In With A Bang: Romo’s Grand Re-Opening

Hear that? It’s Romo, still buzzing from their showroom’s grand opening at the DDB Spring Market, in which they attracted people like moths. The party was set with a photo booth, bar, and DJ, Michael K. Lopez, who created Prada U.S.’s in-store music mixes. The room swarmed with the industry’s elite editors and designers, eager […]

Dedar Demos for the Junior Designer

Dedar and De Mott will soon co-host a window treatment demonstration and workshop in their New York D&D showroom on July 23rd. Dedar is dedicating the Dedar Demos series for the junior level designers in the trade, giving them an up-close look to various upholstery processes. De Mott, drapery experts, will be working with Dedar […]

How [She] Built This

Cheryl Eisen is the complete package, and so is her company. Interior Marketing Group, most commonly known as IMG, is indubitably the most successful zero-investment company to organically grow into a hybrid company that New York nor the rest of the country was prepared to bat against; a company that’s 90% led by a “female […]

Teak Chic

We know the quality of Gloster wood furniture pieces, and Gloster knows it too. Founded in West Africa in the 1960s, Gloster’s mission has always been to produce thoughtfully made furniture pieces with enhanced natural elements and can be traced back to honest and ethical practice. Having sustainable materials and systems in place makes the […]

DDB’s Design Confidential Spring Market

On May 22nd, the D&D Building hosted their annual Spring Market and designers didn’t just talk paint tips or where they seek inspiration. This Market, we widened the scope of conversation to stories that made us laugh, cry and learn a lot about the human truths within the design trade, which involved many untold secrets […]

Let’s Talk Tech

The Decorative Furnishings Association, DFA, is an organization made up of business leaders who are committed to energizing the services that the design industry brings to society, educating trade members on best practices in design, encouraging the use of technology in design, and gathering professionals together to maintain industry-wide awareness and inspiration. Leading member of […]

Redefining Glamour with Jeff Andrews

Jeff Andrews. You know him for the warmth of his Interiors and demeanor, and his stylish, wide-ranging projects that always have a fresh take on ‘California dreamin’. From clients like Ryan Seacrest to the Kardashians, Andrew’s balance and ease in his aesthetic and approach contribute to his success. Living and running a business near the […]

ON TAP: 2019 Kips Bay Decorator Show House

There are 23 spaces at this year’s New York Kips Bay Decorator Show House and we were transported in each one. Between the landscape murals, embossed mirrors and mirrored backdrops; there was no boredom to be had as we traveled between time zones and time periods. Trends accompanied us, as do the belongings of the […]

If You Can See It, You Can Be It

“If You Can See It, You Can Be It”, a sentiment stemming from the idea that what we see cultivated in our worlds and at the heads of our industries can determine how we exist in it or see ourselves fit. But what we don’t discuss enough is how we participate in changing the tide […]


Legendary Interior Designer, Kerry Joyce, will be making an appearance at the D&D Building’s Spring Market on May 22nd and we thought we would connect with the universally celebrated designer beforehand. In the following Q&A, Joyce articulately shares his thoughts on design trends, “design then vs. now”, and what it means to create intangible luxury. […]