The 1stdibs founder opens up two of his glamorous houses
Bruno, the aesthete-cum-tech mogul (and admitted Paris flea-market addict), has made a fortune from helping others live stylishly. So it should come as no surprise that the founder of the recently launched design app Housepad practices—nay, personifies—his own lofty domestic dogma.
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For tech entrepreneur Trevor Traina and his wife Alexis Swanson Traina, a historic Napa Valley home is an ideal respite from city life
The drive from San Francisco to the Napa Valley takes only a little more than an hour, but for tech entrepreneur and IfOnly CEO Trevor Traina and his wife, Swanson Vineyards creative director Alexis Swanson Traina, the two places feel as far away from each other as possible.
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At the new Whitney, the director’s aerie is a photorealistic reflection of its occupant
The one thing you’re always aware of in this building is that you’re on an island,” says Adam Weinberg, director of the Whitney Museum of American Art, sitting on a wire-mesh Bertoia chair in his eighth-floor office. “You always have a sense of place.”
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Michael Bruno, the mastermind behind 1stdibs, aims to again revolutionize the design world
Keeping up with Michael Bruno is an impossible feat. Always two steps ahead, he’s the kind of guy you meet up with to hear about his just-launched design app, Housepad, only to see him for coffee a few weeks later and learn that, in the intervening time, he’s bought two ... More
Julie Carlson, editor-in-chief of Remodelista, on the beautiful, practical move towards the "unkitchen"
When Julianne Moore remodeled her 19th-century Greek Revival townhouse, she airlifted the basement kitchen up to the parlor floor, turning her 13-foot-by-20-foot living room into an eat-in-kitchen-cum-family-room. There, a long minimalist dining table runs across the art-filled space between a black marble fireplace and a modern kitchen counter, all ... More
The reality TV star is returning to the Jersey Shore, but it's not what you think
Nicole Polizzi is a lot of things to a lot of different people—partier on the Jersey Shore and Snooki and JWOWW, dance partner on Dancing With the Stars, author of A Shore Thing, mom of two, and wife. Now, the pint-sized small screen persona adds interior decorator to that list.
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The domestic kingpin pulls back the curtain on the pieces that render his private spaces a stylish refuge
If anyone is an expert on how to turn a house into a home, it’s Maxwell Ryan. As CEO and founder of Apartment Therapy, Ryan has led the company’s expansion from a weekly e-newsletter in 2004 to the hugely influential website it is today. Alongside sister site More