Exotica Styles A Costa Rican Delight

There’s something about Costa Rica,” Key West-based interior designer David L. Smith says. “The wild life, the climate, the proximity to nature, a rugged rainforest fronted by both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans …”...

Deco Divine at The Wellesley

Once an underground station, The Wellesley has emerged as an Art Deco gem — and one of London’s most stylish boutique hotels
Explora Valle Sagrado harmonizes with the Andean highlands in which it’s nestled. The destination hotel is a marvel of sustainable design.

Explora Valle Sagrado is One with the Land

The sustainably designed Explora Valle Sagrado both respects and embraces Peru’s rich cultural heritage

Natural Accents Adorn Modern Buffalo Lake Home

With a love for architecture and an earnest desire to commission just the right team to design their new residence in Buffalo Lake, Minn., homeowners Nancy and Richard Dehmer knew there was no need...
In the heart of the hotel, the Grand Salon’s vaulted ceiling, 64-arm crystal chandelier and platinum-hued palette create the perfect backdrop for enjoying morning pastries and afternoon tea, or sipping craft cocktails and champagne from a kaleidoscope of more than 15,000 pieces of mixed-and-matched Baccarat crystal stemware.

House of Crystal

Baccarat Hotel New York celebrates light with the elegance and perfection of the legendary french crystal maker

Modern Elegance Meets Minnesota Lake House

Family is everything to these Miami-based homeowners. When they decided to build a vacation lake house in Minnesota, naturally, they wanted something that would comfortably accommodate themselves, their children, grandchildren and the generations to...

Tropical Living on Paradise Island in the Bahamas

Don’t be shy … just go ahead and call it  paradise!” That could be the advice anyone would give to the owner of this 11,700-square-foot estate on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. Footsteps from the...

Artisanal Luxury And Adventure Prevail In South African Villa

In a land as diverse and expansive as South Africa, respecting tradition and the environment informs every aspect of life. When that intent translates into design, the aesthetic expression can be as monumental as...

FD Travel: Four Seasons Costa Rica

As the crown jewel of Peninsula Papagayo on the north Pacific coast of Costa Rica, the five-star Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica celebrates its luxurious renovation with 182 re-imagined guest rooms, suites and villas;...

A Modern East Coast Retreat Warmed with Southern Charm

When it comes to oceanfront living, bells and whistles are rarely needed. Subdued design features, a soft color palette and minimalist furnishings serve to complement nature, playing a supporting, but essential role. But for...
The Rosewood São Paulo’s Emerald pool was constructed with custom tiles to mirror the waters of the Bonito region of Brazil. Photos courtesy of Rosewood Hotels & Resorts

Inside the Rosewood São Paulo

Inspired by Brazil’s history and designed for its hereafter, the property hits all the right marks when it comes to design, tradition, and hospitality
Each with its own swimming pool, the three residences in the building overlooking the Bay of Talamanca share a sense of personal privacy and intimate charm. Shapely Paola Lenti furnishings from Luminaire offer comfortable poolside seating.

Sun-Kissed Island Retreat in Ibiza

Ah, Ibiza … To Most Americans, The Name Sounds Of White Plaster Haciendas, Rustling Palms, Lavender-Shaded Mountains And Luxury. But Where Exactly Is It?

In the Gardens of Vizcaya

Embracing traditional Italian Renaissance while drumming to the beat of Miami’s cultural verve

FD Travel: Cheeca Lodge

A tropical paradise in the Florida Keys, Cheeca Lodge & Spa, welcomes guests back to a refreshed and reimagined aesthetic that restores its classic moniker of barefoot elegance through a modern-day lens. The iconic...
A corten steel “skin” encases the resort’s agave bar, Candil. This cage-like structure creates an intimate mood inside the venue by filtering light and creating dramatic shadow play.

Luxury on the Dunes

Zadún, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, is a modern articulation of Mexico’s cultural and artisan traditions.
The four-bedroom Tranquility Villa features a black infinity-edge swimming pool and integrated indoor/outdoor areas. The villa’s open plan and abundance of sliding glass doors invite views of ponds and gardens, as well as the ocean.

Island Modern Captivates at Amanyara

The Turks & Caicos island retreat’s iconic minimalist design integrates modern style with dramatic island scenery

The Dupont Circle Flaunts Midcentury Modern Makeover

The Dupont Circle Hotel re-debuts with a statement-making aesthetic that evokes the glory of the past with today’s design trends
A monumental concrete partition separates the pool deck from the patio of Quinto la Huella, EAST’s Uruguayan restaurant

Urban Cool at EAST Miami

The design-driven Miami hotel brings sustainable spaces and curated art to the Brickell cityscape

Companies Give Back Amid COVID-19

Throughout the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, industries and organizations have stepped up to help communities in big ways – the interiors industry is certainly no exception. Organizations across the country have repurposed manufacturing...
Each of the different gardens—English, Italian, and Olmsted—offers a distinct aesthetic design and balance of color, textures, fragrances, and shade, while preserving the historic character.

History and Horticulture

Jacksonville’s riverfront Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens offers landscapes to linger over

Baa Atoll Resort Embodies Maldivian Chic

Dramatic natural backdrops are a dime a dozen in the Maldives, rendering design as a prime differentiator between a good, great and exceptional Maldivian resort. Taking full advantage of the island nation’s blue-ombre waters,...