Midcentury

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A Sleek, Glamorous West Village Reno

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Under the expert eye of Homepolish's Becky Shea, a New York apartment that was originally a printing house gave way to a striking residential space.

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The kitchen is a modernist's dream... white countertops and cabinetry, stainless steel…

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The dining chairs are one of Becky's favorite finds, all the way from Plantation…

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In a 1898 former printing house in the West Village, Homepolish designer Becky Shea…

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Not to mention, sheepskin moments. We imagine sitting on this would feel about the…

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Accents of luxury shine through from brass side tables to blush pink rugs.

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See that guy in the corne by the Eames lounger? As Becky tells us, that's Calvin the…

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Love this moment. Don't have enough shelving? In a window that looks directly onto…

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Chrome and mirror finishes frame the marble for a sleek look.

A Bright, Breathtaking Apartment in Brooklyn Heights

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In a building originally built as a warehouse in 1928, Homepolish's Emma Lesser took the sweeping space and transformed it into a contemporary heaven.

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In a former warehouse space in Brooklyn Heights, Homepolish designer Emma Lesser…

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Characterized by steel-framed windows and breathtaking ceiling height, Emma painted…

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For a bit of life, the group found a Meyer lemon tree for the living room. Since there…

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The challenging purple-gray shade of the sofa made the area rug choice difficult, but…

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Naomi is OBSESSED with the white horse print by Jennifer Meyers.

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There's the couple's dog Dillon... who they jokingly say inspired the aesthetic of the space.

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The home cleverly marries high and low. For example, in the dining area, a high-end…

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Old pendants in the kitchen were swapped for glass orbs from Restoration Hardware.

An Edgy, Family-Friendly Home in Seattle

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Moving cross-country from Brooklyn to Seattle, the Rinella family of five needed a home that reflected their hip personality. Homepolish's Joy Rondello layered in sculptural lighting, artwork, and even a collection of animal skulls.

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Another skull watches over the master bed.

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But even with the rustic element, there are glam moments like this nailhead …

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And don't forget this absolutely comfortable wire-framed lounge chair. We can imagine…

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When the Rinella family moved cross-country from Brooklyn to Seattle, they upgraded to…

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We love this moment! If you look closely at the top left frame, it's an old bet Steve…

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The family's gallery wall is constantly morphing, incorporating everything from…

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In the powder room, wallpaper by Walnut Wallpaper is in a fun, organic pattern.

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We couldn't get enough of this scene, so we had to shoot it from three angles. We just HAD to!

A Glamorous NY Studio for Deepica Mutyala

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Following social media maven and beauty expert Deepica Mutyala, her life seems absolutely fabulous. But her studio apartment in Hell's Kitchen was a chaotic mess of photo equipment and boxes. Homepolish's Amy Row (who is fabulous in her own right) shows us how she made the space ab fab.

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This is Deepica's office filming area/makeup vanity alcove. It is tucked behind the…

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This image captures the way the canopy draperies separate the office from the dreamy…

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This image is another angle of the dreamy bed oasis with the fun "be bold" neon sign.…

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This is Deepica's OOTD (outfit of the day in Instagram speak) money spot. This is…

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This gives you a good idea of how the space looks all together. We did the clear…

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I found the metallic credenza on a resale site. Sometimes you have to dig through the…

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And here's Deepica and I on the couch. I love this one where we're sitting side by…

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Deepica's "my apartment is an emoji!" moment. I love this shot! Deepica texted me this…

A Grecian Escape Via Chicago

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Sometimes you go on a vacation, and you simply never want to go home. Luckily, for the Adhi family, Homepolish's Devon Fromm recreated the sensation of the Aegean coast right in their Chicago living and dining room.

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While the teardrop chandelier was already existing, Devon had a custom dining table…

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White bone-inlay drawers on this console table match the stucco in the painting.

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The fireplace surround was replaced by white stacked stone, another reference to the…

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Of particular emotional significance, the family has the father's piano he used to…

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Other blue pops come throughout the room, like this little flower vase or the textiles…

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See! Here's some more blue! This entryway bench also happens to be by Icon Modern too.

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After a trip to Greece, the Adhi family came home with a gorgeous painting of the…

ALALA’s Flexible and Functional SoHo Office

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When it came to a white box space in SoHo, Homepolish's Tina Rich turned it into a multifunctional headquarters and design studio for the activewear brand ALALA.

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In reception, Tina opted to feature some of the brand's amazing photography instead of…

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Even the work stations are classy with either brass-framed task chairs or ones in leather.

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Tina also sprinkled in some of her own ceramics in the office.

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Take in that view! With three sides of windows, the ALALA staff can see the Empire…

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Oh, that's how.

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Between the charcoal gray walls and the classic wishbone chairs, we don't know what's classier.

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When ALALA, an activewear brand headquartered in SoHo moved to a new white-box space,…

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The showroom features custom blackened steel clothing racks and a gorgeous conference…

An Inspiring Child’s Room in Dallas

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For a growing little boy, Homepolish's Dana Frieling took a safari-themed toddler room to a "big boy room" full of inspiration and daring design choices.

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When Madeleine Lam hired Homepolish's Dana Frieling to redesign her son's bedroom, the…

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White shiplap was already existing in the space, and Madeleine, an avid photography…

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Believe it or not, the "chalkboard" is an acrylic-and-pastel mural by a local artist.…

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In addition to some of the little boy's favorite scientific findings, the mural shows…

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A favorite spot for reading and relaxing, Dana placed an Eero Aarnio shell chair.

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In the "study" area, Dana covered the walls in Astroturf! It's like the room is…

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A built-in desk even features the turf, with blown-up photos of vibrant bugs.

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And no boy's room would be complete without some science fiction figurines! The force…