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New Orleans Always Surprises

Hi, y’all! Nancy and I are recently back from a blissful five days in New Orleans with friends who make their winter home in the historic Garden District. NOLA, the Crescent City, is a walking city to rival Boston and New York, but has an international flavor and unique cultural pastiche all its own. To […]

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10 Questions to Ask Before You Hire an Architect or Interior Designer

Hiring an architect or interior designer for your home is a big decision, and we find that many people don’t know how to evaluate whether a firm is the right one for their project or even what questions to ask. Like any partnership, the most successful collaborations between designer and client happen when both parties […]

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A Rug Makes The Room

J. Schwartz Design has been working on the interiors of an Arts and Crafts-inspired lakeside home in Litchfield County, CT. We used some of the client’s existing furnishings to complement the architecture and rich materials of the house. The homeowners had looked at many rugs for their dining room, but they were stumped. They knew […]

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J. Schwartz Design Recognized Again! Best of HOUZZ 2016 for Client Satisfaction

We are thrilled that J. Schwartz Design has once again been recognized as Best of HOUZZ 2016 for Client Satisfaction – two years in a row for this honor! HOUZZ, the “go to” authority for residential architecture and interior design excellence, has recognized our firm with the designation. This recognition means a great deal to me personally, because […]

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My Moment on Page One of The Boston Globe

A warm and enthusiastic “I’m back” to all J.Schwartz Design clients, colleagues and friends. Many of you who follow our blog may have been wondering why these posts stopped in January–nine months ago. Last Friday’s (10/23) Boston Globe has a front page story that explains it all. Get out your tissues if you love dogs, […]

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Creating an Ad

J. Schwartz Design is proud to resume our Design New England Magazine campaign in the upcoming January/ February Kitchens and Baths Issue. I wanted to take you behind the scenes with our creative team to see how the ideas percolate and come together. Rather than feature one kitchen or one bath in the ad, we […]

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Back Bay Living Room

Custom built-in bookshelves and cap molding trims Vintage Lawrence Peabody Chairs circa 1960 Knoll Fabric in “Poppy” Wool and Silk Rug by Landry and Arcari Raphael Soyer Lithograph Enjoy! JS

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Morning Light

I always tell clients that natural light is the one thing their architect cannot manufacture. It is the element though that, through the day and through the seasons, makes a home come alive. It nurtures us and brings us joy. What your architect CAN do, is site a new house or design your addition or […]

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