Stepping from the private elevator into the nearly 4,000-square-foot dwelling, the eye is immediately drawn to the large mirror in the great room. Reflecting the Gulf of Mexico, it gives the illusion of being a window and sets a calming tone for the entire space.

Kalea Bay Home is a Modern Haven

Cloaked in simplicity, this fabulous North Naples oasis in Kalea Bay radiates calm and peace
A geometric-patterned, European-style auto court leading to two ornate stone garage wings defines the entrance of this French Renaissance–style estate in Jupiter. DesRosiers-Markovitz_FD31-1APhoto by Jason Nuttle Photography

A Regal Retreat in Admiral’s Cove

A marvel of Old World architecture, a South Florida retreat recalls the chateau-like splendor of northern mansions
This London Bay Homes custom masterpiece was designed to capture Gulf sunsets and fit its surroundings as though it belonged in Old Naples for decades. A grand pedestrian arrival leads guests through trellises, lush landscaping, and an S-curve walkway to a pergola entrance and the home’s outdoor living space.

Grand Old Naples Home Boasts the Best of Both Worlds

Steps from the beach and downtown, the two-story home blends into its surroundings while merging indoor and outdoor living
Awash in tranquil shades of blue, the dining room chairs are backed with an undulating Viridis Topaz ombre-stripe velvet. Ashley Longshore’s fishbowl painting provides an eye-grabbing focal point, and linear crystal lighting floats overhead like a sparkling crown.

Santa Rosa Beach Getaway Oozes Charm

Infused with Florida sunshine and a palette of brilliant ocean hues, this seaside home personifies the ultimate happy place for a beach-loving family
Tone-on-tone neutral colors flow into the great room, where splashes of blue are sprinkled throughout the living area. A clean-lined sectional from Theodore Alexander provides deep-seated comfort, while Burton James lounge chairs in Kravet’s bold stripes pair with Arteriors’ accent table that lends an organic feel.

Aqualane Shores Home is a Coastal Vision

In the private community of Aqualane Shores, clean lines and stunning water views offer style inspiration for one couple’s idyllic vacation getaway
Exposed-concrete columns add architectural interest in complementary contrast to the living area’s linear, paper-thin ceiling design. In the same spirit, Inarchi’s backlit marble planes suspend above a linen-clad sectional by James Perse that anchors the space atop Kinnasand’s charcoal gray kilim area rug. Movement becomes an overarching theme with sliding Res Italia wall panels and a series of cocktail tables from e15 and Gervasoni that can be easily moved around the space.

Seamless Touches Elevate Bal Harbour Condo

Architect, designer, and artist Oscar Glottman unveils this Bal Harbour unit as a culmination of minimalist design appearing simple thanks to a complex network of intricate systems
The Living Divani modular sofa was chosen for its multidirectional ability to serve the kitchen, the family room, the living area and the view. The art on the wall is aerial shots by Lukas Griffin.

Luxurious Transatlantic Florida Escape on Marco Island

For a London-based family, Florida was for holidays only—until an opportunity came to build on Marco Island
Hand-blown glass droplets from Ochre’s midcentury modern “Seed Cloud” chandelier cascade above Spazio di Casa’s sculptural glass-topped table lined by Artistic Frame’s dining chairs with saber-style legs that recall an Art Deco flavor.

Contemporary Coastal Trove on Sunny Isles Beach

The condo is saturated in understated elegance with architectural subtleties that complement a carefully curated interior scheme
Integrated within the living room, the bar area was inspired by a Patagonia Exotic stone slab that illuminates with backlighting. An open-shelf bookcase from Alli Kriste designed for the front of the bar disguises it from the living room view, and barstools by Hamilton Conte emulate the organic shape of tree stumps to further bring the outside in.

Organic Harmony Achieved in Sprawling Naples Home

A courtyard-style home offers a satisfying and serene connection to nature
Missoni’s hex-shaped velvet pouf displays all the hues of the rainbow in a finely striped pattern, while British artist Damien Hirst’s Minaret presents a modern twist to a vintage kaleidoscope pattern that circles color around the intimate living area.

North Miami Home is a Celebration of Color

Art and high-tech design create a bespoke home brimming with elements that deliver on expression

Coastal Chic Paradise in Bonita Springs

Dynamic architectural elements, fascinating furnishings, and soothing shades that resonate with the beauty of the outdoors capture the essence of coastal living

Eclectic Contemporary Condo Overlooks Fisher Island

Organic elements naturally blend with modern design to create a cozy, coastal retreat with a bird’s-eye view

Port Royal Home Embraces Cohesive Calm

Clean lines and a neutral palette enhance the minimalist vibe that transcends this modern Zen-style estate along the sparkling blue coast of Naples

Contemporary Sunset Island Home is a Natural Beauty

A perfect mix of modern and warm, one waterfront home on Sunset Island combines rich walnut with craggy keystone and dramatic marbles

Floridian Fantasy Realized in Miami Condo

In exclusive Bal Harbour, this top-to-bottom renovation brings one Chicago couple’s dream to life

Pop Art and Panoramic Views Stun in Miami Vacation Getaway

An uptempo condo becomes Steven G’s blank canvas upon which his signature styles strike a balance with bold bolts of art honoring classic 20th-century idols
FD Conversation with Saraj Zohar

FD Conversations with Sarah Zohar

Sarah Zohar of Sarah Z Designs in Miami discusses her inspired redesign of an 8700-square-foot condo in Bal Harbour

Venetian Islands Home Brings the Midcentury Modern Wow Factor

This Venetian Islands home enchants its owner and guests thanks to the alluring design by a creative duo

Winter Springs European-Inspired Dream Home

Tucked amid a park-like setting, this charming Winter Springs home features five courtyards to create an old-world country feel

Fort Lauderdale Home Boasts Fresh Modern Elements

Commissioned to be a showcase of art, this modern masterpiece impresses with expansive social spaces inside and out
The designer’s inspiration for an intimate seating area in the living room stems from the comfort of one of American artist Hunt Slonem’s famed “Bunnies” paintings. A pair of Bernhardt lounge chairs join CTH | Sherrill’s transitional slab cocktail table, while a vintage clamshell from Brocante completes the coastal setting.

St. Petersburg Home Channels Greek-Mediterranean Cool

Crafting a Mediterranean design that feels young and vivacious appears effortless in this classic St. Petersburg home, where comfort and entertaining are in focus