Cape Cod Style

  • The owner who commissioned the custom residence says the concept for the open, airy floor plan, with personal and entertainment rooms flowing and connecting to the living room, dining room and…   See the Image

  • Dramatic crossbeams, three tiers of windows with deep recessed sills, a chandelier with tree-like branches and a fireplace reaching to ceiling arches peaked like a ship: Does this make a…   See the Image

  • You always have to check out the kitchen, and this one made us giddy. A triple sink, a trash compactor, a wine bar, two dishwashers, two ovens. Not shown is a prep space for the moonlighting caterer…   See the Image

  • This home office is actually two connected rooms billed as "his" and "hers" spaces. This is the guy's office, and it's the bigger of the two. It's alluring with metal and black…   See the Image

  • Originals 22 designed the chandelier, made completely of metal and weighing nearly 300 pounds. This spacious formal dining room is just the right size, with table seating for 10 guests. Use the…   See the Image

  • You have a view of the lake and woods from the master bedroom suite. The textiles — linens, bedding, drapes — are custom-made. Window shades are remote-controlled with an option for blacked-out…   See the Image

  • Jennifer Mooney: Cape Cod Cottage in West Hartford, Conn.

    After working as a fashion editor for Women's Wear Daily in New York City, Jennifer Mooney decided to move back to her hometown of West Hartford, Conn., to start a gardening design business,…   Read the Article

  • Home Exterior: Cape Cod Cottage in West Hartford, Conn.

    With the help of Realtor Lisa Sadinsky , garden designer Jen Mooney – and her two dachshunds – found this adorable brick home bordering West Hartford’s prestigious Wood Pond neighborhood.   See the Gallery

  • Jennifer Mooney: Cape Cod Cottage in West Hartford, Conn.

    Jennifer Mooney, owner of Paula’s Perennials in West Hartford, Conn., poses with her two dachshunds, Henry and Kiki, at her Cape Cod-style cottage.   See the Image

  • Home Exterior: Cape Cod Cottage in West Hartford, Conn.

    Homeowner Jennifer Mooney spruced up the home’s curb appeal by adding a mission-style wood door. Naturally, the co-owner of Paula’s Perennials also overhauled the home’s landscaping.   See the Image