Tailored Eclecticism Perfects Naples Waterfront Condo

Catering to clients with a strong point of view can be challenging for even the most seasoned professional. For interior designers Jesse Carrier and Mara Miller, it’s the very way they built their business,...

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...

Fort Myers Home Masters Modern Design

When residential designer Richard Guzman and interior designer Faith Fix were commissioned to design the waterfront home of their seasonal client Dick Levi, they had no idea that the collaboration would be one of...

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,”...

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....

Traditional Quail West Home Gains A Chic Coastal Edge

Understanding their vision and making it come alive was the exciting challenge given by homeowners George and Laura Tate to the design duo Rebekah Errett-Pikosky and Charlie Hansen of Clive Daniel Home. “The clients...

Imagination Cultivates Refined West Indies Beauty In Pelican Bay

A mere inspiration soon became reality in Naples’ exclusive Pelican Bay. Nestled in the private gated community, “Georgetown,” a 6,150-square-foot home, is decked out with style and sophistication, all conceived by the collaborative team...

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...

Transitional-Style Quail West Home Elicits Blissful Living

Situated on a sweeping green fairway in the private luxury community of Quail West in Naples, this spacious dwelling captures the spirit of blissful Florida living. Encompassing 8,820 square feet that includes expansive outdoor...

Key West Home Combines Modern Style With Tropical Landscape

When an outdated Key West home in dire need of renovation caught the eye and imagination of one couple, they turned to interior designer David L. Smith for consultation. “I think I shocked them...

Brilliant Purple Tones Rule In Aventura Penthouse

A penthouse is just a penthouse until it becomes a showcase of  visual excellence. Sought out for her vibrant style and eclectic talent, interior designer Perla Lichi was commissioned to finesse one couple’s 3,800-square-foot...

Neutral Tones Bring Serenity To Miami Penthouse

Serenity and sophistication are a perfect match for this model penthouse inspired by an urban lifestyle of fashion and luxury. Interior designers Michael Adrian Hernandez and Joel Leizan created this space perched high above...

Striking Works of Art Adorn Allison Island Home

What I like about this home is that from the street you only see the guesthouse and when you enter the courtyard, the main house opens up to you,” says interior designer Charlotte Dunagan,...

Family Matters In Chic Miami Condo

Creating a delightful vacation home that suits every family member mirrors the concept behind combining design elements to make a pleasing room. It really all comes down to relationships. “Everything you see in my...

Family Comes Together In Vibrant Bal Harbour Home

When principal interior designer Ivonne Ronderos and lead designer Anahi Carrillo first walked into this expansive, 7,300-square-foot home in the exclusive gated enclave of Bal Harbour Village at the northern tip of Miami Beach,...

Lauderdale Harbors Home Reflects Serenity And Contemporary Warmth

Ideally situated within South Florida’s scenic community of Lauderdale Harbors, this extraordinary home offers effortless access to just about any water activity one could desire from yachting to sail surfing. The homeowner considered this...

Idyllic Contemporary Retreat Comes Alive In Miami Beach

For one couple’s new winter home, the location for this centrally situated Miami Beach getaway could not have been more perfect. “It is close to shopping, entertainment and the beach,” designer Rob Brown says....

Color and Comfort in Boca Raton

A true representation of interior designer Erin Paige Pitts’ design ideology, this 5,042-square-foot home nestled in Boca Raton, Fla., is calm, comfortable and modern. Pitts’ eponymous, luxury residential design firm specializes in coastal interiors....
Lined with palm trees and lush native plantings, the front entrance is punctuated with metal gates by Fowler Sheet Metal. A pair of Hinkley Lighting’s “Glacier” wall sconces from PPM Collections styles the entry with a contemporary cool shape and an engaging contrast to the cypress wood door.

Modern Sings With Italian-Inspired Style in West Palm Beach

One designer pays homage to the modern era in her own West Palm Beach waterfront residence that sings with Italian-inspired style

Contemporary Architecture Shapes a Minimalist Pinecrest Home

For savvy homeowners with residences in Miami, ocean  Reef and Beaver Creek, finding an expert builder with acute architectural vision and a dream team of designers was essential for their next exquisite house poised...

Orlando Comfort Melds With Contemporary Sensibilities

For the past 15 years, Rial Jones, an award-winning builder in the Orlando area for almost 35 years, lived in a palatial home that he built at “the height of heavy Mediterranean styling when...