The bedroom vestibule by Mark D. Sikes has a tented ceiling using blue-and-white striped and ikat fabric from his collection with Schumacher during the 2018 Kips Bay Decorator Show House in New York City. The room also includes a carved table and fabric ottoman, matching lamps and vases and artwork.
A living space by B.A. Torrey for the Kips Bay Decorator Show House 2018 is sultry yet sophisticated with rich charcoal walls, a chunky stone fireplace and metallic detailing. The room is full of contrasting texture, from plush velvet upholstery to brass furniture to a gold-foiled ceiling and gold light fixtures, keeping it playful and exciting.
Luxury wallpaper depicting the Italian countryside is a tranquil backdrop for this room by Michael Herold Design for the Kips Bay Decorator Show House 2018. Antiques and gold leaf lighting combine with modern art and metallic details, such as the brass railing and dresser handles. The various patterns and visual designs are inspired by Herold’s recent trip to Europe.
The textured headboard in this modern black-white-and-red-all-over bedroom was designed by Charles Pavarini for the 2012 Kips Bay Decorator Show House, which benefits the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club. A mirrored wall behind the headboard dons butterfly details and echoes the look of the floating bedside shelves and mirrored ottoman at the foot of the bed.
Designer Alexa Hampton’s living room, called “Olympia Folly,” exudes neoclassicist style with fabric-draped walls and a ceiling painted by Chuck Fischer to look as if it was tented. She merged rich fabrics and patterns, including animal skin, along with temple artwork, a Klismos chair and even a Roman helmet. The room was in the 2018 Kips Bay Decorator Show House in New York City.
A wallcovering showcasing Southern plant and animal life is a dramatic design decision in a grand mirrored stairwell with a sunlight. Savage Interior Design completed the space for a Kips Bay Decorator Show House in New York City. MJ Atelier hand-applied plaster for the custom wallcovering. The black-and-white stairwell has a wrought iron railing and hardwood floors, while the landing has a dark sofa and nesting cocktail tables.
This luxury sitting room by Steilish Interiors & Architecture for the Kips Bay Decorator Show House has a palette of gold, black and blush. The floors are black stone tiles. The block wallpaper is by Strié and applied to depict a stone facade, according to the designers. The ceiling has a branch pattern, and the oversized photograph is of Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta in Siena. The room also has angular and curved furniture in blush and gold tones.
A sophisticated luxury salon designed by Drake/Anderson for the 2018 Kips Bay Decorator Show House brings together classicism and modernism wrapped in saffron, umber and ocher hues. The contemporary room has a crystal beaded and sequined chandelier, an upholstered velvet sofa in ocher and 19th century chairs covered with geometric fabric. The coffee tables are asymmetrical with brass and tiger’s eye gemstone. Statement pieces include abstract art and a bronze sculpture. The room opens to a mirrored bar.