4 ways to revamp your interior design with sustainable products

4 Ways to Revamp your Interior Design with Sustainable Products

Posted Posted in 2022 Trend, Interior Design, Social Responsibility, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design

4 ways to revamp your interior design with sustainable products (BPT) – Sustainability isn’t just a trend. According to a 2021 study of more than 10,000 people in 17 countries, 85% said they had changed their shopping habits to be more sustainable. Also, 34% of respondents said they were willing to pay more for sustainable products and services. The rising demand for sustainable products has shifted the focus of many industries, including the interior design sector. You may not associate sustainability with design, but these concepts aren’t mutually exclusive. In fact, many sustainable home design products are artful and unique […]

Natural Tick and Mosquito Repellent by DA Aromatherapy

Spring is here! Hiking Adventures Await! Hiking tips and more…

Posted Posted in Advertising, Environment, Essentials, Exploring Hudson Valley, Health & Wellness, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Hudson Valley Trails, Natural Beauty, Organic Living, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Travel, Vacation

Strap on your boots and hit the trails Before you head out on your next big hike, be sure to check out these Hudson Valley hiking tips. We’ve got everything from expert advice to personal stories of local trails, so you’ll be prepared with the knowledge you need to have an amazing time on your hike! If you’re ready to start planning your Hudson Valley hiking adventure, read on! How to prepare your body It might sound cliché, but you have to make sure you’re mentally ready for a hike. The most important thing to remember is that hiking is […]

2022 Top Garden Trends and Expert Tips for Success

2022 Top Garden Trends and Expert Tips for Success

Posted Posted in 2022 Trend, Farmhouse Living, Homes and Gardens, Hudson Valley Living, Organic Living, Sponsored Content, Sustainability

2022 Top Garden Trends and Expert Tips for Success (BPT) – Interest in gardening continues to blossom as more people decide to exercise their green thumb and make the most of their outdoor spaces. Whether it’s a quaint balcony, large backyard garden or front yard landscaping, gardening opportunities are bountiful. With a little creativity and some expert insight, anyone can be a successful gardener. The team at Ball Horticultural Company shares simple tips and the top trends for 2022 to inspire every type of gardener. Low maintenance, high impact Do you want a magazine-worthy landscape but don’t want to spend […]

The Future of the Electric Car is Not a Car – Meet ZOOX

The Future of the Electric Car is Not a Car – Meet ZOOX

Posted Posted in Community, Energy Efficiency, Environment, Environmental Justice, Health & Wellness, Public Health, Racial Justice, Responsibility, Social Responsibility, Sustainability, Sustainable Design, Technology, Transportation

The future of the electric car is not a car, it’s an app. The fact that electric cars are expensive to manufacture and maintain, and still have a limited range, has slowed their adoption by consumers who are accustomed to internal combustion engines. The Future of the Electric Car is Not a Car – Meet ZOOX – by Maxwell L. Alexander, EIC, Hudson Valley Style Magazine But ZOOX Technologies has been able to design an electric car that eliminates all of these disadvantages while making transportation safer, more accessible, and more convenient than ever before. It’s time to rethink the […]

Maitopia - Modern Rustic Energy Efficient Retreat in Red Hook, NY - Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander

Fresh air, inspiring design, warmth and comfort… Maitopia Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander

Posted Posted in Airbnb, Airbnb Photographer, Architectural Photography, Bathroom Design, Design, Duncan Avenue Photography Studio, Energy Efficiency, Environment, Exploring Hudson Valley, Home, Hudson Valley Design, Hudson Valley Real Estate, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Decor, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Interior Design, Kitchen Design, Modern Rustic, Outdoor Living, Real Estate, Real Estate Photography, Reclaimed Wood, Sustainability, Sustainable Design, Travel, Vacation

Escape the craziness for a few days and keep a healthy distance from the rest of the World in Maitopia, Hudson Valley’s hidden modern rustic gem in the middle of the woods in Red Hook, New York. This beautifully designed passive glass & wood modern cabin offers elegant details and the warmth that only an upstate energy-efficient retreat could. With a soaking egg tub, fires at every turn, and a year-round hot pool you will fall in love with the place and the towns nearby. Not to mention Hudson Valley parks and hiking trails that are open for business and […]

Working from Home: Managing Stress with Ease – by Fitness and Wellness Coach Maxwell Alexander – Lifestyle Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

Working from Home: Managing Stress with Ease – by Fitness and Wellness Coach Maxwell Alexander

Posted Posted in Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Maxwell Alexander, Maxwell Alexander Fitness, Maxwell Alexander Photography, New York, NYC, Organic Living, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Wellness, Work from Home

