After an unsuccessful search for an old Vermont farmhouse to restore, this family found a 47-acre mountain-side property with breathtaking views to build the home of their dreams. The goal — to create a spacious, light-filled home that “feels and looks like it’s always been there,” says Elizabeth Swartz, ASID, a Boston interior designer. We […]
For many households, the kitchen is the center of activity. At Elizabeth Swartz Interiors we encourage homeowners to express personal taste and style in this busy epicenter of their home – and what better way to achieve this than by creating a colorful kitchen! The following kitchens, designed by Boston interior designer, Elizabeth Swartz, ASID, show […]
What better place to indulge in luxurious comfort than a master bathroom. Today’s master bath designs combine the relaxing elegance of a spa with the function and features that best suit modern-day life. Whether your personal style is contemporary, traditional or eclectic, there are basic bathroom design elements to consider before renovating your master bath. […]
Whether you enjoy warm weather year round, or for a blissful few months from spring to fall, open up your home to the outdoors. Spaces for living outdoors can add immeasurably to your daily joy, and the beauty of your home. Even in the lushest surroundings, when it comes to comfort, nature needs a little help. […]
Each spring, most of us look to dust off the cold of winter, open up the windows and get our homes in order. For many homeowners, the biggest challenge to bringing order and getting organized is having the right storage in place. How do you store all your belongings in a way that combines both […]
A backsplash can be an important design element in any kitchen, often providing a focal point that helps define the room. Regardless of the style of your home, you’ll find an endless variety of materials available in every possible color, shape and size. Natural stone, glass, ceramic tile or stainless steel; how do you choose?
February is the season of love and romance, and with the cold nights of winter just outside your door, little is more romantic than a cozy night at home snuggled up in front of a fire. Often the focal point of a room, fireplaces can warm both your heart and your home — whether rustic, traditional or contemporary.
We transformed this dated ranch home on the water into a vibrant and contemporary seaside retreat. Working closely with the architect and builder on this new custom home, we were able to create distinctive and inviting spaces, with elegant interior detailing.
Whether you dream of a luxurious outdoor space for entertaining or a private sanctuary for relaxation, outdoor living spaces are the perfect way to expand your home into nature with comfort and style.
Here we showcase how the details of a space add variety and interest to a home, featuring our Scandinavian-inspired kitchen on Martha’s Vineyard. The famous designer Charles Eames said “The details are not the details. They make the design.” We agree.