Walnut accents in the great room echo the exterior design and warm up the all-white walls and furnishings. Pops of bright colors were strategically designed to be removed if the new owner didn’t like them. “People are sometimes afraid of color and it would be difficult if I put in a red sofa, so I kept it to small accessories,” says McDaniel.

Pops of Color Rule in Miromar Lakes Home

A hue-happy model home mixes modern lines with classic materials
Interior designer Laura Parsons opted for locally made goods and furnishings, especially in the living room, where the vibrant draperies inspired the color choices on the coffee table, chairs, and accent pillows.

Bold Shades Beckon in Bonita Springs Home

A New York couple hankers for hues in their refreshed Bonita Springs retreat
The dining room table with its tree trunk base and fossilized clamshell top is an elegant counterpoint to the woven sea grass dome fixture that hangs above.

Scaling Up the Glamour in Naples

A coastal contemporary cottage in Naples goes glam
A four-poster hand-crafted lampakanai rope bed is the focal point of 8-year-old Shiloh Moulton’s dream bedroom. A white sea fan suspended underneath glass and framed in Capiz shell spans the width of the bed. Below, a handmade blush-toned sheepskin rug complements the pink-hued pillows and beaded drapery.

Kalea Bay Condo is a Serene Oasis

Inspired by her work in a model condominium, a family gives a designer free rein to create a vacation home that’s as elegant as it is durable
"The idea here was to create a fairly formal dining room where the Biondis could entertain guests,” Shafran says. “But we also wanted to create a modern space, by adding the light fixture and other elements. The goal was to do something that would not lose style over time.”

Château Chic in Talis Park

A New York couple creates the luxurious second home of their dreams
The office doubles as a guest room with a pull-out sofa bed. Blue grasscloth on all the walls allows the homeowner’s black-and-white surfer photographs to pop. Martin chose the trunk coffee table to give the room a more eclectic look.

Eclectic Touches Abound in Modern Naples Home

A designer turns supply-chain shortages into serendipity
The living room is set in two subtly specified conversation spaces. Walsh deftly combines Venetian, traditional, and contemporary styling—all awash in tones of blue and green. From wood to glass to metal and bone, no two tables are alike. A Chihuly-esque chandelier hangs above.

Worldly Sophistication Invites in Naples

Combining styles and influences, a Naples home goes from massively Mediterranean to eclectically elegant
Instead of shooing people out of the kitchen during gatherings, Thompson and the homeowner turned the space into the home’s most inviting and comfortable room with oversized wing chairs and deep bar stools upholstered in performance fabric. On either side of the Francois & Company hood are vintage Moroccan lanterns. A pair of custom-made chandeliers adds a wood element.

Southern Elegance Charms in Port Royal Home

A Port Royal home soothes the senses with subtle Southern charm
Interior designer Judith Liegeois says that homeowner Cindy Engles already owned the striking marble-topped dining room table, but she bought the orange chandelier at Art Basel. Liegeois was tasked with finding ways to show off Engles’ artwork, from the white display shelf she added in front of the window to the lighting she placed inside the pre-existing built-ins.

Gallery Glam Dazzles in Naples Home

A coastal cottage is transformed into an art-studded space where friends can gather
The restored 1914 cottage that once belonged to early Naples mayor E.G. Wilkinson features an original widow’s walk, accessed by an interior stairway. The cottage offers stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico and the Naples Pier from nearly every window.

Cottage to the Core in Old Naples

This historic Old Naples cottage gets a new life as a chic guesthouse
“This kitchen countertop is the drama queen that has to be the center of attention,” Davenport says. Two-toned iridescent cabinets, painted glass subway tile backsplashes, and grounding black elements such as bar stools and other fixtures come together to create a glamorous place to sip wine and snack as the main course is being prepared.

Coastal Contemporary Sanctuary in Naples

One couple’s forever home is an elegant blend of their cosmopolitan past and coastal present
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
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
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
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
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

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

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
Designed to create the luxurious and relaxed feeling of a resort, the outdoor living space features a custom infinity pool designed by OPI and embellished with three fire bowls by Grand Effects. A sunken area in front of the lanai includes a Kalamazoo pizza oven, a custom firepit, and plenty of comfortable outdoor seating.

Elegant Naples Home On Par with Spectacular Views

One Naples couple creates their dream home amid the scenic splendor of the South golf course at Mediterra
CR Laine’s blue chenille velvet splashes on to the cushions of the lightweight, unusually shaped hexagonal bases of CTH Sherill Occasional counter stools tucked beneath the island. Gabby Home’s trio of lanterns glow with modern attitude above, while Paragon Picture Gallery’s four watercolor giclées add an artistic touch.

Belleview Place Home Brings Contemporary Cool

Neutral hues, bold accents, and a touch of glam create wow moments in this transitional vacation getaway

Modern Barn on the Bay in Naples

Celebrated developers and tastemakers John and Karen Melk brand an edgy, new modern barn for the tony Port Royal enclave on Naples Bay