<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - Open House]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/blogs/open-house http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.com en-us Thu, 03 Sep 2015 11:14:09 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2015 11:14:09 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Home DIY: Create a Room For Two]]> Thu, 13 Aug 2015 11:10:06 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/OH+Web+Extra+Brynne.jpg
Interior designer Brynne Rinderknecht creates a room for two in a one-bedroom home.]]>
<![CDATA[Tour a Sag Harbor Greek Revival Mansion]]> Mon, 10 Aug 2015 12:41:16 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/WEB_VIDEOS_67_A_BLOCK_Hampton_Street_Sag_Harbor.jpg
67 Hampton in Sag Harbor is a historic home built by a whaling merchant in 1835. With plenty of original detail, this home is cozy, charming and as you’ll see one of a kind. This episode was hosted from...]]>
<![CDATA[Opulence and Comfort In One Beautiful Manor]]> Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:58:29 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/WEB_VIDEOS_B_BLOCK_168_Dune_Road_Quogue_NY.jpg
168 Dune Road is a beautiful manor in Quogue that has everything you would want in a weekend retreat. Interior designer Lisa Simek gives us a closer look. This episode was hosted from 53 Greene St., New York. ]]>
<![CDATA[Ocean Living at Its Finest in Sagaponack]]> Sun, 09 Aug 2015 09:39:36 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-08-09+at+9.38.14+AM.png
719 Daniels Lane in Sagaponack is a modern home perfect for entertaining and filled with architectural details that blur the line between inside and outside. This episode was hosted from 53 Greene St., New York....]]>
<![CDATA[A Hamptons Barn Reimagined]]> Mon, 10 Aug 2015 12:41:40 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/Screen+Shot+2015-08-09+at+9.34.50+AM.png
Architect and designer Erica Broberg shows us around her re-imagining of a classic East Hampton barn, drawing inspiration from the barns of her childhood. This episode was hosted from 53 Greene St., New York. ]]>
<![CDATA[Family-Friendly Designs That Will Transform Your Home]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:10:23 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1312-A-DL-KEITH_BALTIMORE.jpg
Interior designer Keith Baltimore is known for his urbane and energetic use of color which is just what his clients wanted in their family home. He took what was a typical colonial on a quiet suburban street and...]]>
<![CDATA[A Tropical Paradise Home Rich In History]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:00:57 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5302-A-SQFT-631_PARRA_GRANDE.jpg
631 Parra Grande is a celebrated estate in Santa Barbara. It’s affectionately called “El Fureidis” which means “tropical paradise” and with its mountain and ocean views it’s easy to see how this estate got...]]>
<![CDATA[Find Serenity at This Vineyard Estate]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:51:26 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5302-B-SQFT-10_SERENITY_LANE_1200x675_493461571799.jpg
10 Serenity Lane is a vineyard estate set amidst more than 100 acres of rolling hills. This sprawling estate has it all, a custom pool, banquet sized dining, massive wine cellar, and so much more.]]>
<![CDATA[Tour a Yorba Linda Home With Panoramic Views]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:11:00 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/5301_4745_GREEN_CREST_DR.jpg
4745 Green Crest Dr. is a custom-built home 40 miles outside of Los Angeles in Yorba Linda, Orange County. The panoramic views of the mountains, city lights and oceans are enough to go inside and take a tour of...]]>
<![CDATA[Inside The Spanish-Style Abode of True Religion Founder]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 17:05:14 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/5301_KYM_GOLD-MALIBU.jpg
We’re at the Malibu beach house of Kym Gold, co-founder of jeans brand True Religion. Her estate features breathtaking ocean views, bright interiors and just the right amount of designer touches.]]>
<![CDATA[At Home With “The Leather King”]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 17:02:56 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/1311_285_LAFAYETTE_ST.jpg
285 Lafayette is a luxury loft in Soho that features classic loft details including soaring ceilings, exposed wood beams, cast-iron columns and gorgeous tall windows. The current owner, who is known as...]]>
<![CDATA[Classic UES Townhouse You Want To Call Home]]> Sat, 25 Jul 2015 16:32:55 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/1311_182_E94TH_ST.jpg
182 E 94th St. is a classic townhouse on the Upper East Side. From the private luxury master suite to the tricked-out roof deck, you will definitely want to take a look around.]]>
<![CDATA[Modern, Soulful Style For The Home]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:12:17 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/1311_APHROCHIC.jpg
