House Warming

This Anna Maria House Is Packed With Sustainable Style

The recently finished home is dotted with cozy nooks and spaces that showcase an obsession with being outside.

02/23/2024 By Kim Doleatto

Dream home

The 2022 Sarasota-Bradenton Fall Home Show Kicks Off This Weekend

Talk with local industry experts who will help you take your home to the next level.

09/09/2022 By Kim Doleatto

Inn it

Check Out This Ultra-Cute Retro Inn on Anna Maria Island

We're loving the Joie Inn's look. Co-owner Ashley Petrone shares five tips on how we can bring those same vacation vibes home.

04/22/2022 By Kim Doleatto

Walls That Wow

Trend Report: Wall and Ceiling Panels Can Transform a Room

Three local interior designers share their ideas for taking walls from dull to distinct.

03/29/2022 By Kim Doleatto

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Hot Design Tip: How to Do Wallpaper Right

Don’t be afraid based on preconceived notions from the ’70s and ’80s: wallpaper is back and better than ever as a trend in interior design.


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Trending: Multifunctional Spaces in the Home

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Trend Report

Here Are the Latest Kitchen Trends, According to Local Pros

So long, open shelving; hello, automated everything.

12/10/2021 By Kim Doleatto

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Home Design and Renovation, From Plans to Pillows

Trade Mark Interiors is leaving their mark in homes, condos, and office spaces across the country, even gaining acclaim from Elle Décor this past March.


Make it New

How to Bring a Dash of Autumn Into Your Florida Home

Two local interior designers share some tips on how to dress up your home for fall.

09/28/2021 By Kim Doleatto

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Best of the City: Interior Design

Whether styling classic or contemporary spaces, Collins Interiors continues to be one of Sarasota’s top designers.


Family Ties

Covid-19 Has Ushered In a New Demand for Keeping Three Generations Under One Roof

The number of Americans living in a multigenerational household—that is, one with three or more generations—has nearly quadrupled over the past decade.

09/13/2021 By Kim Doleatto

Home Design

The 2021 Sarasota-Bradenton Fall Home Show Is Happening This Weekend

Rub shoulders with industry experts and get one step closer to creating your dream home.

09/08/2021 By Kim Doleatto

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Make Your Home Work Smarter, Not Harder

These 5 great smart-home solutions will save you time and money while giving you peace of mind.


Color Theory

Trend Report: Home Exteriors Are Going Dark

Inky blacks for home exteriors is the latest trend. But in sunny Sarasota, do you dare?

08/27/2021 By Kim Doleatto

If These Walls Could Talk

Wallpaper Is Making a Big Comeback

Fom tropical patterns to grass textures, local experts share the latest trends.

05/26/2021 By Kim Doleatto

Drive-By Galleries

Five Homes With Exterior Art That Are Brightening Up Their Neighborhoods

These houses are works of art.

04/21/2021 By Kim Doleatto

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A Concierge Maintenance Program for Luxury and Waterfront Homes

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School’s Out and Pools Are in Session

These three backyard retreats made the grade.



Four Design and Home Furnishings Pros Share What They Love Right Now

The home trends and products they can't get enough of.

09/30/2015 By Sarasota Magazine


How to Design the Perfect Laundry Room

Interior designer Mark Dalton on creating a modern, multitasking space.

03/02/2015 By Marsha Fottler