From Designers

Designer Profile: Kate Rheinstein Brodsky

For Kate Rheinstein Brodsky, decorating is in the blood. As the daughter of celebrated designer Suzanne Rheinstein, Kate grew up familiar with the world of chintz and top drawer antiques. And while tradition informs her designs, Brodsky, who owns a colorful shop on the Upper East Side, adds a cool, New York spin that’s all…

Designer Profile: Jenny Wolf

Jenny Wolf opened her New York design firm in 2011, and in just six short years, her projects have been splashing the pages of our favorite print magazines and design sites. Just what makes this young designer’s eye so covetable? Wolf, who hails from the South and got her career started at Ralph Lauren, creates interiors…

Designer Profile: CeCe Barfield

New York-based designer CeCe Barfield may be the new kid on the block, but she’s anything but green. Following a stint at Vogue, she worked for Bunny Williams, eventually becoming Senior Designer before opening her eponymous firm in 2015. Named to House Beautiful’s “Next Wave” list of designers, Barfield imbues her projects with a refined,…

Designer Profile: Jaime Walters

Jaime Walters has been an active member of the design community for more than a decade. Fusing contemporary and classic elements with her signature global aesthetic, Walters brings her knowledge of home products and design build to create interiors that are unique to each client. Having worked extensively as a designer and as project manager…

Designer Profile: O&S

The expat design duo Catherine Olasky and Maximilian Sinsteden have made their mark with projects in Dublin, Nantucket, Austin, Connecticut and beyond in just 7 years. The globe-trotters both studied under the greats- including Bunny Williams, Charlotte Moss, and David Easton- and their method reflects the polished and meticulous approach to design and expertise that…

Designer Profile: Tatum Kendrick

Tatum Kendrick is the founder and creative director of Studio Hus and You’re So Baby, a lifestyle concept shop with a boldly feminine point of view. She believes she was put on this earth to create livable spaces filled with interest, soul, and spirit. Collaborating with numerous talented artists, Tatum and her design team create and…

Designer Profile: Rajni Alex

Rajni Alex breathes new life into traditional forms and classic pieces with a healthy dose of color and pattern. The Bronxville designer doesn’t shy from any style or period, believing an artful blend of old and new makes for eclectic yet balanced spaces for everyday living. What inspired this career path for you? As a…

Designer Profile: Philip Gorrivan

Raised by a French Moroccan mother and Yankee father, it comes as no surprise that Philip Gorrivan’s designs are defined by a sense of gutsiness. The Manhattan-based decorator is confident mixing saturated colors and exotic patterns with stately New England antiques and heirlooms, striking a masterful balance between whimsical and refined. What inspired this career…

Designer Profile: Leslie Banker

Leslie Banker of Pamela Banker Associates honed her craft under her prestigious interior designer mom, Pamela Banker. Specializing in sophisticated comfort, her interiors consist of warm colors and clean lines. What inspired this career path for you?  My mother, Pamela Banker, started her design firm in the 1960s, so I literally grew up surrounded by…

Designer Profile: Jean de Merry

Christian Darnaud-Maroselli and Jean De Merry created their furniture line with a mission to marry old-world techniques with a new perspective. The result: a French deco-inspired collection of lighting, case goods, seating, and decorative art pieces that showcase rich materials (think: luxe shagreen, delicate parchment, burnished bronze) for a look that’s fresh, sleek, unexpected, and…