A Fifth Avenue Renovation by Gil Schafer

If you are a designer you are fortunate when you have a relationship with repeat clients that blossoms into a wonderful friendship. In the case of Gil Schafer, one such couple called upon him to renovate a farmhouse over 20 years ago which marked the beginning of many projects together (over 15 in all!). In their […]

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TRADITIONAL STYLE IN GREENWICH VILLAGE

I feel like I haven’t posted about a great house in a while. What’s up with that? Well, today we take a look inside the home of the architect couple Anne Fairfax and Richard Sammons, owners of the architecture firm Fairfax & Sammons. They purchased the 1,200 square foot Greenwich Village home in 2000 from the estate […]

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A LAST LOOK AT THE OBAMA FAMILY IN THE WHITE HOUSE

There has been a lot of buzz about the pictures Architectural Digest published online and in their December issue featuring the White House interiors designed by Los Angeles designer Michael Smith for the Obama family. From the looks of it, President Obama and his daughters, Malia (left) and Sasha, have made themselves at home as they […]

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