People tend to believe that home-based businesses are stress-free. Working from home can actually be stressful. Stress can have a negative impact on an individual and their work if it is not resolved properly. When corrective measures are taken and the work is organized, some stress can be reduced, but the person should remain motivated and strive to overcome it fully. Working from Home: Managing Stress with Ease – by Fitness and Wellness Coach Maxwell Alexander – Lifestyle Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York Due to the nature of home-based work, a person may feel isolated as there is […]

How to design your kitchen like a Millennial - 2019 Kitchen Design Trends - Hudson Valley Style Magazine by Designer Maxwell Alexander, Editor in Chief, Hudson Valley Style Magazine

How to design your kitchen like a Millennial – Kitchen Design Trends by Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Posted Posted in 2021, 2021 Trend, Color Trends, Design, DIY, Health & Wellness, High-End Design, Home, Homes and Gardens, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Design, Hudson Valley Designer, Hudson Valley Real Estate, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Decor, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Interior Design, Interior Design Tips, Kitchen Design, Lighting Design, Maxwell Alexander, Natural Beauty, Organic Living, Reclaimed, Reclaimed Wood, Renovation, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design, Wellness

How to design your kitchen like a Millennial – Kitchen Design Trends – Hudson Valley Style Magazine by Designer Maxwell Alexander, Editor in Chief, Hudson Valley Style Magazine Ah, Millennials, it warms my heart writing about Us – the most consciously awaken generation humans produced so far. We literally design the world around us in sync with Nature and the Universe. So what does it means to design a kitchen like a Millennial? Kitchen is the new Living Room As Millennials are awakening to the wisdom of the Cosmic Intelligence and taking into account the experience of the previous generations, we […]

How the 5G Economy Will Boost Jobs - and the Economy

How the 5G Economy Will Boost Jobs – and the Economy

Posted Posted in 2021 Trend, 5G, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Technology

(BPT) – While the nation struggles with the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the economy has taken a serious hit. At the same time, technological advances continue, including the rollout of multiple nationwide 5G networks. And this advance will be the catalyst for an economic surge — along with huge job growth in key industries. With every technological advancement comes a burst of innovation that can’t always be anticipated. For example, the leap to 4G led to innovations like ridesharing, music streaming and contactless payments. Some aspects of the 4G move helped spur the U.S. economy to recovery after the […]

6 refrigeration trends that will make your life easier

Top 6 Refrigeration Trends that Will Make Your Life Easier

Posted Posted in 2021, 2021 Trend, Home, Hudson Valley Living, Organic Living, Real Estate, Responsibility, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design, Technology, Tips, Wellness

(BPT) – The kitchen is one of the most important rooms in the house — especially now, when we’re all at home more than ever. And while we’re cooking more meals in and stocking up on necessities, having the right features and appliances can help make our lives in the kitchen easier when we all need it most. Whether you’re looking to improve capacity for storing essentials, or you simply want the most useful kitchen innovations, these are the top refrigeration trends to keep an eye on as we head into the holiday season and beyond: 1. Fast, freshly filtered […]

A Special Night at Walker Valley’s Third & Company Lakeside Restaurant by Dino Alexander, Contributing Editor, Hudson Valley Style Magazine 

A Special Night at Walker Valley’s Third & Company Lakeside Restaurant

Posted Posted in Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Restaurant, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design

Third & Company Lakeside Restaurant is an eclectic waterfront bistro in Walker Valley, New York. Tucked away from all of the hustle and bustle you would expect around a fine dining establishment, this place is the perfect getaway for anyone seeking a unique evening spot with a view. ‘Fine dining’ is what it is. And this cuisine meets all of the criteria it takes to wear that badge. But it is not necessarily the best way to categorize 3rd & Co because it has a flavor of its own. A Special Night at Walker Valley’s Third & Company Lakeside Restaurant […]

The SAVED collection brings old world traditions into the new with unique designs influenced by Victorian ephemera, French ironwork and early 20th century textiles. Each item is hand-crafted in fine, sustainably sourced Mongolian Yak Down, Cashmere and Camelhair. Designed to be loyal and lasting - A Warm Friend.

