.823.8883 paloform.com

Bartels Doors 866.529.5679 | Dania Beach bartelsdoors.com

Drimmers Appliances 305.892.8260 | Miami drimmersmiami.com

BRG Homes 305.397.8788 | Miami Beach brghomes.com

Spark Modern Fires 866.938.3846 sparkfires.com

Dayoris Doors 305.572.0707 | Miramar dayoris.com

Florida Builder Appliances 305.669.0910 | Miami floridabuilderappliances.com

Intel Architecture + Energy 561.672.7124 | Boca Raton intelae.com

Miele 800.843.7231 mieleusa.com Rosner’s 561.967.8600 | West Palm Beach rosners.com Sub-Zero Wolf subzero-wolf.com

Thermador thermador.com

Viking vikingrange.com

architects Affiniti Architects 561.750.0445 affinitiarchitects.com American Building Engineers 888.576.9207 abeincusa.com Ames International Architecture & Interior Design 561.274.6444 | Palm Beach amesint.com

(continued)

custom woodworking

Fleetwood Windows & Doors 800.736.7363 fleetwoodusa.com/luxe

1050 Commercial Architectural Woodworking 561.391.3103 | Boca Raton 1050caw.com

Hunter Douglas hunterdouglas.com

Architectural Woodworks & Cabinetry 561.848.8595 | Riviera Beach awcpalmbeach.com

Italdoors 800.615.3667 italdoors.net

auto dealerships

Hector & Hector Custom Woodwork 305.629.8864 | Miami hectorandhector.com

LaCantina Doors 888.221.0141 lacantinadoors.com

Lamborghini Palm Beach 888.839.3725 | West Palm Beach lamborghinipalmbeach.com

NYE Portfolio 561.869.0343 | Boca Raton nyeportfolio.com

Lualdi 305.461.5464 | Miami lualdiporte.com

RCS Woodcrafters 305.836.0120 | Hialeah rcswood.com

Mega Windows and Doors 786.615.6844 | Coral Gables megaid.net

associations KidSanctuary Campus 561.653.8274 | West Palm Beach kidsanctuarycampus.org

catering Thierry’s Catering and Event Design 305.635.6626 | Miami thierrycatering.com

custom finishes Policrete 305.552.7026 | Miami policrete.com

decorative plumbing

Milgard 800.MILGARD milgard.com/doorceu

ESo Decorative Plumbing 954.973.0020 | Pompano Beach esodecorativeplumbing.com

NSI Windows & Doors 561.841.1578 | Riviera Beach nsiwindowsanddoors.com

Millers Elegant Hardware 561.994.4393 | Boca Raton eleganthardware.com

Palm Beach Window & Door 561.743.9688 | Jupiter palmbeachwindow.com

Miller’s Fine Decorative Hardware 561.746.4800 | Jupiter millershardware.com

Panda Windows & Doors 702.643.5700 panda-windows.com


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Pedini Miami

advertiser index doors + windows

fabrics + window coverings (continued)

floor coverings

SIW Windows & Doors 561.274.8283 | Delray Beach siwimpactwindows.com

ThreadCount tcmiami.com

Kyle Bunting kylebunting.com

BoConcept 786.766.7616 | Miami boconceptmiami.com

Sunex International, Inc. 954.418.2186 | Pompano Beach sunexinternationalinc.com

Total Window, Inc. 800.344.4558 | Dania Beach totalwindow.com

Linda Carpet & Tile 305.445.8686 | Miami lindacarpet.com

Bright Chair 888.524.5997 brightchair.com

Rug Evolution, LLC 786.558.4334 | Miami jan-kath.com

Britto Charette 305.640.5005 | Miami bchomeusa.com

Samad 888.726.2393 samad.com

Calligaris 786.709.9605 | Miami miami.calligaris.us

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fabrics + window coverings Brunschwig & Fils brunschwig.com Duralee 800.275.3872 duralee.com

financing BankUnited 954.632.8562 bankunited.com

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furniture + accessories (continued)

