Living In Light : Casa Vidrio Shines in Cape Coral

Living In Light : Casa Vidrio Shines in Cape Coral
Glistening at the juncture of two wide canals, just one turn from the Caloosahatchee River, Casa Vidrio captures the essence of living bathed in glorious light. The award-winning PGI Homes model in Cape Coral sparkles from within and glows without, thanks to the brilliant imaginations of husband-and...

Livable Luxury: Transforming a Spec Home into a Custom Retreat

Livable Luxury: Transforming a Spec Home into a Custom Retreat
Starting as a spec home in Fiddler’s Creek, the goal for the unfurnished residence built by Stock Construction was to enhance the interior with rich character and depth, creating an interior with a new take on traditional decor. “I am proud that we were able to successfully marry the existing f...

Sensible Elegance : Caribbean Charm Meets Old Florida Style

Sensible Elegance : Caribbean Charm Meets Old Florida Style
Tucked just off the street and backing up to a canal, this Naples home gives a nod to Old Florida style with a hint of Caribbean flair evolved to meet modern needs. “Think of it as an Old Florida home that went off to college and came back a more sophisticated version,” says Rob Herscoe, managin...

Art In Architecture : Bringing a Fresh Perspective to Port Royal

Art In Architecture : Bringing a Fresh Perspective to Port Royal
A breath of fresh air blew through a once-staid neighborhood when Stofft Cooney Architects and BCB Homes, Inc. joined forces to create this stunning contemporary home in Naples’ Port Royal. Featuring 9,141 square feet of under air living, this seven bedroom, eight-and-a-half bath home was designe...

Organic Contemporary : An Old Naples Home with a New Naples Look

Organic Contemporary : An Old Naples Home with a New Naples Look
Conveniently located in downtown Naples, this home is just five blocks from the beach and two blocks from the shopping and dining on 3rd Street. The creators of this tropical oasis is custom homebuilder Sullivan Brothers and interior designer Old Naples Design. Their main objective was to produce a ...

Serene Sanctuary : The Biscayne at Grey Oaks

Serene Sanctuary : The Biscayne at Grey Oaks
Like a beautiful jewel, this grand home shines brightly against the night sky. Designed by John Cooney of Stofft Cooney Architects, and built by Greg Seligman of G.E.S. Construction, this 7,558-square-foot home with VIP suite and second floor lounge is the perfect place to entertain. “The Southwe...

Signature Home : Designing the Future

Signature Home : Designing the Future
To create a home that shows the future of design — that was the vision behind the 2016 Signature Home. A collaborative effort on the part of both local and national industry leaders, they were able to meld local tastes and national trends creating a universally loved home. To blend local and natio...

Coastal Chic : A Unique Take On Classic Design

Coastal Chic : A Unique Take On Classic Design
To create a sophisticated coastal dream home with a tropical flair was the intention of both Matt Knauf, owner and general contractor with Knauf-Koenig Group, and architect Falconer Jones of Falcon Design when they teamed up to work on this beauty of a home nestled on a quiet street in the heart of ...

Lifestyle Design : A Weekend Retreat in Old Naples

Lifestyle Design : A Weekend Retreat in Old Naples
Bucklebury Homes is a design team with a mission — to update Old Naples one home at a time. The national firm, with showrooms in Naples and Chicago, has done more than update this 2,500 square foot, three-story town home on 2nd Street South; they have transformed it. With a beautiful residence in ...

Cordial Contemporary : Walking the Design Line in Naples

Cordial Contemporary : Walking the Design Line in Naples
Natasha Pereira, interior designer, was thrilled to be involved in the design of a five-bedroom, two-story coastal contemporary spec house located in Old Naples’ Aqualane Shores. Not only was the high-end residence designed to overlook Naples Bay, it was the vision of luxury home builder Anthony D...

Balancing Act : Giving an Old Space New Life

Balancing Act : Giving an Old Space New Life
An energetic family of five, plus pets, requires comfortable interiors that are durable. However, that doesn’t mean they have to be dull or dreary! With a twinkle in his eye, Bill Borgelt of Dwell Interiors in Sarasota quickly labels the overall theme of this interior redesign as ‘Classic Elegan...

Sarasota Crown Jewel : Set on Longboat Key

Sarasota Crown Jewel : Set on Longboat Key
Rich tones, dramatic lighting, warm stone. All these elements create a grand entrance to this Sarasota home perched on the barrier island of Longboat Key. “Our clients wanted to build their home on Longboat Key with a relaxed Bali flair,” says the home’s builder, Gordon White, President of G.A...

Warming to Modern : A Builder’s Home on Siesta Key

Warming to Modern : A Builder’s Home on Siesta Key
Nick Ferguson of Ferguson Construction and his family love to spend time on the water, making the location of their Siesta Key home a perfect retreat for him, his wife Sara, and their two daughters. “We love to boat, and this lot really appealed to us since it’s on the Grand Canal, which feeds o...

Wonderful Whimsy : A Playful and Palatial Home

Wonderful Whimsy : A Playful and Palatial Home
When the clients asked Ed Biggs of Biggs Design Group to create the interior of their newest Sarasota home, it was a grand reunion. Biggs has designed their primary Ohio residence, their penthouse office suite, and a prior Sarasota home, so a comfortable rapport was present. “After all this tim...