Spend Your Cozy Holidays with a Warm friend – the SAVED Collection by Sean McNanney

Posted Posted in Christmas, Essentials, Fashion, Happy Holidays, Holiday Gift Guide, Holidays, Hudson Valley Style, Made in NY, Natural Beauty, Organic Living, Outdoor Living, Responsibility, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design

The SAVED collection brings old world traditions into the new with unique designs influenced by Victorian ephemera, French ironwork, and early 20th century textiles. Each item is hand-crafted in fine, sustainably sourced Mongolian Yak Down, Cashmere, and Camelhair. Designed to be loyal and lasting – A Warm Friend. The SAVED collection brings old world traditions into the new with unique designs influenced by Victorian ephemera, French ironwork and early 20th century textiles. Each item is hand-crafted in fine, sustainably sourced Mongolian Yak Down, Cashmere and Camelhair. Designed to be loyal and lasting – A Warm Friend. YAK DOWN Yaks have […]

Putting Your Home to Work: 5 Things to Know About Solar Panels

Putting Your Hudson Valley Home to Work: 5 Things to Know About Solar Panels

Posted Posted in Hudson Valley Real Estate, Innovation, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design

As people have been spending more time at home and watching their utility bills increase, solar energy is becoming a topic of interest. In fact, even with more constrained purchasing practices in many households in the current environment, a recent Harris Poll research study revealed a 13 percent increase in consumer interest in solar energy since mid-March. That’s not surprising, given that the installation of solar panels can save homeowners hundreds of dollars in monthly utility bills, boost the value of their homes and provide peace of mind about helping the environment. Thankfully, making solar energy part of your daily […]

The Hudson Villa - Hudson Valley's Hidden Luxury Gem

The Hudson Villa – Hudson Valley’s Hidden Luxury Gem

Posted Posted in Backyard Kitchen, Bathroom Design, Beauty, Exploring Hudson Valley, Health & Wellness, Homes and Gardens, Hudson Valley Design, Hudson Valley Real Estate, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Decor, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Organic Living, Outdoor Living, Real Estate, Reclaimed, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design

The Hudson Villa – Hudson Valley’s Hidden Luxury Gem by Maxwell Alexander, Editor-in-chief, Hudson Valley Style Magazine In New York City, everything you see is dynamic, even the luxury market. The old industrial areas here are transforming into high-end bohemian neighborhoods such as Tribeca, a vacation destination frequented by VIPs and has many trendy restaurants, boutiques, and luxury apartments. There’re stylish lofts in SoHo, an old commercial place where warehouses are converted into residential studios for artists. Attracting a trendy crowd looking for spacious luxury houses are the neighborhoods of West Village, Greenwich Village, and small Italy, all of which […]

Hudson Valley Style Home Renovation Project - Woodstock, NY

Featured Hudson Valley Style Home Renovation Project: O’Connell’s Summer Residence in Woodstock, NY

Posted Posted in 2019 Trend, Airbnb, Architectural Photography, Bathroom Design, Duncan Avenue Photography Studio, Exploring Hudson Valley, High-End Design, Home, Homes and Gardens, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Design, Hudson Valley Real Estate, Hudson Valley Real Estate Photography, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Decor, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Interior Design, Kitchen Design, Landscaping, Lighting Design, Maxwell Alexander, Modern Rustic, Organic Living, Outdoor Living, Photography, Real Estate, Real Estate Photography, Reclaimed Wood, Renovation, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design

Featured Hudson Valley Style Renovation Project: Myles & Desire O’Connell Summer Residence in Woodstock, NY Interview and Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Editor in Chief / Hudson Valley Style Magazine Myles & Desire O’Connell Brooklynites Myles and Desire O’Connell were frequent visitors to the Catskills and the Hudson Valley, up until they bumped into each other on a hike near Woodstock. Soon after, Myles proposed to Desire on the top of the Panther Mountain in Shandaken. It was a matter of time for them to start thinking about putting their roots down (even just for the Summer season as it usually […]

Spring 2020 - Fashion Edition - Hudson Valley Style Magazine - Viktoria Viktorenkova - Helena Palazzi - Maxwell Alexander

The Spring 2020 Fashion Issue has arrived!

Posted Posted in 2020, Cover, Cover Story, Fashion, Health & Wellness, Helena Palazzi, High-End Design, Homes and Gardens, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Design, Hudson Valley Real Estate, Hudson Valley Real Estate Photography, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Decor, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Interior Design, Real Estate Photography, Skincare, Sponsored Content, Spring, Spring 2020 Fashion, Sustainability, Wellness

Welcome to our very first Fashion Edition! Enjoy the amazing photography work by Helena Palazzi, Alla Rodionova, and Maxwell Alexander. Plus, read the interview with Dr. Brooke Bair of Luna Dermatology to find out what’s trending in skincare this Spring… Get your copy of the 2020 Spring Fashion Issue here >>

Celebrate Spring with DA Aromatherapy's Brand New Lemongrass and Rosemary Blend - Natural Hand Sanitizer

Celebrate Spring with DA Aromatherapy’s Botanical Joy Essential Oil Blend

Posted Posted in Health, Health & Wellness, Hudson Valley, Natural Beauty, Natural Skincare, Sponsored Content, Spring, Style, Sustainability, Sustainable Design