Aphrochic is a husband and wife design team known for their design philosophy of modern, soulful style that embraces culture. Come inside their Brooklyn home to see how they artfully mixed African and French...]]>
<![CDATA[Waterfalls Inside an NYC Pad]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 16:54:31 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/1311_121_W15TH_ST.jpg
121 W 15th St. is a city property that truly has that wow factor. Take a look inside! This episode of Open House was hosted at 560 W 24th St., New York.]]>
<![CDATA[A Sam Allen Design Project]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 16:44:56 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/216*120/1311_SAM_ALLEN.jpg
Interior designer Sam Allen first burst into the design scene when he was a teenager. His style is clean, yet bold, glamorous and everything in between. Take a look at one of his latest design projects...]]>
<![CDATA[Tour an Exquisite Waterfront Estate]]> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 17:34:24 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-18+at+5.32.56+PM.png
188 Long Neck Point Road is in Darien, Connecticut, where you will be impressed by nearly 15,000 square feet of exquisite detail. Take a look inside! This episode of Open House was taped at 33 West...]]>
<![CDATA[Tour an UES Property With Fredrik Eklund]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:59:13 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-18+at+5.45.32+PM.png
“Million Dollar Listing New York’s” Fredrik Eklund takes Sara Gore on a tour of one of his prime listings on the Upper East Side. Take a look inside 162A East 71st St. This episode of Open House was taped at 33...]]>
<![CDATA[Eclectic Glamour and Style at Every Turn]]> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 17:43:37 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-18+at+5.41.39+PM.png
We join designer Robin Baron at her client’s pied-a-terre on the Upper East Side. She created a modern chic apartment that’s perfect for entertaining. This episode of Open House was taped at 33 West 71st...]]>
<![CDATA[Coast To Coast Design Inspiration]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:59:28 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-18+at+5.36.03+PM.png
We’re inside 4 Tulane Dr. with the design team Ornstein Rabiner as they went for the wow factor in their client’s home. They definitely didn’t disappoint. This episode of Open House was taped at 33...]]>
<![CDATA[Retreat To a Custom Villa on the Beach]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:59:00 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-18+at+5.16.31+PM.png
33 Smithcliffs Road is a custom villa in Laguna Beach. Once you enter the home, you’ll immediately notice the soaring ceilings and gorgeous ocean views. This episode of Open House was taped at 33 West 71st St....]]>
<![CDATA[Laid-Back California Style]]> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 17:14:46 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-18+at+5.12.39+PM.png
We’re with designer Trip Haenisch at one of his latest projects in Beverly Hills. Trip’s signature design aesthetic consists of sophisticated, collected spaces with a laid-back twist that embodies quintessential...]]>
<![CDATA[Inside a Watermill Modern Beach House]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 14:23:17 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-12+at+2.22.09+PM.png
1320 Flying Point is a modern beach house in Watermill perched high upon the dunes over the exact point where Mecox Bay meets the Atlantic. This episode of Open House was taped at The Baker House 1650 in...]]>
<![CDATA[Dapper and Dignified Home Design]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 14:18:32 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-12+at+2.16.58+PM.png
We’re in East Hampton With designers Anishka and Niya of Ishka Designs. They’re dedicated to the ethos that less is more, creating efficiently stylish and sophisticated interiors. This episode of Open House was]]>
<![CDATA[Tour an Enchanting Hamptons Estate]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 13:21:45 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-12+at+2.11.39+PM.png
41 Halsey Lane in Watermill manages to be both opulent and tranquil. It's a fully furnished design concept by James Michael Howard. The 12,000 square feet house overlooks bucolic farm fields with...]]>
<![CDATA[At Home With Designer Gideon Mendelson]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 14:07:12 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-12+at+2.04.10+PM.png
Interior designer Gideon Mendelson is all about layers, and as you peel away the layers, you’ll discover a mix of textures, colors, styles and just the right does of drama. Take a tour of his home.]]>
<![CDATA[How To Entertain In The Hamptons]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 13:41:46 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-12+at+1.38.20+PM.png
Sara Gore joins Annie Falk, author of “Hamptons Entertaining: Creating Occasions To Remember,” as she shares inspiring ideas for table settings, menus and more. This episode of Open House was taped at The Baker...]]>
