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7 Smart Home Products You Need in 2017

7 Smart Home Products You Need in 2017 Order groceries, keep an eye on your pets, and get a better night’s sleep with these innovative home devices from Amazon, Google, and more Text by Sara Tardiff Posted January 26, 2017 With the popularity of smart speakers like the Amazon Echo and Google Home on the [Continue]

How the Met Museum Influenced This Classic Fifth Avenue Apartment

How the Met Museum Influenced This Classic Fifth Avenue Apartment Though designer Marshall Watson was delighted with his new project’s location—in a pedigreed building with direct views of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Beaux Arts façade and into its galleries of classical antiquities—the space, as he found it, was far from problem-free. It had a [Continue]

Windsor, Florida, Is the Exclusive Seaside Enclave

Windsor, Florida, Is the Exclusive Seaside Enclave You Probably Don’t Know About—But Should From a full-service equestrian center to an 18-hole golf course with no tee times, this is the ultimate luxury community Text by Christina Liao Posted February 24, 2017 Sitting on 425 acres of verdant land in Vero Beach, Florida, is the luxury [Continue]

Luxury Panic Rooms and VIP Evacuation Services Are in High Demand Celebrities and the super-wealthy are turning to stealth safe rooms and SWAT-like security teams

Luxury Panic Rooms and VIP Evacuation Services Are in High Demand Celebrities and the super-wealthy are turning to stealth safe rooms and SWAT-like security teams Text by Megan Johnson Posted March 21, 2017 Panic rooms were installed in units at London’s ultra-expensive One Hyde Park apartment building. Photo: Carl Court / Getty Images Protecting the [Continue]

the Best Ways to Show Off a Textile in Your Home

the Best Ways to Show Off a Textile in Your Home Some of which don’t even require upholstering Text by Amanda Sims Posted May 3, 2017 One of the best keepsakes to bring back from faraway travels is a textile. (Or, of course, you can source them from your favorite local designers; more wooly Scottish [Continue]

Is Epoxy Flooring the New Polished Concrete?

Is Epoxy Flooring the New Polished Concrete? Why this high-shine, durable material is finding its way into home design Text by Hampton Williams Hofer Posted May 23, 2017 Saavedra’s epoxy flooring, which extends from his kitchen to the sitting room, is raised one step above the rest of the living space. Photo: Alyssa Rosenheck Epoxy [Continue]