See the 2019 Kips Bay Decorator Show House

Photography by Marco Ricca.

Springtime holds a special place in the heart of New Yorkers; as the city thaws and NYCxDesign draws ever closer, the annual reveal of the never fails to kick off the season on a high note. This year was no exception. A total of 23 designers overhauled the 22-room, 12,000 square-foot Upper East Side residence chosen to host this year's Show House.

The show of top talent in architecture and interior design draws thousands of visitors per year to benefit the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club. Each designer was given seven weeks to completely overhaul their assigned rooms in the residence, which opened to the public on May 2 and will remain open through May 30. Kohler, AJ Madison, Hearst Design Group, Morgan Stanley, Benjamin Moore, Cambria, The Rug Company, The Shade Store, New York Design Center, and Schumacher sponsored this year's Show House.

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Highlights from the transformed property, located at 36-38 East 74th Street, include ' delightfully playful Salon des Chiens near the entryway. What would traditionally be the home's reception area was transformed by Bridges into a space for dogs and their walkers to clean up after outings about the city and relax.

Upstairs, designer turned the top-floor aerie into a feminine artist's studio. According to Huh, the "environment of strong silhouettes, bold strokes of color and pattern," celebrate the act of contemplation and creativity. A floor-to-ceiling collage—a wallcovering by Fromental—is evocative of Cubist master George Braques, while eclectic artwork from Cynthia Byrnes Contemporary Art compliments the mood of playful exuberance. 

Several designers, including , , , and , created refreshingly bright studies and libraries for the lady of the house. 

Keep reading to see every room from the 2019 Kips Bay Decorator Show House. The residence is open through May 30, 2019.



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. Photography by Luis Sanchez Hernandez.
. Photography by Marco Ricca.
. Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
. Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
. Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
Design Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
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in collaboration with Daniel Kahan Architecture. Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
Photography by Nickolas Sargent.
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. Photography by Matthew Williams Photography.
. Photography by Vicente Wolf.
Young Huh LLC. Photography by Ngoc Minh Ngo.

Can't get enough of Kips Bay? Check out the 2018 Decorator Show House.

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