<![CDATA[This Week: We're Headed To The Hamptons]]> Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:48:14 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Hamptons+promo.jpg
Don't miss an all-new Open House with Sara Gore this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]>
<![CDATA[At Home With Emma Jane Pilkington]]> Sat, 06 Jun 2015 14:32:53 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/1305_EMMA_JANE_PILKINGTON_WEB.jpeg
Designer Emma Jane Pilkington got her start in the fashion world but quickly made her mark in interior design. Emma takes us inside her Greenwich, Connecticut home. This episode of Open House was taped at...]]>
<![CDATA[Carroll Gardens Living At Its Finest]]> Sat, 06 Jun 2015 14:30:21 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/1305_422_UNION_ST_WEB.jpeg
442 Union is a brand new home built in the style of an open and airy loft. Join broker Brian Lewis for an energetic take on the classic neighborhood townhouse in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Carroll Gardens.]]>
<![CDATA[A Renovated Barn Makes an Incredible Home]]> Mon, 08 Jun 2015 14:54:04 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/1305_93_ROXITICUS_RD_WEB.jpeg
83 Roxiticus is in Far Hills, New Jersey and sits on five and a half acres and has nearly 10,000 square feet of living space. Homeowner Alice Tol takes us on a tour. This episode of Open House was taped at...]]>
<![CDATA[An Industrious and Stylish Restoration]]> Sat, 06 Jun 2015 14:35:51 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/1305_JAMES_RAMSEY_AND_JENNIFER_BLUMIN_WEB.jpeg
We head to the Tribeca loft of architect James Ramsey and his wife Jennifer Blumin. They are both known for the stylish restoration of gritty and forgotten historic spaces which is no surprise when you consider...]]>
<![CDATA[Hewitt Castle Is an Architectural Treasure]]> Sat, 06 Jun 2015 14:35:15 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/5295_HEWITT_CASTLE_WEB.jpeg
Built in 1922, Hewitt Castle was designed to be a replica of a Spanish castle. The current owners purchased the estate over 40 years and made it their mission to restore this historic home. This episode of Open...]]>
<![CDATA[Inside The Famous Farralone Estate]]> Sat, 06 Jun 2015 14:34:22 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/5295_9361_FARRALONE_AVE_WEB.jpeg
9361 Farralone Ave. has been the backdrop of movie scenes, TV shows, music videos and major A-list parties. Ava Gardner, Marilyn Monroe and Frank Sinatra are just some of the Hollywood stars linked to this...]]>
<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Thu, 04 Jun 2015 17:25:53 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/1305_5295_WEB_PROMO.jpg
Catch an all-new Open House with Sara Gore this weekend on NBC. Sundays 8:30AM on NBC 4 New York. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]>
<![CDATA[Ryan Serhant’s Ritz-Carlton Tour]]> Mon, 01 Jun 2015 17:38:38 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-01+at+4.53.21+PM.png
10 West St. is an extraordinary penthouse in the Ritz-Carlton in Battery Park City. The 10-room space features amazing views of the Hudson River and Ryan Serhant of Bravo’s “Million Dollar Listing New York”...]]>
<![CDATA[The Altman Brothers Show a “Million Dollar Listing”]]> Sat, 30 May 2015 17:18:08 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-05-30+at+5.16.37+PM.png
We’re in Los Angeles with the Altman brothers from Bravo’s “Million Dollar Listing LA” as they give a tour of an impressive modern contemporary. This episode of Open House was taped at 118 E 83rd St., New York....]]>
<![CDATA[Inside The Dolores del Rio Estate]]> Sat, 30 May 2015 17:13:03 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2015-05-30+at+5.11.36+PM.png
1903 Outpost Dr. was a labor of love for the owner, who spent 17 years meticulously restoring the estate which was built in 1927. It was the home of silver screen star Dolores del Rio, who became one of...]]>
<![CDATA[The Hunt: To Rent or To Buy (Part 2)]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 13:50:41 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/1303_THE_HUNT_P2.jpg
We’re with Coldwell Banker agent Jill Biggs and her client Victoria, who is deciding whether it’s time to go from renter to first-time buyer. Jill is showing Victoria a rental in Jersey City that may help...]]>
<![CDATA[European-Style Living in Malibu]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 17:00:02 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/5293_29208_CLIFFSIDE_DR.jpg
29208 Cliffside Drive is a gorgeous European-style villa located on over an acre on Point Dume Bluff in Malibu. You don’t want to miss the panoramic views from Santa Monica Bay and beyond.]]>
<![CDATA[The Hunt: To Rent or To Buy (Part 1)]]> Sat, 30 May 2015 18:04:03 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/1303_THE_HUNT_P1.jpg
Coldwell Banker agent Jill Biggs is helping her client Victoria tackle the dilemma of buying or renting. Check out two amazing properties Jill has in mind for her — the first one in Jersey City.]]>