Archive for 'Design'

Five fantastic pools to start your summer with a splash

Five fantastic pools to start your summer with a splash

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine If you’re shopping for a home in South Florida, you’re probably looking for one with a pool. After all, pools are practically a necessity here, even though they [...]

Luxury home buyers shopping for closet space

Luxury home buyers shopping for closet space

By Robyn A. Friedman We’re spending more time at home today (thank you, COVID-19). That’s causing many homeowners to reevaluate their homes – to reexamine the features that were originally important when they purchased and to [...]

South Florida Homes with Room for a Yacht

South Florida Homes with Room for a Yacht

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine With 300 miles of waterways and 40,000 resident yachts, it’s no wonder Fort Lauderdale’s known as the “Venice of America.” The city is a boater’s paradise, offering easy [...]

Hot property: Live like royalty in Jupiter

Hot property: Live like royalty in Jupiter

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine This 17,294-square-foot mansion in Jupiter is so regal even its name — “The Venetian Palazzo” — reflects the grandeur and luxury within. Located on a two-acre lot in [...]

Show House designers share tips, from their spaces to yours

Show House designers share tips, from their spaces to yours

By Patti Roth City & Shore Magazine With a square toilet in a sultry powder room, a wall tiled in seashells and ruby-red lips as the focal point on a hand-tufted area rug, a spectacular waterfront [...]

Q&A: Creating ‘seaside comfortable’ spaces

Q&A: Creating ‘seaside comfortable’ spaces

By Mark Gauert City & Shore Magazine Will Meyer, of Meyer Davis Studio Inc., led a recent tour of the seaside comfortable spaces he and partner Gray Davis designed for the new Auberge Residences & Spa [...]

Finding sanctuary, and wisdom, in the bath

Finding sanctuary, and wisdom, in the bath

By Doreen Christensen   City & Shore Magazine I do my best thinking in the bathtub. There is virtually no personal problem I can’t solve once I slip into a hot bath. As I ponder the day [...]

A room with a crew: Five South Florida homes with enough room for a yacht

A room with a crew: Five South Florida homes with enough room for a yacht

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine Fort Lauderdale is known as the “Venice of America” — and with good reason. The city boasts 165 miles of navigable waterways, from scenic canals to flowing rivers [...]

Hot kitchens: the latest design trends

Hot kitchens: the latest design trends

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Magazine You can follow the crowd and opt for an all-white kitchen. You can take a more courageous path using warm accents of stained wood. Or go for an [...]

Outdoor kitchens make a splash poolside

Outdoor kitchens make a splash poolside

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Magazine Maybe it’s the soothing trickle of a fountain, sleek lounge chairs in the pool’s beach entry or a kitchen that has everything from a pizza oven to a [...]