Carriage House 954.925.2661 | Dania Beach elan4ch.com

floor coverings

floral

Electric Shade Company 954.587.7888 | Fort Lauderdale electricshade.net

ABC Carpet & Home 561.279.7777 | Delray Beach abchome.com

Emilio Robba 305.572.0203 | Coral Gables emiliorobba.com

GT Italian Design 305.570.6831 | Miami gtitaliandesign.com

Artisan Hardwoods 561.706.8457 | West Palm Beach artisanhardwoods.com

J | Geiger Shading Technology jgeigershading.com

C & M Wood Flooring Center 954.428.0590 | Deerfield Beach cmwoodfloors.com

Arhaus 866.427.4287 arhaus.com

Cassina Miami 305.576.3636 cassinamiami.com

oceanview Shades and Drapery 305.442.2628 | Coral Gables oceanviewshades.com

Crystal Tree Carpet & Flooring 561.622.6333 | North Palm Beach crystaltreecarpets.com

Armani / Casa 305.573.4331 | Miami armanicasa.com

Christian Liaigre christian-liaigre.us

Perennials 888.322.4773 perennialsfabrics.com

Feizy 800.779.0877

B. Pila Design 305.856.7916 | Miami bpiladesign.com

Coconut Grove Gallery & Interiors 305.445.7401 | Miami coconutgrovegallery.com

S. Harris 800.999.5600 sharris.com

GoodWeave goodweave.org

Bausman & Company bausmanandcompany.com

Design Depot 800.880.7154 | Miami designdepotfurniture.com

Sunbrella sunbrella.com/metro

Kaymanta Weston kaymanta.com

Bernhardt bernhardt.com

Ebanista 800.570.1087 ebanista.com

furniture + accessories

Casa Gio 786.219.2054 | Miami gio-casa.com Cassina 800.770.3568 cassina.com


A new vision for luxury. One-on-one design consultations and exclusive outdoor collections, exclusively for designers.

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RCS Woodcrafters

advertiser index furniture + accessories (continued)

furniture + accessories (continued)

furniture + accessories (continued)

Espacio 305.573.5777 | Miami espacio-miami.com

Margaux Interiors 305.662.2663 | South Miami margauxinteriors.com

Renovation Room 954.455.0025 | Hallandale Beach renovationroom.com

Rocky Mountain Hardware rockymountainhardware.com

Floridian Furniture 305.448.2639 | Miami floridianfurniture.com

Marge Carson margecarson.com

Roche Bobois roche-bobois.com

Sun Valley Bronze 208.788.3631 sunvalleybronze.com

Grafton Furniture 305.696.3811 | Miami graftonfurniture.com

Meridiani 305.573.3636 | Miami meridiani.it

Scan Design 305.944.8080 | North Miami Beach scandesign.com

Hancock & Moore hancockandmoore.com

Michael o 786.703.2468 | Miami michaelodesign.com

Sklar Furnishings 561.829.5208 | Boca Raton sklarfurnishings.com

Environmental Technology Control 561.881.8118 | West Palm Beach etc.fm

Ironies 510.644.2100 ironies.com

Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams 800.789.5401 mgbwhome.com

Solesdi US, LLC 305.571.8516 | Miami

Genesis Automation, Inc. 954.316.2450 | Fort Lauderdale genesisautomationinc.com

Jalan Jalan Collection 305.572.9998 | Miami jalanmiami.com

Mr. & Mrs. Howard for Sherrill Furniture sherrill-mrandmrshoward.com

Turri turri.it

home builders + remodelers

Jiun Ho jiunho.com

oggetti 305.576.1044 | Miami oggettidesigns.com

Visionnaire Miami 305.998.9500 | Miami visionnairemiami.com

Cannatelli Builders Inc. 954.977.2775 | Pompano Beach cannatellibuilders.com

L’Excellence 305.573.6100 | Miami lexcellence.com

oLY Studio olystudio.com

Lee Industries 800.892.7150 furniturebylee.com

Poltrona Frau 855.768.5931 poltronafrau.com

Lexington Home Brands lexington.com

Poltrona Frau Miami 305.576.3636 poltronafraumiami.net

Lisa Taylor Designs lisataylordesigns.com

Porta Forma portaforma.com

Ashley Norton Architectural Hardware 800.393.1097 ashleynorton.com

Mackle Construction Co. 305.665.8804 | South Miami mackleconstruction.com

Magni Home Collection magnihomecollection.com

Ralph Pucci Miami ralphpucci.net

Baldwin Hardware baldwinhardware.com

Puzzitiello Builders, LLC 561.939.4852 | West Palm Beach puzzitiello.com

galleries Alex Turco Miami alexturco.com

hardware

hardware (continued)

home automation

CLN Group 305.668.6278 clnconstructiongroup.com Cudmore Builders 561.995.8989 cudmorebuilders.com Hollub Homes 305.665.4275 hollubhomes.com


