Interviews

From fellow innovators to leading-edge design experts, we find inspiration in one another.

Gain perspective. Pursue awareness. Seek innovation. Whether you are long-standing creative or an aspiring student of design, your creative vision and design skill set are stimulated by the work of your creative associates. Every craftsman and experienced stylist, like you, grows from being around other designers. You ask questions and value new perspectives. You seek new ideas that shape and expand your ability and aesthetic.

Artists and designers pull from one another—to carve the way for future design endeavors.

 

So to us, you are the relentless recreator—and we are your idea facilitator. We want to encourage relationships between like-minded stylists. Our purpose here is to showcase and highlight other inspiring architects, designers, contractors, and artists within your urban tribe so you can follow their success, and we can follow yours.

You can then discover the detail that went into that modern Asian-fusion restaurant everyone's talking about. You can discover all you can about the concept store that’s expanding into nearly every neighborhood. You can compare your brewery design to a rendering already in the works. Ultimately, you can be confident knowing what works and what doesn't. You can develop your individual creative process and dabble in a new approach. And you can see incredible examples of what’s considered design success.

Read on as we interview New York City’s highly regarded creators and renovators making a splash in or outside your creative circle.

Products with Purpose

Get to know some of our favorite socially aware and environmentally conscious retailers that use design to do good.

Complexly Designed

Take a seat and find out what Los Angeles–based designer Lex Lee has to say about her award-winning furniture designs.

Stroke of Brilliance

New York architect and designer Krista Ninivaggi, founder of K&Co, shares her unique insights on hospitality design and the candy-coated color ...

Personal Stylist

Stylist Christina Wressell spots 10 color and design trends, from shibori pillows to layered coffee tables to bold ceramics.

Stage Directions

Barbara Brock, of New York City staging company Sold With Style, shares the secrets of how color can help real estate fly off the market.