Celebrate Spring with DA Aromatherapy’s Botanical Joy Rosemary and Lemongrass Essential Oil Blend Celebrate Spring with Our Brand New Lemongrass and Rosemary Blend! DA Aromatherapy’s Best Botanical Joy™ Hand Sanitizer Mist with Lemongrass and Rosemary Essential Oils is effective against 99.9% of common germs, viruses, and bacteria. Any hard surface at home or in public places can harbor germs and bacteria. Hands coming in contact with tabletops, desks, phones, etc pick up these germs. Our hands are one of the most frequent transmission routes for many types of infections as they come into direct contact with known portals of entry for pathogens […]

Odiele Rose Serum - Product Review

Odiele Product Review. Rose Sérum

Posted Posted in Health, Health & Wellness, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Natural Beauty, Responsibility, Skincare, Social Responsibility, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design, Wellness

For several years, I was continuously experiencing an issue with the skin on my face – dryness, and dullness. I thought, using a regular moisturizer would solve the problem – but it was not helping. Finally, I sought professional advice and quickly learned that my skin was severely dehydrated – the factor I was not familiar with before. That’s why I was very curious to try Rose Sérum by Odièle and see if it could help restore the hydration, energy, and elasticity of my skin. Odiele Product Review. Rose Sérumby Katya A Williams Rose Sérum is made of 600 Bulgarian […]

Ducalm Skincare – 2020 Style and Design Awards Nomination

Ducalm Skincare – 2020 Style and Design Awards Nomination

Posted Posted in 2020 Awards, Awards, Beauty, Beauty Products, Health, Health & Wellness, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Innovation, Natural Skincare, Organic Living, Responsibility, Skincare, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design, Wellness

Hudson Valley Style Magazine 2020 Style & Design Awards Nomination: DUCALM SKINCARE in Style & Design, Innovation, Social Responsibility, and Sustainable Design Categories. DUCALM SKINCARE WAS BORN OUT OF MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCE. – Danielle Pitts, Founder and CEO As an athlete and a person with sensitive and reactive skin, I am conscious of using non-toxic and natural ingredients, but also the need for ingredient synergy. I craved simplicity, fewer products, and efficacy. I like to go makeup-free so I like to have balanced, even skin. I also happen to be an avid multi-studio per day/week fitness addict. I wanted the […]

Support environment friendly business. Support local. Support each other.

Posted Posted in Environment, Fashion, Health, Health & Wellness, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Innovation, Reclaimed, Responsibility, Social Responsibility, Sponsored Content, Startups, Style, Sustainability, Sustainable Design

Crisis and shelter in place allowed many to reevaluate the past, contemplate the present, and wonder about the future. These critical times brought us all together by making us want to reach out to our loved ones and even reconnect with long lost friends across the world and realize how much we care about them and how happy they are to hear from us. By looking at the most recent satellite photos, we are also learning that we might not be the only ones who’s been using this time to reflect – our planet took a deep breath as well, […]

The Best Natural Hand Sanitizer

DA Aromatherapy Hand Sanitizer – Hudson Valley Style Magazine Product Review

Posted Posted in Health, Health & Wellness, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Natural Beauty, Product Review, Sponsored Content, Sustainability, Sustainable Design

This is my first time using a natural hand sanitizer – what a difference! by Katya A Williams, Sustainability and Social Responsibility Editor I love to cook, so I spend a lot of time browsing around the grocery store, where I use a lot of hand sanitizer. Calming and energizing hand sanitizer with essential oils is a life saver. I tried Zen Garden and Feel Awesome with organic lavender, peppermint, eucalyptus, and chamomile essential oils. Not only they are 99.9% effective against most germs, they also smell AMAZING and feel really good on my hands. It’s a small 2.7 oz. […]

Thought, quarantine was a vacation? Things just got serious. Continuing the conversation on the spread of COVID-19 and what to do during these unprecedented times.

Thought, quarantine was a vacation? Things just got more serious…

Posted Posted in 2020, Coronavirus, Public Health, Social Responsibility, Sponsored Content, Sustainability

To call it “strange” would be an understatement. Uncertainty and anxiety took over the globe and put the entire world on hold. Total absence of toilet paper, empty shelves in grocery stores, closure of all casinos on Las Vegas Strip, worldwide shortage of face masks and ventilators, stock market is the worst since the Great Depression, unemployment rate may soar to 30%, Olympic Games postponed for one year: Is it really happening? The Governor of New York signs an executive order to put the whole state on PAUSE, closing all nonessential offices effective at 8PM on Sunday, March 22. COVID-19 […]