New York Cottages & Gardens - October 2015

50 Years of Design at the D&D

Known nationally and internationally as the world’s most important home to over 130 showrooms, the DDB represents more than 3,000 leading manufacturers dedicated to the very best in residential and business interior furnishings, educational opportunities, and resource information.

New York Properties Designed by Richard Mishaan, Jennifer Post, and More Are On the Market

Why renovate and restyle when you can pick up a pad that has already been done to the nines—by some of New York’s most sophisticated decorators, to boot? Designer Richard Mishaan spared no expense (or none of his clients’ expense, that is) when he decorated a 6,300-square-foot apartment at 101 Warren Street in Tribeca, paneling a 65-foot-long living room with macassar ebony millwork, sheathing the master bathroom in Bizazza mosaic tiles, and plopping in a Duravit Starck oval tub.

On the Market: Westchester County District Attorney Jeanine Pirro's Flagler Matthews Estate

After putting so many people in the big house, Jeanine Pirro, who is now the host of the Fox News legal-analysis show Justice with Judge Jeanine, is getting out of her own big house—a European-style manor in Rye’s prestigious Flagler Matthews estate area, listed for $4.995 million with Michele Flood of Coldwell Banker Real Estate.

Trending: Private Dining at Some of New York’s White-Glove Buildings

Think the Polo Lounge on a Saturday night is the toughest table in town? Think again. A handful of upscale New York buildings boast private dining rooms reserved for the exclusive use of their residents. The practice started in the days of Edith Wharton, when apartment living was new and former denizens of private mansions took comfort knowing that they could dine among themselves rather than among the great unwashed.

The 2015 NYC&G Innovation in Design Awards Winners: Architecture

The winning project in the Architecture category of the 2015 NYC&G Innovation in Design Awards came from Carol Kurth Architecture. Opacic Architects was the runner-up and Foz Design, Mitchell Studio, and Wellbuilt Company were named as finalists.

The 2015 NYC&G Innovation in Design Awards Winners: Bath Design

The winning project in the Bath Design category of the 2015 NYC&G Innovation in Design Awards came from Drew McGukin Interiors. BergDesign Architecture was the runner-up and DHD, Gail Green Interiors, and Carol Kurth Architecture were named as finalists.

The 2015 NYC&G Innovation in Design Awards Winners: Garden Design

Janice Parker Landscape Architects the winner of the 2015 NYC&G Innovation in Design Awards in the Garden Design category and Glen Gate Company was the runner-up. Finalists were Conte & Conte, Barry Goralnick, and Sean Jancski Landscape Architects.

The 2015 NYC&G Innovation in Design Awards Winners: Interior Design

Glenn Gissler Design won the Interior Design category at the 2015 NYC&G Innovation in Design Awards. The runner-up was Marcia Tucker Interiors, while Dale Cohen Design Studio, Haver & Skolnick Architects, and Lori Margolis Interiors were all finalists.