As a designer, how do you create an Irish pub and game room without turning it into a cliché? In this case, you simply follow the lead of your client and pair it with a smart design sensibility. This bar was made literally from nothing. “In this home, there was a two-and-a-half-story living room that the client never liked. It felt cold, too open, and uninviting. To make this space, we gave the living room nine-foot ceilings and then converted the remaining one and a half stories into a bar,” says Laurie Deliman-Burke, ASID, CID, owner of LD Burke Designs of Monmouth Beach, New Jersey. Read more….