“The landscapes for this Coral Gables modern farmhouse make the outdoor experience inspired from the inside out,” says landscape architect Christopher Cawley

Seaglass Awards 2024 Spotlight: Landscape Architecture

This summer, we are celebrating Florida's top design talents who were recently recognized at the second annual Seaglass Awards
"This modernist single-family residence in Coral Gables sits in stark contrast to its Mediterranean neighbors." Photo by Michael Stavaridis

Seaglass Awards 2024 Spotlight: Contemporary Architecture & Design

This summer, we are celebrating Florida's top design talents who were recently recognized at the second annual Seaglass Awards
Seaglass Spotlight, Contemporary Dining Room, NAR Design Studio. Photo by Gabriel Volpi

Seaglass Awards 2024 Spotlight: NAR Design Studio

This summer, we are celebrating Florida's top design talents who were recently recognized at the second annual Seaglass Awards
The office is centered with a custom-designed wall unit. Two coffee tables by Baxter—one topped with marble, and the other with leather—were merged to create one oversized surface.

Modern Oceana Vacation Home is Neutral Territory

A fuss-free palette of cream and brown offers the ideal backdrop for modern sophistication in a Bal Harbour sky residence
The living room is meant for entertaining. A low-slung sofa can be arranged to accommodate a table to hold drinks and plenty of seating space while the television is concealed behind a movable oak panel adorned with a three-dimensional art installation. The wall unit’s LED-lit shelves on the left highlight the Carrara marble background, which was selected to counterbalance the symmetry of the unit.

Colorful Belle Meade Family Home Comes to Life

A design duo infuses color and warmth in a Belle Meade vacation home
Backdropped by an ocean view, the family room showcases a custom wall unit combining a cement finish with quartz backing. A John Koga Moon floor lamp echoes the sophistication of an Eames chair and ottoman from Herman Miller.

Villa Vizcaya Home is a Designer’s Personal Paradise

Bold art and Parisian inspiration help a designer craft the ideal vacation home for her and her family in Coconut Grove
An unexpected support column altered the placement of the massive sectional in the family room. Wood paneling encompasses the shelving display in contrast to the marble backdrop for the television. To minimize harsh overhead lighting, inset LED lights create a cozy glow overhead and on the shelving.

Oceanfront Bal Harbour Condo Was a Labor of Love

A seasoned designer leads an arduous renovation to success by transforming a closed-off floor plan into a light-filled residence with contemporary cachet
Spanning the 32nd and 33rd floors of the landmark Château Beach Residences, this penthouse in Sunny Isles Beach boasts dynamic 360-degree ocean views, including the city skyline and golden vistas of Miami Bay. The living area integrates a lounge bar and dining room made for entertaining, with sleek seating from Minotti and Poltrona Frau positioned for an effortless flow.

Peak of Perfection in Château Beach Residences Home

In Sunny Isles Beach, sky’s-the-limit design that’s both modern and sophisticated saturates every corner of a prized penthouse
This area of the residence near the ground-level garage serves as a gallery of sorts for a blue glass sculpture by Tom Marosz and a set of large paintings from Brazilian artist Sergio Lucena’s Infinite Nothing series that were found at the Untitled art fair in Miami.

Key Largo Condo Strikes an Artful Balance

Modern art and congenial design receive equal treatment in a Key Largo retreat
The residence’s great room was divided into three distinct groupings delineated by use. In the foreground are bouclé Bubblé sofas, Petra side tables, Hope accent tables, and Palm Bay club chairs (upholstered in leather and velvet) sourced from Morada. The marble coffee tables are from Holly Hunt. Flos’ Four Loop chandeliers provide a sculptural touch.

Edgy Sophistication in Downtown Miami Penthouse

A seasoned design team delivers a stylish penthouse at Miami’s iconic One Thousand Museum tower in record time
Steps from the front entryway, the great room features a custom-designed table for games and puzzles, and a table for dining. The monochromatic color scheme is warmed by wood tones and textural ceiling details, sculptural lighting fixtures, and live plants.

Pinecrest Family Home is Designed for Life

A monochromatic palette sets an ideal tone for mindful living in a Pinecrest home attuned to nature
The living room’s impressive proportions capture the scenic grandeur of Bal Harbour with an enormous Century Furniture sectional illuminated with alabaster chandeliers and a detailed LED ceiling design. Swivel chairs custom-upholstered in a sumptuous ROMO fabric complement round cocktail tables with a wave design on the base. An additional seating area faces the ocean.

Seamless Flow Achieved in Bellini Condo

In Bal Harbour, two oceanside apartments are reborn as an elegant vacation home with custom cachet
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