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A Collision of Comfort and Style

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Comfort should never come at the expense of style, as designer Jesse Turek proves with a handsome, functional space in Long Island City.

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Dining table: West Elm Anthropologie

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Bed: Serena and Lily
Nightstands: Candelabra
Mirror: Horchow
Bedding:

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Sofa: MGBW Home
Throw: Happy Habitat
Side table: Horchow
Coffee Table: Kathy…

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Sofa: MGBW Home
Throw: Happy Habitat
Side table: Horchow
Coffee Table: Kathy…

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An Understated, Elegant Apartment in Queens

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Staying away from bling and bright colors, Homepolish designer Meaghan Kimball helped a couple in Queens bring tasteful sophistication to their apartment.

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In the kitchen (and also in the bedroom), a gorgeous Jenna Snyder Phillips print adds…

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After Melissa and Max Most finished renovating their Queens apartment, they went to…

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A sleek island gives way the dining area and living room.

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Meaghan was so relieved to find two clients with such clean and sophisticated taste.…

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The aqua blue map over the muted sofa adds just the right amount of flair.

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In the living room, the sofa, rug, and table were already in place. Meaghan had to…

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To offset the saturated Persian rug already in the bedroom, Melissa specified navy…

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And she swapped out most of the light fixtures, finding new artful ones from Rejuvenation.

A Richly Textured Studio for Poppy+Pima

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Homepolish designer Michael Groth and textile fabricator Gina Rockenwagner have been friends since childhood. You could say that he was destined to one day create her Queens-based studio for her sustainable fashion line.

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Never one to skimp on details, Michael included a lounge area with wicker chairs from…

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Everything in the space seems to pop with color and texture from Gina's own textiles…

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For Gina's desk area, Michael actually sourced a table from Evanston, Illinois. The…

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A small inspiration wall helps Gina keep track of trending tastes and new ideas.

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When it came to the tabletop area, Michael decided to make a custom piece for Gina.…

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When Gina Rockenwagner, founder of sustainable and ethical fashion line Poppy+Pima

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Found items and a vintage knit poster are layered in a corner of the office.

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And check out the clothes! What sets them apart? We asked Gina: "All our products are…