Bungalow Hotel, designed by Cortney and Robert Novogratz

New York’s brightest stars of interior design share their style secrets.

 
  Michelle Adams

WHAT'S YOUR MOST PRIZED POSSESSION?
MICHELLE ADAMS
Editor in chief, Lonny magazine

A Polaroid photo of Cath Kidston and me, taken at her home in London

JOHN BARMAN
Interior designer
My scrapbooks—leatherbound collections of souvenirs and inspirations I’ve gathered over time.

NINA FREUDENBERGER
Owner and principal, Haus Interior
An antique drawing of a German Shepherd, matted in purple velvet, found at the Paris flea market. 

AMANDA NISBET
Founder, Amanda Nisbet Design
A portrait of my dear grandmother, who loved to throw parties. She reigns over the dining room.

 
Jonathan Adler  

MADELINE WEINRIB
Textile designer, Madeline Weinrib
A painting by René Ricard.

WHERE DO YOU FEEL MOST INSPIRED?
JONATHAN ADLER
Potter and interior designer
I get all my best ideas in my sleep. I keep a pad by my bed and sometimes I wake up to incomprehensible gibberish and sometimes, pure gold!

BOBBY BERK
Creative director, Bobby Berk Home
Places where old and new exist in harmony. Shanghai is a perfect example, with ultramodern buildings perfectly designed to enhance the architectural wonders of the 19th century.

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