Archive for 'Design'

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 [...]

How to make condo life more beautiful

How to make condo life more beautiful

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore PRIME Owning a single-family home can get overwhelming. Landscape maintenance. Roof repairs. Power-washing driveways. Broken pool pumps. Something always needs to be added, maintained or replaced in a single-family home. [...]