Florida Becomes a Trendsetter in Outdoor Furnishings
Florida’s year-round subtropical climate makes it a leader
in outdoor style and a magnet for outdoor furnishing companies the
With thousands of miles of beaches and beautiful warm weather, it
seems only natural that the focus of luxury living would extend to
the outdoors. High-end designers and manufacturers are embracing the
demand for outdoor furnishings, producing fresh ideas for outdoor
living. In this issue of Florida Design, we feature the latest in
We’ve profiled Miami Dolphins Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino’s
pool house, with
architecture by William Taylor and interior design by Phyllis Taylor.
It features a waterfall Jacuzzi spa, volleyball court and putting
green. They put just as much attention to detail into the exterior
as they did the interior.
In addition, this issue includes the finest in furniture that resists
the elements — high-style hammocks, teak chairs, and Mirotex
fiber sofas and tables that join to form living areas outside the
We are also happy to report that our circulation has increased approximately
30 percent in Florida from a year ago — a testament to our commitment
to bring Florida Design to more and more readers.
Publisher Jeff Lichtenstein