A live moss wall blurs the boundaries between inside and out, ensuring a strong connection to nature. The lush accent relates visually to the landscape and the rich green velvet dining chairs.

Organic Flow in Biscaya Island Home

Inspirations from nature drive the modern aesthetic of a residence in Surfside’s Biscaya Island
The living room looks onto the Intracoastal Waterway over the pool deck. The furnishings are modern, chosen for interest and comfort. Ceccotti Collezioni’s Flying Circles bookshelf rises playfully up the wall as a custom-configured Freeman sofa by Minotti angles away from it. The overhangs that cover the outdoor dining area and the kitchen/breakfast room opposite it provide shade for this part of the space with its windowed walls.

Poetry in Motion in Golden Beach Home

A Golden Beach residence meanders toward the Intracoastal Waterway through fecund gardens that bring the tropics into every room
The façade of Brickell’s Nolan House was meticulously restored to resemble its original 1926 design and architecture. Photo courtesy of YTech

Preserving History in Brickell’s Nolan House

Take a look inside the restored home, which now serves as the sales gallery for the forthcoming The Residences at 1428 Brickell
In the primary bedroom, a stained oak panel infuses the space with texture. The hanging lights by Fendi Casa, which reminded Rothschild of earrings, along with the nightstands and oversized headboard, evoke symmetry.

Organic Tones Lend Serene Style to Aventura Townhome

Earth tones inspire subdued elegance at an Aventura townhome
The custom bar was designed by Jaegger and fabricated at a millwork shop owned by the homeowners. The stools are by Poltrona Frau.

Clean and Contemporary in Porto Vita Condo

Abstract art, custom millwork, and Poltrona Frau furnishings strike a tone of modern sophistication in an Aventura residence
Divided by a custom cabinet with a retractable swivel TV, the living area offers flexibility for family entertaining. Open shelving enables a dialogue between the lounge seating and dining/gaming area. The sleek Meridiani table befits the clean aesthetic created with travertine limestone flooring and white oak slatted walls.

Sweeping Views and Fine Art Rule in Modern Miami Condo

Dynamic art inspires next-level style in a penthouse at The Ritz-Carlton Residences in Miami Beach
Reiner Interiors fabricated the great room’s custom sofa designed by Nicole White Designs Interiors. A Zhaleh rug creates a graphic color punch that harmonizes with an enormous abstract by Slivana Timo and a black-framed piece by Stephen Arboite. The drama extends to an elegant black kitchen contrasted with taupe cabinets and porcelain surfaces from Cosentino.­­

Posh Pinecrest Dwelling Showcases Diverse Perspectives

An esteemed art collection that puts Black artists first comes to life indoors and out at a couple’s sprawling residence in Pinecrest
With its ocean view, the living room emits a floating sensation echoed by Frank Stella’s Bonne Bay lithograph and screen-print, which hangs above Flexform’s Gregory sectional. A moss-green lacquered glass Rubino coffee table by Sovet Italia and a swivel Flexform armchair punctuate the space.

Sunny Isles Beach Condo is Awash in Art-Filled Elegance

To achieve their desire for a family getaway that could brilliantly showcase a modern art collection, two New York City homeowners gravitated to the sleek gallery allure of the Residences by Armani/Casa tower in...
The residence’s dark palette gave interior designer Eilyn Jimenez the chance to spotlight artworks like these interchangeable canvases by Monica Curiel featuring swaths of volcanic ash.

Chiaroscuro Chic in Miami Home

Unapologetic Stygian sensibilities make a case for dark glamour inside a sky residence in Edgewater
The foyer’s bold aesthetic optimizes the sparkling ocean vistas and views of the Miami skyline. A retro-inspired black chandelier counterbalances a matte black open-pore table, and a Guccissima cruiser bike by Gucci lends vintage juxtaposition to a contemporary oil painting by David Muenzer. A massive Cattelan Italia mirror and a Christopher Guy statement chair balance the room’s grand scale.

Refined and Bold Aesthetic Rules in Edgewater Condo

With help from his seasoned designers, a young homeowner covers all bases in a high-rise Edgewater residence with views in every direction
Bathed in sunlight, the Mayfair’s atrium is defined by the vibrant shade of green of the tropical plants landscape designer Christopher Cawley opted to incorporate at ground level and above.

