Visual Comfort’s cone-shaded chandelier suspends in geometric complement to the rectangular tray ceiling above and Century Furniture’s circular, rift oak table below. Bucket-shaped chairs from Theodore Alexander fit gracefully beneath. The calming hues of the painting Mista Fiesta from Leftbank Art reflect in a mirrored niche.

Pelican Bay Condo Exudes Graceful Allure

with much creative license, interior designer Wendy Berry devised this residence with a casual opulence characteristic of a luxury high-rise condominium in Downtown Chicago or Manhattan. It seamlessly nestles right in with the lavish...
Shell stone slabs lead the way through Windham Studio’s lush tropical landscape and past Aluminum Designs’ shuttered entrance to solid mahogany doors crafted by the skilled artisans at Naples Lumber’s Door Shop.

Old Naples Home Packs on the Alfresco Appeal

A new oasis in Old Naples enchants with its clean palette and unassuming island-style charm

Earthy Tones Ground Model Condo Trio In Naples

One could argue that for interior designer Renee Gaddis the third time is a charm. After all, this is the most recent in a trio of model homes that she has completed in the...

Stunning Views Inspire Contemporary Naples Home

With premium water access and a location that befits its regal name, this 4,667-square-foot bayfront Naples residence in the affluent community of Port Royal captures views from every angle. A result of a close collaboration,...
Henredon’s chenille-covered sofa pairs with armchairs from Century Furniture to shape a social grouping in the living room. Here, a silk-shaded chandelier from Fine Art Lamps shines above Bernhardt’s driftwood and washed metal cocktail table. A custom-designed wool area rug patterned with silk yarn adds a comforting, warm touch.

Entertaining is Key in Quail West Dream Home

With Views Of The Swimming Pool, Lake And Golf Course, This Canadian Couple Built Their Dream House In Naples To Take Advantage Of Outdoor Living And Their Love For Entertaining

A Look Inside MHK

Inside these pages: The Florida Architect offers a captivating glimpse of nearly 70 brilliantly designed homes by architect Matthew Kragh, President of MHK Architecture and Planning. Included in the book is Kragh’s personal family...

Classic and Coastal Elements Harmonize In Naples Home

Some of the owner’s fondest memories are framed with Florida Gulf Coast family vacations. So when he and his wife were looking to shift their permanent residence from Wisconsin, choosing Florida’s west coast was...

Traditional Lends A Celestial Feel in Naples

When the owners of this 8,000-square-foot Regent at Park Shore condo in Naples, hired interior designer Edward Gary Shanabarger to stage their dining room for a dinner party, he artfully arranged a transparent all-glass...

Transitional Style Home Boasts Livable Luxury In Quail West

With a view of the 17th hole on the golf course in Naples’ exclusive Quail West community, this 5,893-square-foot residence holds its own as an unpretentious yet luxurious refuge adorned with an eclectic aesthetic....

Miromar Lakes Oasis Evokes West Indies Splendor

Long-time Pennsylvania snowbirds and sports enthusiasts Paula and Peter Pala had already fallen in love with Miromar Lakes when they decided to build a place of their own. “It’s like living at the Ritz-Carlton,”...
The landscape design surrounding the pool is visible from the great room and affords the home complete privacy. A pair of ivory colored armchairs with sides wrapped in striped velvet and gray-linen ottomans with brushed-nickel bases flank antique cocktail tables from Habersham. A light gray, hand-knotted area rug from Loloi grounds the space in comfort.

Pelican Bay Home Exudes Coastal Chic Inside and Out

This Tropical Oasis In Pelican Bay Is Designed With Sophisticated Yet Relaxed Interiors That Flow Effortlessly Into Its Lush Outdoor Spaces
The exterior of the home is grand with large columns and a path of varietal silver and gray travertine pavers that speak to the gray Stone Mountain Blend roofing. Bands of lush green grass intercept stone pavers to create dramatic curb appeal while bountiful native foliage skirt the premises.

A Home to Love in Naples

From The Downtown Chic Lifestyle To The Fantastic Gulf Views, This Naples Spec Home Is Bursting With Vibrancy And Brimming With Natural Elements From The Outside In

Visionary Transitional Design Pushes The Envelope In Naples

Developers, architects and designers hoping to create a client’s dream home don’t always strike a unique note — sometimes fresh inspiration is missing. But with a keen eye for client inclinations and a forward...
A pair of brushed stainless-steel benches from Urbia sit below large panels of silver circular art set within floating silver frames to create a touch of architectural detail in the foyer. In the back of this expansive space, a trio of polished cones brings a sculptural texture through a sophisticated yet fun presentation.

Seaglass Tones Inspire In Bonita Springs Penthouse

Freedom of space, texture, light and proportion define style in a seaglass penthouse perched on the edge of the bay in Bonita Springs
With the juxtaposition of textures, the living room finds a balance between hard and soft. Low-slung slipper chairs in Taffard’s tones of vapor blue, platinum and cream pair with an original midcentury Marco Zanuso “Lady Chair” in Prussian blue Italian chenille, and Bright Chair’s sofa in white chenille. Here, an onyx and leather-paneled fireplace surround soars to 23 feet high. Macassar ebony display cases feature an evenly backlit slab of white agate. Holly Hunt’s cocktail table centers the laser-cut cowhide area rug from Kyle Bunting.

Designer Achieves Castle and Cottage in Port Royal

When presented with the architectural plans for this Port Royal manse, interior designer Laura Parsons suggested, while it was still possible, to modify the exterior elevation from Mediterranean to a more simplified vernacular. “The...
Situated in Olde Naples, just blocks from the area’s idyllic white-sand beaches, this exquisite residence combines classic Old Florida style with casual coastal charm. A rustic weathervane and dark wood doors give an eye-pleasing contrast to the striking white exterior and graceful curved architectural embellishments.

Coastal Style and Old Florida Elegance Wrap Naples Home

A beautiful blend of coastal style and Old Florida elegance, this inviting Naples home captures the best of a tropical lifestyle

Naples Modern Farmhouse Honors Openness

Set amid acres of indigenous tropical greenery, rolling pathways for walking and biking, and golf courses in Naples’ exclusive Estuary at Grey Oaks community, this home’s lush surroundings provided all the inspiration interior designer...

Old Florida Opulence Abounds In Naples Home

The allure of Captiva Island, nestled just offshore of Southwest Florida in the Gulf of Mexico, hooked a Chicago family that longed for a subtropical vacation home where relatives and friends might gather. Upon...
In the living area, the Rene Cazares wood-framed lounge chairs pair nicely with the dominant white oak wood fireplace wall. Black-and-white framed palm frond photography shot by interior designer Jack Lonetto and the organic shape of Aqua Gallery’s floor lamp create an artistic focal point in keeping with the indoor-outdoor tropical scheme.

Tropical Inspiration Wraps Modern Naples Home

With Natural Stone, Clean Design And An Indoor-Outdoor Aesthetic, This Naples Home Connects Contemporary Architecture With The Wonders Of Nature

Crisp Elegance Joins Coastal Casual In Naples Condo

Cherishing wonderful childhood memories of Sanibel Island, Canadian resident and owner Erica Eidt wanted to give her three children, Preston, Gracey and Parker, the opportunity to make their own memories of living on the...

Art Informs Architecture In Contemporary Naples Home

To accentuate his clients’ substantial collection of artwork in this 5,000-square-foot home located in the Moorings community of Naples, architect Robert Herscoe implemented a design that presents its own artistic statement. “The owners have...