The Scoop | Week of February 27

The Scoop | Week of February 27



We’re in the thick of peak season in Florida, which means show houses and garden tours galore. From the beloved annual fundraiser for Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club and Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County to visiting private residential gardens for a good cause, ONE Sotheby’s International Realty celebrates the concept of home. Please enjoy our markets’ home and design news regarding events and resources that delight and inspire.

 

Kips Bay Decorator Show House Palm Beach

Every year we look forward to the immense creativity displayed at the Kips Bay Decorator Show House Palm Beach. For the fundraiser’s seventh edition for youth after-school programs, nearly 25 architects and designers transform a minimalist home into a maximalist fantasy. Color, texture and pattern flow from the foyer to the rooftop deck. Tour their magnificent vision through March 17.
kipsbaydecoratorshowhouse.org

The iconic luxury island of Palm Beach is shaking up its staid past. Young families who live here year-round and the next generation of snowbirds and visitors are inspiring a new wave of chic shops, restaurants and art galleries. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
Palm Beach

 

Nordic Comfort

Nordic Comfort Home Furnishings opened its showroom in Vero Beach. Representing a full range of categories to outfit interiors and exteriors, brands include Stressless by Ekornes, a Norwegian luxury line of leather reclining sofas and chairs; Alf Italia furnishings; R.E.S.T. adjustable bed frames; Oriflamme fire tables; Elk Home lighting, and Karastan rugs. Local artists display works during First Friday gallery strolls.
nordiccomfortfurnishings.com

Vero Beach has blossomed beyond the beach and golf course. Its vibrant lifestyle beckons with fitness, family-friendly events, hip breweries and more. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
Vero Beach

 

Gaggenau

Adding to the Miami Design District’s cachet, German-based Gaggenau unveiled a flagship showroom for its collection of professional-grade home appliances. The residentially-inspired setting fosters the process of outfitting dream kitchens. Appliances include the 400 series oven, combi-steam oven, coffee machine and culinary warming drawer in stainless steel, and 400 series Vario cooktop with options for gas, induction, electric grill and Teppan Yaki.
gaggenau.com

The Miami Design District has evolved into one of the most dynamic neighborhoods worldwide for its luxury shopping, dining and home showrooms. Many art and design spaces call it home, too. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
Upper East Side

 

West Palm Beach Expansions

Casa Branca expanded with a second, much larger atelier and showroom for exclusives like its whimsical fabrics and wallpapers. Following locations in New York, Mabley Handler Interior Design opened a home store and design studio for its collaborations with The Shade Store and Kravet. Chelsea Lane Wallpaper & Design House partnered with upscale vintage dealer Palm Beach Regency in a joint space.
casabranca.com | mableyhandler.com | chelsealaneco.com | palmbeachregency.com

West Palm Beach sits on the mainland directly across from the island of Palm Beach. The growing city has become a destination in its own right for convention and performing art centers, hip restaurants and shopping of all kinds from major brands to vintage wares. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
West Palm Beach

 

South American Imports

New to Boca Raton, Castano Living specializes in indoor and outdoor furniture made by artisans in Colombia. Pieces favor solid wood and rattan. Brazil’s Tidelli Outdoor Living launched its second showroom in the Sunshine State. Shop its Midtown Miami location for sustainable, handcrafted collections inspired by tropical locales and elements like Shell’s seating and Amazonia’s tables shaped as monstera and banana leaves.
castanoliving.com | tidelli.com

Perhaps most famous for its destination mall and namesake luxury resort, Boca Raton also delights snowbirds and locals alike for its arts, entertainment venues and proximity to down-home Delray Beach. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
Boca Raton

Known as the gateway to Latin America, the dynamic city of Miami is constantly evolving with the influx of new residents, visitors, businesses and brands from all over the world. There’s always something new and exciting to try, whether a starchitect-designed space, museum exhibit or hot restaurant. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
Wynwood Midtown

 

Home and Garden Tours & Expos

Discover trends, products and services during the Jacksonville Home + Patio Show at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center (March 1-3). The Villagers’ annual garden tour focuses on Coral Gables and High Pines (March 2). Support Miami Beach Botanical Garden by visiting private gardens around the island (March 9). Act soon: The Garden Club of Stuart’s Secret Garden Tour sells out (March 23).
jacksonvillespringhomeshow.com | thevillagersinc.org | mbgarden.org | thevillagersinc.org | gardenclubofstuart.org

Jacksonville, the largest city geographically in the contiguous U.S., boasts an incredible variety of green spaces and beaches, as well as prime waterfront from the Atlantic Ocean to St. Johns River with its iconic bridges. The city’s vast network of neighborhoods and islands further invites nonstop adventure. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
Jacksonville

From Mediterranean-Revival architecture to the iconic Biltmore Hotel to lush greenery, the historic Coral Gables neighborhood has so much to offer. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
Gables Estates

The dynamic city of Miami Beach is constantly evolving with the influx of new residents, visitors, businesses and brands from all over the world. There’s always something new and exciting to try, whether a starchitect-designed space, museum exhibit or hot restaurant. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
Miami Beach

Part of the Treasure Coast that encompasses Indian River, Martin and St. Lucie counties, Stuart is associated with top-notch fishing. Pastel-painted historic buildings and breathtaking waterways make it a favorite destination, too. Fancy living here? Discover more local details and property listings with the following link.
Stuart

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