PROMOTION

Elaine Bettio Interiors

advertiser index home builders + remodelers (continued)

interior designers

Slate Construction Services 305.877.0947 | Miami slate-cs.com

B. Pila Design Interiors 305.856.7916 | Miami bpiladesign.com

P&H Interiors 954.341.7335 pnhinteriors.com

ESo Decorative Plumbing 954.973.0020 | Pompano Beach esodecorativeplumbing.com

Southern Estates Signature Homes 954.306.9006 | Fort Lauderdale southernestateshomes.com

BBH Design Studio 786.223.0795 | Aventura bbhdesignstudio.com

Panache Designs 954.979.8874 | Pompano Beach panachedesignsinc.com

EVAA Home Design Center 954.404.7808 | Dania Beach evaa.co

Brown’s Interior Design 561.368.2703 | Boca Raton brownsinteriors.com

Perla Lichi 954.726.0899 | Coral Springs perlalichi.com

FRANKE frankeksd.com

CasaInterior 305.576.5720 | Miami casainterior.it

Roz Shuster Designs 561.443.7010 | Delray Beach rozshusterdesigns.com

Hausscape 305.573.0169 | Miami hausscape.com

Corners Interior Design 305.773.8658 cornersinteriors.com

Sarah Z Designs 305.906.5500 | Aventura sarahzdesigns.com

ITALKRAFT 305.406.1301 | Miami italkraft.com

Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa 800.328.0170 | Manalapan eaupalmbeach.com

David Font Design 954.283.8839 davidfontdesign.com

Sheryl Bleustein Interiors 954.445.0897 sherylbleusteininteriors.com

J. Tribble Collection 888.652.6116 jtribble.com

St. Regis Bal Harbour 855.993.0700 | Miami Beach stregisbalharbour.com

Elaine Bettio Interiors 786.360.6926 | Miami elainebettiointeriors.com

kitchen + bath

Interiors by Maite Granda 305.764.5569 | Miami maitegranda.com

BainUltra 800.463.2187 bainultra.com

Kohler us.kohler.com

B. Pila Design Interiors 305.856.7916 | Miami bpiladesign.com

Interiors by Steven G. 954.735.8223 | Pompano Beach interiorsbysteveng.com

CasaInterior 305.576.5720 | Miami casainterior.it

Metro Door Aventura 844.315.3667 | Aventura metrodooraventura.com

Brown’s Interior Design 561.368.2703 | Boca Raton brownsinteriors.com

Leighton Design Group 855.805.0597 | Delray Beach leightondesign.com

Clive Christian clivechristianinteriors.com

Metro Door Brickell 844.315.3667 | Miami metrodoorbrickell.com

Mendez Vela Design Collection 305.759.7752 | Miami mendezveladesign.com

Downsview Kitchens 954.927.1100 | Dania Beach downsviewofdania.com

Mia Cucina 305.792.9494 | Aventura miacucina.com

Nancy Corzine nancycorzine.com

Eggersmann USA 800.276.1239 eggersmannusa.com

Neff of Fort Lauderdale 954.929.5678 | Dania Beach neffluxurykitchens.com

home theater design Genesis Automation, Inc. 954.316.2450 | Fort Lauderdale genesisautomationinc.com

hotels

interior design showrooms

interior designers Allison Paladino Interior Design 561.741.0165 apinteriors.com

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interior designers

(continued)

kitchen + bath (continued)

Kitchen and Bath Galleria 954.495.0914 | Fort Lauderdale


PROMOTION

Hollub Homes

advertiser index kitchen + bath (continued)

Landscape architects

Lighting

Newport Brass 949.417.5207 newportbrass.com

Bell Landscape Architecture Miami bell-la.com

Jonathan Browning 415.401.9999 jonathanbrowning.com

Nolte USA 305.671.3711 | Miami nolte-usa.com

David Font Design 954.283.8839 davidfontdesign.com

L’Excellence 305.573.6100 | Miami lexcellence.com

Pedini Miami 877.263.8963 | Coral Gables pedinimiami.com Planning & Building 561.795.1036 planningandbuilding.net Poggenpohl poggenpohl.com

Landscaping Fernando Wong Outdoor Living Design 561.515.0213 | Palm Beach fernandowongold.com

Lighting

(continued)

