Dynamic Revival

Dynamic Revival
This award-winning renovation in Royal Harbor rose like a phoenix from what the architect called ‘good bones’ to become a contemporary waterfront masterpiece. The overall renovation entailed repositioning the pool, moving a boat dock, and creating balance between areas designed for specific acti

Twist on Traditional

Twist on Traditional
“The Home & Design Magazine 2019 Signature Home, located in the quaint neighborhood of The Moorings, thoughtfully melds tradition and trends through innovative architecture and interior design elements,” says Jennifer Evans, president and publisher of Home & Design. With th

Art & Imagination

Art & Imagination
American pop art icon Keith Haring said, “Art should be something that liberates the soul, provokes the imagination and encourages people to go further.” The collaboration between interior designer Carrie Brigham and her client, who together reimagined a three bedroom, three-and-a-half bath c

Creative Connection

Creative Connection
Creating a connection between the rooms of this seven-bedroom, seven full and three-half bath home in the Estates of Marco Island was the main goal of the design of Architect Steven Jallad, Director of Residential Design for MHK Architecture and Planning. At 11,500 total square feet (7,600 of it

Detail Oriented

Detail Oriented
Creating a residence for discerning clients, in this case a high-rise unit at the most premier address on Gulf Shore Boulevard, mandates design excellence. Leaving nothing to chance, the owners of this 7,481 square foot, 4 bedrooms, 8 bath home enlisted design aficionados Collins & DuPont and ma

Stunning Simplicity

Stunning Simplicity
Nothing quite like it has ever been seen in Naples’ Quail West. The Lauréne, a four bedroom, four full- and two half-bath model with 5,672 square feet under air, by Diamond Custom Homes, introduces a modern note into the elegant traditionalism for which the neighborhood is known. One of the mo

Glamorous Life

Glamorous Life
The Canadian family that followed the sun to Southwest Florida aren’t celebrities or rock stars, but you’d never know it based on the spectacular design of their dream home. “The feel of the house is very glamorous due to the combination of textures and materials, which provide a cohesive look

Reimagine Retreat

Reimagine Retreat
John Cooney, partner at Stofft Cooney Architects, is very selective when it comes to working on renovation projects. “We do additions and alterations as they are arguably the future of our industry, but I prefer to work on renovations of homes that either we’ve previously designed or are specifi

Breathtaking Boca Grande

Breathtaking Boca Grande
Panoramic views over Gasparilla State Park–a lot on the very bottom of Boca Grande–and out across the Gulf make this piece of property on Gasparilla Island extraordinary. Not only was it the last lot to be built upon in the exclusive Hill Tide neighborhood, but the location is historically si

Unique Upscale

Unique Upscale
Making this house a home fell to the talented hands of Nan Wright, owner and creative principal of Wright Interior Group, and Caitlin Heath, associate creative director. “It was very gratifying to work with previous clients of ours who gave us creative license with this new home build,” says

Delightful Design

Delightful Design
A husband and wife from Washington, D.C. were ready for a change of scenery three years ago. Upon discovering Talis Park, a premier, family-oriented community in Naples that offered numerous luxury amenities–including an exceptional golf course perfect for their four sons who love the sport–they

Cutting Edge Cottage

Cutting Edge Cottage
When MHK Architecture & Planning began, the firm undertook many renovations of Old Florida cottages. They made use of that experience to create an updated look for that classic beach cottage style, which became wildly popular under their creative direction. With this home in Naples, MHK took yet

Port Royal Tour de Force

Port Royal Tour de Force
For London Bay Homes President and CEO Mark Wilson, the vision for a custom luxury estate is sparked by the first glimpse of the homesite. It's an emotional response Ð a feeling of excitement, an anticipation of all the possibilities that will unfold. With 700 Admiralty Parade West, a new custom

Pushing Boundaries

Pushing Boundaries
An earthy contemporary on Hickory Beach Bold and beautiful, this beachfront home with never-ending Gulf views encompasses more than 5,300 square feet of carefully planned and masterfully executed lifestyle space for its future owners. The passion of the tried and

Dream Big

Dream Big
A home of possibilities in Old Naples With any endeavor, “go big or go home” is often a good rule of thumb. And if you’re fortunate enough to purchase the Waterside Builders’ residence on a lot as deep and wide as this one—a rarity in Old Naples—you ca

Labor Of Love

Labor Of Love
Creating a captivating waterfront retreat The Urban Dictionary defines family as, “A group of people who genuinely trust, care about and look out for each other,” and that meaning held true in the creation of the new Villa Lugano situat