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How to Best Care for Your Franke's Peak Sink of Perfection

Oct 31, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Modern aesthetic design, unsurpassed construction and exceptional functionality. These are just a few qualities that quickly come to mind when describing the Franke Peak luxury kitchen sink.... Read More

Enlightening Chandeliers Comment on Class Conflict and Ecological Responsibility

Oct 30, 2012  |   Contributor: Sally Farris

Los Angeles-based artist Carolina Fontoura Alzaga is a woman on a mission; a mission to make use of the useless. She lived in Mexico and Brazil before settling in the U.S., and as they are all very populous countries, she has no doubt seen a great deal of trash between the three. But to Alzaga, trash is merely an object whose purpose has changed from what it was initially. The circle of life for inanimate objects is something she seems to feel very strongly about, and she proves the philosophy with her innovative sculpture line “Connect”. To express her ideas about recycling, Alzaga has created a line of luxury chandeliers made out of old bicycle parts.... Read More

Furnish Your Home with Coney Island History | Uhuru Design

Oct 26, 2012  |   Contributor: Sally Farris

When redecorating your home it is important to consider the four Rs when selecting your furniture. If you have guessed that those R’s stand for anything directly relating to furniture, then you'd mistaken. I’m talking about furniture made from materials that have been reclaimed, recycled, repurposed, and/or reused. Perhaps that doesn't immediately seem very luxurious but it is becommming increasingly fashionable to own pieces crafted out of discarded materials. Luxury furniture design company Uhuru is just one example of the growing number of companies which creatively turn someone’s trash into your treasure.... Read More

Enhance Your Home With Knotted Wine Racks

Oct 19, 2012  |   Contributor: Sally Farris

Oscar Wilde said “art is useless,” but it seems sculptor Robin Antar seeks to refute that concept. Using a technique she uncovered 20 years ago to make her realistic stone depictions of everyday contemporary culture items, Antar has created the Wine Knot.... Read More

Mike Lam Combines East And West Style To Create One-Of-A-Kind Furniture

Oct 18, 2012  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari

Some of our favorite things in life come from magnificent and dynamic duos (Dolce & Gabbana, Simon and Garfunkel, Mike & Ike’s) and eco-friendly boutique furniture company Mike Lam Design may just be the next team to join these elite twosomes. Mike Lam's artistic design combines with the superb craftsmanship of Steve Thompson to make luxury home décor that functions as furniture, while striving to emotionally connect with the owner.... Read More

Exclusive | Style Icon Barbara Barry Shares Her Views on Home Design

Oct 17, 2012  |   Contributor: Gail Doby

Award-winning designer Barbara Barry is internationally known for her streamlined interiors and elegant home furnishings. Her look speaks to quiet luxury, comfort and ease – supporting her design philosophy that living simply and with quality is the highest form of luxury.... Read More

Kohler Introduces Luxury Devonshire Comfort Height Collection

Oct 9, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

If you are looking to upgrade and give your luxury bathroom that much needed face-lift, there is no better place to start than the toilet. How do you go about picking out the brand that is right for you?... Read More

Class Up Your Nursery With Restoration Hardware

Oct 8, 2012  |   Contributor: Sally Farris

You want the best for your children and Restoration Hardware knows that. The luxury home furnishings establishment is opening a store exclusively for baby and child furniture in Santa Monica. The store front will seduce you inside, first with glimmering crystal chandeliers and then with nine foot weathered oak arches. It will probably feel a little like you are entering a forest wonderland with pretty crystal fairies to guide you into the center where the California sun pours in through a 17-foot skylight.... Read More

Black is Back | DKNY's Sophisticated Bedding Collections

Oct 5, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

When it comes to home décor, color sometimes makes all the difference between a boring space and something lively and exciting. Instead of opting for the usual calming cream colors and soft blues for your bedroom, why not take a chance and decorate your bed in a dangerous black? DYNK's new Harmony and City Silk Bedding Collections reflect a sleek fashion statement using modern textures, like the diamond stitch pattern.... Read More

Give Your Kitchen a Quick Upgrade with Gordon Ramsay Approved Worktables

Oct 3, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Admit it. Your kitchen is starting to look as old as your house that was built in 1984. Everyone knows a kitchen remodeling project is a massive undertaking but with just a couple of quick changes, you can modernize the entire look overnight. Introducing the John Boos Cucina Classico table in Maple made of 1.5-inch thick maple edge grain construction.... Read More

Toll Brothers and KOHLER® Prove that Luxury is in the Details

Oct 2, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Toll Brothers homes are renowned for their impeccable and extraordinary luxury. Since 1967 we have been driven to create dream homes that are worthy of the dream. We strive to build each and every home to reflect our home buyer’s needs and desires, and to fulfill a vision in which every detail contributes to its luxury and beauty.... Read More

Sneak Peek Behind The Scenes Of NBC Interior Design Show "George To The Rescue"

Oct 1, 2012  |   Contributor: Gail Doby

In April, Philadelphia interior designer Susan Hopkins received a surprising call from someone who saw her website. That one phone call turned into a life-changing opportunity for her.... Read More

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