Moving + storage Confimove 866.266.8464 confimove.com

organizationaL soLutions

Lighting Paradise 866.362.6928 | Coral Gables lightingparadise.com

CasaInterior 305.576.5720 | Miami casainterior.it

Littman Brands littmanbrands.com

Closet Factory 305.969.8470 | Miami closetfactory.com

Lunatika 305.860.9062 | Miami lunatika.com

Ornare 305.438.0260 | Miami Poliform 888.POLIFORM poliformusa.com

Ronbow ronbow.com

Berkana USA 305.705.4257 | North Miami Beach berkana-usa.com

Lunatika 305.534.8585 | Miami Beach lunatika.com

Siematic @ DCOTA 954.923.3244 siematic-dcota.com

Bevolo Gas & Electric Lights 504.522.9485 bevolo.com

Pego Lamps 305.663.7346 | Miami pegolamps.com

Snaidero USA 877.762.4337 snaidero-usa.com

Capitol Lighting 1800lighting.com

Renovation Room 954.455.0025 | Hallandale Beach renovationroom.com

Carls Patio Design 754.223.3553 | Fort Lauderdale carlspatiodesign.com

THG Paris thgusa.com

Cross Design Group 561.776.0725 | Palm Beach Gardens crossdesigngroup.com

The Urban Electric Co. 843.723.8140 urbanelectricco.com

Inside Out 954.920.2010 | Dania Beach insideoutfla.com

Veneta Cucine 305.949.5223 | North Miami Beach venetacucine.us

Day One Lighting, LLC 561.318.5424 | West Palm Beach dayonelighting.com

Wood-Mode Fine Custom Cabinetry wood-mode.com

The Gallery Lighting 786.534.5119 | Miami

Scandia Home scandiahome.com

Teak Warehouse 800.343.7707 | 866.937.8325 teakwarehouse.com

Hubbardton Forge 800.826.4766 hubbardtonforge.com

Tribute Goods Fine Linens tributegoods.com

Trinity Hammocks 6.686.146.6759 trinityhammocks.com

Luxury bedding

outdoor Living

Pride Family Brands pridefamilybrands.com


Elegance is Timeless Offering the perfect combination of design, function & elegance for over 48 years.


PROMOTION

ITALKRAFT

advertiser index pool builders

stair designers

stone + tile (continued)

stone + tile (continued)

one Stop Pools & Construction 305.898.2267 oscpools.com

Ambiance Interiors Manufacturing Corp. 305.884.1788 | Miami ambinter.net

Keys Granite / A Daltile Company 800.847.2648 keysgranite.com

UMI 561.413.5196 | Boynton Beach umistone.com

Paolini’s Railings, Tread and Staircases 786.536.4350 | Miami paolinitrade.com

Marble of the World 305.592.8850 | Miami marbleoftheworld.com

Valencia Coverings 305.759.7559 | Miami valenciacoverings.com

Marmol 888.627.6659 | Miami marmol.com

Walker Zanger walkerzanger.com

real estate Auberge Beach Residences & Spa 954.543.5560 | Fort Lauderdale aubergebeach.com

stone + tile

Iris on the Bay 786.693.9669 | Miami Beach irisonthebay.com

Ann Sacks 800.969.5217 annsacks.com

Nature of Marble 561.272.0203 natureofmarble.com

Luxury Portfolio Fine Property Collection luxuryportfolio.com

Antolini Luigi antoliniprecioustone.com

Neolith neolith.com

oasis Park Square 305.594.7128 | Doral oasisparksquare.com

BR Stone Company 954.984.7007 | Pompano Beach brstonemarbleandgranite.com

omicron Granite 954.942.2525 omicrongranite.net

oNE Sotheby’s International Realty - Cecilia “Ceci” Samaja 305.343.8443 samajac@bellsouth.net

Caesarstone caesarstoneus.com

opustone 866.432.1723 | Doral opustone.com

Tower 155 786.522.3695 | Boca Raton tower155.com

Crossville 931.456.3136 crossvilleinc.com

Paris Ceramics 888.845.3487 parisceramicsusa.com

Dekton dekton.com

Prosein Design Center 305.677.3765 | Doral prosein.com

Eldorado Stone 800.925.1491 eldoradostone.com

Puma Marble Company 305.758.6461 | Miami pumamarble.com

Italgres 305.599.0002 | Miami italgres.com

Stonica 305.501.0381 | Doral stonica.com/luxe

Just Tile & Marble 561.272.4900 justtilenmarble.com

TodoKitchens 786.261.6294 | Doral todokitchens.com

retail The Village at Gulfstream Park 954.378.0900 | Hallandale Beach thevillageatgulfstreampark.com

roofing Istueta Roofing 305.671.9175 | Miami istuetaroofing.com

technology Environmental Technology Control 561.881.8118 | West Palm Beach etc.fm

yachting The Advantaged Yacht Charters & Sales 305.358.0745 | Miami theadvantaged.com


