Interior design

Decor With a Bit of Bling

Three New England designers share their favorite resources for decor with a bit of bling. 1. Holly Hickey Moore, who recently…

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Bowerbird

Shopping Worth the Trip: Bowerbird, Peterborough, New Hampshire

Katherine Forrest was watching a PBS special on the bowerbird when she decided to name her shop after the species….

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Alison Berger

Playing to Type

We’re not sure when our fascination with typography as a decorative device surfaced. Was it triggered by a renewed interest…

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Geometric Design

Connecticut designers share their favorite resources with bold patterns.

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Brush with Greatness

Decorative artist Heidi Holzer’s endless fascination with the possibilities of paint gives faux finishing a very good name.

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Teresa Burnett: Worth the Wait

Over the years I’ve been struck by how often I’ve heard the same phrase from potential clients who are anticipating…

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Orange Crush

Color Commentary

Back in the day when retail chains still had a heartbeat and a style office, our friend James Sullivan was…

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The Sleeping Porch

We asked three Connecticut designers to dream up a sleeping porch. PAMELA JIMENEZ Inspired by her travels to more than…

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Notes from the Field: Living Traditions

By Karin Lidbeck Brent JUST OUT! I am thrilled to have just received the new book, Living Traditions: Interiors by…

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Design in Depth: Lessons in Glamour

By Stacy Kunstel Last Friday I had the pleasure of attending a breakfast benefiting Near and Far Aid, a volunteer…

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Designer Shapshot: From Snug to Stunning

By Paula M. Bodah Most of the time I see only the gorgeous result of a designer’s work, but when…

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Sally Wilson: Live a Colorful Life!

I find that people love color. Most people are afraid of how to use it. They have their favorite colors,…

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Sneak Peek: Bless This House

In our upcoming Spring issue of New England Home’s Connecticut we feature Michele and Lee Mergy’s home in Old Lyme….

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Design in Depth: Back to Black

I was instantly smitten with the new Masterpiece Theater series Downton Abbey on PBS that started last Sunday. The first…

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The Game Room

We asked three area designers to bring a sense of fun into the game room by choosing their ideal tables,…

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