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Blog by South Florida Yacht Designer Patrick Knowles focusing on yacht design, private aircraft design, luxury residential design and overall interior design from Fort Lauderdale to an international market.

More Than A Hobby – It’s a Lifestyle

More Than A Hobby – It’s a Lifestyle

The superyacht is not only the ultimate home away from home and travel, but it is the ultimate play space for the luxury set.  Designing for the superyacht owner’s niche tastes, preferred hobbies and individual preferences requires specialty expertise in design...

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The Luxury of Staying Home

The Luxury of Staying Home

As travel has halted across the world due to COVID-19, most people are in self-isolation in their house, condo or apartment, and for those who can - even on superyachts. Yes, superyacht social distancing is as luxurious as it sounds, but a lot of planning goes into...

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The South Florida Superyacht Lifestyle

The South Florida Superyacht Lifestyle

Finding the Best Spots to Dock, Dine, and Dance You have a yacht. You’re in the yachting capital of the world (Fort Lauderdale) and within sailing distance of Miami, Palm Beach and beyond. On the Atlantic coast of South Florida, the superyacht experience flourishes...

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Designing the Superyacht Table

Designing the Superyacht Table

The notable Southern writer Pat Conroy once said that “A recipe is a story that ends with a good meal.” Setting the perfect table on a superyacht is like setting the scene for a great dining story.“Dinners are defined as the ultimate act of communion; men that can...

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Superyacht Design For The Seafaring Family

Superyacht Design For The Seafaring Family

"A sailor's joys are as simple as a child's." - Bernard Moitessier, SailorPHOTOGRAPHER: Kristina StrobelA child’s delight and wonder of the natural world, especially the sea, is something special to behold, as well as to treasure and even work to emulate when it comes...

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