Contemporary Classic with Mannino Architects + Builders

Mannino Architects

—The team at Mannino Architects + Builders transformed a 1970s-style first floor into a contemporary oasis in Cedar Grove, New Jersey.  Designer: Mannino Architects + Builders Location: Cedar Grove, NJ Year Completed: 2019 By Melissa Sorge The exquisite first floor of this Cedar Grove home was not always the design masterpiece it is today. With…

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The Modern Kitchen


—Ferguson Bath, Kitchen and Lighting Gallery details the latest kitchen trends for the new year. Every year, new trends make their way into the hearts and homes of people around the world looking to keep up with what’s exciting. Kitchens tend to be one of the more popular spaces subject to the whims of changing…

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Cabin Fever


—Geometric panels, steel micro dwellings, a mysterious wooden façade — cabin architecture is inspiring designers with the spirit of seclusion. Living in a big city means that every day is fast-paced—hours slip through our fingers and our thoughts are never settled. Everyone unwinds in different ways but there seems to be a resurgence in escaping…

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Urban Jungle


If you’ve ever felt as though a particular space was missing something, the chances are that something is green. From Manhattan’s ship-to-you startup The Sill to an influx of botanical bloggers on social media, indoor plants are experiencing a sort of renaissance. In 2016 alone, it’s estimated that roughly six million people in the U.S.…

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El Cosmico: A Modern Campground in Marfa, Texas

When I think about going off the grid and unplugging from my day-to-day, I think about camping. I envision being amongst the wilderness, setting up a sleeping bag under the stars—not the colorful campgrounds of El Cosmico. Way out in West Texas, there’s a ranching town-meets-art mecca known as Marfa. Its genuine mystique is one…

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Living In Color


Design collective FEATHR is on a mission to fill the world with more art and less decoration. FEATHR roams the world collaborating with contemporary artists to create original wallpaper and fabrics. Their latest collaboration is with British graffiti and mixed media artist, Lee Herring. Herring’s contemporary landscape paintings are rich in physicality, texture and color:…

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