Cecilia “Ceci” Samaja

Introducing Luxury Lifestyle Experiences in Real Estate

Global Estate Broker Associate

305.343.8443 samajac@bellsouth.net

7742 SW 54th Avenue 3 bedrooms | 3 bathrooms Manhattan-Style Townhome This stunning residence offers an elegant livingroom, dining-room, foyer, two levels, a master suite with a whirlpool tub, a separate shower and walk-in closet with a seating area. The home is part of a development of 42 luxury – walled and gated – townhomes with a night guard. Ideally located within walking distance of restaurants, shops, Sunset Drive and the University of Miami. Offered at $959,000

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South Gables Brand New

2 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms 1,433 sf living area Amazing bay views

6 bedrooms | 7.5 bathrooms 6900 sf | 18,969 sf lot Walled and gated

Offered at $999,000

Offered at $3,450,000

Deering Bay South Gables

S. Gables, Cocoplum Half Acre Compound

5 bedrooms | 5.5 bathrooms 5,360 sf living area 16,031 sf lot size

6 bedrooms | 5 bathrooms 6,440 sf | 23,800 sf lot 3-car garage and pool Walled and gated

Offered at $3,800,000

Offered at $2,377,000

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hollub homes

The Hollub team of Harry, Helene and Amy celebrated the 60th anniversary of Hollub Homes in their Snapper Creek Lakes show house in Coral Gables on April 8. Participating designers and organizations included Alicia Weaver Design, Armani/Casa Avatar Realty, B. Pila Design, Kelly Marie Interior Design, Locust Projects, Social Miami and ZYR Russian Vodka.


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the village at gulfstream park

On April 16, Luxe Interiors + Design held a Designer Scavenger Hunt at The Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. This social event was created as an opportunity to showcase The Village’s upscale retailers, galleries and restaurants. Participating venues included Adena Grill, Bang & Olufsen, Barker Animation Art Gallery, Brio Tuscan Grille, Crate & Barrel, Iiapela Modern Baby, Pottery Barn, Sher Gallery, Sirona Fine Art, The Container Store, West Elm and Z Gallerie.


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KITCHEN, BATH, CLOSET AND INTERIOR DESIGN Village of Merrick Park | 250 Altarra Avenue | Coral Gables, FL 33146 www.pedinimiami.com | 877-263-8963


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celebrating the team of iris on the bay

The Spear Group, developers of Miami’s Iris on the Bay, celebrated the award-winning creative team of Beilinson Gomez Architects, Tui Lifestyle and Michael Wolk Design Associates. The event was held on April 9 with hundreds of industry professionals attending the intimate, invite–only soiree. The realtor for the property is Douglas Elliman.


MARK TWAIN SAID IT BEST: “NOTHING HAS BEEN LEFT UNDONE, EITHER BY MAN OR NATURE, TO MAKE INDIA THE MOST EXTRAORDINARY COUNTRY THAT THE SUN VISITS ON HIS ROUNDS.” DRENCHED IN EXPLOSIVE COLOR, TEXTURE AND ORNAMENTATION, INDIA IS AWAKENING OUR WANDERLUST THIS SUMMER WITH ITS “MORE IS MORE” PREDILECTIONS. Clockwise from top left: Abalone Stone, Labradorite and Christmas Beetle Necklace / Ranjana Khan / Price upon request / 917.349.0683. Sultan ‘Ali’ Adil Shah II Slays a Tiger / The Metropolitan Museum of Art (“Sultans of Deccan Indian, 1700-1900: Opulence and Fantasy” exhibit: April 20 – July 26) / metmuseum.org. An array of exotic spices. Sanchi Hanging Lights in Verdi Gris and High Polish Gold / Price upon request / viyahome.com. An artful vignette in a Beverly Hills, California, home; interior design by Estee Stanley / esteestanley.com. Blue, Tan & Brown on Pink Suzani Vintage Pillow / $550 / madelineweinrib.com. The Green Gate in Pitam Niwas Chowk at Jaipur’s City Palace in India / jaipur.org. Background artwork: Hypnotize (Biggie, Biggie, Biggie), 2014, Acrylic On Canvas Over Panel by Kour Pour / kourpour.com.

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