In Bloom Again at Mayfair House Hotel & Garden

Landscape architect Christopher Cawley works his magic at the newly rebranded Mayfair House Hotel & Garden
Designed in varying shades of gray, the living and dining area’s muted palette allows the spectacular water views to become the main focus. A Holly Hunt Pampa sofa and lounge chairs face a bespoke black oak and matte lacquer entertainment center with an automated TV panel that elevates a photograph (Mali) by Jean-Baptiste Huynh.

Tailored and Timeless Monochrome in Park Grove Condo

Designed to resonate with monochromatic minimalism, a Coconut Grove residence emits a gallery vibe for a couple’s personal art collection
As the homeowners wanted, the primary bedroom is a monochromatic sanctuary with a bed and side tables from Artefacto and lighting from Flos. The accent chairs and round bar (which doubles as a cocktail table) are by Armani/Casa.

Five-Star Finesse in Serene Pinecrest Home

A serene, resort-minded palette transforms a Pinecrest residence into a year-round retreat
Neutral living room furnishings, including an ivory Desiree sofa, a caramel suede chaise, blue lounge chairs, and a trio of wooden coffee tables, all by Saccaro, blend with the sea and sky views of this Jade Signature residence in Sunny Isles Beach.

Riviera Retreat is a Symphony of Elegant Touches

Inspired by sea and sky, a design duo puts a couple’s collection of art and objects to good use in a Sunny Isles Beach vacation home
Teak slats on the ceiling nod to Coconut Grove’s nautical spirit. An accent chair from Rove Concepts and cocktail tables from Flou’s Pierre collection round out the space. The design team suggested tropical greenery around the apartment’s massive structural column to warm up the bold architectural feature.

Masculine Sophistication in Coconut Grove Condo

In Coconut Grove, two veteran design pros guide their real estate-savvy friend to the bachelor pad of his dreams
A dramatic double-height terrace seamlessly integrates the lush landscape, flourishing trees, and dense tropical greenery that define this extraordinary Bal Harbour property. “Sitting there is extremely inviting and at the same time very grand,” says architect Stephanie Halfen. “You really get to appreciate all the fantastic views of the backyard.”

Tropical Splendor in the Opal of Bal Harbour

A hidden—yet massive—gem of a modern home shines bright in Bal Harbour
The living room’s quiet neutral palette elevates a sensual contemporary abstract by Loie Hollowell. Warm white Reid sofas from Design Within Reach complement the gray bouclé upholstery covering a walnut-based Rua Ipanema lounge chair from Avenue Road.

Modern Miami Condo Radiates Soft, Casual Elegance

A designer’s understated aesthetic and well-studied eye come in handy at a two-in-one sky residence in Miami Beach
One of the couple’s favorite brands is Hermès, so Hoyos added an equestrian flourish to dining room chairs from her collection by upholstering the backs in leather. The live-edge dining room table is hewn from Brazilian wood, the chandelier above it is mirrored glass, and the walls are a patterned stone. The couple scrapped plans for a fireplace, opting instead to turn a nearby nook into a decorative shelf.

Seaglass Awards Spotlight: Editors’ Choice

This summer, we are celebrating Florida's top design talents who were recently recognized at the inaugural Seaglass Awards
A reverse view of the living room offers unobstructed sightlines into the dining/kitchen area and the upper-level area. The glass-paneled open staircase integrates seamlessly with the modern vibe of the space, and a custom bar and wine cellar take optimal advantage of the ample space underneath.

Soaring Spaces Delight in Surprise Lake Condo

A five-star condominium at The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Miami Beach elevates waterside living with a city-chic aesthetic
A custom shelf (filled with family mementos), a painting by Cristina Canale, and a wall cabinet introduce shades of seafoam green to the residence’s living area. In the background, space that would have traditionally accommodated a dining room was recast as an office.

Elegant Sunny Isles Beach Condo is All Character

A designer helps a Brazilian family customize their dream home with the most powerful tools in her arsenal: personality and perspective
A lounge area with curvaceous furniture provides a cozy spot for pre- or post-dinner drinks. Above the set-up in the dining room, clear glass pendants were chosen so the view would be unobstructed.

Aventura Penthouse is a Sun-Drenched Modern Escape

Modernism-lite proves to be the perfect choice at a winter residence in Aventura