Lifestyles

Finding a Unique Home is only the beginning of creating The Unique Lifestyle. From the latest high-end designers to cutting-edge products and services, we offer sophisticated coverage for upscale consumers.

Simple Comforts

The style and sculpted shapes of the “Luuna” collection are inspired by mid-century designs, as well as hygge, the heart of Danish culture.

Son and Moon

“Orbit” is inspired by the “beautiful movement of the galaxy’s moons around their planets,” according to creativity, designer, maker, crafter and artist Jesse Ede.

Women in Design

These extraordinary women found a way to make their mark in the design world, though once considered something of a boy’s club. Here are highlights of the acclaimed designs by the industry’s leading ladies, talents who are innovating beautifully.

Wallpaper that Will Stick Around

Historically, wallpaper was a long-term decor commitment; it was difficult to remove. The process involved steam and scrapping, which could be a headache. However, wallpaper and wall murals have been revolutionized by technology and easier application over the years. With continuing popularity, Sandberg Wallpaper has released several prints that are bound to stun.

Luxury Playhouses Spread Creativity

Reflecting the creative minds of children, these luxury playhouses offer princesses, superheroes and monsters the chance to explore, learn and discover from the comfort of their own backyards.

Distinct Dinnerware From a Unique Couple

The way we display our food has become a delicate form of art, from intricately drizzled sauces to the dishes on which they are served. Cristina Vezzini and Stan Chen are making elegance easy with their stunning dinnerware collection. Vezzini & Chen is a combination of hand-carved ceramics and hand-blown glass, which gives each piece a unique touch.

From Rendering to Reality

Whether it’s a 48-story tower in New York City or a Mediterranean-style development in Fisher Island, Florida, these developments have been meticulously crafted to reflect early renderings.

Q&A with “Hygge & West Home” Authors Aimee Lagos and Christiana Coop

Christiana Coop and Aimee Lagos, creators of Hygge & West designs, know how to make the home a retreat, a soft and charming space that really embraces hygge, the Danish design term for a cozy, sweet environment. We spoke to them about creating hygge in the home, and how they introduced this in their new book, “Hygge & West Home.”

Luxury Farm-to-Table Experiences

The wildly popular social movement “farm-to-table” encourages sourcing food locally, so that consumers know exactly where their food came from. Knowing the origin of your food encourages the freshest dining, and that can be found in these three dining options. These farm-to-table experiences have taken sustainability to a luxury level.

Comparing Costs of NYC Beach Neighborhoods

As one of America’s most elite summertime destinations, the Hamptons are home to many celebrities, CEOs, and NYC’s many socialites. Though considered one of the most expensive real estate markets in the country, other parts of the NYC Metropolitan area are surpassing the Hamptons in price by square foot.

Owning Your Second Home In Lush Hawaii

For those itching to own their second home, considering the lush islands of Hawaii is ideal. There are many benefits of owning a vacation home in Hawaii’s tropical climate while still having the safety and security of U.S. laws. Here is what potential home buyers should keep in mind when looking into purchasing a vacation home in Hawaii.

New Artefacto Collection Honors Cinema and Technology

Celebrating its 40th anniversary, Artefacto is committed to designing with function and style in mind, while blending global influences from Italy, Spain, Brazil and beyond. The new collection arrives this month to the U.S. and embodies Artefacto’s signature contemporary aesthetic, now with a tribute to cinema and technology.

Mountain-Modern Design

From cozy getaway bungalows to spacious retreats for epic gatherings, this inspiring collection of mountain-modern homes is redefining what it means to live amongst nature.

Artfully-Designed Lobbies

While it’s no secret that luxury real estate and the art world go hand-in-hand, developers are taking inspiration from the art world to a new level by infusing a gallery-like experience into condominium entrances.

Inside Rob Lowe’s California Estate, Now for Sale

Heart-throb actor of screen and television Rob Lowe and his wife Sheryl listed their estate in Montecito, California for $47 million in July, and are still awaiting a lucky buyer. Located in a star-studded neighborhood, whoever buys this home will be living among some of the world’s biggest stars, including Oprah Winfrey, Ellen DeGeneres, and Gwyneth Paltrow.

The Impact of Accents

High-end brand Frontgate understands the impact of accent pieces and offers essential furnishings that add the perfect finishing touch.